HOA’s are waking up to the Amateur Radio Parity Act, encouraging their members/residents to fight it by, let’s say ‘stretching the truth’ a bit about what the act would mean for them and us.
We talk about that with ARRL President Kay Craigie N3KN and Roanoke Division Director Dr. Jim Boehner N2ZZ at the Shelby NC hamfest (and Roanoke Division Convention) held over the Labor Day weekend.
We also discuss the ARRL dues increase, and Kay tells us that she will not be seeking a new term as League president, retiring after 30 years of service to the ARRL in various elected positions.
June 6, 2015. Today we had the pleasure of a celebratory meeting of the expedition team, its largest institutional supporter, and the vessel skipper.... Read more
The University of Calgary’s “Enhanced Polar Outflow Probe (ePOP) Radio Receiver Instrument (RRI)” on the CASSIOPE satellite was able to detect several... Read more
International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (ILLW) is this weekend — August 20-21 (always the third weekend in August). The 2-day event gets under way... Read more