Update on NOAA Weather Radio Outage Since the Office Move

Rob Macedo, KD1CY writes on SKYWARN_Announce: NWS Boston/Norton issued a Public Information Statement regarding the NOAA Weather Radio outage and that a couple transmitters are back on air. Details can be seen at the following link: http://www.wx1box.org/local/PNS_noaa_wx_radio_move_3_28_18.txt We will provide updates on the NOAA Weather Radio status as time allows. …

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Clay Center ARC Technician Class Begins March 28, 2018

The Clay Center Amateur Radio Club, in conjunction with Brookline Adult and Community Education (BA&CE) and Newton Community Education (NCE)  will offer a six-week Technician Class course beginning Wednesday, March 28, 2018 for adults and child-parent pairs to facilitate their successful completion of the FCC radio license test. Children who …

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Barnstable ARC Members Provided EmComm At Shelters

Barnstable Amateur Radio Club members were active with the Cape and Islands ARES call-up.  “They were the primary operators at the Cape Cod Regional Technical High School in Harwich,  and the Barnstable Intermediate School in Barnstable,” reports Barnstable ARC president Mark Petruzzi, WA1EXA. Both of the locations were opened to …

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KD1CY, KB1KQW to Participate in National Hurricane Conference, March 27, 2018

Eastern Massachusetts ARRL field organization staffers Rob Macedo, KD1CY and Jim Palmer, KB1KQW will participate in the National Hurricane Conference Amateur Radio Workshop on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM. KD1CY is Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator and ARES SKYWARN Coordinator; KB1KQW is a District Emergency Coordinator. Macedo will present opening …

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Cape Ann ARA: “Go Kits” Open House, March 20, 2018

Gardner H. Winchester II, KA1BTK writes on CAARA list: “Please join us at [the Cape Ann Amateur Radio Association] for Tuesday evening’s Open House, 4:00 – 9:00 PM or any time in between! This week, we want to try something new.  We’re going to try to run a bit of an info session.  The topic will be …

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