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04/24/2008 Net Audio

I was going through my old files and came across a net I recorded April 24th, 2008 which would have been the net that happened 10 years ago today. Net control was Mike W9MM and the check ins were as follows: KB9TYC – Paul N0DTO – Herb KC9NME – Jerry N9LUG – Dale WB9WKT – Rod KC9IVY – Elwin K9YLI …

Skywarn Training

The Barron County Sheriff’s Department will be hosting 2 Skywarn Classes that will be conducted by the National Weather Service in Chanhassen MN. When: May 2nd from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m Where: EOC at the Barron County Justice Center. 1420 STH 25 N, Barron WI 54812 There is no charge and registration is …

Sawyer County Technician Class

Sawyer County ARES/RACES is holding a Technician License Class. The schedule is as follows: Friday, April 29th: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday, April 30th: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday, May 1st: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. There will be breaks on Saturday and Sunday for lunch and supper. Testing will take place Sunday at 2:00 p.m. The class …

AMATEURS CONVERGE TO HELP TORNADO-STRICKEN TOWN

The following appeared in The ARRL Letter on September 6, 2002. An Amateur Radio Emergency Service team is on the scene in the northwestern Wisconsin community of Ladysmith, which was devastated by a tornado on Labor Day. ARRL Wisconsin Section Manager Don Michalski, W9IXG, reports that the first wave of ARES volunteers arrived in the Rusk County town of nearly …