High Valley Amateur Radio Club
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Wasatch Back Tri County Amateur Radio Group
Morgan, Summit, Wasatch
Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 147.360 MHz PL 100 Hz
Day: Second Thursday
Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 145.610 MHz
Day: Second Thursday
Time: 8:30 P (2030)
Freq: 145.010 MHz
Wasatch County Hams
|FCC Invites Comments on Proposed Rules for New LF and MF Amateur Allocations|
Date Published: Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:46:00 -0400
The FCC is inviting comments on its recent proposals to authorize Amateur Radio operation on two new bands -- an LF allocation at 135.7 to 137.8 kHz (2200 meters), and an MF allocation at 472-479 kHz (630 meters). Amateur Radio would be secondary on both bands. Comments are due August 31. Reply comments -- ie, comments on comments filed -- are due by September 30. The FCC allocated 135.7 to 137...
|FCC Speedily Dismisses Petitions to Alter Amateur Service Rules|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:34:00 -0400
Acting with near lightning speed, the FCC has dismissed two petitions for rule making calling for separate amendments to the Part 97 Amateur Service rules. Willison H. Gormly, WD0BCS, of Des Moines, New Mexico, filed both petitions on June 16, and the FCC turned them away on July 1. Gormly had requested that the FCC amend §97.301(e) of the rules by dividing it into separate sub-paragraphs for t...
|CEDAR Conference Participants Dig Into Science of Interest to Radio Amateurs|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:10:00 -0400
|Phillip Groves, N8SFO, Named as West Virginia Section Manager|
Date Published: Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:58:00 -0400
Phillip Groves, N8SFO, has been appointed as ARRL West Virginia Section Manager. Groves, of Beckley, succeeds the late Charles Hardy, WV8CH, of Fayetteville, who died on June 14, apparently as the result of accidental electrocution while working on an antenna at his home.
“This position will present me with new opportunities to further promote Amateur Radio participation and membership for radio...
|Museum Donates Doug DeMaw, W1FB, Homebrew Equipment|
Date Published: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:21:00 -0400
|ARRL Headquarters Will Be Closed on Friday, July 3 |
Date Published: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:04:00 -0400
ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. There will be no edition of ARRL Audio News and no W1AW bulletins or code practice on July 3. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend!
|Senate Sponsor of “Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015” said Bill Promotes Regulatory Transparency, Equality|
Date Published: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:55:00 -0400
US Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS), who sponsored “The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015” in the Senate, had said the bill he introduced, with original cosponsor Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), would allow for transparency and equality in the regulatory process. S. 1685 and its identically worded US House version H.R. 1301 direct the FCC to provide “regulatory parity” for Amateur radio operators. Wicker ...
|ARRL Website Has New Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 Page|
Date Published: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:04:00 -0400
Now that there is Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 legislation in both chambers of the US Congress, the League has a combined web page to accommodate activities on behalf of the two bills. The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 is H.R. 1301 in the US House of Representatives and S. 1685 in the US Senate. The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 page provides a clearing house for all information on th...
|“Founders and Patriots of the Republic” is Theme of Annual 13 Colonies Event|
Date Published: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:30:00 -0400
|States, Counties, Communities Recognize the Value of Amateur Radio, Field Day|
Date Published: Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:38:00 -0400
Several US states, counties, and communities this month took the opportunity to formally recognize the value of Amateur Radio and the occasion of ARRL Field Day.
Connecticut Gov Dannel Malloy has proclaimed June 22-28 as Amateur Radio Week. His proclamation noted that the ARRL is headquartered in Connecticut and has been “promoting and advancing the art, science, and enjoyment of Amateur Radio” ...
|The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 Introduced in the US Senate|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:00:00 -0400
[UPDATED 2015-06-29 1937 UTC] A companion Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 bill has been introduced in the US Senate. Mississippi Republican Sen Roger Wicker introduced S. 1685 on June 25, with Sen Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat of Connecticut, as the initial cosponsor. The Senate bill joins an identical measure in the US House, H.R. 1301, which was introduced in March. Both measures would dire...
|The ARRL Letter Tops 100,000 Subscribers!|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:56:00 -0400
|Canadian Satellite Will Listen for ARRL Field Day Stations|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:47:00 -0400
A Canadian research satellite will listen for Amateur Radio transmissions during ARRL Field Day as it passes over the US early on Sunday (UTC). The University of Calgary’s “Enhanced Polar Outflow Probe (ePOP) Radio Receiver Instrument (RRI)” on the CASSIOPE satellite.
“The RRI will monitor 30 kHz band segments in the CW portions of the 40 and 80 meter amateur bands during 2-minute segments on 28...
|HAM RADIO 2015 Gets Under Way in Friedrichshafen, Germany|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:43:00 -0400
The 40th anniversary edition of HAM RADIO is now under way in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The event, which takes place near Lake Constance, attracted more than 17,000 visitors in 2014, including contingents from the ARRL and the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU). The Deutscher Amateur Radio Club (DARC) is a Ham Radio cosponsor, and its theme for this year’s gathering is “Space stations, sa...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:09:00 -0400
This was a very active week for solar flares and aurora. On Monday and Tuesday the planetary A index was 55 and 76, indicating a geomagnetic storm. The planetary A index was high again on Thursday, June 25 at 33, and the high latitude college A index was 42.
It turns out that the magnetometer at Fredericksburg, Virginia was knocked out on five of the seven days, so the mid-latitude A index we ar...