Club and Radio News

ARES /RACES Workshop 3 Nov 2018

Category: Club and Radio News
Published: Monday, 15 October 2018
Written by Craige Olson

Bob Craven, N7GTE, has asked me to send out a reminder about the ARES/RACES Workshop. Check-ins will begin Saturday morning at 0800 and the training will begin at 0900. The Work shop will be at a new location this year, 195 N 1950 W, Salt

Lake City, (Multi Agency State Office Building/Environment Quality Building).

 

Registration for this event will be different than in the past, please use Eventbrite.com , search for the ARES/RACES workshop on 3 Nov. We request that all registrations be submitted no later than Monday, 29 October.  This is so the meals can be ordered for the free lunch that will be provided.  Also we encourage you to register as soon as you can because there will be a limit on how many seats will be available. 

 

Contact Bob Craven, N7GTE, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more info if you have

questions.

 

ARRL Utah Section

Section Manager: Melvin T Parkes, NM7P

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Swaptoberfest Bridgerland ARC Oct 13

Category: Club and Radio News
Published: Monday, 08 October 2018
Written by Craige Olson

This is an annual swap meet hosted by BARC in the Cache
Valley during the month of October. Admission and tables are free. BARC
will have door prizes and light refreshments available. Set up 0700,
doors open at 0800. For more info go to
https://barconline.org/swaptoberfest/

New Repeater in SLC

Category: Club and Radio News
Published: Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Written by Craige Olson

Sammie "KA7EGC" has installed a 1.25 M repeater located near 9400 S 2400 E in Sandy.  It covers most of the Salt Lake Valley and extends north and south into portions of Davis and Utah Counties.  The frequency is 224.640 minus and a PL tone of 156.7.  You are encouraged to use it often.  

 

Thanks,

 

Johnny

 

K7ZZQ

Carol McWherter SK

Category: Club and Radio News
Published: Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Written by Craige Olson

Carol Farnsworth

McWherter

9/20/1949 ~ 8/14/2018

Carol passed away on August 14, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on September 20, 1949 to Theron and Donna Farnsworth in Salt Lake City. Carol attended Jordan High School and University of Utah. She met her sweetheart Eugene McWherter while square dancing and were married in the Salt Lake Temple on March 16, 1973. Carol served 35 years with the U.S. Military as a Support Tech. She was heavily involved with Ham Radio communications and as a Boy Scout Leader. Carol was always working on a craft.

Survived by her three sisters Marsha (Brian) Smith; Nancy (Brad) Ball; Connie Harris; brother-in-law Kerry Smith; 17 nieces and nephews; and 38 adopted grandchildren. She will be dearly missed. Preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister Sharon Smith; and nephew Stewart Smith. 

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, August 18th at 2:00 PM at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd. (10600 S.), Sandy. Friends may call upon the family during the viewings on Friday, August 17th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM and again on Saturday, August 18th from 1:00 to 1:45 PM. Online condolences at www.larkincares.com

 

 

Published in Deseret News on Aug. 16, 2018

 

Swap Meet and September Club Meeting

Category: Club and Radio News
Published: Saturday, 11 August 2018
Written by Craige Olson

You are invited to a Swap Meet and Club Meeting Saturday September 15 (the 3rd Saturday instead of the regular 2nd Saturday). It will be at the pavilion on the Southeast Corner of the South Davis Recreation Center (next to the junior high). Also known as the 4th North Park. We will start at 8:30 am and end at noon. Bring the radio stuff you would like to sell and come check out the radio stuff others have for sale. The club bookstore will be open.

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