Missouri Action Activity Report – February 2017

The ARRL has published the 20016 statistics for ARES nationwide. Missouri Section is 7th in the nation in reported membership with 1358 members and 4th in the nation in reported man hours with 34,895 valued at $663,005 using $19 per hour. This is quite an accomplishment for our Section and shows our dedication to supporting …

Missouri Section Activity Report – December 2016

The year 2016 has come and gone. Did you notice the extra second? I didn’t. ARES® activity in the Missouri Section continues to be strong. 1232 ARES Missouri Section members donated 33,733 manhours particpating in training, nets, public service and serving various agencies during emergencies. This is a great demonstration of the committment of the membership …

Missouri Amateur Radio Parity Act (MARPA)

By now you should have heard from the ARRL that the Amateur Radio Parity Act, the Federal version, did not get through the US Senate but was tabled as a result of one Senator, Bill Nelson (Democrat), of Florida.  This was the same Bill (HR-1301) that had received unanimous voice vote and passed without objection …