Category «Misc.»

MESN Net Opening for 2017 Solar Eclipse

All ARES Members: The Missouri Emergency Services Net (MESN) will open on a standby basis on August 21st at 10:00AM on 3.963 MHz. This net will be available for any traffic that might need to be relayed during the 2017 Solar Eclipse in Missouri. Checkins will be taken at 10:00 AM and the net will …

Ken Baremore, W0KRB, Former Missouri ARES SEC SK

I received the following email saddly annoucing the passsing of Ken Baremore, W0KRB who was the previous Missouri Section Emergency Coordinator. KB3HF _____________________________________________________________________________________ It is with deep sorrow that I pass on the informatio that Ken Baremore W0KRB became a silent key this morning after a battle with cancer.  Below is the funeral and visitation …

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 …

Mass Care Exercise – August 24, 2016

John Howard, K0VET has submitted an After Action Report on the MESN participation in the Mass Care Exercise held on August 24, 2016. Click on this link to view the report – MASS CARE EXERCISE AFTER ACTION RPT AUG 24 2016