Category «Misc.»

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

Dave Colvett, K4WWV – SK

It is with sadness that I wish to note that Dave Colvett, K4WWV, District E DEC has passed suddenly Saturday. Dave’s obituary is below. DAVID PITTMAN COLVETT, age 63, a resident of Bertrand, died Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at …

SEMA Contact Information via Amateur Radio

Please check the following document for information on contacting SEMA via amateur radio. J.D. Simmons, WA0BER, put together this information to help clarify methods of  contacting SEMA via radio and sending Resource Request forms from EOCs. Click on the following link to download the pdf document. SEMA Amateur Radio Connectivity 2016 73, Jeff KB3HF Missouri SEC