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 …

Missouri Section June 2017 Activity Report

Field Day 2017 has come and gone. From the number of training hours reported this month, it looks like attendance was good at the various Field Day operations around the Section. I received a couple of FD messages. Thanks to all that participated in this annual event. The next big event on the calendar for …

Missouri Section May 2017 Activity Report

May has come and gone and the heat is on now as we start June. Activity reports for May are lower as 3 Districts did not report. I hope that everyone understands the need for reporting our activities. ARRL has provided a new EC reporting form that has had some problems this month in the …

Missouri Section April 2017 Activity Report

The end of April and the beginning of May saw many areas of the state facing a deluge of rain and the subsquent flooding of many streams and rivers. Some ARES® activiations occurred to help with communications in the areas affected. SEMA opened their radio room for any incoming traffic and a new SEMA contact …