Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator News

Dennis Gedeon, KB0NHW, notified me that he is resigning his position as ASEC for the Missouri Section, effective July 31st. Dennis recently retired from FEMA and is now planning to move to Idaho for his retirement. Dennis served many years as SEC and ASEC for the Missouri Section. I appreciate the assistance that Dennis provided …

Missouri Section Activity Report – July 2015

The severe weather has given us a break this month but torrential rains have caused flash flooding in some areas of the state and amateur radio was there assisting. Hopefully, August will just besummer without all of the excitement. District News: District A: ¬†Carroll County EC, Bill Sweeney W0WTS participated as an exercise team member …

Missouri Section Activity Report – June 2015

Severe weather and copious amounts of rain continued to fall on Missouri in June as can be evidenced by the number of emergency operations reported this month. Most of the Districts reported activation for severe weather support. As the July heat arrives now, remember to plan for extra water and appropriate clothing when working outside …

Missouri Section Activity Report – May 2015

It looks like the spring severe weather season has finally hit our state after a somewhat quiet April. ARES activity in the form of weather spotting and flood evacuation activity was reported this month. In a cooperative endeavor, Missouri ARES, Mo. Traffic Net, and MESN have been working with SEMA to develop a resource request …