Missouri Section April 2019 Activity Report

Plans are in process for a statewide communications exercise on June 15 in the morning. This is going to be the first statewide exercise in a number of years. The scenario is in development at this time.  It looks like we will be using HF, VHF and digital methods of communications to track evacuees from …

Missouri Section March 2019 Activity Report

Is it Spring or Winter? It’s Missouri weather, for sure. As Mother nature can’t seem to make up her mind as to what season we are in, we must be prepared as we move into the peak season for severe weather. Weather spotting (Skywarn) is definitely one of the activities that is supported by ARES.  …

Missouri Section February 2019 Activity Report

ARES Missouri Section Training Information With the release of the new ARES Strategic Plan by the ARRL Board of Directors, we need to begin the process of having Missouri Section ARES complying with the new training requirements. This will bring ARES training to a uniform level across the nation and help us to understand the …

Missouri Section January 2019 Activity Report

It’s a new year and changes are coming. We wait to see the final copy of the ARES Strategic plan. Information obtained from the ARRL Board meeting minutes indicate that the requirements are changing from the original proposed plan. ICS 300 & 400 are optional and the costs related to taking the EmComm courses has …