Category Archive: Events

Feb 09

Next meeting – Tuesday, March 13, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.

AGENDA:  Traffic handling MONTHLY MEETINGS MEETINGS – 2ND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH – 6:30 P.M. LARSC/ ARES NETS – meet year round – every Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. local time (except meeting nights) ————————————— The 2018 VE test scheduled dates are: Saturday morning, March 03, 2018 Tuesday evening, May 15, 2018 Tuesday evening, July …

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Feb 01

Next NB9QV Cobia Event – Museum Ships on the Air – June 2-3, 2018

The annual Museum Ships on the Air event is sponsored by the NJ2BB Battleship New Jersey Amateur Radio. Station.  For more information check their webpage – This is one of NB9QV’s USS Cobia Amateur Radio Club annual events.  The group also sponsors another special event for Veteran’s Day in November. Local amateur radio operators …

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Oct 01

Minutes from the last meeting…………..

January 9, 2018 Antenna plans and laptop replacement are still works in progress.  John KD9IBT reported that only 32 emails addresses out of approximately 175 amateur license holders in Manitowoc County are listed on  Sending postcards listing our 2018 events and an invitation to attend an open house were tabled pending further discussion once …

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Feb 10

Field Day photos and photos from recent meetings…………

RECENT MEETING PRESENTATIONS –                               FIELD DAY – AN ANNUAL EVENT Each year, amateur radio operators throughout the U.S. set up operations in backyards, public parks, parking lots on the last full weekend in June…………..and participate in ARRL’s Field Day Event. …

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Jan 31

LARSC – Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club

The Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club (LARSC) was formed to enable the local radio club to purchase affordable liability insurance required to rent space for their new W9RES station location.  The ARES/RACES group has shared space at the Red Cross office in Manitowoc, but will need to vacate that property. As an affiliated ARRL-sanctioned club, …

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Nov 14


USS Cobia Activation – November 2013 here’s a video of our last Nuclear Plant drill – starts at 45:45          

Apr 09

W9RES Repeater

******Our repeater is up and running****** Set your radios to 146.895 with a PL tone of 100.0. Nets are held on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m.   A follow-up digital net is in the works.  (No nets on meeting nights, every other week schedule in the summer)    

Jul 12

2012 Field Day

.Manitowoc County ARES/RACES members enjoyed views of the Mariner’s Trail on Lake Michigan when they participated in the 2012 Field Day Event on Saturday, June 25.   Field Day is the single most popular on-the-air ham radio event  held annually in the US and Canada.  On the fourth weekend of June of each year, radio amateurs …

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