Category Archive: Events

Jan 27

Next meeting – Tuesday, June 13 – MEET AT THE ARMORY!

We’ll be making plans for our Field Day operations- the weekend of June 24-25, and finalizing arrangements for the Brat Fry scheduled at Rob’s on Menasha Avenue in Manitowoc – Saturday June 17. MEETINGS – 2ND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH – 6:30 P.M. –  NO MONTHLY MEETINGS IN JULY – AUGUST LARSC/ ARES NETS – …

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Oct 01

Minutes from the last meeting…………..

 March 14, 2017 The Winlink project is progressing, and Mike KC9HQV and Yogi WN9Q gave a demo.  APRS was causing issues and have been turned off. TeamViewer Software will be added to the computer to aid in remote troubleshooting.  Mike and Yogi would like to set up  Winlink and digital nets.    The updated MOU …

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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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