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2017 Spotter Training Classes

The National Weather Service in Springfield, Missouri has posted its first listing of scheduled Spotter Training Classes for 2017. This listing is subject to change, so check it often. This listing is in the format of a Google Calendar which you can view below. This calendar has been merged into the Southwest Missouri Regional Skywarn […]

2017 Winter Field Day

The Cox Ham Radio task force and the Republic Repeater Group invites you to the 2017 Winter Field Day on Saturday, January 28, 2017, beginning at 8:00 a.m.  The turn out and amount of interest will determine how long they will stay operational throughout the day. The group will be operating out of the Cox Mobile […]

Support Missouri Amateur Radio Parity Act

Missouri House Bill 136, known as the Missouri Amateur Radio Parity Act, is a state-level version of the federal Amateur Radio Parity Act that the A.R.R.L. has been pushing for some time now. If passed, this bill would serve to ease Homeowner’s Association (HOA) / Property Owner’s Association (POA) rules as well as other municipal […]

2016 Ozarks Climate Summary

2016 was a year with well above normal temperatures across the area, with Springfield, Joplin and West Plains all in the top 10 warmest years on record.  Vichy was 11th warmest.  In fact, Springfield and West Plains both only had one month of the year with below normal temperatures (May). All but the far southeast […]

URGENT: Please Help a Fellow Ham

When disaster strikes, we amateur radio operators always step up to help others in need throughout our local and regional areas. This holiday season, tragedy struck within our own community of hams, and now is the time for us to come together and help one of our fellow operators and his family. On the morning […]

Youth: Win a HF Ham Radio Station!

update: This contest is now over.  Entry deadline was Friday, December 23, 2016.    We are leaving this news item up for archival reference. Announcing the “Win-a-Station Essay Contest for Youth! The Dave Kalter Youth DX Adventure (YDXA) is announcing an exciting essay contest for young amateurs. Due to the generosity of the 2016 raffle winner […]

2016 Skywarn Recognition Day

Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6 p.m. Central – Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 6 p.m. Central (December 3, 2016, from 0000z to 2400z) Skywarn Recognition Day was developed in 1999 by the National Weather Service and the American Radio Relay League. It celebrates the contributions that volunteer Skywarn radio operators make to the National Weather Service. […]

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