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OUR AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS GROUP WAS FOUNDED OVER 84 YEARS AGO TO PROMOTE THE GROWTH AND ENJOYMENT OF HAM RADIO IN THE NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA AND NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN AREA.

 

 

 

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The A.R.A.C. handbook has been added to the web page. Go to the Forms and Preambles menu for your copy.  The copy of the handbook with new by-laws will be added as soon as it is available.

We are starting a new idea here on our website.  Go to the current information page, in the drop down menu, for more information on our newest idea Dr. ARAC.

ARAC HAM BREAKFAST is on Saturday October 25, 214 at 7:30-8:  A.M. at Chalet Restaurant.   The Chalet is on Highway 53 just past the Menard's store.  See you there.

The October newsletter is now on the web site.  Same place as always.  Thanks Diane and Jeff for the hard work.

Note that the November 4, 214 board meeting will be at Sammy's Pizza in West Duluth.  Eats 6: pm meeting at 6:3-7: pm.

Our November 13 214 meeting will be held at the Copper Top Church.  We will start meeting at 7: pm.   The program is to be announced.   Election nominations open and nominations for the W9IBM award will be taken too.  See you there.

A new testing opportunity is scheduled.  Go to the drop down menu and look under testing for what is happening.

The Dakota Division of the ARRL American Radio Relay League has it's own webpage.  The URL is http://www.arrldakota.org/.  A lot of good information on all of the 3 Dakota Division Sections.  Check it out.

Check out the new Contest information in the drop down menu or just click on this link.  www.thearac.org/contest.htm

Interested in DX countries on the HF frequencies?  Then go to www.thearac.org/DX this week  for the latest DX information.

Additions have been made to the club history.  Take time and see some of the beginnings of our group.

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   Go to http://roadtreking.com/north-shore-lake-superior/ for a story by Mike Wendland K8ZRH.   Mike visited our Field Day site and took some nice video and a great interview with our Field Day chair-person Denny WDIO.

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North Shore Inline Marathon 214

 

Saturday September 13, 214

 

 

 

    Denny W9DNY and Grant KCWUP waiting at the 1/2 marathon starts.

 

All set and just waiting to follow in the skaters.

 

Races started right on time and was real nice weather for the race.

 

 

 

Arial Lift Bridge at the tip of Lake Superior

 

Do you want to listen to the Skywarn activations in our local area that provide NWS Duluth with severe weather information.  Just click on one of the links below to listen.  Thanks to Travus KB9JZF at discoverpc.NET for setting this up.

Listen to the 94 repeater-Download and Open

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  Events: 214

  ARAC Ham Fest                       May 03                     Done

  Grandmas Marathon               June 21                     Done

  Field Day                                  June 28-29               Done

  Water Safety Expo                    July 17                      Done

  Voyager Trail Ultra                  July 26                      Done

  ARAC Picnic                            Aug. 03                     Done

  Superior Man Triathlon           Aug. 24                      Done                         

  Superior Fall Trail                    Sept 05-06                Done

  NS Inline Marathon                  Sept 13                          Done

  Wild Duluth Race                     Oct   18

 

 

 

Club meeting 09-11-214

 

 

 

 

The topic of the meeting was St. Louis River restoration.

 

 

Martha kept the attention of the viewers and also played to a quieter than normal room

 

  

 

A nice size crowd stayed for her program.

 

  

Many aspects were discussed.

 

 

 

Many questions were asked.

 

 

 

Almost everyone stayed for the whole presentation.   Thank you Martha for an excellent presentation.