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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 date has been set for the 2014 Carlton County Fallfest.  It will be on Saturday September 27 at the   4 Seasons Sports Facility on Hiway 210 in Carlton.  Look in the menu for swapfest updates for your poster.

 

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 August 3, 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 August newsletter is now on the web site.  Same place as always.  Thanks Diane and Jeff for the hard work.

Note that the September 2, 214 board meeting will be at Sammy's Pizza in West Duluth.  Eats 6: pm meeting at 6:3-7: pm.

Our August 14, 214 meeting will be held at the Copper Top Church.  We will start meeting at 7: pm.   The program is to be announced.  See you there.

There is a new August testing opportunity 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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DCM Fox Hunt 2014

 

Saturday August 16, 214

 

 

The site of our Duluth Children's Museum Fox Hunt.

   

 

A picture or our group at the Glensheen Mansion.

 

 

One of the first teams to locate the fox was team KC0YQC.

Young, old and families were all present.

AJ, leader of team KDYPZ.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

  Superior Fall Trail                    Sept 05-06

  NS Inline Marathon                  Sept 13

  Wild Duluth Race                     Oct   18

 

 

 

DCM Fox Hunt 2014

 

 

 

 

The group was broken into 6 teams. Teams KC9WYV, KDYPZ, KDYQA, KDYQB, KDYQC, KDYPX.

 

 

Do you think the kids were excited?

 

  

 

Instructions from the mentors.

 

  

 

This was part of the reward for the fox hunt.  Cake and water. 

 

 

 

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