Arrowhead Radio Amateurs Club
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ARROWHEAD RADIO AMATEURS CLUB HOME PAGE WØGKP
AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS GROUP WAS FOUNDED OVER 86 YEARS
(Dec. Ø3, 1929) TO PROMOTE
THE GROWTH AND ENJOYMENT OF
HAM RADIO IN THE NORTHEASTERN
MINNESOTA AND NORTHWESTERN
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2016 EVENTS CALENDAR
AWARDS and CERTIFICATES
CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS
DX this week
PLACES OF INTEREST
Gary Minter KD9ABS has made great
improvements since he had ungone a heart
transplant at the Mayo clinic in Rochester Mn. His wife Del
KEØCLI has set up a Caring Bridge link to keep us informed on his
progress. Connect to the
www.caringbridge.org and follow the instructions. The pass word
for Gary's page is lifeisprecious . A great way to keep track of our
ARAC member as he recovers from his transplant.
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.
HAM BREAKFAST is on Saturday February 27, 2Ø16
at 7:30-8:ØØ A.M. at Chalet Restaurant.
The Chalet is on Highway 53 just past the Menard's store. See you
The January 2Ø16 newsletter is now on the web
site. Same place as always. Thanks Diane and Jeff for the hard
Note that the February
Ø2, 2Ø16 board meeting will be at Sammy's Pizza in West Duluth. Eats
6:ØØ pm meeting at 6:3Ø-7:ØØ pm.
Our February 11, 2Ø16 meeting will be held at the
will start meeting at 7:ØØ
pm. The program will be a presentation by Denny Anderson WØDIO
on his trip to Canada.
If a new
testing opportunity is scheduled, you can go to the drop down menu and look under testing for what is happening. Go to testing for more info.
The Dakota Division of the ARRL American Radio Relay League has it's own
webpage. The 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.
Interested in DX countries on the HF frequencies? Then go to
for the latest
Additions have been made to the club history. Take time and see some
of the beginnings of our group.
In February of 2015 the FCC went paperless to cut costs and trim
overhead. This means that licenses will "NOT" be sent by mail
anymore for new licensees or renewals. The ARRL has set up a nice
URL with a great explanation of how to get a copy of your license.
for information on how to get a paper copy
of your license.
ARRL Awards QSL Card Checking at Hamfest
The ARRL field checking program provides League members
the opportunity to have QSL cards for all ARRL awards checked locally
without having to mail their cards to League headquarters in Newington.
Mike Cizek, WØVTT, of St Charles MN is a DXCC Card Checker and is eligible
to check cards for all ARRL awards; DXCC, VUCC, WAC and WAS. Mike will be
at the Arrowhead RAC Hamfest in Superior WI on 7 May at the ARRL table.
Mike also makes regular trips to visit family in Duluth and can be
available to check cards on these trips. Please contact him for more
Complete information on the ARRL awards and Card
Checking programs are on the League web site:
For further information on any ARRL awards and the
application process, please contact Mike at
email@example.com. His complete
contact info can be found on the ARRL web site here:
Nick KDØYQA Joe KDØYQC and John KEØEXF
and Dave KEØHHQ
didn't operate except Gene NØVRM
Joe KDØYQC and
and Joe KDØYQC
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.
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Day Jan 30
Ice Station ZZL
Wolf Track Sled
Dog Feb 28
Fest May 07
Expo July 16
Ultra July 30
Picnic Aug. 07
Triathlon Aug. 28
Trail Sept 09-10
Mile Sept 11
Marathon Sept 17
Race Oct 15
Memorial Dec.30-31, Nov. 01 Done
Watch for changes to the DCM radio club. No
current meetings scheduled.
Winter Field Day 2Ø16
Nick KDØYQA Joe KDØYQC and John KEØEXF
Jeff KDØDHF and Al K9KDK with a donation to the fish fry.
Waiting for fish?
Denny WØDIO and Mike NØPDG
Our gracious host WØLWU and KDØYLN in the back ground.