Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Lunch with the EC

The ARRL Emergency Coordinator (EC) is appointed by the Section Manager (or at the SM's discretion, the SEC may make the appointment).

The ARRL Emergency Coordinator is the person responsible for the ARES group at the local level. Working with local community officials, the Section Emergency Coordinator (SEC), and other field appointees, the EC leads his or her local ARES group through the planning, preparedness, and response phases.

The "EC" for Wayne and Holmes County is Doug Hunter and he welcomes local hams (or anyone interested)  to join him for lunch each Tuesday at 11:30am.

The location is Bishops restaurant located at 1638 Old Columbus Rd. Wooster. 

Monday, February 15, 2021

Skywarn training 2021

Due to a staffing shortage, the NWS office in Cleveland will not be holding any resident (in person) Skywarn classes for Spring 2021. The link below will take you to the 2021 "on line" training schedule.


Thursday, December 17, 2020

River Ice Spotter Training -Jan 26, 2021

The focus of the training will be on identifying, monitoring, and reporting river ice in your area. Help us and your community stay ahead of ice jam flooding!   


General Information

  • Training is free to attend
  • Individual Registration is requested
  • Program lasts approximately 45 min with questions afterwards
  • Recommended for local, state, or federal officials with responsibilities for the protection of life and property, or responsible for conditions along area streams and rivers. Attendees must be 18 years or older.  
  • The training is presented by NWS Hydrologists in Ohio, however the training can be attended by residents outside of the state. The content will be useful for any interested parties though some details may be specific to the local area.  



Sunday, April 5, 2020

Nightly “Bandana Net”

Join us nightly @7pm for the informal “Bandana Net”. This is a quick roundtable net that will allow us to keep in touch during the COVID-19 uncertainty. 
147.21 (Wooster repeater)

Buckeye Net Mixed Interop KD8TTE Ep 030