Radio Club PO Box 1 Auburn ME 04212
Repeaters: Livermore DStar 443.3, Lewiston System Fusion 146.61 PL 88.5 Node ID 18483 Room ID
28483, System Fusion Poland 147.315
PL 103.5, System Fusion in Livermore on 146.895-pl 103.5.
Corona Virus News
APRIL 10/11th, 2020 LEWISTON CONVENTION IS OFFICIALY CANCELED.
ALSO OUR PLAN TO MOVE THE CONVENTION TO SEPTEMBER IS ALSO
SEE YOU NEXT YEAR, 2021.
Visit the w1npp.org web page for updates.
Lewiston hamfest has been CANCELED including September 11 and 12 2020 dates.
Committee Cancels Dayton Hamvention 2020
by W8HJR Media Chairman 3/15/2020
Hamvention Executive Committee has been monitoring the COVID19
pandemic. We have worked very closely with our local and state health
departments. It is with a very heavy heart the Hamvention Executive
Committee has decided to cancel Hamvention for this year. This decision
is extremely difficult for us but with around two months until the
Great Gathering we felt this action necessary. More specific details
regarding the closure will soon be posted HERE
Thank you for your understanding in this time of International Crisis.
General Chairman HV2020
you proud of your ham shack and want to show it off? Got pictures of
public service events you or your club were involved with? Email us a
picture we can print on the front page of the ACORN newsletter. email newsletter pictures Thank You.
Lakes Region 3rd Annual Ham Fest Flea and VE SessionCANCELED
April 18, 2020 8 AM – 1 PM
Come join us at The Ossipee Town Hall Gymnasium , 55 Main Street, Center Ossipee, NH 03814.
30 tables available for vendors $10.00 a table and that includes admission. Individual admission is $5.00. Non-refundable.
Go to our welcome page at W1BST.ORG and click on our “contact us” tab
at the top. Tell us how many tables you need and your contact
information. Then go back to the welcome page and scroll down to the
donation button and make your payment to the general fund.
We have a hotdog concession stand including coffee, sodas and
Sharie’s delicious homemade muffins, chocolate chip cookies, and
Testing session for licensing to follow. TEST SESSION ALSO CANCELED
Shawn E. Marcotte KC1DNA
President of LRRA
For a look back at local radio history from the commercial side watch this on you tube
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The history of WLAM from sign on in 1947 to the present.
The next club Breakfast at Kristis' Cafe 767 Minot Ave, Auburn,
Maine has been CANCELED, Sorry.
news: The Black Mountain Rumford repeater 146.910 is now linked to the
Streaked Mountain repeater 224.62 and the Pikes Hill Norway 147.120
System Fusion Net Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the Poland repeater 147.315 pl 103.5.
The Lewiston Net is Thursday night at 7:30 on the 146.61 repeater pl 88.5.
next club meeting is scheduled for Wednesday April 1, 2020 7 p.m. on
the repeater 146.610 - pl 88.5 Lewiston, Maine. Our meetings will be on
the air because it may be after June before St. Marys' will have
the building open to us. Discussion of the status of the linking of our
repeaters together may be discussed. Election of officers is usually
held at the April meeting, maybe it will be tabled, maybe not, stay
tuned to .61 and be ready to cast your vote.
The FCC will no longer send you a
copy of your new license when you renew or upgrade unless you ask for
A new service to connect hams who
need help with ham projects with those who can help is here
Matt kb1yfn needs a coax and needs help setting up a station and checking SWR on the HF and VHF bands. Contact him at Matt
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and others in the series then come to our meetings.
President: Lee Trask w1lwt
Vice President Pete Thuotte N1ZRL
News Letter Editor:
Harold Hartley N1LLU
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