Category: News

Welcoming (Or not Welcoming) New Hams

Norbert Sichterman‎ to Ham Radio Operators I went to FD this weekend and didn’t know anyone there and they didn’t accept me so I started helping and made new friends! Whaddya know!? Maybe when you go to a new ham club and…

CQ Maritimes

Greetings all, The new fusion repeater in Amherst VE1AMH  145.190- is up and running and quite active. We have called the room “CQ Maritimes” with hope to have local conversations among maritime amateurs.  With all the fusion radios that have…

New hams in Truro!

New Hams at the Truro Amateur Radio Club After running a radio course, the TARC is pleased to annouce that all of those who wrote the exam passed, achieving basic with honours. One more student has yet to write. Here…

VE1AMH Fusion update

Greetings all, A work party headed by Lorne Anderson VE1BXK will be heading to the repeater site in Leicester tomorrow morning (Sat. June 1st) to install Wires-X to the new WestCumb ARC Fusion repeater VE1AMH 145.190- CTCSS tone frequency 100.0…

Content for all hams

Recently I got an email grumbling about how the daily newsletter has been nothing more than a list of silent keys. Without any other content being submitted the only ‘news’ will be items that I run across on my own.…

VE1KWW – Karl Webb

With regret, I wish to inform you of the passing of Karl/VE1KWW, His obituary can be viewed at https://www.dignitymemorial.com/en-ca/obituaries/halifax-ns/karl-webb-8261768

HARC Flea Market

THE HALIFAX ARC FLEA MARKET   WHEN – Saturday May 25th 2019   WHERE– Same location as last year The Royal Canadian Legion 45 Sackville Cross Road Lower Sackville   TIME Sellers may set up after 8 AM Buyers allowed…

VE1FC – Freddie Muise

With regret, I wish to inform you of the passing of Freddie/VE1FC, His obituary can be viewed at https://www.meteghanfuneralhome.ca/obituary/fredrick-freddie-muise

Happy Mothers Day!

An early mothers day post because I’ll be away. Wishing all the best to all the mom hams and the moms who put up with hams! Note: I’ve been away for a week or so, I see a number of…