Category: News

We’re Back!

The site was down for a little bit due to technical difficulty. We are back online now 🙂 If you have any content you would like to submit feel free to send it along

Help Wanted

Hello All Lately my time has been taken over with other interests. I am hoping to find some people interested in content creation, posting ham radio related news, etc. I can take care of the technical part of things. Social…

NSARA Contest

The NSARA contest will take place each year on the first Sunday in March. In 2020 the contest has been moved to March 22 as a trial in an effort to get better weather conditions for the rover stations that…

SMART 2020

From VY2GF Planning for SMART 2020 is well underway so mark your calendars for 25 April. The SMART website ( has a synopsis of the organizing committee meeting on October 30. Many ideas for event format and presentations were discussed…

Greenwood Flea Market

Greenwood Amateur Radio Club 31th Annual Flea Market Date:  Oct 19, 2019 (Saturday) Time: 10:00AM – 1:00PM (Open 8:00AM To Sellers) Place: Greenwood Community Centre, Church Street, Greenwood, Nova Scotia Cost: Admission $5.00. Tables Free To Sellers GPS Coordinates: N44° 58.512’ W064° 55.612’ Talk In: VE1WN 147.240+…

VE1VN – Frank Gale

With regret, I wish to inform you of the death of Frank/VE1VN. His obituary can be viewed at

VE1CDN UHF Fusion Repeater

A new Yaesu Fusion digital repeater has been installed at the NSARA sponsored VE1CDN repeater site, Upper Sackville, NS. Frequency: 442.975 MHz with a +5 MHz offset. In addition to digital operation, the VE1CDN Fusion repeater will operate on analog…

VE1AHD – Walter Jakeman

With regret, I wish to inform you of the death of Walter/VE1AHD. His obituary can be viewed at

VE1ACK – Alden Spurr

With regret, I wish to inform you of the passing of Alden/VE1ACK, His obituary can be viewed at

Silent Keys

Good day everyone. I’ve been busy busy busy with work hence the neglect on web site posts. I wonder if any member might be interested in helping to keep the silent keys page up to date? I will set it…