Category Archives: Newsletter

2017 First Quarterly Newsletter

Our next issue of the Hurst Amateur Radio Club Newsletter is here. We have the President’s Musings – Reflecting back on 2016. RACES Today where we talk about SKYWARN, what it is and what it is for. Followed by Upcoming Events, Back to Basics, Stuff to Know and follow up by remembering our Silent Key’s.

We are looking forward to 2017

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HARC Newsletter for 1Q17

Nov/December 2016 Newsletter

It is already time for another club newsletter. Mike has done a fantastic job with it. This month we continue our talk about RACES, and getting back to basics. We have a section about upcoming events, fall and winter volunteer opportunities through Mall Watch, results of JOTA 2016, the Hurst Fire Department Open House, and our special emergency drill that we recently had.

We finish up with honoring three of our friends who became Silent Keys in 2016.

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HARC Newsletter for Nov-Dec 2016

If you would like to contribute, please submit in MSWord format to Mike Haefner, N5YM, by email at newsletter@w5hrc.org. The deadline for the next edition of the club newsletter will be December 19, 2016.

Sept/Oct 2016 Newsletter

Our September/October edition of the Newsletter is here. It is another great issue where we talk about our ongoing RACES program, David, KD5YDU shows his shack, our own Michael Currie, KF5ZAP, is awarded a scholarship from the ARRL, and a schedule of upcoming events.

We have so many pictures for you to see. They are from both Field Day and our HARC50 celebration.

Did you know that almost went to war with Russia in 1967 because of a solar flare? Mike explains how it almost happened. We also get back to the basics of HAM Radio. We talk about grey line; what it is, and how we use it.

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HARC Newsletter Sep-Oct 2016