Club News

  • Congrats Loren Knight – KFØQAL
    Just before the April 18th club build session, Loren took the plunge, or in this case the Technician test, and is now KFØQAL. Loren has been accompanying Phil KFØDQA to club meetings and weekly breakfasts and has already become part of the PKARC culture. We very happy that he is now on this side of … Continue reading
  • Congrats Thad Brzustowicz KFØPXE
    Thad has rediscovered the joy of Amateur Radio after a long hiatus from the hobby. At an impromptu test session at the Presbyterian church in Leavenworth on April 11th, Thad re-established himself as a Technician with call sign KFØPXE. We’re glad to have Thad back in PKARC and on the air again. Congratulate Thad next … Continue reading
  • Cross-Band Repeater Test
    CBR Test. On the beautiful spring evening of April 14, 2024, Ed Menard KD7QOR and Rick Reichert NJØP deployed to VA City Park and set up for a KS-LV-ARES Cross-Band Repeater Test. The test was in preparation for the October 5, 2024 Simulated Emergency Test (SET). All Radio Amateurs are invited to participate in the … Continue reading
  • Welcome Emergency Preparedness Fair Attendees
    If you’ve been to the March 23rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair and want to give back to your community through emergency preparedness, you’ve come to the right place. An Amateur Radio license is definitely your first order of business. Whether weather spotting or supporting pubic events, such as the the Veterans Day Parade, being able … Continue reading
  • Mike KFØOWV Upgrades!
    At a Presidents’ Day special breakfast on February 19, 2024, Mike Price, KFØOWV. upgraded to General Class. He was one of eight gathered for a breakfast which was originally just a testing session and quickly turned into a Thursday-on-Monday PKARC style breakfast. Anyone wishing to be tested should contact Gary or Martha Auchard to make … Continue reading
  • Congrats Mike-KFØOWV
    Our newest Leavenworth-based Radio Amateur to pass the Technician exam is Mike Price. His first license was awarded on February 2, 2024 with call sign KFØOWV. Mike saw our new web site and reached out to find a place to take his Technician Class exam, which he passed with no problem at a club breakfast. … Continue reading