Category Archives: ARES

Amateur radio operators simulated emergency test

By | October 5, 2020

Earlier this week, 911 briefly went down in parts of Western Wisconsin, which poses the question, “Who takes over when typical operators aren’t available?” Turns out, when there’s no power, but you still need to communicate in an emergency, amateur radio steps in For WQOW TV News Katrina Lim reports: On Saturday, the Amateur Radio… Read More »

US ShakeOut 2020

By | October 2, 2020

ShakeOut 2020 is quickly approaching. ShakeOut is a wonderful opportunity to have an exercise focused on activating your radio groups.It can be local, regional or national. Moreover, ShakeOut is a great way to get your household involved in preparedness. We would like to share our thoughts and – hopefully – some inspiration, for those groups… Read More »