Inaugural Event a SUCCESS!

Circumstances being what the were (rough band conditions, a limited number of operators available, lots of other things happening for the members of the group, etc.), I am going to call our inaugural event a success! We had a total of 283 contacts for this event on the 10m, 20m, and 40m. We had wonderful…

Last Few Days of our Inaugural Special Event!

Hello, my D.A.R.K.lings! Phew! It’s been a week, hasn’t it??? We have had a mixed bag of conditions and propagation on the bands since the 20th when our event started! For the most part, Renee has worked on 10m phone for a bit, but most of our contacts have been on 20m phone with a…

Special Event Begins TOMORROW!

Hello, my D.A.R.K.lings! I honestly can’t believe it’s July. It feels like I just sat down to schedule our inaugural special event a few days ago! You have probably seen the PDF in our group which I put together to help everyone operate during the event. We have some hams who are new to contesting,…

July Meeting Review!

Hello, my D.A.R.K.lings! We are welcoming some new faces to D.A.R.K.! Terry and Sandy Crane have joined D.A.R.K. this month and we are excited to have them as part of the D.A.R.K. side! Future ham Jeremy Troester also sat in on the meeting to learn more about amateur radio and our club. We had a…

Special Event Update!

As we quickly approach the first weekend of our special event for Truman Dam, we want to release some information here on our site about our plans! Since this is our very first special event, there is a lot for us to learn. Our goal for the Truman Dam event is to have fun making…