An 80 year old ham had an “event” near the top of his tower. All ended well after the fire department attended.
The article noted below will give you information about a predicted solar storm for March 14 2018
A website that acts as a swap meet for radio equipment. Interesting
The start of Daylight Saving Time is Sunday March 11 2018. Remember to set your clocks AND CHANGE THE BATTERY IN THE SMOKE DETECTORS !
The Surrey Amateur Radio Club has published their March 2018 newsletter. To read this informative newsletter go to
Dave Bennett. VE7YJ, the net manager for the BC Public Service Net became a silent key on Feb 19 2018. Dave was a dedicated net manager who will be missed
The following information was received from the BCQP Coordinator
The log submission deadline for BCQP 2018 is coming up — March 5, 2018.
It would appear the issues with the ARRL Logbook of the World have been resolved. The following appears on the LOTW site
The ARRL reports they are dealing with some issues with their log book of the world sending error messages. They are working on the issue.
Once again we are reminded of the damage earthquakes do. Mexico suffered a 7.5 earthquake on Feb 16 2018. The url below has interesting information about the quake and the results.