While the ceremonies in the US remind all of us what happened on this date, Sept 11 2001, we must also remember all those Canadians who responded when the call for help came in. No job was to small no job was to big. Thank you to each and every one of you. Thank you too to all the first responders who carry on that same tradition to this day.
Multiple ham organizations are preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence on the US East Coast. To see who is doing what go to
I have received the following email with respect to the exercise between amateur radio and the US Navy in Sept of 2018
This is a notification/reminder of the CECA Annual General Meeting will be held in the Nanaimo EOC at 1900 hrs, THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 27 2018.
Looking forward to seeing you at the meeting.
A Virginia ham has said he has had enough. Read on
Honduras has received a donation from the ITU to support amateur radio in times of emergency. The delivery of this equipment will allow the expansion of WINLINK in Central America. To learn more about this donation go to
The following update has been received regarding the wildfire in Zeballos on northern Vancouver Island
The current budget proposal would take WWV WWVH off the air. To learn more about this go to
For an interesting article on this topic go to
UPDATED AUGUST 29 2018. The Provincial State of Emergency HAS BEEN EXTENDED until Sept 12 2018
As of Aug 29th….534 fires, 3,200 people under evacuation order, 21,800 people under evacuation alert
The British Columbia government this morning declared a provincial state of emergency due to the current wildfire situation. At this time there are in the area of 600 wildfires burning in the Province. To learn more go to
Hawaii ARES has asked those using FT to avoid 7.080 as it is interfering with ARES ops in Hawaii. It is suggested operators drop to 7.078