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146.730- WØOFK PL frequency 131.8
444.250+ WØOFK PL Frequency 88.5
144.390 WØOFK-4 APRS Digipeater
Weekly Net - Monday's at 7:30 PM, 146.73- repeater
Next Club Meeting
The next meeting is scheduled for Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 8:30 AM
Location: First Choice Catering & Party, 1110 S. 9th St, Norfolk, NE. XYLs and visitors are always welcome.
NOTE: This meeting is the annual election of club officers. Please attend and vote!
October 13, 2017 Meeting Minutes are posted
Elkhorn Valley Amateur Radio Club (EVARC) was started in 1977. Now a 501c3 organization, we are an ARRL affiliated club located in Norfolk,NebraskaServing the Northeast Nebraska area we operate two voice repeaters. Our two meter repeater operates on 146.73- (callsign WØOFK)and is located on a 400 Ft tower east of town. It is a Yaesu Fusion repeater capable of analog and digital (C4FM) voice. It is connected to the internet via Wires-X system. We also have a 70 cm repeater that operates on 444.250+ (callsign WØOFK). An APRS Digipeater is on the air under the call of WØOFK-4. We are involved with multiple aspects of Amateur Radio, providing classes, sponsor test sessions, have operating events throughout the year, provide training to the Boy Scouts, and support the local community with communications as needed.Weekly nets on the 146.73- repeater are every Monday night at 7:30 pm local time. Please feel free to check in. We hold monthly club meetings on the second Saturday of each month.
|President - Nick Brekenfeld, KBØGMQ|
|Vice President - Terry Lich, WØTDL|
|Secretary/Treasurer - Fred Weibelhaus, KØFJW|
Annual membership dues $20 for FULL,$30 for FAMILY, $15, for ASSOCIATE, and $10 for STUDENT. Full and Family membership plans include voting privileges and repeater autopatch access. For more information on EVARC's membership requirements read our Club Constitution. Come joint us at the next meeting, or complete the membership application form and mail it along with your dues to: Fred Wiebelhaus, K0FJW, c/o EVARC, P.O. Box 1033, Norfolk, NE 68702-1033
Local Weather Conditions
NR0A Weather Station
Norfolk Weather from NWS
Are you a member of ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service)? Club members are encouraged to become a member of ARES. Becoming a member lets your local Emergency Coordinator know what your capabilities are for providing communications duty in the public service when disaster strikes. Waiting until a disaster happens is most likely to late. To become a member print out and complete the ARES registration form and return it to our local ARRL Emergency Coordinator, Sue Askew, KDØJE. You can send it to her via the club Post Office Box (EVARC, Post Office Box 1033, Norfolk, NE 68702-1033), via e-mail Sue Askew KDØJE,or bring it to a club meeting.
|Links to Nebraska Ham Radio Clubs|
|Nebraska Section Home Page||AKSARBEN ARC||Amateur Radio Association of Nebraska||Ashland ARC|
|Bellevue ARC||Boyer Valley Amateur Radio Club||Buffalo County ARES||Douglas County ARES|
|Heartland Amateur Radio Association||Heartland DX Association||Lincoln ARC||Midway ARC|
|Midwest Home Brewer's & QRP Group||Nebraska EMA||Pine Ridge ARC||Pioneer Amateur Radio Club|
|Plattsmouth ARC||Strategic Air Command Memorial ARC||Quarter Centruy Wireless Association||
Nebraska Chapter QCWA|
|South East Nebraska Radio Club||10-10 International||3900 Club||ARRL Midwest Division|
|ARRL - The National Association for Amateur Radio||Blue Valley ARC||Dakota County ARC||Grand Island ARS|
|North Platte Progressive ARC||Pawnee ARC||Prairie Dog ARC||Tricity ARC|
Other Links of Interest
|Norfolk Public Schools||Norfolk Catholic||Norfolk Lutheran|