WEARS will be participating in Field Day this year! The 24 hour event starts at 1800 UTC on June 25 to 2059 UTC on June 26. We will setup at the Masonic Lodge on Donahue Road at Georges Station Road, Greensburg, PA and operate out of the Command Post, with space available outside for individual […]
The long dreaded FCC Fee increase for amateur radio license related processing (new, renewal, vanity, etc.) will take effect April 19, 2022. See this post on the ARRL website for details. The fee for a 10 year GMRS license should decrease to $35 on April 19, 2022 as well. NOTE: According to an email to […]
The 442.150 MHz FM and Multi-Mode repeater is currently operating as a FM-only machine. We are working on issues with the interface between the digital board and the repeater.
As discussed at the February 22, 2022 WEARS online Business Meeting which was attended by Scot Graham, Chief of Marguerite Fire Department, Unity Township is now requiring WEARS volunteers who wish to be available for deployment to have Childline and Criminal Record Clearances. These are free and available online. Here are the links: PA ACT […]
Thanks to all who participated to make this event a success, and thanks to Greensburg Lodge No. 225 for allowing use of their facilities! Details on the contest can be found at CQMorelight Website. The contest took place September, 2021, and it took the organizers a while to get things sorted out, but good things […]