Local AREA/RACES

Menominee, Marinette, Oconto, area ARES/RACES

Our Local Areas/Races net is every Sunday Night at 8:30PM.  You do not have to be a Member of Ares/Races to check in. Just call in when they ask for other check in and state your call sign ,location, and if you have any traffic. The frequency is 145.470   PL 114.8.

 

ARES Membership Requirements

Every licensed amateur, regardless of membership in ARRL or any other local or national organization is eligible to apply for membership in ARES.  Training may be required or desired to participate fully in ARES.  Please inquire at the local level for specific information.  Because ARES is an Amateur Radio program, only licensed radio amateurs are eligible for membership. The possession of emergency-powered equipment is desirable, but is not a requirement for membership.

How to Get Involved in ARES

Fill out the ARES Registration form and submit it to your local Emergency Coordinator.

ARES/RACES Training
ARES Manual [PDF]
ARES Field Resources Manual
ARES Standardized Training Plan Task Book
Intro to Emergency Communication (EC-001)
Public Service and Emergency Communication Mgmt for Radio Amateurs (EC-016)
PR-101: ARRL Public Relations (PR-101)
 
 
 

 

 

Here are members of the Area/Races Group:

Mike Lemke KD8FUE EC Menominee County

Calvin Tharp K1SGW AEC Menominee County

Jim Callow K8IR   Menominee County

Ed Engelman KG8CX ( Skywarn) Menominee County

Eric Janssen  KG9GH Marinette County

Larry Buckholtz  N9OSF  Oconto County

Jeff Pownell AC9PZ ( MARS) Oconto County