ham radio Section

Children can talk to Santa via ‘The Santa Net’ nightly through Christmas Eve

Children can talk to Santa via ‘The Santa Net’ nightly through Christmas Eve

For the 13th consecutive year, The 3916 Nets will be presenting ‘The Santa Net’ on 3.916 MHz, where good girls and boys can talk to Santa Claus, via amateur radio, nightly at 5:30 p.m. Pacific... [Read more]

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day Event is this weekend at Marvista Park

Highline Amateur Radio Club’s Field Day Event is this weekend at Marvista Park

The Highline Amateur Radio Club HARC is holding its annual ARRL sponsored Field Day in Marvista Park this Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24. This is a FREE Event – learn how to “Get On The... [Read more]

LETTER: B-Town ‘Hams’ Will Be Showing Off Emergency Capabilities this Weekend

LETTER: B-Town ‘Hams’ Will Be Showing Off Emergency Capabilities this Weekend

Dear B-Town Blog Editor: Your Town’s “hams” will join with thousands of Amateur Radio operators who will be showing off their emergency capabilities this weekend. Over the past year, the news has... [Read more]

Public Demo Of Emergency Communications Is 6/27-28

Public Demo Of Emergency Communications Is 6/27-28

Highline-area “Hams” will join with thousands of Amateur Radio operators who will be showing off their emergency capabilities over the weekend of June 27th and 28th.

Over the past year, the news has been full of reports of ham radio operators providing critical communications during unexpected emergencies in towns across America, including the California wildfires, winter storms, tornadoes and other events worldwide. During Hurricane Katrina, Amateur Radio – often called “Ham Radio” – was often the ONLY way people could communicate, and hundreds of volunteer “hams” traveled south to…

Highline Amateur Radio Club Will Ham It Up Feb. 28th

Highline Amateur Radio Club Will Ham It Up Feb. 28th

The Highline Amateur Radio Club will hold its second meeting at 10am on Saturday, February 28th at the Burien Fire Department, located at 15100 8th Avenue SW in Burien. Besides a short business meeting... [Read more]

Highline Ham Radio Group Meeting Is Sat. Jan. 24th

Highline Ham Radio Group Meeting Is Sat. Jan. 24th

Highline-area Amateur Radio operators interested in forming a local Amateur Radio club will meet at 10am on Saturday, January 24th at the SeaTac Fire Station number 45, 2929 S. 200th Street in SeaTac... [Read more]