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  • Temporary Rule Waivers Announced for 2020 ARRL Field Day

    05/28/2020With one month to go before 2020 ARRL Field Day, June 27 – 28, the ARRL Programs and Services Committee (PSC) has adopted two temporary rule waivers for the event: […]

  • Dayton Hamvention Canceled

    …from https://hamvention.org/ COMMITTEE CANCELS HAMVENTION 2020By W8HJR, Media Chairman03/15/2020Event Information The Hamvention Executive Committee has been monitoring the COVID19 pandemic. We have worked very closely with our local and state […]

  • Breaking News – HB 37

    Pennsylvania House Bill 37 was amended on January 14, removing existing exemptions for Amateur Radio (and other licensed radio service) mobile use by drivers of motor vehicles. The bill is […]

  • Watch for Tower Site Vandalism

    The following is from the Pennsylvania Criminal Intelligence Center:“The Pennsylvania Criminal Intelligence Center (PaCIC) is requesting information on any incident involving vandalism or other damage to communications towers or other […]

  • WPA Health & Wellness Net

    Hello all HF operators! Since many of us are at home due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it has beensuggested that we begin a daily HF net to stay in touch […]

  • KOMEN PITTSBURGH RACE FOR THE CURE SEPTEMBER 13, 2020 – SCHENLEY PARK PITTSBURGH – OPERATORS NEEDED

    Operators needed for the Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure on Sunday, September 13, 2020 in Schenley Park. Please mark your calendars. I will need operators to man fixed points […]

  • Allegheny County ARES Meeting – Saturday 3/28 CANCELLED

    The monthly Allegheny County ARES meeting scheduled for 3/28/2020 at the WPXI studios has been CANCELLED. I will post updates as needed. Thank you for your understanding 73 de NU3Q […]

  • N3BPB Funeral Arrangements

    Funeral Arrangements for Bill Kristoff N3BPB are as follows: Kunsak Funeral Home3552 California AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15212 Visitation will be this Sunday from 2PM to 4PM and 6PM to 8PM. There […]

  • Silent Key: William E. "Bill" Kristoff, Jr., N3BPB

    Bill, N3BPB, age 76, passed away this evening after an extended illness. Bill was a very prominent and well-known amateur radio operator in Western Pennsylvania, holding the call sign N3BPB […]