XWARN Christmas Party 2020

After some deliberation, we have decided to have the XWARN party. We have a place. We believe that we can arrange tables to maintain adequate separation. We have some games to play. Why not? There are several uncertainties. We could be banned from meeting due to recent increases in infection rates. We understand that many members will choose to avoid the risk associated with gathering together. Typically, we get just over three dozen people at the December party, but it seems unlikely that we will have that big of a group. So here is what I suggest: Plan to arrive…

May Monthly Meeting

We will once again hold our monthly meeting as an informal net on our repeater, 147.165, tomorrow, May 11th, at 7:30pm. Hope to talk to you all tomorrow! 73,Elizabeth Klinc, KE8FMJPresident, XWARN 

New Well-Being Net

Hello Fellow Hams! Our XWARN wellbeing net that was held in place of our monthly meeting was an overwhelming success. Many expressed interest in having additional net meetings.  I’m happy to announce that we will hold another net this Monday, April 27th at 7:30pm. The format will be the same and Janese, KD8DGB, has once again agreed to be our net control. You do not have to be an XWARN member to participate; all hams are welcome!! Until Monday, 73 deElizabeth Klinc, KE8FMJXWARN President

April 2020 Meeting will be on the Air

Our monthly scheduled meeting is Monday, April 13th. Obviously we can’t meet in person due to COVD-19 and regulations. I would like to meet on our repeater, 147.165 (+123), for an informal net and get together to check in on each other and general conversation. Janese, KD8DGB, has graciously accepted to be our net control for the evening. We will start at 7:30pm, our normal time. I really hope to hear you, and even many guests, on the air. In addition, if you have a DMR radio, we have plans to test out the XWARN talk group on the local…

Elections for 2020

Elections for officers for 2020 were held at the Nov 11th meeting. Liz, Bob, and Steve ran unopposed for President, Vice President, and Treasurer, respectively. Danielle Edgington narrowly edged out Richard Weis for Secretary. Congratulations, Danielle! Term for the new officers begins on December 1, 2019 and ends November 30, 2020.