ARRL Sections - Western Pennsylvania

Western Pennsylvania

Western Pennsylvania

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Section Name:
Western Pennsylvania
Timothy Duffy -K3LR
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WPA SEC - W3YJ will host his annual EMComm Conference

on Saturday, 30 May 2015 at the campus of the University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown.  You can still register- Visit
for details -

Steve Elliott - KA3UDR has received The ARRL Elmer Award from the Bedford County Amateur Radio Society and the ARRL. Steve has been a Ham for 30 years and is the former Pennsylvania State MARS Director.

Julian - KA3RNF from the Butler County Amateur Radio Public Service Group reports that the group will participate in Field Day, the Juvenile Diabetes Association's Tour de Cure Bike Race and the Butlers Bantam Jeep Festival  -Everyone is welcome!  Julian also says they've got two new repeaters that they are lighting up Alameda and Saxonburg.

Not to be outdone, Bob WC3O of Skyview reports that they are again hosting not one but two Field Days!  K3MJW will run contest style as 4E and WX3SKY will operate in Classic Field Day mode at the farm of N3TIN.  Everyone is welcome.

The American Radio League of Lawrence County - The club is assisting the Penn State 5K on 18 April - Need to know more? Contact Greg, KB3WCU

If you want to know more about what Cambria is doing, visit


Also, don't forget the NWS in Pittsburgh will continue their excellent SYYWARN classes Next on is 27 May in Ford City.  According to NOAA, SKYWARN Ham Operators are essential to maintaining the weather service accuracy. 

Keep the news coming. Our 24/7 newsroom is standing by!

Keep up informed of all of your activities, so we can publish them here.    Have a great spring!

73  - Tim - K3LR SM


ARRL Western Pennsylvania Section
Section Manager: Tim Duffy - K3LR

Western Pennsylvania Officials