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  • Mississippi

    11/17/2009 | Late Season Tropical Storm Ida Comes Calling on Gulf Coast

    With only weeks to go before the end of the 2009 hurricane season, Tropical Storm Ida formed off the coast of Nicaragua, making landfall as a hurricane in the morning hours of November 5. The storm lost significant strength as it moved through Nicaragua a
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  • TowerCam

    09/04/2009 | ARES® Awaits Activation for Wildfire, Tropical Storms

    Even as the Station fire threatens Los Angeles' communications infrastructure atop Mt Wilson and Tropical Storm Erika and Hurricane Jimena die down in the tropics, emergency officials in the affected areas have not requested assistance from any Amateur Ra
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  • OreDist

    05/07/2009 | Hams Provide Communications as 911 Service Goes Offline in Oregon

    With snow and ice impacting all parts of the Pacific Northwest, local ARES® groups are on the job assisting served agencies, including local Emergency Operations Centers. According to District Emergency Coordinator for Oregon's District One David Kidd
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  • 03/20/2009 | Global Simulated Emergency Test Scheduled for April

    IARU Region 1 has invited the HQ stations of IARU Member-Societies, as well as the EOCs of Emergency Communications Groups (ECGs), to participate in the 2009 Global Simulated Emergency Test (GlobalSET), on Saturday, April 18, 2009 from 1100-1500 UTC. The
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  • Dallas EOC

    09/15/2008 | Texas Hams Braced for Ike

    As Tropical Storm Ike slowly weakens over Southeast Texas, hams in the three ARRL Texas Sections -- South Texas, North Texas and West Texas -- are assisting served agencies that are coping with the after-effects of was once a Category 2 hurricane. At 2:1
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