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  • K8QOE

    06/22/2009 | Ohio Section Manager Joe Phillips, K8QOE (SK)

    Joe Phillips, K8QOE, who served as ARRL Ohio Section Manager since 1998, passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday, June 20. He was 68. Licensed in 1959 as KN9SYL, Phillips first joined the ARRL Field Organization as an Official Emergency Station (OES)
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  • DARClogo

    05/06/2009 | DX Activities Abound at ARRL EXPO and National Convention

    ARRL Membership and Volunteer Programs Manager Dave Patton, NN1N, reports that plans for a plethora of DX activities at the ARRL EXPO -- part of the 2009 ARRL National Convention at the Dayton Hamvention -- are wrapping up. "We are excited about the
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  • 04/09/2009 | New Section Manager Appointed in South Dakota

    Scott Rausch, WA0VKC, of Piedmont, has been appointed Section Manager of the ARRL South Dakota Section starting April 7. He will serve the balance of the term of Rich Beebe, N0PV; Beebe passed away on March 16. According to
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  • 03/18/2009 | Rich Beebe, N0PV (SK)

    South Dakota Section Manager Rich Beebe, N0PV, of Sioux Falls, pass
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  • VK9NS_QSL

    02/10/2009 | Jim Smith, VK9NS (SK)

    Jim Smith, VK9NS (ex-P29JS), of Norfolk Island, Australia, passed away Tuesday, February 10, after a short illness. He was 80. A noted DXer and ARRL member, Smith was #81 on the Islands on the Air (IOTA) Honour Roll.
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  • 01/26/2009 | Dean Feken, KL7MA, Appointed Oklahoma Section Manager

    Dean Feken, KL7MA, of Perry, has been appointed as the new ARRL Oklahoma Section Manager. Feken is taking over the Section Manager reins from John Thomason, WB5SYT, who was just appointed Vice Director of the ARRL West Gulf Division. In turn, Thomason rep
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  • 01/26/2009 | Logbook of The World Now Easier than Ever

    In order to better accommodate new users as well as existing account holders, ARRL's Logbook of The World (LoTW) has been updated. According to ARRL Membership and Volunteer Programs Assistant Manager Norm Fusaro, W3IZ, these improvements were made based
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  • K1LT

    01/22/2009 | LoTW Reaches New Milestone: 200 Million QSOs

    On January 16, Vic Kean Jr, K1LT, of Carroll, Ohio, uploaded four years' worth of logs -- about 25,000 QSOs -- to ARRL's Logbook of The World (LoTW). Somewhere in that batch, the LoTW counter crossed the 2 million mark. To celebrate Kean's submission of t
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