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New ARES Emergency Coordinator for Lackawanna County, PA

A county that has not had an ARES Emergency Coordinator now has one. Mark Krzan, N3MBK, has agreed to accept the position of ARES Emergency Coordinator for Lackawanna County. Mark has extensive experience in emergency communications having been a 911 … Continue reading

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November NTS News

By Tom Mills AF4NC, Assistant Section Manager and Section Traffic Manager EPa Section The year has almost come to an end. This past year has brought many changes and its time for us to look forward to making our section … Continue reading

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PAARC 2016 Member Night Awards 

Six club members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club (PAARC) at their Dec. 2nd meeting in Limerick, PA: – Jim Steiner, W3BWD, was honored for his service as a founding member of the … Continue reading

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MNARC Honors Club President

EPA Affiliated Club Coordinator Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO and the members of the Marple Newtown Amateur Radio Club honored outgoing president Walter Faust, N3FXR at a recent club meeting. Faust has served as president for many years. He has also served … Continue reading

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Skywarn Recognition Day – December 3rd

OK, I am sitting back digesting. I hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with Family and Friends. I celebrated last night with Family and this morning I went to Berwick, PA, to help the Columbia-Montour ARC with their … Continue reading

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New Section ASM’s

The Eastern Pennsylvania Section of the ARRL is comprised of 34 counties spread out over a large geographical area. Even though we have some great staff members like W.T. Jones, WN3LIF, Tom Mills, AF4NC, and Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, who do … Continue reading

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Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge

Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club to host Marconi Challenge at local library The Marconi Challenge is a K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) outreach program that incorporates wireless data communication and is suitable for students from junior high school … Continue reading

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Welcome: EDUCATION ALLIANCE FOR AMATEUR RADIO

Welcome to the Education Alliance for Amateur Radio as the newest ARRL Affiliated Club in Eastern Pennsylvania. According to the club website EAAR goals are to: Promote “Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” (STEM) as a resource for local communities by … Continue reading

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October Monthly Update from the EPA SEC

The October Section Emergency Coordinator Monthly Update for October has been sent via email to all ARES DECs, ECs, and OE Stations. All are invited to read it. Here is the link: EPA SEC October Monthly Update Happy Halloween to … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Scouting award

Our Section Emergency Coordinator, W. T. Jones, WN3LIF, recently traveled to Selinsgrove, PA, and attended the Boy Scout’s Susquehanna Council’s Seven Bridges District Recognition Dinner. The interrelationship between Scouting and Amateur Radio has been a long one. If you pick … Continue reading

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We are mobile friendly!

We have upgraded our site to make it mobile friendly.  Bring up a browser on your Android or Iphone and go to our web address at www.epa-arrl.org to check it out.      

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New Scouting PIO Liaison

Richard Hurd, WC3T has been appointed as a Scouting PIO Liaison working with the Boy Scouts of America Minsi Trail council and also the Girl Scouts of Eastern PA (GSEP) This position was announced last March and Rich joins Tim … Continue reading

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New Section Youth Coordinator

We are excited to announce a new addition to our staff. Kelsey Seymour, K3LSY will become our new Section Youth Coordinator. He has been very active with Scouting and other youth activities in Tioga county and we now look forward … Continue reading

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SUPPORT THE AMATEUR RADIO PARITY ACT

SUPPORT THE AMATEUR RADIO PARITY ACT Urge Your Senators To Support The Amateur Radio Parity Act ** It takes just two minutes ** We have an opportunity to positively affect Amateur Radio for years to come.  H.R. 1301, the Amateur … Continue reading

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New EPA Section Manager

Interim Section Manager Appointed in Eastern Pennsylvania 10/05/2016 Bob Wiseman, WB3W, of Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, has been appointed as the Interim Section Manager for the ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania Section. He is fulfilling the current term of office that was declared vacant … Continue reading

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