We serve
Dauphin County RACES ( Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service)
HEARS ( Hospital Emergency Amateur Radio Service )

March 2019 meeting 

Where:      Hoss’s in Hummelstown

When:       Thursday, March 21, 2019
Food     – 6 PM
Meeting – 7 PM 

>>> By-Laws Draft Presented February 21 2019 <<<

Updated By-laws Draft with January meeting comments included.
Please review before the meeting


Local Amateur Radio Classes & License Testing Schedule

To all new ham radio operators, newly licensed in the past 365 days.

I have some things for you, one per operator only:

>>> Name brand portables 2 meters with batteries, chargers, mobile mag mount antennas, carrying case and DTMF pads.   With manuals and boxes $10.00 Each.

>>> Mobile brand name, 2 meter with mic and power cords.  $ 20.00

>>> One Icom 10 watt desk set 2 meter only 120V AC,
uses an indoor rod antenna or external port. $ 20.00

Will assist in setup (717) 236-1864
Call or e-mail KB3YRC@Comcast.net

PEMA ACS: https://www.pemaauxcom.org/   <<<— New website that will have the most up-to-date Information

SERVPA  – State Emergency Registry of Volunteers in Pennsylvania
Sign up as a Amateur Radio volunteer at the state and or your county level

Harrisburg Area SKYWARN

Your invited to participate in  the Harrisburg Area Skywarn Net on the 145.11   pl 131.8
Wednesday nights 9 PM
And any time severe weather breaks out.
The group has grown to six counties. Join us, see what’s going on in weather.

Please send your e-mail address to KB3YRC@comcast.net for weather bulletins and events the list will not be shared with anyone.


>>> NWS_Current Local Level Briefing for Central PA <<<

Thank you to everyone who helped during the Jan 19 thu 20th Winter Weather Event.  We received over 427 reports from 53 different counties within the state. This map show the snowfall averages for the counties based on the reports we received and the pins indicate the zip codes that were contacted.  CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE MAP The information you send is valuable, these on the ground reports helps us collaborate other information we are receiving from additional sources and help in decision making processes.  Your hard work does not go unrecognized and is greatly appreciated thank you for your continued support of the ACS program.

Thank You,
Travis Best
State ACS Officer

VALOR: Volunteer Organizations Leading and Organizing Repairs

The 2018 CPRA dues are Overdue NOW.

Still a deal, no price increase since 2008.   Dues or donations can be sent to:

c/o Terrance Ash K3JJK
4335 Rodkey Rd
Harrisburg, PA, 17110


Membership Application:           2018 Dues Letter multiyear PDF

What is EMCOMM?

Dauphin County

contact Richard Lenker —  call or email — 717-554-5115   KB3YRC@Comcast.net

SILENT KEYS                                        It is with Sadness:                                        SILENT KEYS

Harold ‘Holly’ Paul Hollenbach – W3QN (1923 – 2018)

Alfred N. Muoio – N3TTC (1947 – 2018)

Roger H. Urban – W3HUP (1940-2018)

Leroy S. Ash – K3JJK (1936 – 2018)