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

Next meeting:  Feburary 17, 2022
Where:      Hoss’s in Hummelstown
Food     – 6 PM     New Meeting time – 6:30 PM    Hoss’s is closing at 8:00 PM

December 2021 CPRA CPIN DMR Newsletter PUBLIC

>>> Membership Dues for 2022 are due in April <<<

Learning Opportunity:

Extra Class Licensing course on Zoom

Free weekly, live, Extra Class Licensing course on Zoom beginning Thursday, January 20 through Thursday, March 31 (11 sessions). Sessions will start at 6:30, and run 3 hours. These are the classes sponsored by the National Electronics Museum that they have been holding for years. Please publicize this with anyone you know that you think would be interested.

Those wishing to sign up should email roland.anders@comcast.net.
Ralph Brandt
1705 Misty Drive
York PA 17408-4237
C 717-885-3063
H 717-792-1017

CPRA net – Sunday, 9 PM every week on Local 2 on every DMR repeater except Brandmeister sites.

Flight Radar 24  –  More information

Local Amateur Radio Classes & License Testing Schedule

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Service Opportunities

PEMA ACS:  https://www.pemaauxcom.org/   <<<— 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

Central Pennsylvania SKYWARN Group

Your invited to participate in the Central Pennsylvania 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 – Local Level Weather Briefing for Central PA <<<

This Link is only active before & during a weather event. This link gives lots of information, but does not give normal weather forecasts.

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ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania Section

ARRL Western Pennsylvania Section

ARRL & Served Agencies/Partners MOUs (Memorandums Of Understanding)



Additional Documents


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> > >  Membership Dues for 2022 are due in April  < < <

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

Central Pennsylvania Repeater Association, Inc.
P. O. Box 1444

Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055

Membership Application:      MembershipApplication2021-2024

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SILENT KEY                                         It is with Sadness:                                            SILENT KEY

Neil Remington Shatto Jr. –  N3JQM
September 1936 – October 30, 2021

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SILENT KEY                                        It is with Sadness:                                               SILENT KEY

K1BIX – Russell E. “Rusty” Plush
December 11, 1945 – August 17, 2021

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SILENT KEY                                        It is with Sadness:                                               SILENT KEY

W3SMF – Edward ‘Ed’ Crossley
August 12, 1931 – June 13, 2021

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