Northwest Nevada Hospital Weekly Communicators Net 

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WC-ARES Communications Events 2016. Washoe County ARES encourage all amateur radio operators and operators from Hospitals or Medical centers to come and help and get more experience in communication and have lots of fun doing so.

Reno 5000-1 on 5-1-16 (Sunday) starting at 6am to about 12pm (website link> )

Reno 5000-2 on 6-26-16 (Sunday) starting at 6am to about 12pm (website link> )

Tahoe Rim Trail on 7-16-16 (Saturday and Sunday) all-day event

Reno 5000-3 on 8-28-16 (Sunday) starting at 6am to about 12pm (website link> )

Tahoe 200 on 9-9-16 to 9-13-16  (Friday to Tuesday) 5 day event

Sierra Vally Gran Fondo on 9-18-16 (Sunday)

For more information contact Bob Miller at his email > [email protected]


If you know anyone that wants to get their Technician License, upgrade to
General or Extra, Technician License for your first time, OR upgrade to General or Extra Class License

WHEN? Saturday May 21, 2016 starting at 8:00 a.m. until approximately 4:00.
WHERE? Regional Emergency Operations Center
5195 Spectrum Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512
Hosted by the Amateur Radio Operators of Northern Nevada
Obtain a copy of “The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual”2nd Edition and/or “The Technician Class” book by Gordon West From: American Radio Relay League, Ham Radio Outlet

This is NOT a class, just a review. We will review every test question in the test bank, focusing only on the correct answer and when we finish the review, you can take the test to pass your Ham Radio License. The fee to cover the cost of the handouts: $8.00 for Technician, $8.00 for General and $12.00 for Extra. The fee for taking the exam is $15.00.

Note that the FCC requires us to collect either your Social Security Number or a Federal Registration Number with your license application. To obtain a Federal Registration Number, go to | WWW.FCC.GOV | and click on CORES in the left column. Follow the direction to obtain your FRN. Be sure you have it in your possession before attending the One-Day session


or email for more info Bob WA6MTY [email protected]