Category: General News

Denver Emergency Operations Center Open House

Have you ever wondered how emergencies like the Bomb Cyclone are handled at the City and County of Denver? The Denver Office of Emergency Management will host an Open House of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC). This event is for the public. This is a unique opportunity to meet with emergency personnel who help “Save …

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Sign-Up – Rally Colorado: 25-27 July 2019

The Colorado AuxComm Unit has scheduled an exercise for 25-27 July, 2019. This exercise will support the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s department during the Rally Colorado event in Rangely, Colorado. Please use this link to volunteer: http://www.rallydata.com/default.cfm Select Rally Colorado, identify as a Ham Operator, and select Emit as your team captain.

On the Air – USS Montrose Memorial

Hams to Put USS Montrose Memorial, On the Air Amateur radio operators from the Montrose Amateur Radio Club and the American Legion Amateur Radio Club Post 73 are participating in the upcoming Museum Ships Weekend amateur radio event by putting the USS Montrose Memorial on the air.  Members of both clubs will operate an amateur …

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AuxComm Exercise: Dirty 30 (01 June 2019)

The Colorado AuxComm Unit will participate in an exercise on 01 June, supporting the Dirty 30 trail run. Previous volunteers for this event and AuxComm Unit members should have already received a notification of this exercise containing instructions for sign-up. You do not need to be an AuxComm Unit member to participate in this exercise. …

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TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Colorado AuxComm Class –03-05 May–

A Colorado AuxComm training course is scheduled 03-05 May at: 7649 REA Parkway, Fort Collins, Colorado 80528 Prerequisites: Completion of IS-00100.c, IS-00200.b, IS-00700.b, IS-00800.c, Co.train.org courses (1030726, 1021323, 1027248), and OPSEC Awareness are required prior to the workshop. Immediate action is required if you are interested in attending the AuxComm course.All attendees will need to register online …

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FYI: Changes to the COARES Digital Nets

Effective immediately, the following changes have been made to the COARES net schedule: Cancelled: The COARES HF Digital Net scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Sundays at 0730. Day and Time Change: The COARES Sound Card Net has been moved to the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 1930.

TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT: Salamander Credentialing System

The Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is offering training opportunities for the Salamander Credentialing System. This one-day training will take place in March, April , or May of 2019 in the North Central, South Central, San Luis Valley, and Southwest Regions. Training will cover Salamander Live Version 2 (resource management), Salamander TRACK …

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New Colorado Section VHF Net Script Available

The net script for the Sunday night Colorado Section VHF has been updated and is now available via the Colorado Section Nets page on this site.

Robert Wareham, (N0ESQ) Appointed as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director

–ARRL Press Release– Robert Wareham, N0ESQ, Appointed as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director   ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has named Robert Wareham, N0ESQ, of Highlands Ranch, Colorado, as Rocky Mountain Division Vice Director. Wareham will serve the remaining term of Jeff Ryan, K0RM, who assumed the position of Rocky Mountain Director upon the resignation …

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ARRL ARES E-Letter

The monthly ARRL ARES E-Letter is available by clicking the link below: http://www.arrl.org/ares-el