News

In-Person Club Meetings

Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases, club meetings have again been suspended until further notice. This action is taken to ensure the safety of all club members. We will be holding on-the-air meetings via our VHF repeater.

Club email list signup

A group email list has been setup for the club: MilfordAmateurRadioClub+subscribe@groups.io Those who sign up will be on an email list to receive updates pertaining to the club.

Request for Member Information

In order to ensure the club has current member information, please fill out the attached Word form. As always, MARC does not share information of our members to anyone else. The information requested is to better understand our membership. Questions pertaining to your radios and operating modes are to help other members. Please change filename…
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UHF Repeater Status

The UHF K8DV Repeater is currently offline. An update will be posted once the issue has been resolved.

July 9 Meeting Reminder (Masks Required)

A reminder the club has received permission to once again hold our physical meetings. For the foreseeable future, we are requiring ALL attendees to wear face masks at all times. We will attempt to maintain social distancing during the July 9 and subsequent meetings. Obviously, whether or not to attend meetings is a personal decision. Everyone should…
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VHF Repeater Upgrade

This past week our club upgraded our VHF repeater. We are running a Yaesu DR-2X. During the installation, we discovered our shack’s exhaust fan had stopped working. We have ordered an upgraded shuttered exhaust fan. Added will be a protected vent to allow for crossflow ventilation. We look forward to having a much cooler shack.…
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June 2020 President Message

In addition to the June 2020 message, we will have another on-the-air meeting via the VHF repeater. If you can, please tune in Thursday, June 11 at 7:30pm.

License Exam session cancelled for June

At this time, the License Exam session has been cancelled for June. Towards the end of June it will be reviewed whether the July session can be held. Factors include the availability of the facility to hold the exam, the risk to the health and safety of those taking the exams and the risk to…
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Passing of Club Member

It is sad news to announce the passing of Jerry Dunham, AF8V. Jerry was a retired Air Force CMSGT, and a long time member of the club. He will be missed. The club has purchased a memorial tree to be planted in Jerry’s memory.

Meeting via VHF Repeater

As stated previously, our meeting this Thursday cannot be held in person. We will instead hold a virtual meeting on our VHF repeater this Thursday, April 9th at 7:30pm. We hope to give updates, as well as hear from everyone who stops by the frequency. Until then, stay safe and stay well.

Passing of former member

It is sad news to announce the passing of Joe Sturgeon, W8NOP. Joe was a long time member of the club. He will be missed. Robert informed me Joe had been in hospice for some time. Those wishing to send condolences to the family: The Sturgeon Family6843 White Hall AveCincinnati, OH 45230