September 2020 meeting

Original post: September 12, 2020 | Meeting Minutes | Ric Merry

September 11, 2020

The Zoom Meeting Called to order by John K7LVJ at 7:00 PM. 20 participants were in attendance.


VICE PRESIDENT: Bob Ramborger K7JNV – Programs

SECRETARY REPORT: Ric Merry K7ITE – Minutes of August meeting read and approved.

TREASURER REPORT: Loren Wohlgemuth KD7ZPJ – no monies in or out last month. Ending balance remains at $6,668.13 with $1,590.17 in the Repeater Fund

ARES REPORT: Mike KG7MYX – Digital meeting was cancelled in September. We will critique the last 5th Saturday drill at the next ARES meeting.

There are new Emergency Worker card holder requirements, please read the email from Tina Bobbitt/Mike Judy and acknowledge. The next 5th Saturday drill will be held on October 31st.

WEBSITE: Ric K7ITE. No recent changes.

PRESIDENT: John Bellinger K7LVJ – Monday night net

New guidelines from FCC recommends people obtain a Federal Registration Number (FRN) before taking the examination. License fees of $50.00 proposed by FCC.

Upcoming Events: Washington State Salmon Run Contest September 19 – 20.

PROGRAM: “History of Ham Radio Call Signs” Mike W7VO


NEW BUSINESS: We are donating $50.00 to the Western Washington DX Club for the Salmon

Run Contest “Low Power Non-Washington Award”. Just trying to get a little exposure for the club with the rest of the world.

Meeting adjourned at 8:23 pm.

The next RASC meeting will be Friday October 9, 2020