November 2016, General Membership Meeting

Called to order by Frederick W9GOC.

Treasurers Report
$2408.08

Guests
Brian, came with his son back in Feb or March. Finally picked up a technician manual, working on getting his license.

Awards
Lloyd N9LB, August 2015 UHF Contest for the central division. DXCC on 160 meters, working on it since 1986.
Matt 223 national parks on the air, most recent contact was California. Paulette KC9VHF asked about the best band, 20M has been the best so far.

VE Report
Ron K2VB, 2 tech, 2 general. Ron is now officially the ARRL VE Laison, Carolyn NQ9A was doing it for almost exactly 10 years.

Foxhunt
No monthly foxhunt this month.

Announcements
ARRL email to push for the Amateur Radio Parity Act, congress is only in session for a few more weeks or it will die and we will have to start over. ARRL has a website to help send letters. We should also call our senators.

Tammy Baldwin (608) 264-5338
Ron Johnson (414) 276-7282

Paulette KC9VHF asked about the 49er kit progress.

Holiday Party
December 6, 2016 at American Legion Post 481.

Buck Night
Tom Tuttle KB9UAX won a 2000