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About Tom

Tom has worked with conservation districts since 1992, managing district operations and providing statewide help on governance, technology, and accountability issues. He has been a board director of a state association of conservation districts and the president of a statewide employee's association. Tom is the General Manager for the Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District.

New Technician Class starts September 28th

Dave Brooks will be teaching a Technician Class beginning Tuesday, September 28th and continue through the end of November. The class times are 7 to 9 pm at the Department of Emergency Management Office, 100 W Public Works Drive, Shelton, … Continue reading

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Next testing session October 9th

The next amateur radio license testing session (also called a volunteer examiner session, or VE session) will be held on October 9th at 11:00 am at the PUD #3 building. Find more information about VE sessions at https://mc-arc.org/education/monthly-testing/. Please note … Continue reading

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MCARC meeting on October 9th

The Club will meet at the Public Works Building on Saturday, October 9th. COVID-19 restrictions are in effect. Those who have been vaccinated do not have to wear a mask Those who are not vaccinated have to wear a mask. … Continue reading

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Yearly Emergency Exercise Check-In Net Notice

The MC-ARES will conduct a county-wide Emergency Exercise Check-In Net for ALL local ham radio operators. It will be from 11:00 AM until 11:30 AM on Saturday, 5 October 2019. They can check in on the N7SK 146.720 +103.5 repeater … Continue reading

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Upgrade planned for 220 repeater in Belfair

An upgrade is in the words for the 220 MHz repeater in the Belfair area. The upgraded repeater will replace the old GE Mastr11 unit with a BridgeCom 220. It should be on the air on Monday, August 12, 2019. … Continue reading

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