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Articles by GCARES EC!

Elizabeth Klinc, KE8FMJ, and the Greene County ARES Emergency Coordinator has published several EmComm related articles at On All Bands. Learn more about EmComm and how to use various tools …

Elizabeth Klinc (KE8FMJ) Appointed Ohio PIC

Effective January 1, 2023, Elizabeth Klinc (KE8FMJ) has been appointed as the Ohio Section Public Information Coordinator (PIC). In addition to managing the Ohio Section Newsletter Contest, Liz will be …

GCARES Repeaters Down

The W8GCA callsign has expired. We cannot legally run the GCARES Net or the repeater or use the W8GCA callsign until it is officially renewed, which may take some time. …

W8GCA-10 Winlink Node Down

Unfortunately, the W8GCA-10 Winlink node is down due to a technical issue with the W8GCA callsign. We are working to renew the callsign and re-establish the W8GCA-10 Winlink node, but …

Winlink Nodes Now KD3WCO-10

Thank you very much for your patience with our transition to the new callsign. Following the passing of Wynn Rollert, W6CDR, we had to move the VARA Winlink node to …

Upcoming Training Events

The Spring Semi-Annual Winlink Training Exercise is this Saturday, May 14, 2022. The purpose of the Nationwide ETO (EmComm Training Organization) semi-annual communications drill is to demonstrate the ability of …

COML Training Opportunity

Course Title:  Communications Unit Leader Training Dates:  June 6-9, 2022 (8:00am-5:00pm) Location:  Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD) 4747 E. 49th Street Cuyahoga Heights, OH 44125 Course Overview/Description: The All-Hazards …