Category Archives: Club News

FIELD DAY – June 24 and 25 Albion Fair Grounds

Field Day 2017 will again be held at the Albion Fair Grounds Maple Ridge.  Field Day activities will be held all across North America by individual Amateurs and Amateur Radio Clubs.  The objective of Field Day is to prepare clubs … Continue reading

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Welcome the 2017 MRARC New Executive members

The Maple Ridge Amateur Radio Club is pleased to announce the new members of the 2017 club executive.  The club is also thankful to the 2016 members who are passing the torch on.  Thank you Wayne Scott VE7WS for your … Continue reading

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DSTAR Repeater VE7RMR Now Live

Great news the trial DSTAR repeater VE7RMR is up and running as a local and gateway repeater.  VE7RMR is accessed with any DSTAR radio at 440.800 Mhz with a +5.00 offset. The repeater and controller are on the Grant Hill … Continue reading

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New UHF Antenna is Up!

Big thanks to the guys at Ridge Tower Services for installing the new UHF antenna and feed line on the Grant Hill tower.  One step closer to adding to our existing repeaters and offering greater emergency capability and preparedness for the … Continue reading

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Silent Key – Terry Goodwin VE7TAG

It is with a sad heart that the Maple Ridge Amateur Radio Club members announce the passing of a long time member Terry Goodwin VE7TAG.  A memorial service for Terry will be on the 25th of March at St. John the … Continue reading

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New – Classified Section

Please have a look at the new classified section under Club Community on the main menu.  Club members who have a log on can advertise their amateur radio related equipment, testing equipment, tools and learning material.  If you offer a … Continue reading

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February meeting changed

Hello All: Due to the snow and difficulties driving, the MRARC February Business Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 7 is postponed for 1 week to Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 1930 local time. Yours truly, Paul English VA7VX (SSB) / VE7XPK … Continue reading

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VE7RMR Health Check Up

Just a short update on the VE7RMR repeater.  Some of the members has noticed some areas where the repeater appeared to be not running as well as expected.  July 26, 2016 Nick VE7TE Wayne VE7WS and Marty VE7XX attended to … Continue reading

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Photos Wanted

Hey everyone, I am looking for photos to be added to the web site.  I have some from club members already but will always take more.  Send me a e-mail or save them to a memory stick for me.  Thanks

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Club Dinner January 23, 2016

Tickets for the January 23rd dinner will be on sale at the January 5th club business meeting. Tickets are $25.00 per person.

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