DX News – February 22, 2018

QST de W1AW DX Bulletin 9  ARLD009 From ARRL Headquarters Newington CT  February 22, 2018 To all radio amateurs This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by AA3B, EA5GL, WB0TEV, WE9V, The Daily DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all. ROTUMA ISLAND, 3D2.  A group of operators are QRV as 3D2EU until March 16.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via DK2AMM.…

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Louisiana Elects New Section Manager

QST de W1AW ARRL Bulletin 6  ARLB006 From ARRL Headquarters Newington CT  February 21, 2018 To all radio amateurs ARRL members in Louisiana have elected John Mark Robertson, K5JMR, as Section Manager for the next 2-year term of office that starts on April 1. Robertson, of Bossier City, outpolled incumbent Section Manager Scott Wren, KD5DFL, 341 to 148 votes. Wren, of Pineville, has served as SM since April 2016. Ballots were counted and verified at ARRL Headquarters on Tuesday, February 20. This was the only contested Section Manager election this winter.…

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