State Of The Hobby 2019 Survey Results!

The 2019 State Of The Hobby Survey Results Are In!!! There was a pretty good response this year, topping the total of last year by about 30%. The two graphs below show the response rate and times and the total number of people that responded to the survey. Just like last year, there was a lack of people that took the survey last year that took it this year. This kind of baffles me that there wasn’t more people that have taken the survey in the past that took it…

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Who Is The Newly Elected Iowa Section Manager?

If you live in the Iowa ARRL section, then I’m sure you know that you have a newly elected Section Manager starting on April 1, 2019. She received 315 votes in the winter election. Her opponent, Paul Crowley, W0YR, received 234 votes. So who is your new Section Manager? Her name is Lelia Garner, WA0UIG. Below is part of her biography on QRZ. When my father passed away, I received his ham gear and packed it away without knowing anything about it. 6 years later, with the help of my…

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ETH031 – A YL’s View of Amateur Radio

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode we are going to talking with Allison Hollier, KG5BHY. Allison is a fellow ham blogger that I learned about last year. She has a weekly YL net that she started last year and during each of the nets she has a technical portion of the net. She writes a blog post that corresponds with the technical topic of the net. The Weekly North Texas YL Net is every Monday evening at 8pm on the 442.325 (127.3 tone)…

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