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November Sweepstakes

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The November Sweepstakes provides an opportunity to exercise your contesting skills.

Objective: For stations in the United States and Canada, including territories and possessions, to exchange QSO information with as many other US and Canadian stations as possible on 160, 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meter bands.

Operating Guideline: You must include your call sign in the exchange information you transmit to the other station.  This is generally done between your precedence, A/B/Q/M/S/U, and your check, year of first license, as follows:

CQing Station: CQ Sweepstakes from W9JJ     Answering Station: W1AW     CQer: W1AW 123 A W9JJ 79 CT     Ans: 43 M W1AW 31 CT     CQer: Thanks, CQ Sweepstakes from W9JJ

Dates: CW: First full weekend, November 2-4, 2019. Phone: Third full weekend, November 16-18, 2019. Contest Period: Begins 2100 UTC Saturday and runs through 0259 UTC Monday.

Logs:  are due within SEVEN (7) days after the event is over.

More information can be found at the ARRL Web page – http://www.arrl.org/sweepstakes.

The club provides the following awards: An official ARRL sweepstakes pin for 100 QSO’s; An ARRL mug for a clean sweep.

2020 Elections

Club Elections will be executed via email ballots before the May 2020  member meeting. The May 2020 meeting will be held via online service.
Present officers are listed below and we thank them for their service to the club.

President, David Koch AA8IK
1st Vice President, Jim Poehlman K8ABZ
2nd Vice President, Joe Raznik WB2ADX
Secretary, Reuven Z Gevaryahu KB3EHW
Treasurer, Robert Lauer N8REL
Parliamentarian, Hugh Boyle KE8BED
Director, Bill Ketel N8QVS