Fitzgerald Crew 2012
SARA Work Party 1
2017 SARA Officers
OXB Special Install
SARA Work Party 3
Ice Station WØJH 2014
May 14th Fox Hunt! What Fun!
OXB Counterpoise – Dayton or Bust!
SARA Does Skywarn
SARA Field Day 2011

KDØPNQ’s DMR Presentation

Posted On: February 12, 2017

Tryge Svärd KD0PNQ presented a program on Digital Mobile Radio during the SARA meeting on February 11th. He has graciously provided his presentation in PDF format for sharing here. Enjoy!   DMR Radio 1702

Amateur Extra Class License Study Group – begins March 2

Posted On: February 3, 2017

Thinking about upgrading to Amateur Extra; consider joining our Extra Study Group. This is intended to be a self-led discussion group, with a participant serving as facilitator to guide the discussion topic each week. This will not be a classroom environment with a teacher out front, but rather a group of people talking through theories, […]

Celebrating 25 years!

Posted On: January 2, 2017

The Stillwater Amateur Radio Association will be celebrating our 25th anniversary in 2017! Several area amateur radio operators, among them were Jim W0WTP; Joe W0TBC(SK); Shel N0DRX; Mary N0DXH; and Mike WA0KKE; decided to form an amateur radio club for Stillwater area HAMs. They started gathering in 1991 and formed the nucleus of what became […]

Remembering the Edmund Fitzgerald Special Event Station W0JH Nov 4-6, 2016

Posted On: November 3, 2016

The Stillwater Amateur Radio Association (SARA) will be operating to commemorate the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Using the club’s call sign, WØJH, ~20 SARA members will operate from Split Rock Lighthouse State Park (ARLHS USA 783) in Lake County, MN. This year marks the 41st anniversary of ship’s mysterious sinking and our twelfth year […]

Founding Member Joe Simonet W0TBC – SK

Posted On: October 27, 2016

Founding member and former Treasurer of the Stillwater Amateur Radio Association Joe Simonet W0TBC passed away Friday October 21, 2016. Joe will be fondly remembered by his “Central Stillwater” QTH description, residing on the hill overlooking downtown, right in the center of Stillwater. Joe, along with Jim Anderson W0WTP, was a driving force behind the forming of the […]

Monthly Meetings Resume Saturday September 10

Posted On: September 8, 2016

SARA resumes our monthly general meetings this Saturday September 10th! The meeting begins at 9:00 AM in Auditorium A at Boutwells Landing, 13575 58th Ave in Oak Park Heights. This month’s program: “On The Waterfall – Live!” The Sights and Sounds of Digital Modes; presented by Joe KC0OIO. Special door prize to help you get into […]

Radios in the Park August 18

Posted On: August 10, 2016

SARA will have another Radios in the Park on Thursday August 18 from 6:00 PM until about 8:00 PM. We will be at Stillwater’s Pioneer Park 515 North 2nd St at Laurel Ave. Join us for another outdoor session from the location with the most scenic view of Stillwater and the St. Croix River valley. […]


Posted On: July 11, 2016

SARA’s Radios in the Park continues for another evening in July.  We’re taking the Thursday evening Eyeball QSO Party outdoors for an evening of on-air activity, experimenting, learning, and ragchewing on July 28th. Both evenings will be at  Valley View Park 5575 Ozark Ave N in Oak Park Heights, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Bring your portable […]