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IMPORTANT: January meeting is CANCELLED!!!

Posted On: January 11, 2019

BREAKING NEWS: We have been notified that Boutwells Landing is shut down to visitors due to a Norovirus outbreak. Because of this health safety issue, we are unable to use the meeting facilities. Finding meeting space for a group of our size on short notice is near impossible. The Stillwater Library already has an event […]

Joe Simonet WØTBC Memorial Award presented Nov 3rd

Posted On: November 9, 2018

On Saturday November 3, in the midst of the 2018 Remembering the Edmund Fitzgerald special event at Split Rock Lighthouse State Park, SARA leaders announced the 2nd recipient of the Joe Simonet WØTBC Memorial Award. Given to a SARA member who best exemplifies the passion and dedication to amateur radio in general and the Stillwater […]

VE Session Thursday Nov. 8

Posted On: November 5, 2018

The SARA VE Team is holding a Volunteer Examiner Session for amateur radio license testing on Thursday November 8. The exam session will be held in Auditorium B at Boutwells Landing, 13575 58th Avenue, Oak Park Heights, MN 55082. Check-in begins about 5:30 PM and testing will start by 6:00 PM. Walk-ins are welcome.

WØJH Remembering the Edmund Fitzgerald Special Event Station activates Nov 2-4

Posted On: October 16, 2018

  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 42nd anniversary of the ship’s mysterious sinking and our […]

General Class License Course starts September 13!

Posted On: August 21, 2018

SARA will be conducting a General Class licensing course beginning September 13. Technician level hams looking to expand their HF operating capability are invited to join us for eight instructor-led sessions. The classes are FREE and designed to help attendees successfully pass the General exam. (And, it’s a great way for any ham to brush-up on […]

Radios in the Park: Thursday, September 6

Posted On: July 4, 2018

Radios in the Park is held at Valley View Park in Oak Park Heights 5575 Ozark Avenue North in Oak Park Heights. Radios in the Park – Flyer/Poster The park entrance is on Osgood Avenue just past the houses. Mapping programs and GPS units will take you to the address located in the residential area […]

ARRL Field Day June 23 & 24 – 2A MN WØJH

Posted On: June 16, 2018

The Stillwater Amateur Radio Association will be participating in the ARRL Field Day on June 23rd and June 24th. The Field Day site is Autumn Hills Park 5701 Norwich Parkway in Oak Park Heights. Set-up begins at 9:00 AM Saturday June 23 and we go on the air at 1:00 PM. We will have two […]

Radios in the Park Thursday June 14th

Posted On: June 11, 2018

Radios in the Park returns for the summer on Thursday June 14 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. This session features a hands-on session on using an antenna tuner, facilitated by Dave WØOXB. Radios in the Park is held at Valley View Park in Oak Park Heights 5575 Ozark Avenue North in Oak Park Heights. […]

Coming Soon! Repeater Upgrade – Completed June 11

Posted On: May 29, 2018

The SARA Repeater has been upgraded to a System Fusion DR-1X. The repeater is enabled in the Automatic Mode Select (AMS) configuration. This will allow the repeater to handle both C4FM digital voice (DN) and Analog FM, although not simultaneously. A C4FM signal will put the repeater into the C4FM digital mode, and an analog […]

New Ham Night May 24, 6:00 PM at Valley View Park in Oak Park Heights

Posted On: May 18, 2018

So you just passed your amateur radio license exam and now you want to use your new privileges? Not sure what to do next? How to talk on air? Need guidance on selecting a radio? You have a radio but you’re not sure how to program it? We can help! The Stillwater Amateur Radio Association […]