Lake Of The Woods Repeater Association

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Some regional events have been postponed due to COVID-19, see below.
The LOWRA group has five repeaters:

Roosevelt 147.000-(123.0), Wanaska 147.090+, North West Angle 147.210+(123.0), Warroad 443.000+ (DMR 312740), Fourtown 147.315+

ECHOLINK link into the 147.090 repeater = N0MHO-R or node number 82916

Remote Cross-Band Repeater Access to 147.090 from Baudette hospital 446.500 MHz ctcss tone 123.0 Hz and from Roseau 446.500 MHz ctcss tone 107.2 Hz

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Ham License testing is available every month, contact us to schedule a session.


Skywarn logo  Local Skywarn spotter class schedule (open to public):
Updated when available
 Warroad - May 7, 2019, 1:00pm - 3:30pm 7-Clans Casino
 Baudette - April 6, 2023, 6:00pm - 9:00pm LOW Ambulance Garage
 Middle River - April 20, 2023, 6:30pm - 9:30pm Fire Dept or Community Center
 Fargo/Grand Forks region NWS Skywarn class schedule Free online courses and field guide available.

Regional Hamfests & Swap meets
(be prepared to wear face mask even if not specified)
August 22, 2020 - Northern Plains Regional Radio Council Hamfest - Worthington, MN
September , 2020   Rush City Radio Rendezvous   - Rush City, MN UNSCHEDULED
October 30, 2021 - Thief River Falls Hamfest - Zion Lutheran Church, TRF, MN, 10AM (cancelled due to site's restrictions)
February 26, 2022 - CDARC Hamfest  Bismarck, ND
June 5, 2022 - WARC Hamfest and Conference - Dakota Community Centre, Winnipeg, MB
January 14, 2023 - WAARC Arctic Blast Hamfest - Bertha, MN (south of Wadena) (flyer)
February 11, 2023 - Cabin Fever Reliever - St. Cloud, MN
March 18, 2023 - Midwinter Madness Hobby Electronics Show - Buffalo, MN (flyer) (Face mask may be required)
April 15, 2023 - Brainerd Area Hamfest - Brainerd High School (flyer)
April 22, 2023 - Grand Forks Area Hamfest - East Grand forks Heritage Village (flyer)
May 6, 2023 - Superior Wisconsin HamFest Head of the Lakes Fairground (flyer)
June 3, 2023 - Aurora ’23 Conference - West Medicine Lake Community Club Plymouth, MN
June 17, 2023 - TCFMC Spring Tailgate Swapfest - West Medicine Lake Community Club, Plymouth, MN
September 16, 2023 - SMARTSFEST - Cologne, MN
September 23, 2023 - RRRA Hamfest & ARRL Dakota Division Convention - RRV fairgrounds Hartl Building West Fargo, ND

Winter Field Day 

January 28-29, 2023

ARRL Field Day is June 24-25, 2023

1800 UTC (1:00pm CDT) Saturday through 2059 UTC (3:59pm CDT) Sunday  (2024 field day June 22-23)

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Podcasts and TV Shows:

100 Watts and a Wire (audio podcast)
Ham Radio Workbench Podcast
Ham Nation Tv Show series staring Bob Heil
AmateurLogic.TV Ham Radio & Technology  If you are interested in getting your Ham Radio license then watch AmateurLogic.TV ham college episodes 1 thru 29 and you should be able to pass your test. Starting with episode 30 begines general

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Other clubs' links:

Paul Bunyan Amateur Radio Club Bemidji
Brainerd Area Amateur Radio Club
FORX Amateur Radio Club Grand Forks/EGF
Red River Radio Amateurs Fargo/Moorhead
Northern Lakes Amateur Radio Club Grand Rapids
Lake Region Amateur Radio Club Fergus Falls/Perham
Arrowhead Radio Amateurs Club Duluth/Superior
Winnipeg Amateur Radio Club

Webmaster: Elliott Olson - N0UKF