Here are a number of sources of news regarding the activities of the South Canadian Amateur Radio Society (SCARS).
Since you’re already on the web, this website contains significant information regarding the activities of the club. This site is available at http://www.w5nor.org
SCARS, produces a weekly blog that is housed on WordPress.com. This blog is usually updated by Gary Skaggs, WB5ULK, every Friday morning, and has an email notification service that can be activated to obtain an email whenever these updates ‘go to press’. This can be seen at: https://scarsnewsletter.wordpress.com/
This newsletter is also available through a shortcut located at: w5nor.org/newsletter
SCARS has a Facebook group page, and it allows our members, and others to communicate with each other. This Facebook Group is available at https://www.facebook.com/groups/133522463343769/
The Facebook group is also available through a shortcut located at: w5nor.org/facebook
SCARS operates the Twitter account @W5NOR, and you can subscribe to receive the current news by clicking on this link.
The Twitter page is also available through a shortcut located at w5nor.org/twitter
The SCARS technical committee documents repeater information, and repairs on a periodic basis at Blogspot.com. This can be seen at: http://scarsrepeater.blogspot.com/
The repeater blog is also available through a shortcut located at w5nor.org/repeaterblog
Ham Radio in the News
- Ham Radio in Disaster Preparedness – 2018-12 https://www.kesq.com/news/ham-radios-in-disaster-preparedness/938241534
- Like ‘human hair in the ocean’: Why amateur radio still has an enduring appeal – 2019-01 https://www.cbc.ca/amp/1.4968865?fbclid=IwAR0zgBXHdRPSeawJWH7mK4X0MrOynrUbma3Te3YDmWX7wUKydvKd6wlYK_U