Since the April meeting was canceled to comply with CDC guidelines for the COVID-19 pandemic, HSARC turned to the airwaves. A 2 meter net was held on Thursday April 2nd at 7:30 pm, what would have been the start time of the meeting had it taken place.
Nearly every year, the Hot Springs Amateur Radio Club has a dinner. It usually occurs in the month of February and is a great time for club members and their spouses to have a chance to get to know each other a little better.
Monument Health hospitals in Rapid City are suffering from a limited supply of masks, like many other hospitals across the country.
In an effort to conserve supplies, the hospital reached out to Rushmore Communications looking for some handheld radios so the doctors and nurses could exchange information without having to use masks.
Many individuals and groups organizing events for Field Day 2020 have been contacting ARRL for guidance on how to adapt their planned activities in this unprecedented time of social distancing and uncertainty.