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State/ARRL/Local Emergency Exercise
Saturday October 8, 2022

Information for this exercise will be announced at a later date.
MBS Airport Exercise
Thursday May 12, 2022

Saginaw County/MBS Airport emergency exercise will be held on Thursday May 12, 2022.  More information will be posted when available.

Frankenmuth MS Walk
Saturday May 7, 2022

The 2022 Frankenmuth MS Walk will be held on Saturday May 7.  Operators need to report to the Kern Pavilion at 8:00 am for check in and assignments. 

All operators wishing to participate should contact Ron KC8YVF at to sign up.

After signed up locally, use the MS Online Registration Form  (Respond as a Team) to complete your paperwork for the event,

Registration: 9:00 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies: 9:45 a.m.
Official Walk MS Start: 10:00 a.m.
Route Length: 3 miles

For more information contact Ron KC8YVF at

Midland MS Walk
Saturday April 30, 2022

DATE: Saturday April 30, 2022
TIME: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
PLACE: Midland High School

Contact Chris Rose at to sign up for this event.

Operators report by 9 am for assignments.

When you get to the school, please sign in with the MS official(s).  Then check in with the Amateur radio group on site for your assigned location. 

Spring Skywarn Training
Monday March 28, 2022 @ 7 pm

Saginaw Spring Skywarn training will be held on Monday March 28 beginning at 7 pm and will again be Virtual this year.
Please sign up Here if you need to re-certify.

If you are not able to attend on the 28th, the National Weather Service has 4 other dates available Here. They are limited to 150 participants so register early.

If you did not take a class last year you will need to take one this year to participate in Skywarn Nets.

Great Lakes Area Winlink Net

(GLAWN) is designed to promote the use of Winlink. This net is open primarily to those in states that border the Great Lakes including Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illionis, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York plus Ontario Canada. Messages should be sent to KB8RCR (or Check out the information sheet here.

AREA Connect is no longer being use.  Please use the Public Service Form from on the left menu of the main page.

Revised 04/06/22