ARRL 6/12/2014 – A well-known voice in the Amateur Radio news media has gone silent. Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF, of Santa Clarita, California, died June 11 following a period of ill health. He was 73. Pasternak was co-founder (with Jim Hendershot, WA6VQP) ofAmateur Radio Newsline™ (formerly The Westlink Report) ham radio news webcast and a frequent presence at Amateur Radio conventions. Pasternak served as Newsline’s managing editor and occasional newscaster for the program. Read More…
Upcoming EventsMay17Tue8:00 pm Digital Communications NetDigital Communications NetMay 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pmK6TZ Repeater – 146.79 (-) PL 131.8, linked to 224.08 (-) PL 131.8 – Open net where we discuss and operate amateur television, various digital modes, using computers with radios, software installation and configuration, and anything related to using your computer with amateur radio. Hosted by Brian – K6BPM.May18Wed7:00 pm AR NewslineAR NewslineMay 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pmK6TZ Repeater – 146.79 (-) PL 131.8, linked to 224.08 (-) PL 131.8 – Rebroadcast of the weekly Amateur Radio Newsline radio show.May19Thu7:30 pm Swap NetSwap NetMay 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:00 pmK6TZ Repeater – 146.79 (-) PL 131.8, linked to 224.08 (-) PL 131.8 – Hams can list something they have for sale, or something they are looking for. Items are limited to anything related to amateur radio. Hosted by Mike W0JFB.8:00 pm Technical Mentoring and Elmering...Technical Mentoring and Elmering...May 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pmK6TZ Repeater – 146.79 (-) PL 131.8, linked to 224.08 (-) PL 131.8 – Discussion of the technical aspects of amateur radio. Special attention is given to newcomers. Hosted by a weekly rotating crew of net controls.May20Fri7:30 pm Club Meeting @ Goleta Union School DistrictClub Meeting @ Goleta Union School DistrictMay 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm15:51:17The Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club holds its General Meetings on the third Friday of the month. Your Board of Directors recently made the decision to have Club Meetings 12 months of the year, instead of skipping the months of June, July, August, and December. The meetings are held at the Goleta Union School Dist. Admin. Center Board Room. The meeting starts at 7:30pm, but come early for the “Free-to-Good-Home” Table, SBARC Bookstore, and socializing.
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