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DEC District

Club /


Frequency Net Date /

Net Time

County Seat
Portage County

District 5

Portage Amateur Radio Club Net 145.390- Sunday 
8:30 PM ET
133 Ravenna State map highlighting Portage County
ARES of Portage County

Training Net


(PL's 110.9/114.8)

Alternate Thursdays at 7:00 local time
Portage County RACES -

Training Net 


(PL's 110.9/114.8)

Alternate Thursdays at 7:00 local time,
Portage County Amateur Radio Service

(PCARS) club net


(PL's 110/9/114.8)

Every Thursday at 8:00 local time


Club Information for this county


Portage ARC, KB8ZHP, meets the 4th Wednesday of each month at the Maplewood Career Center
7075 SR 88 in Ravenna Ohio. GPS Coordinates: 41.10N  -81.13W at 7:00 PM. The clubs' website can be found at www.portagearc.org   Contact: KJ3O, JoAnne Solak  330-274-8240


Portage County Skywarn group, KD8NHF meets when necessary due to severe weather but has a freenode chat mode that meets on Thursday evenings at 8:30 PM to discuss weather spotting and related topics.   Details on how to join the online can be found at the Portage County Skywarn website, www.skywarn390.com


   The Portage County Amateur Radio Service (PCARS), K8BF, the club that puts the “Big Fun” back into ham radio, meets at 7:00 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at the On Tap Grille, 4396 Kent Road (SR 59) in Stow. 

Contact Jim Aylward, KC8PD, kc8pd@portcars.org for more information or go to the club’s web site, www.portcars.org




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updated: 12/28/2014