Amateur Radio License Testing Session June 24, 2017

The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association(WVRA) is sponsoring and hosting an Amateur Radio license examination session, to be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017, starting at 2:00 PM, at the WVRA’s “Field Day” site, 4032 Camp Phillips Road, Schofield, WI. It is across from the Boy Scout Camp and directly south of the Yellow Banks Disc […]

ARRL Field Day June 24-25, 2017

THE WVRA READIES FOR ANOTHER EXCITING FIELD DAY The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association will be participating in the world’s largest on-air amateur radio event – Field Day, on Saturday, June 24th and Sunday 25th. Field Day brings hams from around the world together in a 24 hour scramble to meet as many of their radio brethren […]

Proposed Amendment to WVRA Bylaws

The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association board of directors are proposing the following amendment to the WVRA Bylaws to address the length of an initial membership when a person joins the club. With the proposed amendment, when a new person joins the club within 6 months of the club’s fiscal year, their membership will also be […]

Statement Concerning Rothschild/Weston Shooting Incident

22 March 2017 On behalf of the Wisconsin Valley Radio Association and the greater amateur radio community, I would like to express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of those who were affected by today’s shootings in Rothschild and Weston. Since the club’s inception in 1934, the WVRA has worked with law enforcement, […]

RSVP for the 2017 WVRA Banquet

The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association will hold it’s annual banquet and award ceremony on Saturday, March 18th. All current members have been sent an RSVP by email. If you did not receive one, or are not on the email list, please contact Joe KD9CJX before March 10th. The Banquet will be held at BB Jacks […]

Technician License Class and Exam Session: Jan 14-15, 2017

Amateur Radio Operator Technician License Class Sat, Jan 14 (9am-4pm) & Sun, Jan 15 (10am-4pm) Wisconsin State Patrol HQ – Wausau 2805 Martin Rd, Wausau, WI 54401 Basic amateur radio Operation – Emergency Communications Antenna Theory – Digital modes – Electronics Contests –  Worldwide communications & more! All class materials geared towards passing FCC mandated […]