The Washington Area Amateur Radio Club is committed to providing community and emergency communications service to Washington County residents. Our club represents years of technical and emergency communications expertise.

Extracted from the announcement at the ARRL:

Effective April 19, 2022, a $35 fee will apply to applications for a new Amateur Radio license, modification (upgrade and sequential call sign change), renewal, and vanity call signs.

More details on the licensing page.

VECs and Volunteer Examiner (VE) teams will not collect the $35 fee at license exam sessions.

Club Officers for 2022
President ABØDX Mark Lukins
  Vice President KRØTZ Steven Krotz
Secretary KEØJVU Wayne Gould  
Treasurer WØHAF Michael Hafner
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We will be participating in Washington's Ridiculous Day, June 4.
Details to be announced.
Email ABØDX to volunteer.

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WAARC Field Day 2022 will be June 25-26 at Washington County Hospital and Clinics
400 East Polk Street
Washington, IA

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We gratefully thank the Washington County Riverboat Foundation for another generous grant enabling us to equip our emergency communication trailer for the benefit of Washington County residents.
It is being put to good use!