Category Archives: Updates

NW Trophy Competition Updates

Here are the standings for the Challenge Cup (Northwest Traveling Trophy) Competition. This includes the totals reported by the other clubs as well as the individual standings within the WWDXC. These are the scores as of December 13, 2018.  The RTTY Roundup next month will include FT8 as a mode, which could provide us with some extra participants… Read More »

N6KW is the New Trustee for W7DX

Chuck Miller, N6KW, has graciously volunteered to be become the new license trustee for the club’s call, W7DX.  More than just a name on a piece of paper, Chuck now assumes the responsibility for keeping the license renewed with the FCC, ensuring all logs are uploaded to LOTW, and answering all QSL card requests.  Think of the club station… Read More »

TO6OK DXpedition Report

The WWDXC sponsored this DXpedition. This is their story… Mayotte (FH) is a French overseas department located in the northern part of Mozambican channel in the Indian Ocean is one of the four major islands of the Comoro group of islands, but it does not belong to the Union of the Comoros (a DXCC country D6). Its area… Read More »

Contest Activity Report for November 2018

The weeks running from the end of October through November has some of the most interesting and enjoyable contests of the year for SSB and CW ops..  Domestically, there are ARRL Sweeps and worldwide, of course, are the CQWW SSB/CW events (no ‘dis to the diddlers). Here’s what your fellow Club members have been up to (when they… Read More »

November 2018 Poll: Club Roster on Web

Several members have inquired about adding club roster on the web site.  Others have objected, not wanting information like phone numbers or email addresses that are ripe for spam harvesting.  Can we strike a balance? Here’s what it would look like.    

Salmon Run 2018 – Participant Comments

aa8ta.oh DID NOT HEAR VERY MANY STATIONS AND EVEN FEWER WERE ABLE TO HEAR ME. ad7bf.kitt OPERATED PORTABLE ON SOLAR AND BATTERY POWER IN HILLS ABOUT 6.5 MILES SSW OF ELLENSBURG ai5sf.ok ROUGH CONDITIONS THIS YEAR ja1yne.dx I ENJOYED VERY MUCH. SEE YOU NEXT YEAR. k1lok.ut FOR A FEW OF THE CALLS, I DID NOT WRITE DOWN THE… Read More »

Salmon Run 2018 Update

With the release of the Salmon Run results, I thought I would chat a bit about the event. We had a total of 304 logs from 6 countries and 37 states and provinces. There were over 34600 contacts represented in the logs sent in and not everyone sends in a log. You’ll find the results at http://www.wwdxc.org/salmonrun/2018-salmon-run-results/ . … Read More »

October 2018 Poll: The Totem Tabloid

We, the board of directors, are once again asking for your opinion on how YOUR club operates. We cannot always make everything you want happen, but we will certainly take your opinion into consideration when making the final decision. Here’s our July 2018 poll, where the membership gets to express an opinion regarding the Totem Tabloid newsletter. With… Read More »