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STARC Upcoming Monthly Meetings

Thursday, February 16, 2017:

Jason Garneau, K1LOL
STARC Vice President

STARC looks forward to seeing you at one of our upcoming monthly meetings. Everyone, licensed or non-licensed, members or non-members, are encouraged to attend.

The STARC meeting schedule for the next couple of months is as follows:

  • February meeting: Thursday, February 23rd - 7:30pm
  • March meeting: Thursday, March 30th - 7:30pm
  • April meeting: Thursday, April 27th - 7:30pm

All meetings take place at the St. Albans VFW located at 353 Lake Road, St Albans, VT. 

The STARC 2017 Survey is here!

Monday, February 06, 2017:

Jason Garneau, K1LOL
STARC Vice President

Want to help shape STARC for 2017? Please fill out our 2017 survey! We appreciate your feedback - all responses are anonymous. Both members and non-members are welcome to respond. The survey should take no more than 4-5 minutes of your time.

Please click the following link to fill out our short survey:

Thank you for your participation!  

January, 2017 Meeting Highlights

Friday, January 27, 2017:

Jason Garneau, K1LOL
STARC Vice President

STARC would like to thank everyone who braved the weather last night and made it to the January Meeting.  The January meeting highlights included:


Election of 2017 STARC Officers:

  • President - Arn Benjamin - N1ARN
  • Vice President - Jason Garneau - K1LOL
  • Secretary - Jacob Chandler - KC1FZY
  • Treasurer - Jamie Dennis - KB1MCU


Discussion on Allstar technology and the Vermont Allstar Network

  • Two local VT Allstar Network Simplex nodes are online and open for the Amateur Radio community
    • K1LOL - Swanton, VT - 147.510 (no offset), 100 PL Tone
      • Coverage of I-89 and US Rt 7 from Canadian border to the southern edge of St. Albans, Eastern half of Grand Isle county
    • N1ARN - Sheldon Springs, VT - 147.560 (no offset), 100 PL Tone
      • Coverage of Sheldon, Enosburg, VT Routes 105, 207, and the majority of Franklin and Grand Isle counties

For more information on the Vermont Allstar Network, please visit:


STARC would also like to extend our thanks to outgoing Vice President Homer Wetherby (N1WXB) for his service to the club over the past year.


STARC featured in Everything Ham Radio Podcast

Friday, December 30, 2016:

Jason Garneau, K1LOL
STARC Vice President

STARC was recently featured as the Club of The Week on the Everything Ham Radio podcast (12/22/16)!

Here is the link to take a listen:


Thanks again to K5CLM for featuring the club in the podcast!

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If you would like to schedule a Technician exam, contact W5YI CVE - Arnold Benjamin - N1ARN:
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