Our annual Winterfest was postponed due to a snow storm in January. Rather than have a rescheduled dinner in February, it was decided to have a Pizza Party at our new meeting location in Tinley Park. The party was a great success.
CONGRATULATIONS to our officers for 2012. They are: President-Bob Jacobson, K9CJ; Vice-President-Phil Snyder, N9LAH; Secretary/Treasurer-John Holmes, W9ILY.
We have been joined by NEW MEMBERS – Mark, K9TP, George, K9CC and Joe, KC9RNK. WELCOME!!
The Metro DX Club booth was active again at the Dayton Hamvention, thanks to N9LAH and N9ORD.
Metro made a nice donation to the NH8S DXpedition to Swains in September and our WUST Award image is on their main page. http://www.nh8s.org/
Two more NEW MEMBERS joined Metro in April – George-K9GA and Morris-W4REX. WELCOME!!
Five NEW MEMBERS joined Metro in June – Chuck-WV9C, Carl-K9CS, John-K9DRS Don-K9NR and Valerie-NV9L. WELCOME!!
Metro contributed to the Northern California DX Association and our contribution has been acknowledged. CLICK HERE.
Our annual picnic in the QTH of N9LAH was a great success Click HERE for the story and photos.
WB9Z was elected a Director of INDEXA for the 2013 Fiscal Year.
We welcomed three NEW MEMBERS in August, Jerry KE9I, Paul K9NU and Paul, VK2HV. WELCOME!!
Metro DXers Jerry, WB9Z and Carl K9CS were part of a large team operating from Swains Island. Check http://www.nh8s.org/ to see if you are in the log! Be sure to look on the MAIN PAGE at the lower right to see the WUST Award.
CONGRATULATIONS to our officers for 2013: President: Phil Snyder, N9LAH, Vice-President: John Raiger, K9DRS, Secretary/Treasurer: John Holmes W9ILY. Keep up the good work!
Congratulations to the latest recipients of the W.U.S.T Award: Awarded in 2012: K6YK, DJ6VM, W6HTC, K6GAK, N5GF, K8IU, N5WI, KD4OS, DK7YY, W1WTG, K6VWE, JF2SKV, W4ZYT, W4VIC, W8UV, WØROB, DL2SUB, K9UQN, K6MM, ON5FP, AAØZP, KN6KI, VE3XN, WB5STU, W4REX, W3YX, K1KO, I6ONE, YT3H, OM3MB, IØWDX, IK5ACO, N4AA, W6DPD, K7XE, WB9Z, I5KG, IK2ABJ, IT9HLR, DJ3XG, N9TK, W6OUL, W4UM, K9CS, K9GA, WK3N, DJ9ZB, KM6HB, KR4OJ, HAØHW, IK4CIE, EA4MY, WØWOI, W4PV, LA9SN, VK2HV, W1YRC, HA8UT, IKØPRP, KF4NEF, IK2BLA, LA9DAA, DL5CW, KA3UNQ, HB9BHY, W6OAT, VK2FR, I6CXD and KB4GYT.