4.20 TARC Meeting

We are working to see if we can secure a meeting spot IN PERSON for the month of April… More news to follow keep checking online and on facebook for more information!


It’s unfortunate that I have to report that the new TARC trailer was broken into recently and a number of items were stolen. Included were the two ICOM 7300’s. The serial numbers are 020333054 and 02033463. Also stolen were 3 heavy duty 50′ power cords, coax and wire used for antennas, some tools and other small items. If you are a Facebook Marketplace, Craigslist watcher or you attend any flea markets or ham tailgates, please keep an eye out for these radios. Thanks. Mark WA5MA


From Mark, KG5ZZV Mark gave a quick overview on first aid and had the below items to share with everyone. I’m planning to start my pretty brief presentation with a reference (sad this is necessary) to the Oklahoma Good Samaritans Act.  I’m sure the ARES folks are well aware of this, but anyone considering performing first aid should really be aware of this and pre-make the decision to help (or not). https://www.oscn.net/applications/oscn/DeliverDocument.asp?CiteID=72826 What you should carry in your first aid kit varies widely by the areas that you might visit, but bleeding control, airway management and CPR are specific skills […]

ARES The Communications Readiness Series

by Paul WB5ANX – Tulsa County Emergency Coordinator Paul gave a great intro to being prepared for any communication needs. Do take a minute and read this 16 page document he has prepared and feel free to reach out to him over the air!   Communications Readiness Series February 2021.pdf