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The Dodge City 443.675+ (162.2) is back on the air! It’s now a GE Mastr II with battery AND generator backup power, and it linked to K-Link via Allstar. The repeater now also encodes the PL tone (with the GE Read more…


We have internet service once again to the Beloit 442.800 repeater. Beloit and Osborne are now back on the link system. Thank you for your patience. 73, Justin NV8Q  


Saturday was a productive day throughout K-Link. Jay (KS1EMS) and myself got Clay Center 442.75 back online, and Alma, Junction City and Manhattan are linked in again. Eric (N7JYS) and Terry (N0KOM) got the Stockton 146.79 repeater back on the Read more…


There are a few repeater/link outages to report at the moment. Beloit 442.800: The internet provider decommissioned their backbone that was feeding our internet. We will be working to restore the link to Beloit. Until then, the repeater is working Read more…


The Miltonvale 442.100+ (162.2) repeater is back online and linked into K-Link as of today. Please take note of the recent change of PL tone. The tone is now 162.2.  


The Colby IRLP node has been offline for a couple of days. Michael Albers (K0FJ) reports that the PC will not power on. Expect this node to be offline for at least a couple of weeks while we coordinate the Read more…


The El Dorado feed is back! The new feed URL is: http://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/25082/webflash This is a feed direct from the Allstar node on the repeater. The K-Link Broadcastify feed from the El Dorado 443.100 repeater has been removed for an indefinite time. Read more…


The Ellsworth 444.775+ (162.2) repeater was upgraded to a new Yaesu DR-1X repeater today. This is the third DR-1X deployed on the K-Link network and the 22nd DR-1X in Kansas configured for digital use. This repeater is much more sensitive Read more…


This evening the IRLP and Broadcastify streaming audio services at El Dorado were restored. Lightning had damaged/destroyed the internet router a couple of ports on the Netgear switch The Raspberry Pi providing the Broadcastify feed The serial connection between the Read more…


On the evening of October 4 our El Dorado repeater site was directly stuck by lightning which knocked the internet system offline. It was also discovered that the internet router was damaged. After initial assessment, it appears that the IRLP Read more…