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The Internet link equipment at the site that houses our Allstar remote base was damaged by a lightning strike last week. It appears that the entire node may have been destroyed. Until further notice the Colby 444.750 repeater will be Read more…


Update: Commercial power and internet were restored at 10:30 am. The storms of May 1 which included tornadoes in the Tescott, Culver, and Bennington areas has knocked down a number of power lines that feed the Minneapolis 444.850, 147.225, and Read more…


The McPherson 444.600 repeater has been returned to service after the following repairs were made: The power amplifier was re-soldered. The receive audio line output card was replaced to correct a problem with audio distortion. The receiver front end, IF, Read more…


While making a trip to Denver on February 22 I discovered the Colby 444.750 repeater was off the air. It may be some time before I can make a trip out there to determine the problem. The repeater is down Read more…


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…

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