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The Heartland 100 – “Spirit Of The Prairie” Ultramarathon By Aaron Diller, N0QD It was shortly after I moved back to Kansas from Michigan that my high school friend (ever-since-kindergarten-friend, really) Marc Friesen told me about the Kansas Ultrarunners Society Read more…


On June 24th, 2017, the Kansas-Nebraska Radio Club will be participating the 2017 Amateur Radio Relay League Field Day. The KNRC will be set up at the Fair Grounds in Beloit, KS, near the intersection of Walnut St and 15th Read more…


Every October, runners gather in Cassoday, KS and compete. The challenge is to run 100 miles. This year the Heartland 100 is October 8-9. Runners will leave Cassoday at 6 AM Saturday, run through the Flint Hills for 50 miles, Read more…


On June 6, 2016, the Mitchell County Commissioners unanimously voted to make June 20th to June 25th as Amateur Radio Week in Mitchell County and signed a Proclamation to that affect. They also showed interest in Ham Radio and stated Read more…


We’re looking for a couple of volunteers to help provide communications for the Heartland 50 Mile Run. The event begins at 6:00 on April 30, 2016 and ends at 21:00 that evening, and takes place in and near Cassoday, KS. There Read more…


As we head into another season of storms and severe weather, please remember a few basic points: Skywarn Net Controllers: Please take a moment to log into your NWS Chat account and make sure you remember (or have reset) your password, Read more…


  The Kansas-Nebraska Radio Club is proud to take part in the ARRL sponsored Field Day 2016, on June 25th starting at 10am! We will be using our Emergency Communications trailer and Amateur Radio equipment to make contacts with other Read more…


It’s once again the time of year for brushing up on Storm Spotting skills. The various offices of the National Weather Service will be posting their spotter talk locations and times. Below are links to the offices that serve the K-Link Read more…


The special events are getting well underway this spring. The MAARS club in Manhattan is seeking volunteers to assist with communications at the Cabin Fever ride. Date: April 11, 2015.  Race starts at 7am.  Staging area is Wamego West Elementary Read more…


For several years, a bunch of Hams from around Kansas have provided radio support for the Kansas Ultra Runners’ race in the fall. One hundred miles, over 27 hours, through the Flint Hills. A lot of us look forward to it Read more…