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I’m pleased to announce the installation of the new K-Link Allstar server located near Manhattan, KS. This server is now our primary K-Link Allstar hub for public and in-house links plus our IRLP gateway. Those of you with non-K-Link repeaters Read more…


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…


2017: Year In Review As we prepare to enter a new year, I thought about taking a moment to look back at the major accomplishments and additions to the K-Link network during 2017. Our first Allstar node was commissioned at 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…


Friday, July 7 2017 The Paola repeater on 442.475+ (151.4) has joined K-Link. This repeater provides coverage in portions of Northeast Kansas. Some cities served by the repeater include: Ottawa Louisburg Paola Osawatome Spring Hill Gardner Olathe Garnett The repeater Read more…


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…


An important part of maintaining a critical network that utilizes the Internet is being able to constantly monitor network performance and statistics. Today, we finally accomplished that goal with the addition of the K-Link Network Monitor, provided by UptimeRobot.com. Each Read more…


The K-Link Repeater Network has officially joined the Allstar community. At the center of Allstar is the Asterisk VoIP PBX network that supports many connections and much more flexibility in linking than other internet linking systems. Our Allstar node is Read more…