WVRA Portable Rig Shootout

Our portable rig shootout is this Sat, May 22, at Good News Church. We’ll meet in the parking lot weather permitting around 9am. This is a tailgate style show-and-tell event. Even if you don’t have anything to show, you’re welcome to attend and learn. Afterwards we may go to a local restaurant for lunch. If […]

Amateur Radio Technician Class and license exam session Feb 6 – Mar 12‚ 2020

Amateur Radio Operator Technician License Class This year in addition to our popular weekend review technician class‚ the Wisconsin Valley Radio Association will offer a more comprehensive six week class. The options are as follows: 1) Attend a free six-week course offered by the Wisconsin Valley Radio Association (WVRA). The course will meet on Thursday […]

2020 WVRA Calendar Fundraiser

Now available for sale, the 2020 edition of the Wisconsin Valley Radio Association Calendar.   A vital accessory for any ham shack, this deluxe 12 month calendar will keep you on schedule while supporting amateur radio in North Central Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association 2020 Calendar is a fund raiser to help offset the […]

Amateur Radio Testing Session – June 22, 2019

The Wisconsin Valley Radio Association(WVRA) is sponsoring and hosting an Amateur Radio license examination session, to be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019, with registration starting at 1 PM and testing starting at 2 PM, at St. Anthony’s Retreat Center, located at 300 E. 4th St., Marathon City, WI  54448. .  Talk-in will be on the 147.135 repeater.   Testing will be conducted for ALL […]

Amateur Radio Technician License Class and Exam Session: January 19-20, 2019

Amateur Radio Operator Technician License Class Sat, Jan 19 (9am-4pm) & Sun, Jan 20 (9am-4pm) Wisconsin State Patrol HQ – Wausau 2805 Martin Rd, Wausau, WI 54401 Basic amateur radio Operation – Emergency Communications Antenna Theory – Digital modes – Electronics Contests –  Worldwide communications & more! All class materials geared towards passing FCC mandated […]