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Nebraska Hams Celebrate 150th Anniversary

KB0LF reports, “Some of the on air activity has already begun.” The NE150 Hams have planned events all year as part of Nebraska’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary Celebration. Upcoming is the nine day QSO Party starting Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, 7am (Central Time) and ending Sunday, March 5, 2017, 5pm (Central Time) or Feb.25, 2017, 1300 UTC to March 5, 2017, 2300 UTC. The anniversary date is March 1. Nebraska hams will use their call (personal or special) with “/NE150” as a suffix. The event web site is www.ne150hams.org. Individual clubs will coordinate event stations. Stations representing a Nebraska historical event or location are encouraged. Examples are Chimney Rock, the Fossil Beds (Agate or AshFall), SAC Museum, Homestead NM, Morman trail/museum, and Lewis and Clark. Any band and mode is acceptable. See their page (link) on the official web site for more details.

-W0DBW