Ron Thomas

Ron Thomas has been a BCARES member since 2003 and currently serves on the board as Primary Representative from the Longmont Amateur Radio Club.

Apr 242014

Hello BCARES Members. National Weather Service is teaching a Weather  Spotter training sponsored by the Boulder County Sheriff's Office. It  will be held on Tuesday, May 6th at 18:30 in the training room at the  Boulder County Sheriff’s Headquarters at 5600 Flatirons Parkway on 55th  between Pearl and Arapahoe. Have your BCARES ID with you.

To register, please email  Francesca Gonzales at the EOC ( and have her put  your name on the list for Weather Spotter Training. This is an opportunity  to obtain your Spotter Number or get a good refresher before the upcoming  severe weather season. As they say; “it isn’t a mater of IF but WHEN…”

Looking for you on the Net,
George Weber
BCARES Training Co-Chair

Oct 122013

BCARES'  Chautauqua Park TV Repeater, W0BCR-TV, is now back on the air and fully functional, as of 10 October. Please note that the new coordinated 23cm input frequency is 1241.25 MHz, channel ATV-1. For additional details about the repeater, go to and enter the call sign, W0BCR.

73 de,
Jim Andrews
W0BCR Trustee