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Minutes of the SARA Meeting

SARA MEETING MINUTES - August 13, 2008 (approved September 10, 2008)

Meeting was called to order at 7:33 by President Prescott Grey.  There were 12 members and 2 guests present.

Jim Bosworth passed around samples of brisket that he had prepared.

Bill Brundage made the evening’s presentation.  He showed his collection of older model ham radios, many of which were Heathkits.  There was much discussion and many remembrances.  Everyone agreed that it was a well spent half hour.


The Duke City Hamfest will be this Friday and Saturday, August 15-16.  Flyers for the Hamfest were passed out.

Approval of Minutes

Motion made to approve the minutes of the July meeting was made by Al Braun and seconded by Vern Leavitt.  The motion passed.

Treasurer's Report

Bill Brundage reported that as of July 31st, the SARA portion of the balance in the treasury was 4686.99.  The TARA balance was $320.08


Glenn Mauger reported that the Motorola repeater is now up and in operation.It is an open repeater but he hadn’t tried to use it and he didn’t know the frequency.  He would attend a statewide seminar to find out more about it.

Old Business


Penny Lommen reported that the quote for club liability insurance had finally arrived.  The quote is $320.00 for one year and has some very good liability limits.  We will send the premium immediately.


New Business


Good of the Organization



The meeting adjourned at 8:35 pm

Minutes taken by Penny Lommen

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