TBARG – What is it?
TBARG is short for Traverse Bay Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Group. The Grand Traverse area local ARES and RACES organization.
We are a registered 501(c)(3) Non-Profit group, with the main goal to support local government and emergency agencies in times of crisis when normal communication channels are overloaded or non-functional.
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This Summer and Winter has been extremely busy for nearly all of the TBARG/Munson Communications team members that I have talked to. I would like to set up a meeting for November 15th to plan for the coming months. On the … Continue reading
On Saturday, Sept 30, ARRL conducted is 2017 Simulated Emergency Test in Michigan. Thanks to Christian, Ernie, Alberta, Tom, Jim, Shawn, and Harold for their participation. HF worked very well. There was no connection to the State EOC for packet … Continue reading
Cherryland Amateur Radio Club has given permission for the TBARG/Munson Emergency Communications to access the main region wide repeater (146.86). This allows coverage for a large part of Northern Michigan. Thanks to Joe Erlewein for his IT/Ham Radio wizard skills, … Continue reading
The TBARG/Munson Emergency Communications exercise on April 19, 2017, was our first major exercise for 2017. A huge thank you to all those who volunteered and a thank you to Munson for this opportunity. Here are a few of the … Continue reading
Thinking about that charitable donation? TBARG is a 501-c-3 non–profit organization that depends on charitable grants and donations to fund ham radio emergency communications in the Grand Traverse area. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.