Wood County team to join American Radio League’s Field Day

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Emergency Communications will participate in the annual American Radio Relay League’s annual Field Day on June 26-27 Field Day at Hendershot Farm, 4.5 miles on Laurel Creek Road from Old St. Marys Pike.

The event will be held starting at 2 p.m. June 26 and end 2 p.m. June 27. Set up begins 6 a.m. June 26.

The event allows participants to fine tune their emergency communications skills, Ken Harris, director of Wood County Emergency Communications. Amateur Radio operators will work around the clock to contact other operators in the United States and Canada.


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