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The Healing Springs Mountain VHF Society is an ARRL affiliated amateur radio club making its home in Lexington, North Carolina, supporting a number of local VHF and UHF repeaters. We also support our members who work a variety of HF and digital modes.

UK Repeater group to shut down

While it doesn't effect us here in the US, the abrupt shutdown of a sizable repeater group anywhere is something to note. The South Yorkshire Repeater Group has announced that the shutdown of their system of 7 linked repeaters is "imminent". They have also canceled the 2017 Great Northern Han Fest which they have hosted for a number of years. No explicit reason has been given for these actions.

Original story from the ICQ Podcast.