News

Armed Forces Day May 14 -- May 12, 2022

COTN Meeting May 12 at 7:45pm

Open Letter to the Traffic Community -- May 11, 2022

HT Day -- May 7, 2022

COTN Meeting March 10 -- March 5, 2022

Weather Spotter Class 2022 -- Feb 14, 2022

COTN Meeting February 17 -- Feb 13, 2022

COTN Winlink Capability -- Feb 5, 2022

Denny Allemang WA8EYQ SK — Jan 18, 2022

COTN 2021 Annual Report ReleasedJan 2, 2022

Call for Volunteers: Simplex Day 2022 — Dec 29, 2021

Chris Daniels KV8Z Elected Net Manager 2022 — Dec 16, 2021

OSSBN Evening Moving to 1800 — Dec 10, 2021

Chris Daniels KV8Z Nominated for Net Manager 2022 Dec 8, 2021

Tim Reid K3AUX Appointed Teller Nov 26, 2021

Training Schedule Fourth Quarter 2021 Oct 5, 2021

The 2021 ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET) is Just Ahead — Sep 23, 2021

NTS Support Needed for Ohio SET Exercise, Oct 2 1000-1200 — Sep 19, 2021

September 2021 Training and Planning: Winlink VHF!Sep 9, 2021

Exercise New Yorker (Training Opportunity Aug 7-8) — Jul 18, 2021

July 2021 Training and Planning Meeting — Jul 8, 2021

June 2021 Training and Planning MeetingJun 10, 2021

Field Day 2021Jun 3, 2021

QSP Newsletter — May 27, 2021

May 2021 Training and Planning Meeting — May 13, 2021

NVIS Day 21 After-Action Report — April 27, 2021

NVIS Day 21 Activation Notice 1 — April 24, 2021

Call for Volunteers - NVIS Day 2021 — April 10, 2021

April 2021 Training and Planning Meeting — April 8, 2021

After-Action Report - Simplex Day 2021 — Jan 24, 2021

Activation Notice - Simplex Day 2021 — Jan 9, 2021

Call for Volunteers - Simplex Day 2021 — Jan 3, 2021

Welcome to 2021 — Jan 1, 2021

COTN Releases SET 2020 Results — Dec 20, 2020

KD8TTE Elected Net Manager 2021 — Dec 16, 2020

W8RIH Appointed 2020 Teller — Nov 26, 2020, 0:00 AM

Buckeye Net Mixed Reps Needed — Nov 20, 2020, 8:54 AM

Maine Traffic Exercise 2020 — Nov 2, 2020, 2:35 PM

RRI Training November 2020 — Oct 28, 2020, 3:00 PM

September Planning Meeting / SET Preparation — Sep 1, 2020 7:28 AM

RRI Bulletin Army MARS Messages — Aug 31, 2020 11:31 AM

Training Net Control Operators! — Aug 11, 2020 12:17:44 AM

Monthly Meeting: Thursday 13 August — Aug 4, 2020 7:45:08 PM

Astronaut Traffic Whitepaper Released: See How Your Messages Made It To NASA! — Jul 19, 2020 1:04:03 PM

July Meeting: COTN / ARES D7 — Jul 6, 2020 1:20:40 PM

COTN After-Action Report Field Day 2020 Available — Jul 2, 2020 4:03:20 PM

Activation Notice ARRL Field Day 2020 — Jun 27, 2020 5:06:18 PM

Activation Warning ARRL Field Day 2020 — Jun 22, 2020 7:37:29 PM

After-Action Report Emergency Communications Nationwide Radio Simulation May 30, 2020 — Jun 18, 2020 3:05:42 AM

COTN Videoconference Thursday 11 June 2020 — Jun 9, 2020 12:01:42 PM

Congratulate Astronauts Behnken and Hurley By Amateur Radio! — Jun 5, 2020 2:59:05 PM

Activation Notice May 30, 2020 — May 29, 2020 11:41:48 AM

Activation Warning (Exercise) May 30, 2020 — May 28, 2020 12:09:06 AM

COTN Station Capability Survey 2020 — May 23, 2020 11:23:21 AM

Mixed Mode Traffic Handlers Wanted — May 8, 2020 11:09:42 AM

Columbus Hamfest 2020 Canceled — May 5, 2020 3:44:53 PM

"Radio for the Rest of Us" Presentation May 6 at 1730Z — Apr 18, 2020 10:08:45 PM

New RRI Training Classes Announced: April 22 and 29 — Apr 13, 2020 6:21:19 PM

March 2020 Issue of QNI — Mar 31, 2020 6:50:47 PM

Radio Relay International Offers Online Training — Mar 29, 2020 6:23:13 PM

COVID-19 Impact on COTN and Radio Amateurs in Public Service — Mar 15, 2020 9:54:21 PM

In person meeting canceled Thu 12 Mar 20 — Mar 12, 2020 9:44:06 PM

Want to Be Net Control or Net Liaison? — Mar 4, 2020 7:48:39 PM

Traffic Handlers Wanted For Exercise March 1, 2020 — Feb 17, 2020 1:19:55 AM

Ohio JS8Call Stations Wanted — Feb 9, 2020 1:01:10 PM

Calling for Volunteers: Simplex Day Special Operations — Jan 7, 2020 4:31:55 PM

COTN 2019 Annual Report Released — Jan 5, 2020 12:54:03 PM

December 2019 Issue of QNI — Dec 25, 2019 8:18:43 PM

KD8TTE Elected Net Manager — Dec 18, 2019 11:05:52 AM

Annual Net Manager Election; AD8CM Appointed Teller — Nov 26, 2019 8:45:08 PM

After-Action Report of Simulated Emergency Test 2019 — Nov 11, 2019 10:40:35 AM

Volunteers Needed: CERT Exercise Thursday 24 October 2019 — Oct 21, 2019 1:31:09 PM

Best Recorded SET Performance — Oct 13, 2019 1:06:34 AM

The Morning After SET 2019 (First Thoughts) — Oct 7, 2019 12:28:43 PM

COTN Net Control and Liaison Stations Needed 5-6 Oct SET — Sep 29, 2019 11:26:06 AM

Volunteers needed for SET 5-6 October 2019 — Aug 25, 2019 1:10:35 PM

Field Day June 22–23, 2019! — May 1, 2019 12:10:23 PM

Thanks for Support on NVIS Day! — Apr 28, 2019 8:41:13 PM

NVIS Day at Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security — Apr 18, 2019 12:34:15 AM

NVIS Day, Apr 27 — Apr 14, 2019 12:13:00 AM

COTN Special Session: March 31, 8 P.M. — Mar 31, 2019 4:11:58 PM

COTN Calendar Updated — Feb 3, 2019 2:42:26 PM

ARRL Board Adopts Traffic System Resolution — Feb 1, 2019 12:39:47 AM

COTN 2018 Annual Report Available — Jan 20, 2019 12:38:13 PM

SCARFfest Nelsonville Hamfest cancelled — Jan 19, 2019 5:42:59 AM

Arnold Medical Team Looking For Radio Operators — Nov 29, 2018 1:50:17 PM

Net Manager Election Looming; Troy McDonald KE8DWX Named Teller — Nov 26, 2018 9:30:17 PM

New Roster Active! — Nov 12, 2018 12:46:10 AM

Volunteers Needed for CERT Exercise Thursday 18 October 2018! — Oct 13, 2018 9:25:33 PM

Update your roster entry by November 12 — Oct 8, 2018 10:56:46 AM

Thank you! — Oct 7, 2018 7:15:14 PM

Stations Needed for SET / BLACK SWAN 18 — Sep 24, 2018 3:25:18 PM

Help COTN During SET / BLACK SWAN 18! — Sep 15, 2018 9:12:35 PM

September Meeting: SET Planning — Sep 12, 2018 10:05:08 PM

Will You Get Your AUXCOMM Qualification? — Sep 6, 2018 10:56:57 AM

Call for Volunteers: Red White & Boom — Jun 22, 2018 10:00:15 PM

Amateur Radio “Field Day” June 23–24, 2018 at Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security — May 29, 2018 7:04:57 PM

April 2018 Issue of QNI Available — Mar 31, 2018 11:50:34 PM

Ohio Section ARES Conference: April 7, 2018 — Mar 26, 2018 7:38:38 PM

On the State of Relay: Radio Relay International — Mar 9, 2018 1:58:28 PM

Robert B. Zimmerman, W8OLO (SK) — Feb 13, 2018 12:24:25 PM

Net Control and Liaison Stations Wanted — Jan 17, 2018 2:15:43 AM

December 2017 QNI Available — Dec 16, 2017 10:47:42 PM

KD8TTE Elected Net Manager 2018 — Dec 14, 2017 6:54:38 PM

COTN Election Process Underway — Dec 5, 2017 12:10:01 PM

MARS COMEX 17-4 Underway — Nov 4, 2017 2:11:29 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 36 — Oct 9, 2017 11:52:26 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 35 — Oct 9, 2017 12:26:39 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 34 — Oct 9, 2017 12:25:40 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 33 — Oct 9, 2017 12:24:50 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 32 — Oct 9, 2017 12:24:15 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 31 — Oct 8, 2017 12:41:26 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 30 — Oct 8, 2017 10:21:46 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 29 — Oct 8, 2017 10:21:01 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 11 — Oct 7, 2017 5:00:15 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 10 — Oct 7, 2017 4:22:34 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 9 — Oct 7, 2017 4:22:05 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 8 — Oct 7, 2017 4:21:38 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 7 — Oct 7, 2017 4:21:01 PM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 6 — Oct 6, 2017 9:50:03 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 5 — Oct 5, 2017 10:21:56 AM

Ohio Section SET Coordination Instructions — Oct 4, 2017 10:01:00 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 4 — Oct 4, 2017 9:51:03 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 3 — Oct 3, 2017 10:03:50 AM

BLACK SWAN 17 OPBULL 2 — Oct 2, 2017 9:52:33 AM

New Issue of QNI Available — Sep 29, 2017 9:03:18 PM

Sign up now for SET duty positions! — Sep 26, 2017 10:15:37 AM

RRI BULLETIN – UPDATE HURRICANE MARIA – CARIBBEAN DISASTER ZONE — Sep 24, 2017 12:44:12 PM

RRI Update regarding Hurricane Irma — Sep 10, 2017 12:24:08 PM

RRI Tropical Storm Net and Supplement to Initial Guidance Bulletin — Sep 8, 2017 8:26:10 PM

HURRICANE IRMA EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS GUIDANCE — Sep 7, 2017 7:56:08 PM

Jim Williams N8IBR, SK — Sep 6, 2017 1:51:20 PM

RRI Hurricane Harvey Update 4 (Final) — Sep 4, 2017 2:51:29 PM

RRI Hurricane Harvey Update 3 — Aug 31, 2017 2:05:15 PM

TRI Bulletin: Hurricane Harvey Traffic Operations Update 2 — Aug 29, 2017 11:40:34 PM

David Schwertfager N8EFB, SK — Aug 29, 2017 3:31:58 PM

SRI Bulletin Update Harvey Texas Disaster Operations — Aug 29, 2017 3:22:25 PM

RRI: Hurricane Harvey Emergency Communications Guidance — Aug 25, 2017 11:48:05 PM

Simulated Emergency Test 2017 Oct 7-8 — Aug 24, 2017 1:55:01 AM

Change in “2nd Alt” Operating Frequency — Aug 3, 2017 12:40:20 PM

Russ Ward W8ARD Appointed Training Officer — Jul 29, 2017 10:53:16 PM

July 2017 Issue of QNI Available — Jul 7, 2017 7:07:47 PM

Great work at Field Day! — Jun 26, 2017 1:03:34 AM

June In-Person Training Cancelled: Prepare for Field Day! — Jun 6, 2017 11:08:38 PM

Register for Field Day, Franklin County Emergency Management & Homeland Security! — Jun 4, 2017 5:13:33 PM

May 2017 Meeting Moved to Thu 18 May — May 5, 2017 11:29:46 PM

Radiogram Web Application: Organize Your Traffic — Apr 16, 2017 11:41:36 PM

April Training: The ICS-213 Compliant Radiogram — Apr 2, 2017 10:18:53 PM

Ohio ARES Conference: "The Changing Face of Traffic Handling" — Mar 30, 2017 9:59:55 PM

RRI-East Status: AWARE — Mar 14, 2017 10:43:47 AM

N8RFT, SK — Feb 16, 2017 12:01:20 PM

Net Control and Liaison Training Thu 9 Feb — Feb 5, 2017 2:28:47 PM

New Net Callup and Traffic Assignment Procedures 1 Feb 2017 — Jan 28, 2017 12:03:04 PM

Take Action to Stay on the Roster! — Jan 25, 2017 11:59:29 PM

Submit Net Session Reports Online — Jan 25, 2017 12:24:20 AM

Amateur Radio Message Relay Alive and Well — Jan 14, 2017 10:08:28 PM

Call for Volunteers, First Quarter 2017 — Dec 31, 2016 8:17:30 PM

KD8TTE Elected 2017 Net Manager — Dec 17, 2016 9:58:11 PM

KD8YCW Appointed Teller for Net Manager Election — Nov 27, 2016 7:13:02 PM

October Monthly Training Moved to Thu 20 Oct 2016 — Oct 4, 2016 9:37:06 PM

MARS Exercise October 31-November 1, 2016 — Sep 25, 2016 8:44:24 PM

Tonight's Training: The Functional Exercise! — Sep 8, 2016 9:00:48 PM

NTS in ARRL Board of Directors 2016 Second Meeting — Aug 1, 2016 10:09:48 PM

No COTN Meeting 14 July 2016 — Jul 14, 2016 3:12:20 PM

Columbus Hamfest August 6, 2016 — Jul 10, 2016 10:09:58 PM

Attention Net Control Operators! — Jun 10, 2016 8:10:47 PM

COTN Business Meeting 11 June 2016, 12:30 — Jun 10, 2016 8:07:57 PM

COTN Second Quarter Meeting Sat 11 Jun 2016 — May 1, 2016 1:00:50 PM

Amateur Radio Preparing For the Worst — Mar 15, 2016 4:44:52 PM

Agenda for Tonight's Training (COTN Module 1) — Mar 10, 2016 11:36:20 AM

Updated COTN Brochure — Mar 5, 2016 12:22:35 PM

Looking for Volunteers, Second Quarter 2016 — Mar 3, 2016 12:13:48 PM

COTN Board Member In Spotlight — Feb 10, 2016 1:29:29 PM

COTN Annual Meeting 2016 Minutes — Jan 31, 2016 1:08:30 PM

COTN Annual Meeting Sat 30 Jan 2016 — Jan 9, 2016 5:32:00 PM

Weather Spotter Training March 5, 2016 — Jan 8, 2016 12:42:54 AM

Official Relay Stations: Send Monthly Reports to Section Traffic Manager — Jan 6, 2016 12:42:50 AM

W8ARR Appointed Statistician — Jan 5, 2016 9:04:23 AM

Volunteers for NCS and SNL Duty, First Quarter 2016 — Dec 24, 2015 11:19:11 AM

Simulated Emergency Test 2015 Report for COTN — Dec 3, 2015 4:39:31 PM

Report of COTN Participation in November 2015 Functional Exercise — Nov 22, 2015 11:35:44 AM

MARS Exercise November 7-10, 2015 — Nov 2, 2015 12:10:31 AM

Volunteers Needed for Emergency Traffic Exercise: November 5, 2015 — Oct 31, 2015 2:59:32 PM

COTN Supports Franklin County Full-Scale Exercise — Oct 24, 2015 10:45:45 PM

Preliminary COTN SET 2015 Report In — Oct 11, 2015 1:30:08 PM

Simulated Emergency Test Continues; Excellent Activity So Far — Oct 4, 2015 11:01:47 AM

Simulated Emergency Test Underway — Oct 3, 2015 5:36:59 PM

This Weekend is the Simulated Emergency Test — Oct 1, 2015 3:57:05 PM

Net Reports Resend — Sep 16, 2015 10:50:06 PM

Volunteers Needed for SET October 3-4, 2015 — Sep 5, 2015 10:41:57 PM

COTN Presidential News — Aug 22, 2015 9:10:27 PM

Report on COTN Support of Franklin County CERT Search and Rescue Operation — Aug 15, 2015 3:18:54 PM

Plan for Emergency Exercise August 13, 2015 — Aug 13, 2015 11:12:32 AM

Volunteers Needed for Emergency Traffic Exercise: August 13, 2015 — Aug 2, 2015 8:16:32 PM

Columbus Hamfest 2015 Recap — Aug 1, 2015 9:10:42 PM

In-person Meeting August 15th — Jul 31, 2015 4:04:31 PM

COTN Appearance at Columbus Hamfest — Jul 30, 2015 8:43:55 PM

The ARRL Official Observer Program Explained, July 9, 2015, 6 p.m. — Jun 26, 2015 11:46:40 AM

CERT Basic Training Starting April 2 — Mar 29, 2015 11:23:52 PM

Thank You for Supporting COTN Recruiting at NWS Spotter Training — Mar 16, 2015 12:52:08 AM

NCS Reminder — Mar 13, 2015 11:52:09 AM

COTN Spring Meeting — Feb 3, 2015 3:23:04 PM

N8RFT Appointed Assistant Net Manager — Feb 1, 2015 12:14:38 AM

COTN Recruiting at NWS Spotter Training, March 7, 2015 — Jan 27, 2015 10:54:27 AM

NCS: Send Net Session Reports to W8ARR Starting January 1, 2015 — Jan 2, 2015 11:42:29 PM

Changing of the Guard — Jan 1, 2015 3:23:34 PM

New Net Control Script — Nov 22, 2014 10:14:47 PM

COTN Meeting Sat 22 Nov 2014 — Nov 21, 2014 10:12:32 PM

Press-Banner: Ham radio operators were keys to communication after quake Read more: Press-Banner - Ham radio operators were keys to communication after quake — Oct 17, 2014 9:06:52 PM

Ebola Sitrep from State EOC: No Change to COTN Schedule — Oct 16, 2014 1:23:20 PM

ARRL SET 4-5 October 2014 — Sep 24, 2014 11:45:59 AM

Central Ohio Traffic Net Modifies Format — Sep 21, 2014 4:40:09 PM

Ohio HF Emergency Preparedness Net — Sep 10, 2014 1:44:27 PM

August Activity Report — Sep 6, 2014 5:13:28 PM

COTN Meeting 13 September, 1400-1600 — Aug 31, 2014 1:29:18 PM

Plan for COTN Appearance at Columbus Hamfest 2014 — Jul 31, 2014 10:17:02 PM

COTN at Columbus Hamfest — Jul 7, 2014 2:33:41 AM

COTN Added to Franklin County Emergency Management Resources — May 16, 2014 12:52:56 PM

Agenda for May 10, 2014 Quarterly Meeting — May 2, 2014 11:08:34 AM

Show Boy Scouts the National Traffic System — Apr 28, 2014 10:35:07 AM

After-Action Report of March 2014 NTS Demonstration Available — Apr 26, 2014 3:33:59 PM

Next In-Person Meeting: Saturday, May 10, 2014 — Apr 18, 2014 3:30:33 PM

Happy World Amateur Radio Day! — Apr 18, 2014 1:45:24 PM

Welcome, New Stations — Apr 13, 2014 1:44:14 PM

Help Us Improve the Web Site — Mar 31, 2014 1:40:59 PM

Send Net Session Reports to KD8TTE — Mar 27, 2014 8:55:02 PM

Presenting National Traffic System to COARES — Mar 23, 2014 2:57:34 PM

COTN Annual Meeting 2014 — Mar 23, 2014 2:35:07 PM