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We meet on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. The location of the meetings vary, but are often in the Benton County Shops Dayroom on Avery Road on the south side of Corvallis. We sometimes meet at a served-agency site to train on the specifics of that location.

Net Schedules


The Benton County ARES net meets weekly on Tuesdays at 7:45 PM local time on either the 147.16+ W7OSU repeater (100Hz tone), or on 147.51 simplex. All amateurs are welcome to check in. ARES members are encouraged to serve as net control. Contact Scott, KF7GGN, to volunteer.

Net Preamble

Western Oregon VHF Emergency Net (WOVEN)

The WOVEN Net operates daily at 7:30 PM on the 146.78- K7CVO (156.7Hz tone except during nets) repeater, with an alternate of the 146.82 repeater. This net is intended as a traffic and training net.

Simulated Emergency Training (SET)

The October 3, 2020 SET was a success. Thanks to all of you who participated. Information about the next SET will be posted here when it becomes available.