Our Mission

KD7ARET's mission is to operate and maintain Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES®), Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), Public Safety and other communications systems, including wire and radio facilities, and to perform communications services to assist government officials in the protection of life and property by providing accurate communications in a timely manner.


Brian Clark, AG4BC, has resigned as the District Emergency Coordinator for KY ARES District 7 and as Chairman of the KD7ARET Board of Directors. He will remain as the Emergency Coordinator for Owen County.

Cecil Dennis, K4TCD, has been appointed District Emergency Coordinator by the KY ARES leadership team.

Greg Lamb, W4TSA, Assistant Emergency Coordinator for Kenton County was elected Chairman by the KD7ARET Board of Directors.

Upcoming Events:


KD7ARET Net: Thursdays 8:00pm 147.375+ (pl123.0) Walton, KY (net preamble, NCS log)

Kentucky Emergency Net: Mondays 7:30pm 3.972.5 lsb

Kentucky Digital Net: Wednesday 8:30pm 3.585 usb (+1000hz) PSK31

Kentucky Digital Net - 2 (KDN2): Monday 8:30pm 3.585 (+1000)usb PSK31