Welcome to the Iroquois County Amateur Radio Club or ICARC home on the web. This site is dedicated to the service and tradition of ham radio. ICARC strives to serve our community in times of Severe Weather and in Situations where normal communication fail. We are glad you are here. Thanks for visiting.

 Are you interested in Public service, Amateur Radio, Weather spotting? Then you have come to the right place. Feel Free to reach out to us via our contact page or come to our monthly meetings. We are actively seeking new members.

Monday night net. Every Monday

VHF 7:00 PM 147.030 + PL 103.5

UHF Following VHF 444.625 + PL 103.5


NOW MEETING THE 4th Thursday of the Month

Check the calendar for the next monthly meeting date and time

Meetings are now available via ZOOM click here to be transferred 

114 North 3rd Street Across from Watseka Elks


Please check our event calendar for testing dates. Doors open at 8am test starts at 9am at the Iroquois County Youth Center 114 N. 3rd St Watseka. We will be testing for all levels of amateur radio. Cost is $15 per test. If a level is passed student may attempt the next level test at no additional charge. More info contact info@icarcil.org


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    • Jim Licquia on August 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Nice website. Contact Info came from Mike Mercier, KC9HHT. Thanks. Hope to make contact through your repeaters, if I can get out that far from Champaign. Maybe attend a. Future meeting.


    Jim Licquia, AC9SF

    • Anonymous on October 19, 2018 at 9:43 pm

    Can your group recommend an easily programmable hand-held, yet affordable transceiver.
    In the immediate future, I am looking to monitor transmissions , and to test for a Technicians License some time next year.

    Thank you
    John A. Doggett
    Crescent City IL.

    • Paul Truback on January 31, 2021 at 12:38 am

    Hi guys, took my tech test today(passed on the first try) and just want to say I enjoyed myself.. can you please send me information on joining.. I think it would be loads of fun…

      • w9cjm on February 16, 2021 at 4:45 pm

      Hello Paul I did email an application if you did not receive my apologizes I will also get the application posted to our website. Thanks for the interest and let me know if I can be of further assistance.

      W9CJM tzservice@sbcglobal.net

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