Author: Jim Dalke

Man Dies of Possible Electrocution

Story A contract engineer working at WDMS radio station in Greenville is believed to have been electrocuted Thursday while repairing the station’s transmitter. Jerold Campbell, 73, of Oxford was pronounced dead about 12:25 p.m. after being taken to Delta Regional…

CERTIFICATION NEWS

by: Michael Scott, Certification Chairman Summer is really here…. The warn weather is quite a change from this past “Spring”…. Last issue we answered the question: Why be certified? The next logical step is the preparation for the exam. Several…

SBE Chapter 16 Election

The following members have been nominated for election for 2010-2011 A ballot will be emailed in August to all members. The new board will be installed at the September 10 Chapter meeting. Chairman – Clay Freinwald Vice Chairman – Gary…

SBE Chapter 16 Vashon Picnic

Our Annual Chapter Picnic lived up to tradition this year with the event held on the KOMO-AM transmitter site on Vashon Island July 24. The weather was as good as it gets for a Northwest summer day, sunny but not…

From the Chair

Jim Dalke, CPBE AMD 8-VSB July’s Chapter Meeting was included as part of our Annual Picnic on Vashon Island. We had almost 50 people of all ages attending this traditional gathering at the KOMO-AM 1000 transmitter facilities. The weather was…

CLAYS CORNER FOR AUGUST 2010

The annual SBE Chapter 16 Picnic, just like last year, it was held in the back-yard of KOMO…a wonderful location for this event. Jim Hatfield showed a number of historic pictures of the early days on the island. Later it…

June Meeting Report

June 10th SBE Chapter Luncheon Meeting Don Miller, a member of the Washington State Emergency Management team was this month’s guest speaker at the June luncheon of the SBE Chapter 16. The meeting was called to order by Steven Lockwood…

June Board Meeting

The SBE Chapter 16 Board meeting was held at the facilities of Hatfield and Dawson, Wednesday evening, June 9.  The meeting was called to order by Chapter Chairman, Jim Dalke about 6 pm. The attending included Jim Dalke. Tom McGinley,…

From the Chair – July 2010

Jim Dalke, CPBE AMD When Apple announced the iPhone 4, I decided I needed one.  I logged on to my AT&T wireless account June 15 to preorder only to get an undecipherable server error message.  What I suspected became truth when the trade press reported the preorder demand was…

Clay’s Corner – July 2010

Clay’s Corner for July 2010 As most of you know by now – I have agreed to have my name placed in nomination for Chapter Chairman.   It’s been a long time since I served in that role.  I think it…