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The history of 'Bleakhouse' - Monadnock Ledger Transcript

Google News of the Day - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 3:21pm

Monadnock Ledger Transcript

The history of 'Bleakhouse'
Monadnock Ledger Transcript
PETERBOROUGH -- “Bleak House,” Charles Dickens' novel which was serialized appeared in 1852 and '53, tells the story of doomed love, fateful secrets, murder and loss of fortune -- with a bit of happiness thrown in as well. Peterborough's Bleakhouse has ...

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Amateur Radio Emergency Service Volunteers Assist in California Fire Response

ARRL - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 2:56pm

[UPDATED 2018-08-08 @ 1210 UTC] Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES®) volunteers have pitched in to assist where needed to provide or support communication as catastrophic wildfires have struck California. Volunteers from multiple ARRL Sections in the state have stepped up to help, as some fires remain out of control. The fires have claimed several lives, destroyed more than 1,000 homes, and...

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Launch of Es’hail-2 with First Phase 4 Amateur Transponders Expected Later this Year

ARRL - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 2:45pm

Es’hailSat, the Qatar Satellite Company, has tweeted that it’s anticipating that SpaceX will launch its geostationary Es’hail-2 satellite sometime in the 4th quarter of 2018. The commercial Qatari satellite will provide the first Amateur Radio geostationary communication and will be capable of linking amateurs from Brazil to Thailand.

Es’hail-2 will carry two AMSAT-DL-designed Phase 4 Amateur Ra...

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Ham Talk Live #127 -- Young Ham of the Year: - eHam.net

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 9:08pm

Ham Talk Live #127 -- Young Ham of the Year:
eHam.net
Thursday at 9 PM ET on Ham Talk Live!, we are joined by the 2018 Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF Memorial Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year Award winner Bryant Rascoll, KG5HVO and Don Wilbanks, AE5DW from Amateur Radio Newsline.

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Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KTVH.com - KTVH

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 5:57pm

KTVH

Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KTVH.com
KTVH
GREAT FALLS – After weeks of training, athletes from all over the state competed in the Race Montana Triathlon in Great Falls on Sunday. All competitors ...
Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon | Southgate ...Southgate Amateur Radio Club

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Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios - OCRegister

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:27pm

OCRegister

Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios
OCRegister
They're called ham radio operators. In Fountain Valley, members of RACES – Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service — are amateur radio volunteers who can provide emergency information following a natural disaster, including earthquakes, floods, fires ...

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Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios - OCRegister

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:27pm

OCRegister

Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios
OCRegister
They're called ham radio operators. In Fountain Valley, members of RACES – Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service — are amateur radio volunteers who can provide emergency information following a natural disaster, including earthquakes, floods, fires ...

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Microwave Update 2018 Issues Call for Papers

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:47am

Microwave Update (MUD) 2018 has issued a call for papers, encouraging participants to describe their latest project, design, or operating adventures. Microwave Update (MUD) is an international conference dedicated to microwave equipment design, construction, and operation. It is focused on, but not limited to, Amateur Radio on the microwave bands. Sponsored by the Midwest VHF/UHF Society, the e...

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Great Lakes HamCon 2018 has been Cancelled

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:47am

Great Lakes HamCon 2.0, set to occur in October at Michigan International Speedway, has been cancelled. This would have been the second Great Lakes HamCon, which had been sanctioned as the 2018 ARRL Michigan State Convention. In announcing the cancellation, sponsors said failure to come to a final agreement for the use of the speedway led to the difficult decision to cancel the event. "With jus...

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Hamvention® Officials Say No New Building for 2019

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:24am

Hamvention® and Greene County, Ohio, officials have been unable to reach agreement to erect a new building that could accommodate Hamvention activities at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Center in Xenia, Ohio.

“Hamvention/Dayton Amateur Radio Association has spent many hours working with Greene County officials to reach an agreement on a long-term contract where both the Fairgrounds and ...

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Ham radio operators are still reaching out - Lethbridge Herald

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:43am

Ham radio operators are still reaching out
Lethbridge Herald
During catastrophic events, it is the licensed amateur radio operators who keep the lines of communication open. Buchanan, whose radio call sign is VE6ARG, gives an example from his own personal history to illustrate his point. In 1989 he lived in San ...

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Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KRTV Great Falls News

Google News of the Day - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 7:55pm

KRTV Great Falls News

Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon
KRTV Great Falls News
They're called amateur radio operators and their job was to communicate throughout part of the course to one another. Amateur radio, which is commonly referred to as ham radio, was the beginning of radios. Some of the cycling course goes into ...

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Public Invited to Open House at Radio Telescope Site - Kiowa County Press

Google News of the Day - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 1:46pm

Kiowa County Press

Public Invited to Open House at Radio Telescope Site
Kiowa County Press
Tours, educational programs and demonstrations will be held during the afternoon covering radio astronomy, optical astronomy and ham radio operation. Solar telescopes will be available to view the sun, while optical telescope will be available during ...

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Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service receives service award - Ames Tribune

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:58pm

Ames Tribune

Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service receives service award
Ames Tribune
At the forefront of parades, bike-a-thons, family events and natural disasters, Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) is always prepared with a slew of complex digital equipment and backup systems in hand. It is ARES' members' dedication ...

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Calendar - Highland Community News

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:21pm

Calendar
Highland Community News
Citrus Belt Amateur Radio Club: The Citrus Belt Amateur Radio Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. All are welcome and the club offers classes and other services to those new to ham radio. The club meets at the Patton State Hospital Staff Development ...

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'Ham radio' more than hobby - Cameron County Endeavor

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 3:01pm

'Ham radio' more than hobby
Cameron County Endeavor
With little fanfare, licensed amateur radio operators have been filling the gaps in emergency communications across Potter County for decades. Commissioners Doug Morley, Susan Kefover and Paul Heimel recently brought the Headwaters Amateur Radio ...

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