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Ambassador Dani Dayan scheduled to be featured speaker at Aug. 5 Refugee Shelter Commemoration Program - NNY360

Google News of the Day - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 7:00am
Ambassador Dani Dayan scheduled to be featured speaker at Aug. 5 Refugee Shelter Commemoration Program  NNY360

OSWEGO COUNTY - A special event commemorating the Aug. 5 1944 arrival of 982 Holocaust refugees at the Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter in ...

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Goffstown man dies while dismantling radio tower - Concord Monitor

Google News of the Day - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 3:00am
Goffstown man dies while dismantling radio tower  Concord Monitor

Fire officials in New Hampshire say a ham radio enthusiast was killed when a radio tower he and a friend were dismantling collapsed.WMUR reports Joe ...

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Owen Garriott commemorative SSTV event - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Thu, 08/01/2019 - 3:00am
Owen Garriott commemorative SSTV event  Southgate Amateur Radio Club

ARISS plans to celebrate the life and accomplishments of astronaut, scientist and ham radio pioneer Owen Garriott with a commemorative SSTV event featuring ...

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Ham radio operator killed when tower he was dismantling collapses - WMUR Manchester

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 6:50pm
Ham radio operator killed when tower he was dismantling collapses  WMUR Manchester

A ham radio enthusiast who took care of Manchester's public school grounds for 20 years was killed over the weekend when a radio tower he and a friend were ...

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One Dead, One Injured in New Hampshire Ham Radio Tower Mishap

ARRL - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 5:42pm

A tower dismantling turned tragic on Saturday, July 27, in Deerfield, New Hampshire, when two radio amateurs working some 40 feet up on the tower were carried to the ground when the structure collapsed. Joseph Areyzaga, K1JGA, 52, of Goffstown, New Hampshire, did not survive his injuries sustained in the fall, while the tower’s owner, Michael Rancourt, K1EEE, 65, was seriously injured and remai...

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Dhruv Rebba, KC9ZJX, is 2019 Newsline Young Ham of the Year

ARRL - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 5:28pm

Fifteen-year-old ARRL member Dhruv Rebba, KC9ZJX, of Normal, Illinois, has been selected as the 2019 Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF, Memorial Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year (YHOTY). His parents are Hari Rebba, VU2SPZ, and Shailaja Panyam. A rising sophomore at the Normal Community High School, Dhruv is a member of the Central Illinois Radio Club. He has been licensed since 2013, after a v...

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ARISS Next Generation Radio System Completes Critical Flight Certification Tests

ARRL - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 3:24pm

The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) next-generation Interoperable Radio System (IORS) successfully completed a battery of stress tests, required as part of the final certification of the hardware for launch to and operation on the International Space Station (ISS). The IORS consists of a JVC Kenwood D710GA transceiver and the AMSAT-developed Multi-Voltage Power Supply (...

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Free HPM 150th Birthday Event Logging Software Now Available

ARRL - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 12:23pm

Scott Davis, N3FJP, perhaps best known for the ARRL Field Day software that bears his call sign, has developed a free logging program for ARRL’s Happy 150! Hiram Percy Maxim Birthday Celebration on-the-air event that gets under way on August 31 and runs for 9 days. Davis calls his software Hiram Percy Maxim Contest Log 1.0. Maxim, 1AW, who cofounded ARRL, was born on September 2, 1869.

“I've nev...

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News Briefs for Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - Wise County Messenger

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 11:43am
News Briefs for Wednesday, July 31, 2019  Wise County Messenger

A Medicare education seminar will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sept. 7 at the First Baptist Church in Paradise, 401 Main.

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Be a Prepper: PARA offering Ham Radio classes - Porterville Recorder

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 11:38am
Be a Prepper: PARA offering Ham Radio classes  Porterville Recorder

What exactly is a Prepper? “People that what to know what their plans are when things go bad,” said Tom Upton, president of the Porterville Amateur Repeater ...

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Sparking the minds of young scientists, Boys & Girls Clubs take on space-themed STEM challenge - PRNewswire

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 10:00am
Sparking the minds of young scientists, Boys & Girls Clubs take on space-themed STEM challenge  PRNewswire

ATLANTA, July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The iceberg is melting. A young would-be scientist reaches out to the International Space Station, asking for a photo ...

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Winter YOTA - Let's go PA - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 4:08am
Winter YOTA - Let's go PA  Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Chair of the IARU Region 1 Youth Working Group, Lisa Leenders PA2LS, reports Winter-YOTA is a sub-regional Youngsters On The Air event, in The ...

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Tuned in - The Ellsworth American

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/31/2019 - 3:00am
Tuned in  The Ellsworth American

By Steve Fuller Special to The Ellsworth American SURRY — Standing in just the right place in the woods near Patten Pond, someone scanning through the AM.

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Club News – August 2019 - Kern Valley Sun

Google News of the Day - Tue, 07/30/2019 - 5:52pm
Club News – August 2019  Kern Valley Sun

Club News – August 2019. AMERICAN LEGION POST CHAPTER 711. American Legion Riders meet the first Wednesday, 6 p.m., at the Veterans Hall/Senior ...

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St. Paul Island DXpedition Start May Be Delayed Slightly

ARRL - Tue, 07/30/2019 - 11:27am

An instrument failure on the helicopter that was scheduled to fly on July 29 from New York to Nova Scotia could delay the full operational setup of the CY9C St. Paul Island DXpedition.

“However, every effort will be to begin operations as soon as possible, perhaps with a partial setup on Wednesday,” Randy Rowe, N0TG, said.

Three vehicles loaded with equipment and supplies departed from different ...

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Cass Award Winners Announced

ARRL - Tue, 07/30/2019 - 10:25am

Janusz Wegrzyn, SP9FIH, has been named as the winner of the 2018 Single-Operator Cass Award for the second year in a row. While active from Sint Eustatius Island as PJ5/SP9FIH in March 2018, Wegryzn contacted 8,257 unique stations during the 14 days of his one-person DXpedition.

The 3C0W Annobon Island DXpedition team was the recipient of the first Unlimited Cass Award for its effort in logging ...

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Bulletin board, Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - Pocono Record

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/29/2019 - 5:15pm
Bulletin board, Tuesday, July 30, 2019  Pocono Record

WEDNESDAYKiwanis Club of the Poconos — Daybreak: 7:30 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1215 W. Main St., Stroudsburg. Information: Roger McFadden at ...

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Panhandle Snapshots | News | rapidcityjournal.com - Rapid City Journal

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/29/2019 - 5:13pm
Panhandle Snapshots | News | rapidcityjournal.com  Rapid City Journal

Back to School Bash. Western Community Health Resources in Chadron will host a Back to School Bash Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the agency's parking ...

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Many HOA’s Illegally Try to Block OTA Antennas - Cord Cutters News, LLC

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/29/2019 - 8:00am
Many HOA’s Illegally Try to Block OTA Antennas  Cord Cutters News, LLC

We often hear that a home owner's association (HOA) or other similar groups will not let someone install an antenna on their condo or house. Yet the rules are ...

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Local ham radio club set to meet at public library on Monday, Aug 12th - Nelson County Gazette

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/29/2019 - 7:40am
Local ham radio club set to meet at public library on Monday, Aug 12th  Nelson County Gazette

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIO STAFF REPORT. Monday, July 29, 2019 — The Nelson County Radio Club will meet next at 6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at ...

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