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Ham radio operators take action when disaster strikes - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

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Ham radio operators take action when disaster strikes
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
TV broadcaster KOLO 8 NewsNow reports amateur radio operators ready to help with natural disasters. When natural disasters hit, many people are left without a way to communicate to their loved ones, and that's when ham radio comes in handy.

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10 YEARS AGO ON OCTOBER 16: Re-enactors bring sight, sound of our history - Clay Center Dispatch

Google News of the Day - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:22am

Clay Center Dispatch

10 YEARS AGO ON OCTOBER 16: Re-enactors bring sight, sound of our history
Clay Center Dispatch
Jerry Callen and Keith Stewart will ride their high-wheeled bicycles along Main Street. The Clay Center Area Amateur Radio Society's ham radio operator's tent is also located along Main Street as are the "games of chance" including a corn dive for the ...

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Larry Bill Quiring - NRToday.com

Google News of the Day - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 7:58pm

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Larry Bill Quiring
NRToday.com
Larry Quiring passed away peacefully on October 10, 2018, in Salem, OR, with family at his side. Larry was born in Wichita, Kansas, on July 5, 1940. A few months later Larry was adopted by William and Elouise Quiring in Wichita, Kansas. Larry had one ...

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Nassau County Amateur Radio Operators Aid Communications Following Hurricane Michael - Government Technology

Google News of the Day - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 5:33pm

Government Technology

Nassau County Amateur Radio Operators Aid Communications Following Hurricane Michael
Government Technology
Many are relying on volunteer Ham Radio operators utilizing the State Amateur Radio Network (SARnet) to relay information about structural damage, supply shortages and requests for assistance from the Panhandle to Northeast Florida. Those needs can be ...

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EMO worker tries to drum up enthusiasm for ham radio - CBC.ca

Google News of the Day - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 8:02am

CBC.ca

EMO worker tries to drum up enthusiasm for ham radio
CBC.ca
Johnson said there are a few steps to becoming a ham radio operator. "You need to study, take the test, once you pass it's a one-time cost," he said. "It's good for life." After that, it's just buying the equipment to use. Equipment for amateur radio ...

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Local ham radio operators helping with post hurricane communications - Gainesville Sun

Google News of the Day - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 5:18pm

Local ham radio operators helping with post hurricane communications
Gainesville Sun
Three Alachua County amateur radio operators will be assisting Red Cross staff at a mass care shelter facility in a Panama City school in the wake of Hurricane Michael. Gordon Gibby, secretary of the North Florida Amateur Radio Club, said the trio left ...

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HAM radio operators connect emergency teams and families stranded by Hurricane Michael - WKRN News 2

Google News of the Day - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 12:25pm

WKRN News 2

HAM radio operators connect emergency teams and families stranded by Hurricane Michael
WKRN News 2
CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. (WFLA) - Anxious families who want to check on their relatives in the storm-ravaged Panhandle are having a tough time getting in touch with each other. Phone lines and cell phone service are out in some areas. Amateur Radio ...
Radio hams assist in Hurricane Michael aftermathSouthgate Amateur Radio Club

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Nassau County amateur radio operators aid communications following Hurricane Michael - The Florida Times-Union

Google News of the Day - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:28am

Nassau County amateur radio operators aid communications following Hurricane Michael
The Florida Times-Union
Many are relying on volunteer Ham Radio operators utilizing the State Amateur Radio Network (SARnet) to relay information about structural damage, supply shortages, and requests for assistance from the Panhandle to Northeast Florida. Those needs can ...

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Centralia Library to Host Ham Radio Workshop - Centralia Chronicle

Google News of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:48pm

Centralia Chronicle

Centralia Library to Host Ham Radio Workshop
Centralia Chronicle
Dick Morrison of the Lewis County Amateur Radio Emergency Service will discuss different uses for ham radios and how to get an amateur radio license needed to operate a ham radio. Communities throughout the Pacific Northwest, particularly rural ones, ...

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Students Join Ham Radio Enthusiasts in Deerfield - New Hampshire Public Radio

Google News of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 7:50pm

New Hampshire Public Radio

Students Join Ham Radio Enthusiasts in Deerfield
New Hampshire Public Radio
Ham radio and Morse code enthusiasts are gathering at the Deerfield Fairgrounds this weekend for the New England Amateur Radio Festival. The event has come to New Hampshrie for decades, but this year for the first time, a program called New England ...

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Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves - CBS42.com

Google News of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 4:38pm

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Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves
CBS42.com
Paulet is part of a network of ham radio operators providing logistical support for emergency crews without means of communicating. "We had requests for several pallets of fuel and water," he said, adding that at least one emergency operations center ...

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Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves - My Panhandle

Google News of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 8:00am

My Panhandle

Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves
My Panhandle
Paulet is part of a network of ham radio operators providing logistical support for emergency crews without means of communicating. "We had requests for several pallets of fuel and water," he said, adding that at least one emergency operations center ...

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CLUB CALENDAR - Youngstown Vindicator

Google News of the Day - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 12:48am

CLUB CALENDAR
Youngstown Vindicator
Western Reserve Amateur Radio Club will host its HAM Radio Club meeting Tuesday at Davidson's Restaurant, 3636 Canfield Road, Canfield, at 6 p.m. for dinner; meeting starts at 7. Guest speakers will be WRARC trustees and other board members ...

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Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves - WFLA

Google News of the Day - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 10:04pm

WFLA

Amateur radio operators provide hurricane aid through the airwaves
WFLA
Paulet is part of a network of ham radio operators providing logistical support for emergency crews without means of communicating. "We had requests for several pallets of fuel and water," he said, adding that at least one emergency operations center ...

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Student Spotlight: Ashton Killen - The Trail Blazer

Google News of the Day - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 5:27pm

The Trail Blazer

Student Spotlight: Ashton Killen
The Trail Blazer
Killen got her amateur (ham) radio license alongside her mother and father when she was 12-years-old, and now she wants to use these skills, as a second level general license holder, to help those effected by landslides in her community. “There has to ...

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Emergency crews prepare for worst case scenario in exercise - myndnow.com

Google News of the Day - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 9:31am

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Emergency crews prepare for worst case scenario in exercise
myndnow.com
And Jesse Handegard, a North Dakota guard member, who assisted Adams and her staff during the exercise, said when cell phones or land lines don't work a good way to communicate is with a two- way or HAM radio. "Amateur radio all it does is use the ...

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More than just a hobby - Northeast Arkansas Town Crier

Google News of the Day - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 1:02am

Northeast Arkansas Town Crier

More than just a hobby
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Chris Meacham of Manila is a licensed Amateur Radio operator, sometimes called ham radio operator. His interest started in 2013 as a hobby and has developed into a very real service for the citizens in the community and the county. Meacham was watching ...

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Calling All Ham Radio Operators! - Hawaiipublicradio

Google News of the Day - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:38pm

Hawaiipublicradio

Calling All Ham Radio Operators!
Hawaiipublicradio
The recent close calls with hurricanes and tropical storms have renewed the focus on vulnerabilities of our emergency response system. The spotlight will be on ham operators and new training that is available this month. We sat down with Clem Jung who ...

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Making antennas topic of next ham radio club meeting - Athens Daily Review

Google News of the Day - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 3:14pm

Athens Daily Review

Making antennas topic of next ham radio club meeting
Athens Daily Review
CCARC participates in the National Weather Service SKYWARN program and the Amateur Radio Emergency Service. The club also provides guidance and information to those wishing to join the ranks of Amateur "ham" Radio. There no longer is a ...
Local hams participate in statewide radio testjacksonprogress-argus

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