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FCC Fines Louisiana Man $18000! - CBS19.tv KYTX

Google News of the Day - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 3:19pm

CBS19.tv KYTX

FCC Fines Louisiana Man $18000!
CBS19.tv KYTX
LAKE CHARLES, LA — After conducting an investigation stemming from a multitude of complaints, the Federal Communications Commission, FCC, has fined Jerry W. Materne of Lake Charles, Louisiana $18,000. The fine was handed down on July 25, 2018 ...

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HAM radio exams offered Aug. 6 - Cordova Times

Google News of the Day - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 12:53pm

Cordova Times

HAM radio exams offered Aug. 6
Cordova Times
The Cordova Amateur Radio Club will be hosting HAM radio exams on Monday, Aug. 6 at the Cordova Fire Department Training Room. Technician exams will be held at 6 p.m. with general and extra level exams will be held at 7 p.m.. The exams cost $15 and ...

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Thousands expected for ham radio event - Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Google News of the Day - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 11:45pm

Thousands expected for ham radio event
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
CARLINVILLE — Amateur radio operators from across west-central Illinois will converge Aug. 4 for a “hamfest” that will include numerous displays, seminars, classes and more at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds. The event will begin at 7 a.m. and run ...

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Alleged Interference Nets Ham Radio Operator $18000 Proposed Forfeiture - Radio World

Google News of the Day - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 2:16pm

Radio World

Alleged Interference Nets Ham Radio Operator $18000 Proposed Forfeiture
Radio World
An amateur radio operator has come to the attention of the Federal Communications Commission for allegedly breaking FCC ham radio rules. On July 24, the Enforcement Bureau issued a notice of apparent liability for forfeiture to the tune of $18,000 to ...

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Replica of original boathouse soon to join Port Clinton Lighthouse - Port Clinton News Herald

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 3:12pm

Port Clinton News Herald

Replica of original boathouse soon to join Port Clinton Lighthouse
Port Clinton News Herald
For the adults, there will be amateur radio, or ham radio, hookups with lighthouses and other locations all around the world. Booths and exhibits will include numerous area nonprofit organizations and local artists. More on the Port Clinton Lighthouse:

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Richard E. 'Rick' Thornton, 74, amateur radio enthusiast - Port City Daily

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 3:01pm

Richard E. 'Rick' Thornton, 74, amateur radio enthusiast
Port City Daily
He had a variety of interests and was an amateur radio enthusiast, contacting other “ham radio operators” all over the world for many years. While living in Groton, Massachusetts, he raised and showed Jack Russell Terriers. He played guitar and enjoyed ...

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Local radio operators chat Whiskey Rebellion Festival - Observer-Reporter

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 12:41am

Observer-Reporter

Local radio operators chat Whiskey Rebellion Festival
Observer-Reporter
Briggs is a member of Washington Amateur Communications, a local club that unites amateur radio operators – or “hams” – in the area and introduces interested individuals to the hobby through classes and public demonstrations. For the past five years ...

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People get ready – DART training this Saturday - Forks Forum

Google News of the Day - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 6:32pm

People get ready – DART training this Saturday
Forks Forum
There will also be a raffle to raise funds for the Quinault Amateur Radio Club (Ham radio) which will be an emergency communications link that will help meet the needs of our communities. This past Saturday, the Toandos Emergency Preparedness ...

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Why retailers must be an authentic, trustworthy organization - Retail Customer Experience (blog)

Google News of the Day - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 11:50am

Retail Customer Experience (blog)

Why retailers must be an authentic, trustworthy organization
Retail Customer Experience (blog)
"Ham" Radio shows a pig hyping the local Amateur Radio Club. And, there are the folksy celebrity billboard foodie tie-ins like Cluck Dynasty, Babe Root, SpiderHam, Abe LinCORN, George SQUASHington and the BEETles! Many of their billboards are the ...

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Community Calendar: High Falls State Park to hold night paddle - jacksonprogress-argus

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 3:42pm

jacksonprogress-argus

Community Calendar: High Falls State Park to hold night paddle
jacksonprogress-argus
The Amateur Radio Club of Butts County will meet for a training session at 7 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Exchange Club of Jackson, 174 Fairgrounds St., Jackson. There will be a presentation on ham radio repeaters. The club operates two types of repeaters. For ...

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HOPE XIII: Time Travel with Software Defined Radio - Hackaday

Google News of the Day - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 1:04pm

Hackaday

HOPE XIII: Time Travel with Software Defined Radio
Hackaday
In 1964, Sam Harris, who had some firmly big function even if we didn't know what, arrnged for Arecibo to be used a couple of times for amateur radio moon bounce. The dish so big that it meant many with small antennas could get through. This was ...

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National Amateur Radio Contest held at Veterans Park - Parsippany Focus

Google News of the Day - Sat, 07/21/2018 - 9:43pm

Parsippany Focus

National Amateur Radio Contest held at Veterans Park
Parsippany Focus
All across North America Ham Radio operators take to the outdoors and set up emergency communication radio stations and operated them continuously for a 24 hour period, with the goal of successfully communicating with as many other stations ...

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Amateur radio classes to be offered starting in September - The Outer Banks Voice

Google News of the Day - Sat, 07/21/2018 - 2:51pm

Amateur radio classes to be offered starting in September
The Outer Banks Voice
If you've ever wondered about obtaining an amateur or 'ham' radio license, classes will be offered this fall to help you get on the air. Outer Banks Repeater Association instructors will teach an Amateur Radio Technician Class leading to being licensed ...

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Fannin County Amateur Radio Club to meet July 21 - North Texas e-News

Google News of the Day - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:16pm

North Texas e-News

Fannin County Amateur Radio Club to meet July 21
North Texas e-News
The radio club promotes amateur radio throughout Fannin County and participates in many activities including the Fannin County Community Emergency Response Team. Anyone interested in “ham” radio is invited to visit, to learn how to become a “ham” and ...

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Ham Radio Club Prepares for Disaster - Government Technology

Google News of the Day - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 2:49pm

Government Technology

Ham Radio Club Prepares for Disaster
Government Technology
He operates a HAM radio station with the call identification AI9F from his car and home. Huff is a seasoned amateur radio operator holding an Amateur Extra Class license, the highest license an amateur radio operator can achieve from the Federal ...

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CQmaps is Reopen for Business: - eHam.net

Google News of the Day - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:30am

CQmaps is Reopen for Business:
eHam.net
CQmaps originally operated from March of 2015 until November 2016 and provided the Amateur Radio community with the best in personalized ham radio maps available on the market. CQmaps shipped more than 2000 individual maps during that time and ...

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Radio operators reach out to the world - The Augusta Chronicle

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:24am

The Augusta Chronicle

Radio operators reach out to the world
The Augusta Chronicle
Members of the Salkehatchie Amateur Radio Society (call sign KK4BQ) held their annual 22-hour Field Day on June 23 and 24, reaching more than 400 “HAM” radio operators both in the United States and abroad. The field day was held in coordination with ...

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Beyond Hobby: How Amateur Operators Are Turning Ham Radio Socially Useful - Outlook India (blog)

Google News of the Day - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 1:34am

Outlook India (blog)

Beyond Hobby: How Amateur Operators Are Turning Ham Radio Socially Useful
Outlook India (blog)
His home-made radio suddenly started to crackle and Ambarish Nag Biswas could hear muffled voices on his transceiver. It was past midnight and Ambarish, a key functionary a group of amateur radio operators headquartered near Kolkata, was just thinking ...

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Ham radio club prepares for disaster - Effingham Daily News

Google News of the Day - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 9:01pm

Effingham Daily News

Ham radio club prepares for disaster
Effingham Daily News
He operates a HAM radio station with the call identification AI9F from his car and home. Huff is a seasoned amateur radio operator holding an Amateur Extra Class license, the highest license a amateur radio operator can achieve from the Federal ...
Milton Amateur Radio Club host radio eventSanta Rosa Press Gazette
Beyond Hobby: How Amateur Operators Are Turning Ham Radio Socially UsefulOutlook India (blog)

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Milton Amateur Radio Club host radio event - Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Google News of the Day - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 2:44pm

Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Milton Amateur Radio Club host radio event
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
MILTON — The Milton Amateur Radio Club hosted an event July 14 drawing ham radio enthusiasts from Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties to shop and talk “ham.” The event, held at the Santa Rosa County auditorium, was filled with both vintage and ...
Beyond Hobby: How Amateur Operators Are Turning Ham Radio Socially UsefulOutlook India (blog)

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