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Ham radio license changes in Norway - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 4:18am

Ham radio license changes in Norway
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
Norway's communications regulator Nkom is consulting on changes to the amateur radio regulations. Among the planned changes is allowing 1 kW output at VHF/UHF for EME or Meteor Scatter operation. The previous limit for the VHF/UHF bands had been 100 or ...

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In the information age, radio retains its relevance - Echo News (press release)

Google News of the Day - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 4:00am

Echo News (press release)

In the information age, radio retains its relevance
Echo News (press release)
Commercial and amateur radio played a crucial role in communication following the devastating 1964 earthquake. Broadcaster Genie Chance, on what was then 550 AM KENI, remained on the air for more than 35 continuous hours following the quake, with the ...

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5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND - News - MPNnow ... - MPNnow.com

Google News of the Day - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 3:07am

MPNnow.com

5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND - News - MPNnow ...
MPNnow.com
1 DON'T YOU FORGET ABOUT THIS: The Rochester-based comedy group Polite Ink. Sketch and Improv will take their audience back to the Age of Reagan, Max Headroom and the A-Team with a 1980s tribute show, "Play It Back," at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at ...

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John Lindsey: Discovery of radio waves eventually gives rise to hams - Santa Ynez Valley News

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:07am

Santa Ynez Valley News

John Lindsey: Discovery of radio waves eventually gives rise to hams
Santa Ynez Valley News
In a burst of brilliance in 1864, James Maxwell theorized that electromagnetic — radio and light — waves could travel through free space without the mythical “ether” or “quintessence.” A few years later, Heinrich Rudolf Hertz — the unit of cycles ...

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John Lindsey: Discovery of radio waves eventually gives rise to hams - Santa Ynez Valley News

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:07am

Santa Ynez Valley News

John Lindsey: Discovery of radio waves eventually gives rise to hams
Santa Ynez Valley News
In a burst of brilliance in 1864, James Maxwell theorized that electromagnetic — radio and light — waves could travel through free space without the mythical “ether” or “quintessence.” A few years later, Heinrich Rudolf Hertz — the unit of cycles ...

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Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair is Saturday - Daily Journal Online

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 5:39am

Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair is Saturday
Daily Journal Online
The Eastern Ozarks Amateur Radio Club will demonstrate ham radio operation. Vendors include Shawnee Moon with herbal supplements, Stg. Steele's Military Surplus and Survival Store, and The Feed Store with chain saws. Also on hand will be Civil Air ...

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Bulletin Board - Curry Coastal Pilot

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:45pm

Bulletin Board
Curry Coastal Pilot
... collectibles, kitchenware and furniture. For more information, call 541-698-7693. Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For ...

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100% success during amateur radio test - Crossville Chronicle

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:21pm

100% success during amateur radio test
Crossville Chronicle
... the upgrading amateurs in the weeks prior to the test. The volunteer examiners were Dick Chabot, Mike McKeehan, Harry Kulp, Steve Weisberg, Richard Rideout, Jim Walker and James Orleff. Amateur radio provides emergency communications and is a ...

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Oregon amateur radio operators prep for disaster response - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Google News of the Day - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 1:36pm

KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Oregon amateur radio operators prep for disaster response
KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2
PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU/CNN) – If a major disaster ever does hit the Pacific Northwest, a group of unlikely heroes may be ready to step in and help. They're amateur radio operators. And if the power grid goes down, they may be the only line of ...

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Dalton Holds Annual Georgia QSO Party for Amateur Radio Members - Government Technology

Google News of the Day - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:38pm

Government Technology

Dalton Holds Annual Georgia QSO Party for Amateur Radio Members
Government Technology
... Barfield and Carter Grant stood in the backyard of the Huff House on Saturday afternoon attempting to make contact with radio frequencies during the annual Georgia QSO Party, a gathering of amateur radio enthusiasts, also know as ham radio operators.
Oregon amateur radio operators prep for disaster responseKOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

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OPINION | Tim Weisberg: Farewell to 'The Master,' As Art Bell Dies at 72 - wbsm.com

Google News of the Day - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 6:20pm

wbsm.com

OPINION | Tim Weisberg: Farewell to 'The Master,' As Art Bell Dies at 72
wbsm.com
Art started out as an amateur radio broadcaster at the age of 13, something he never lost his love for even as he became a professional one. In the mid-90s, with conspiracy theories and shows like The X-Files all the rage, Art's overnight show Coast to ...
Pahrump-based radio host Art Bell dies at 72 – Las Vegas Review-JournalLas Vegas Review-Journal
BREAKING: Former Coast to Coast AM Host Art Bell Dead at Age 72News/Talk 790 KFYO
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Fundraisers, volunteer opportunities, community events, meetings - The Fayetteville Observer

Google News of the Day - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 2:19am

Fundraisers, volunteer opportunities, community events, meetings
The Fayetteville Observer
The Moore County Amateur Radio Society takes a look at amateur/ham radio; meetings are open to all. 910-400-3019. Fayetteville Area Habitat Team: Thursday, noon. An interest meeting to engage the faith community in future Habitat programs, events, and ...

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Emergency ham radio communications in Ionia - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 3:59am

Emergency ham radio communications in Ionia
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
RACES was created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and consists of licensed radio amateurs certified by a civil defense agency who are able to communicate on frequencies during drills ...

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Amateur radio club meeting April 14 - Kaufman Herald

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 5:15pm

Amateur radio club meeting April 14
Kaufman Herald
Anyone interested in technology is welcome. The Cedar Creek ARC has over 40 members from the tri-county area. It maintains a VHF and UHF repeater system that provides hand-held radio coverage to hams in the lake area, and mobile and base coverage ...

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ISS ham radio link-up for UK school - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 4:09am

ISS ham radio link-up for UK school
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
We strongly encourage our girls to develop their interests both inside and outside the classroom. This culture of empowerment led one of our girls to apply to ARISS Europe (Amateur Radio on the International Space Station) for a highly prestigious link ...

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Bulletin Board - Curry Coastal Pilot

Google News of the Day - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 3:48am

Bulletin Board
Curry Coastal Pilot
Community Kitchens offers free meals from noon to 1 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings. Donations are welcome. Everyone is invited. For information, call 541-469-3411. Pelican Bay Amateur Radio Club meets for coffee and to ...

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Pinson Valley High School makes contact with astronaut on International Space Station - Trussvilletribune

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 7:22pm

Trussvilletribune

Pinson Valley High School makes contact with astronaut on International Space Station
Trussvilletribune
By Nathan Prewett. For the Tribune. PINSON — Traveling thousands of miles per hour and orbiting several hundred miles above the earth's surface, astronaut Richard Arnold aboard the International Space Station was patched through HAM radio in the ...

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Hamming it up - Greenville Daily News

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 3:16pm

Greenville Daily News

Hamming it up
Greenville Daily News
Amateur radio is popularly known as ham radio, which originated as an insulting term to make fun of operators with faulty Morse code sending skills. Today, the “ham radio” moniker is proudly claimed as a respected title among amateur radio enthusiasts ...

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New rescue squad radio tower dedicated in honor of Elkins - Cannon Courier

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 7:27am

Cannon Courier

New rescue squad radio tower dedicated in honor of Elkins
Cannon Courier
Jerry was an active member of the Amateur Radio Club and was a supporter of local and regional disaster radio communications. Jerry served Cannon County for many years as a member of the local Radio Club and he helped to promote amateur communications ...

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EMERY MCCLENDON: A golden opportunity for our city to honor our military - News Sentinel

Google News of the Day - Tue, 04/10/2018 - 4:14am

News Sentinel

EMERY MCCLENDON: A golden opportunity for our city to honor our military
News Sentinel
Amateur Radio is an excellent way for them to do so. I have suggested that the parade include the participation of Amateur Radio Military Appreciation Day. ARMAD is an event that started in Fort Wayne 14 years ago. During our event, which was inspired ...

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