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What's your call sign? - Hawaii Tribune Herald

Google News of the Day - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 6:14am

Hawaii Tribune Herald

What's your call sign?
Hawaii Tribune Herald
HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Siblings Garret, 9, and Charlotte Hodge, 6, visitors from Orange County, Calif., use a ham radio station June 23 during the Big Island Amateur Radio Club's Field Day at Reed's Bay Hotel in Hilo. HOLLYN ...

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Ham radio field day demonstrates science, skill and service - Daily Bulldog

Google News of the Day - Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:43am

Daily Bulldog

Ham radio field day demonstrates science, skill and service
Daily Bulldog
For more than 100 years, Amateur Radio — sometimes called ham radio — has allowed people from all walks of life to experiment with electronics and communications techniques, as well as provide a free public service to their communities during a ...

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Columbia Amateur Radio Operators Fill Airwaves, Train for Emergencies During National Field Day - KBIA

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 10:01pm

KBIA

Columbia Amateur Radio Operators Fill Airwaves, Train for Emergencies During National Field Day
KBIA
Bill McFarland is the Emergency Coordinator for Amateur Radio Emergency Services in Boone County. He became an amateur radio operator, often called ham radio, for over 40 years. “I'm fascinated by the fact that you just take this wire and a signal ...
Radio Waves Bounce off Ionosphere; 'Hams' Earn Points Making ContactCape May County Herald
Cornwall Radio Amateurs take part in emergency exerciseCornwall Seaway News

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Field Day for Grimes County Amateur Radio Group - The Navasota Examiner

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 8:13pm

The Navasota Examiner

Field Day for Grimes County Amateur Radio Group
The Navasota Examiner
SHIRO — The Grimes County Amateur Radio Group (GCARG), call sign KG5PLK, participated in Field Day on the grounds of the Shiro Volunteer Fire Department (SVFD) on Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24. In the U.S. and Canada, Field Day is always held on ...

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Want to get a ham radio license? Here are classes for you - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 5:45pm

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Want to get a ham radio license? Here are classes for you
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Amateur radio (ham radio) license classes will be offered in Chino Hills starting July 10, with a second session starting Aug. 28. Ham radio operators must be licensed by the Federal Communications Commission. Licensed ham radio operators can ...

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Want to get a ham radio license? Here are classes for you - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 5:45pm

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Want to get a ham radio license? Here are classes for you
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Amateur radio (ham radio) license classes will be offered in Chino Hills starting July 10, with a second session starting Aug. 28. Ham radio operators must be licensed by the Federal Communications Commission. Licensed ham radio operators can ...

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Local radio operators hit the airwaves for Field Day 2018 - Valley Breeze

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 12:07am

Valley Breeze

Local radio operators hit the airwaves for Field Day 2018
Valley Breeze
Amateur radio, often referred to as ham radio, traces its roots to the early 1900s and encompasses a range of radio technology used for hobby purposes by enthusiasts worldwide. While 21st century radios often include high-tech advances like Internet ...

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GETTING A HANDLE ON HAM RADIO - Valencia County News Bulletin

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:12pm

Valencia County News Bulletin

GETTING A HANDLE ON HAM RADIO
Valencia County News Bulletin
BOSQUE FARMS — When communications went down during hurricanes Katrina and Maria, amateur radio operators were able to provide emergency communications using their own equipment with batteries powered by solar energy. On Saturday, the ...
Amateur radio operators share thrill of on-air communicationfiddleheadfocus.com
Ham radio Field Day good fun with a serious purposeAthens NEWS
A field day for amateur radioRidgecrest Daily Independent
Clay Today Online -Elizabethtown Bladen Journal -WIVB-TV News 4
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DELARA prepares for disasters - Delaware Gazette

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 7:01am

DELARA prepares for disasters
Delaware Gazette
Delaware Amateur Radio Association operates a station to allow non-licensed beginners a chance to try out ham radio. (R-L) Jillian Brodsky makes her first contacts by using the Station during Field Day under the guidance of Dr. Bob Dixon, Ostrander.

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A field day for amateur radio - Ridgecrest Daily Independent

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 3:57am

Houston Herald

A field day for amateur radio
Ridgecrest Daily Independent
Amateur radio (also known as ham radio) operators, see the Field Day as a bit of everything, according to SARC member Dennis Kidder. “The goal is to contact as many other stations as possible,” Kidder said. He added it's also a way for ham operators to ...
Local ham radio operators host annual 'Field Day' demonstrationHouston Herald
Amateur radio hobbyists compete in annual Field DayBranson Tri-Lakes news
Taylorsville resident participates in Amateur Radio Field DayDaily Tribune News
Forsyth County News Online -Clay Today Online -The Hants Journal
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Ham radio connections - ThisWeek Community News

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:18am

ThisWeek Community News

Ham radio connections
ThisWeek Community News
Hide caption. Amateur radio operator Toph Jones, call sign KE8JIG, and his father Chris Jones, KE8JIH, attempt to make contact with other operators in the United States and Canada during the American Radio Relay League's annual field day event on ...

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Hannibal, Quincy ham radio operators make 675 contacts in 24 hours - Columbia Daily Tribune

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 10:39pm

Columbia Daily Tribune

Hannibal, Quincy ham radio operators make 675 contacts in 24 hours
Columbia Daily Tribune
This year's Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, “International Grid Chase” took place from 1 p.m. June 23 to 1 p.m. June 24 at the Marion County Ambulance ...

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Emergency preparations made during radio contest - La Grande Observer

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 5:29pm

La Grande Observer

Emergency preparations made during radio contest
La Grande Observer
This emergency link now is stronger thanks to the efforts of more than a dozen ham radio operators, all members of the Grande Ronde Radio Amateur Association, this weekend. Ham radio, also known as amateur radio, is both a hobby and a service in which ...

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Hannibal, Quincy ham radio operators make 675 contacts in 24 hours - Hannibal.net

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 5:08pm

Hannibal.net

Hannibal, Quincy ham radio operators make 675 contacts in 24 hours
Hannibal.net
This year's Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, “International Grid Chase” took place from 1 p.m. June 23 to 1 p.m. June 24 at the Marion County Ambulance District base in Hannibal. This year's Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, “International Grid Chase” ...
Amateur radio operators prepare for tragedy during field day trainingKTVL
Amateur Radio Operators Sharpen Emergency Communication SkillsThe News Center
Ham radio operators demonstrate their skillsNew Jersey Herald
WKRG News 5 -Action News Now -WTOV Steubenville
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Ham radio operators demonstrate their skills - New Jersey Herald

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:43am

New Jersey Herald

Ham radio operators demonstrate their skills
New Jersey Herald
LAFAYETTE -- John Santillo, president of the Sussex County Amateur Radio Club, leaned over the operator's shoulder to point to small blip on the edge of the screen. "That's the International Space Station," he said. "When it passes within range, we ...
Amateur Radio Operators Sharpen Emergency Communication SkillsThe News Center
Ham radio operators practice emergency communicationsWKRG News 5
Ham Radio Enthusiasts Make Frequencies in ChicoAction News Now
Knoe.com -The Dominion Post -Asheville Citizen-Times
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From the Editor: Ham radio operators take part in nationwide contest - StMaryNow.com

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:25am

StMaryNow.com

From the Editor: Ham radio operators take part in nationwide contest
StMaryNow.com
When the Yaesu amateur radio transceiver in front of him was connected by cable to a roof-mounted dipole antenna, basically a horizontal wire, everything seemed to be working. But the 40-meter band, usually a workhorse for radio amateurs, was oddly ...

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Blount County ham radio operators gather for annual competition ... - Maryville Daily Times

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 12:08am

Maryville Daily Times

Blount County ham radio operators gather for annual competition ...
Maryville Daily Times
Blount County-based ham radio operators gathered this weekend and spent a full 24 hours trying to contact as many people across the world as possible.

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Amateur Radio Operators Sharpen Emergency Communication Skills - The News Center

Google News of the Day - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 5:21pm

The News Center

Amateur Radio Operators Sharpen Emergency Communication Skills
The News Center
Wood County Amateur Radio operators geared up to practice emergency communication skills and make contact with other HAM radio operators all over the county. “We've been learning about amateur radio, working with radios, and camping out here as ...
Ham radio operators demonstrate their skillsNew Jersey Herald
Ham radio operators practice emergency communicationsWKRG News 5
Asheville's 'hams' broadcast from parking garage in annual North American emergency drillAsheville Citizen-Times
Greenville Daily Reflector -WDAY -Action News Now
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HAM radio Field Day offers simulated emergency, contest - Manistee News Advocate (press release)

Google News of the Day - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 4:05pm

Manistee News Advocate (press release)

HAM radio Field Day offers simulated emergency, contest
Manistee News Advocate (press release)
“What this is supposed to be is a simulated emergency, and it's a contest,” said Richard Mark, president of West Michigan Repeater Association. “We're going to have two amateur radio stations. We're going to try to make as many contacts with other ...

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Amateur ham radio club holds field day in Lehigh County - WFMZ Allentown

Google News of the Day - Sun, 06/24/2018 - 8:21am

WFMZ Allentown

Amateur ham radio club holds field day in Lehigh County
WFMZ Allentown
A 24-hour event in Lehigh County promoted an older form of communication that remains important in today's high-tech world. The Lehigh Valley Amateur Radio Club is participating in the national field day event in South Whitehall Township. Ham radio ...
Amateur radio clubs across the US participate in 'Field Day'News 12 Long Island
Radio operators from all over the country participate in annual Field DayWHAG - www.localdvm.com
Radio enthusiasts have a Field DayPaducah Sun
The Augusta Chronicle -Gainesville Sun
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