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Free amateur radio operator classes available - Wilson County News

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 1:01pm

Free amateur radio operator classes available
Wilson County News
Free amateur radio operator classes available. Do you want to become an amateur (HAM) radio operator? Register for the Technician Class Training Course and Technician Class License Examination to be held Saturday, Jan. 27, and Saturday, Feb. 10. Both ...

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Amateur radio training success in Leigh - Leigh Times

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 8:38am

Amateur radio training success in Leigh
Leigh Times
AMATEUR radio is going strong in Leigh. Recently, three students successfully completed their amateur radio exam at a special training session prior to their radio exam at the Leigh Community Centre. Amateur radio is a skill that lets enthusiasts lean ...

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COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS EDITION - Arkansas Online

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 1:01am

COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS EDITION
Arkansas Online
BATESVILLE — The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project and Americorps are hosting a sock drive in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Donations will benefit the Arkansas Sheriff's Youth Ranch in Batesville. The sock drive will continue both days ...

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Classes for Jan. 13 through Jan. 19 - The Daily Progress

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 6:05pm

Classes for Jan. 13 through Jan. 19
The Daily Progress
Albemarle Amateur Radio Club offers a Ham Radio License Class from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through March 15 at Our Lady of Peace at 751 Hillsdale Drive. $30 includes all class materials. albemarleradio.org. » Central Virginia Small-Business Development ...

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Sea Cadets earn Ham Radio Technician License - ThurstonTalk

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:29am

ThurstonTalk

Sea Cadets earn Ham Radio Technician License
ThurstonTalk
During the Winter break from school, local Sea Cadets of the Capitol Battalion Sea Cadets took the opportunity to earn their Amateur Radio Technician's License. On December 18 through 20, Thurston County District 13 Griffin Fire Station hosted these ...

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Sea Cadets earn Ham Radio Technician License - ThurstonTalk

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:27am

Sea Cadets earn Ham Radio Technician License
ThurstonTalk
During the Winter break from school, local Sea Cadets of the Capitol Battalion Sea Cadets took the opportunity to earn their Amateur Radio Technician's License. On December 18 through 20, Thurston County District 13 Griffin Fire Station hosted these ...

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Calling all quilters - Seacoastonline.com

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 3:07pm

Calling all quilters
Seacoastonline.com
A group of amateur radio enthusiasts; all interested in ham radio are welcomed. For more information, contact Alex at alexmm@roadrunner.com or (207) 967-8812. Basic course for radio amateurs. In early 2018, the New England Radio Discussion Society will ...

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Ham radio operators to train for next disaster - The Augusta Chronicle

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 1:31pm

The Augusta Chronicle

Ham radio operators to train for next disaster
The Augusta Chronicle
“Hurricane Irma tested our ability to respond to a major disaster, and we are using what we learned to better prepare our operators should we be called on again,” said David Benoist, Georgia section manager for the Amateur Radio Relay League. Disasters ...

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Cedar Creek Lake amateur radio club plans January gathering - Kaufman Herald

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 2:27pm

Cedar Creek Lake amateur radio club plans January gathering
Kaufman Herald
Keeping equipment and home safe from lightining is the topic of the next Cedar Creek Amateur (ham) Radio Club meeting. President Charles Wells will present videos and live demonstrations on how to construct antennas that are not lightning magnets and ...

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Community news - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 1:03pm

Community news
Chicago Tribune
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will host East Chicago native and U.S. District Court Judge Gonzalo P. Curiel at two Martin Luther King Jr. programs on the Westville and Hammond campuses. Curiel's address will honor Dr. King's legacy and vision and ...

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James “Jim” Richard Coleman, 89, of Temple died Saturday - Temple Daily Telegram

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 4:33am

James “Jim” Richard Coleman, 89, of Temple died Saturday
Temple Daily Telegram
He also was a member of Shriners International and the Alzafar Shriners of San Antonio. He was a former member of the Morgan's Point Volunteer Fire Department. He belonged to the National Association for Amateur Radio Relay League (AARL) as a ham radio ...

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'Eyes in the sky' - Newly purchased county equipment set to enhance local HAM radio efforts - Newsbug.info

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:17pm

Newsbug.info

'Eyes in the sky' - Newly purchased county equipment set to enhance local HAM radio efforts
Newsbug.info
He is hopeful they will be installed at the county radio tower, located near the Newton County Landfill, within the next couple of months. Although Newton County will own the equipment, it will be leased to the ARANC. “It helps the HAM radio community ...

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Sawnee Amateur Radio Association uses ham radio for emergencies, fun - Forsyth County News Online

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 2:05am

Forsyth County News Online

Sawnee Amateur Radio Association uses ham radio for emergencies, fun
Forsyth County News Online
Members of the Sawnee Amateur Radio Association use amateur, or ham, radios for both personal enjoyment and as a source of communication in emergencies, which member Tom McElroy said is a part of a license each operator must obtain from the Federal ...

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PCARS sets open house, dedication service - Record-Courier

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:37am

PCARS sets open house, dedication service
Record-Courier
The open house is open to all members of the community and will showcase Amateur Radio and its operation and communications capabilities. At 1 p.m., there will be a dedication service for the clubs VHF/UHF station in memory of James J. Aylward – KC8PD ...

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COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS EDITION - Arkansas Online

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:38pm

COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS EDITION
Arkansas Online
The group's monthly meeting is the fourth Thursday of each month. The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. Jan 25, with a pre-meeting meal at 6 p.m., at Post 71, 114 N. First St. All military members and spouses are welcome to attend. Spouses may join the ...

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Amateur Radio Roundtable: Hamvention 2018 Breaking News: - eHam.net

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 10:34pm

Amateur Radio Roundtable: Hamvention 2018 Breaking News:
eHam.net
This week Hamvention officers announce breaking news update, Riley Hollingsworth, retired FCC begins his regular segment called Ask-Riley where he answers your FCC questions, And Emmett Hohensee III W0QH, chief engineer of RadioWavz, talks antennas ...

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Frederick County man pronounced dead after falling through ice ... - Frederick News Post

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 8:39pm

Frederick News Post

Frederick County man pronounced dead after falling through ice ...
Frederick News Post
A Frederick County man died Friday after attempting to rescue his family's dog, which had wandered onto a frozen pond outside his home near Libertytown.

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What's the buzz? Ham radio fans fine-tune skills at Brookville conference - Newsday

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 7:08pm

Newsday

What's the buzz? Ham radio fans fine-tune skills at Brookville conference
Newsday
By Jean-Paul Salamanca jeanpaul.salamanca@newsday.com @JPaulSalamanca Updated January 6, 2018 7:14 PM. Print See Comments Share. Share Tweet Share Email. For ham radio enthusiasts gathered at a conference Saturday in Brookville, it was clear that their ...

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Ham radio movie wins award - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 4:09am

Ham radio movie wins award
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
As published in this digital website of Federación de Radioaficionados de Cuba (FRC), in this movie, the leading character is a Cuban radio amateur that contacts the MIR space station and an exchange occurs between both operators, giving rise to a ...

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