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Centralia Library to Host Ham Radio Workshop - Centralia Chronicle

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 9:48pm

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

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 6:50pm

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

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 3:38pm

CBS42.com

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

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 7:00am

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

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:48pm

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

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 9:04pm

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

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 4:27pm

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

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 8:31am

myndnow.com

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

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 12:02am

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

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 9:38pm

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

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 2:14pm

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

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 2:14pm

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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7th annual Vette City Hamfest - WBKO

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 8:17pm

WBKO

7th annual Vette City Hamfest
WBKO
Bowling Green, Ky (WBKO) --- In the summer of 1956, a group of amateur radio operators in Bowling Green, Kentucky organized the Warren County Radio Club. ... "We launched it from Bowling Green," said Bill Brown, ham radio operator and engineer.

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It's a ham radio thing - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 2:51am

It's a ham radio thing
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
The first Five County 'It's a Ham Radio Thing' event. This event may be ahead of its time or a bust. On Saturday October 6, 2018, starting at 9 AM and ending at 1:00 PM. We will have an informal get together to talk about ham radio. We will have a ham ...

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Introduction to Ham Radio in Jefferson October 17 — - Freepress Online

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 2:45pm

Freepress Online

Introduction to Ham Radio in Jefferson October 17 —
Freepress Online
Local hams from the Lincoln County Amateur Radio Club and Lincoln County Amateur Radio Team will host an evening of information on the excitement and benefits of amateur radio at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17, at the Jefferson Fire and Rescue ...

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In & Around Greene 10-4-18 - The Daily Progress

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 8:19am

In & Around Greene 10-4-18
The Daily Progress
Oct. 4. The Greene County Virginia Amateur Radio Club will meet at the Blue Ridge Café on Thursday, Oct. 4 at 6 p.m. All ham radio operators and those wishing to become hams are welcome. Oct. 5. The Rapidan Volunteer Fire Department holds a Fall ...

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RI elementary school students talk to astronaut in space - Turn to 10

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 1:11pm

Turn to 10

RI elementary school students talk to astronaut in space
Turn to 10
Astronaut Ricky Arnold used a ham radio to field questions from the eager group at Pell Elementary School on Tuesday afternoon. The Newport school is the first public school in the state to hold a conversation with an astronaut on the space station ...
Elementary school students talk to astronaut in spaceThe Telegraph

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Elementary school students talk to astronaut in space - The State

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 9:41am

Elementary school students talk to astronaut in space
The State
A group of Rhode Island elementary school students got a chance to speak to an astronaut aboard the International Space Station. Astronaut Ricky Arnold used a ham radio to field questions from the eager group at Pell Elementary School on Tuesday ...

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Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies in Texas - Worcester Telegram

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 3:48pm

Worcester Telegram

Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies in Texas
Worcester Telegram
Friends in Texas and New Mexico, who particularly knew her as a ham radio enthusiast, remember how fascinated she would be in talking to people she had never met from around the world. Doug Hutton, of Lubbock, who also is an amateur radio operator, ...
Peggy Sue dies at age 78KCBD

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Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies in Lubbock - LubbockOnline.com

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 4:17pm

LubbockOnline.com

Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies in Lubbock
LubbockOnline.com
Friends in Texas and New Mexico, who particularly knew her as a ham radio enthusiast, remember how fascinated she would be in talking to people she had never met from around the world. Doug Hutton of Lubbock, who also is an amateur radio operator, ...

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