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Wireless Society to celebrate Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend - Scarborough Leader

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 9:09am

Wireless Society to celebrate Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend
Scarborough Leader
The Wireless Society of Southern Maine, a ham radio club based in Scarborough, will join other amateur radio operators from around the world in celebrating International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend, on Aug. 18-19. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both ...

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Inverhuron ham radio club to activate lighthouse - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 4:06am

Inverhuron ham radio club to activate lighthouse
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
The Kincardine News report on plans to activate the Kincardine Lighthouse on Saturday, August 18 for International Lighthouse and Light Ship Weekend The Inverhuron HAM Radio Club is looking forward to reaching out to new members by showing just how ...

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George H. Macey - The Star Democrat

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 5:47pm

The Star Democrat

George H. Macey
The Star Democrat
Over the course of George's life, he was a member/volunteer of the following organizations; Armed Guard Assoc., Easton Amateur Radio Society (EARS), Tuckahoe Steam and Gas Assoc., John W. Brown Liberty Ship. George's favorite hobbies consisted of ...

Categories: amateur radio, ARRL

Ham radio message leads to salvation after tornado - The Pathway

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 12:34pm

The Pathway

Ham radio message leads to salvation after tornado
The Pathway
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa – Ham radio can be the ultimate communication tool during a disaster, and Missouri Baptist Disaster Relief communication volunteers are trained to set up networks and relay messages when all other forms of connection are down. But ...

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Destinations & Diversions: Country ham, ham radio, or ham it up at your audition - Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 9:38am

Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Destinations & Diversions: Country ham, ham radio, or ham it up at your audition
Shelbyville Times-Gazette
The Butterfly Bash Dance will be held 7-11 p.m. Saturday at The Fly Arts Center on South Main Street. The Borderline Band, from Winchester, will perform at this BYOB event. There will be hors d'oeuvre and prize drawings. Admission is $15 per individual ...

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Community news - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 12:01am

Community news
Huntington Herald Dispatch
HAM radio group set up gear in Scottown. SCOTTOWN, Ohio — The Southern Ohio Amateur Radio Association will set up their gear on the historical covered bridge at Scottown, Ohio, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Aug. 18 and contact other hams around Ohio ...

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Kopernik Observatory & Science Center in Vestal hosts first Race to the Stars 5K in September - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 9:48am

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Kopernik Observatory & Science Center in Vestal hosts first Race to the Stars 5K in September
Press & Sun-Bulletin
31, learn about “Ham Radio – The Perfect Hobby for Just about Everyone” from Kopernik Director Drew Deskur (KA1M). Even with cellphones and wi-fi everywhere, Ham radio remains popular, with more than 750,000 licensed amateur radio operators in the ...

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TestReach Ltd and UK ham radio exams - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 4:13am

TestReach Ltd and UK ham radio exams
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
TestReach Ltd and UK ham radio exams. Dublin-based company TestReach Ltd have published an article about the work they do to provide the UK amateur radio exams. They say the Radio Society of Great Britain depends on TestReach to provide ...

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Dunkirk Lighthouse, Veterans Park Museum to host sixth annual event - Evening Observer

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 1:20am

Evening Observer

Dunkirk Lighthouse, Veterans Park Museum to host sixth annual event
Evening Observer
The amateur radio club's visit is the same weekend as an international lighthouse ham radio weekend, where radio operators at lighthouses all over the world try to contact each other, Briska said. “They want to see how many they can get over the course ...

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Inverhuron HAM radio club hoping to reach lighthouses abroad - Kincardine News

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 3:02pm

Kincardine News

Inverhuron HAM radio club hoping to reach lighthouses abroad
Kincardine News
The Inverhuron HAM Radio Club is looking forward to reaching out to new members by showing just how interesting the “original social network” is to learn and make contacts around the world. Rob Noakes, the lead licensed HAM radio operator, set up shop ...

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Ham radio helps woman trace family - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 3:45am

Ham radio helps woman trace family
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
Maziran Khatun of Kayakuchi Pathar village in Barpeta was spotted by some local residents and ham radio operators after she gave birth to a baby girl on a road in Diamond Harbour on July 21 and admitted to Diamond Harbour Super Speciality Hospital.

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Quick 5: Living History Day to bring USS Batfish to life - Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 12:50am

Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Quick 5: Living History Day to bring USS Batfish to life
Muskogee Daily Phoenix
Finally, the members of the USS Batfish Amateur Radio Club will be on hand to discuss ham radio technology and how it relates to the USS Batfish and military operations.” 4 Will there be any speakers? “While there will not be any traditional speaking ...

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Live Ham Radio Show Tuesday: - eHam.net

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:11pm

Live Ham Radio Show Tuesday:
eHam.net
This week on Amateur Radio Roundtable we will have Christian Cudnik K0STH the producer and host of 100 Watts and a wire. Martin will amaze us with his stories of what it was like to be a novice 60 years ago, Emmett Hohensee III, Chief Engineer of ...

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Live Ham Radio Show Tuesday: - eHam.net

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:11pm

Live Ham Radio Show Tuesday:
eHam.net
This week on Amateur Radio Roundtable we will have Christian Cudnik K0STH the producer and host of 100 Watts and a wire. Martin will amaze us with his stories of what it was like to be a novice 60 years ago, Emmett Hohensee III, Chief Engineer of ...

Categories: amateur radio, ARRL

The sun created havoc during massive hurricane. New probe seeks to learn why. - MyDaytonDailyNews

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 1:49pm

Moneycontrol.com

The sun created havoc during massive hurricane. New probe seeks to learn why.
MyDaytonDailyNews
While you were hopefully out enjoying some sunshine with family or friends over the weekend, you may not have known that NASA launched a probe atop a ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida toward the sun.
Traveling to the Sun: Why Won't Parker Solar Probe Melt? | NASANASA
The Curious Case of the Sun's Hot Corona | NASANASA
Parker Solar Probe and the Birth of the Solar Wind | NASANASA
NASA's Solar System Exploration
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Radio club needs to replace treasurer - Iola Register

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:18am

Iola Register

Radio club needs to replace treasurer
Iola Register
The Iola Amateur Radio Club met Thursday at Iola City Hall. Members discussed the upcoming Joplin Ham Radio Fest Aug. 24-25. Jeremy Utley, club treasurer, has resigned due to his work obligations elsewhere. Committee members will be discussed at the ...

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Ham radio helps woman trace family - The Telegraph India

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 4:03pm

The Telegraph India

Ham radio helps woman trace family
The Telegraph India
Guwahati: Missing from her home in lower Assam's Barpeta district for three years, a 25-year-old mentally challenged woman was finally reunited with her family on Saturday, courtesy amateur radio operators of Bengal and Assam. Maziran Khatun of ...

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Volunteer Connection: Consider partner volunteering - Journal Times

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 7:06am

Journal Times

Volunteer Connection: Consider partner volunteering
Journal Times
Coordinating emergency communication exercises as licensed “ham” radio operators with Racine-Kenosha Amateur Radio Service (ARES) and the Lakeshore Repeater Association. Practicing triage and other crisis exercises with the Racine Medical ...

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Norwegian ham radio license changes - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 3:10am

Norwegian ham radio license changes
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
Norwegian ham radio license changes. Changes to Norway's Amateur Radio license came into effect on August 10, 2018. 1,000 watts is permitted on the 50-52 MHz Primary allocation. 1,000 watts can now be used at VHF/UHF for moon bounce (EME) and ...

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Nonprofit Notes - The Fayetteville Observer

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 2:21am

Nonprofit Notes
The Fayetteville Observer
The Moore County Amateur Radio Society takes a look at amateur/ham radio; meetings are open to all. 910-400-3019 Field Day is June 23-24. does not meet in December. Fayetteville Area Habitat Team: Thursday, noon. An interest meeting to engage the ...

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