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Radio Amateurs in India Support Rescue and Relief Operations in Wake of Flooding

ARRL - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 3:15pm

Radio amateurs in at least three western Indian states along the Arabian Sea coast are pitching in to support communication for rescue and relief operations following heavy rainfall and flooding. In Kerala, Shyam Kumar, VU2JLE, told The Hindu newspaper that he and 15 other radio amateurs belonging to the Wayanad Hams (WHAMS) group have been closely monitoring to help the government speed rescue...

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Candidates for ARRL Directors and Vice Directors Announced

ARRL - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 2:44pm

Two races for the office of ARRL Director and one contest for Vice Director are set for this fall. In the Southeastern Division, incumbent Director Greg Sarratt, W4OZK, faces a challenge from Mickey Baker, N4MB. A three-way race is set for the office of Southeastern Division Vice Director, with incumbent Joseph Tiritilli, N4ZUW, facing James Schilling, KG4JSZ, and Jeff Stahl, K4BH.

In the West G...

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Ham radio operators connect at county courthouses - Sentinel-Tribune

Google News of the Day - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 2:22pm
Ham radio operators connect at county courthouses  Sentinel-Tribune

The Wood County Amateur Radio Club will hold a public event Saturday on the lawn of the Wood County Courthouse from 9 a.m.-4 p.m..

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Somalia Operation Set for September

ARRL - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 10:45am
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Allen C. Clausen | Obituaries | journaltimes.com - Journal Times

Google News of the Day - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 1:00am
Allen C. Clausen | Obituaries | journaltimes.com  Journal Times

September 8, 1943 – August 16, 2019. RACINE – Allen Cleo Clausen, age 75, passed away peacefully at Wisconsin Veterans Home – Boland Hall in Union ...

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Brenda Lucas: Community news for Tuesday, Aug. 20 - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Google News of the Day - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:01am
Brenda Lucas: Community news for Tuesday, Aug. 20  Huntington Herald Dispatch

LUNCHEON: Huntington East High School Class of 1956 meets for a luncheon at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at Ponderosa, Chesapeake, Ohio. It will be a time ...

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Department of Defense Message Prompts Listeners to Take WWV/WWVH Survey

ARRL - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 8:01pm

Through Saturday, August 24, WWV and WWVH will transmit a US Department of Defense (DOD) message in conjunction with the COMEX 19-3 interoperability exercise in Tennessee. The broadcast also urges listeners to complete a survey on WWV/WWVH listenership and listening habits. The messages are broadcast on WWV at 10 minutes past the hour and on WWVH at 50 minutes past the hour. WWV and WWVH transm...

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Ham radio operators help reunite family - The Hindu

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 6:00pm
Ham radio operators help reunite family  The Hindu

On August 16, a few policemen arrived at the house of Vadamalai Raman in village Purandarai located in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu with photographs of ...

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Ham radio operators help reunite family - The Hindu

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 6:00pm
Ham radio operators help reunite family  The Hindu

On August 16, a few policemen arrived at the house of Vadamalai Raman in village Purandarai located in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu with photographs of ...

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Learn about ham radio on Saturday - Wilmington News Journal, OH

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 3:41pm
Learn about ham radio on Saturday  Wilmington News Journal, OH

Clinton County Amateur Radio Association will be hosting an event in the Clinton County Courthouse lawn on Saturday, Aug. 24 and everyone is welcome to ...

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ARRL Contest and DXCC Rules Now Prohibit Automated Contacts

ARRL - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 3:23pm

Following the direction of the ARRL Board of Directors, ARRL has incorporated changes to the rules for all ARRL-sponsored contests and DXCC, prohibiting automated contacts. These changes also apply to the Worked All States (including Triple Play and 5-Band WAS), VHF/UHF Century Club, and Fred Fish, W5FF, Memorial awards. The changes are effective immediately.

A resolution at the July ARRL Board ...

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ICQPodcast - Long Island CW Club - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/19/2019 - 4:00am
ICQPodcast - Long Island CW Club  Southgate Amateur Radio Club

In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Leslie Butterfield G0CIB, Edmund Spicer M0MNG, Matthew Nassau M0NJX, Dan Romanchik KB6NU, Ruth Willet ...

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Amateur Radio Is There When All Else Fails - Jefferson Public Radio

Google News of the Day - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 12:15pm
Amateur Radio Is There When All Else Fails  Jefferson Public Radio

Our communications systems may seem robust, but past disasters have shown this isn't the case. Amateur radio groups around the country, and even in the.

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MURRAY, Marion P. “Pat” (Enigan) - Buffalo News

Google News of the Day - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 12:00am
MURRAY, Marion P. “Pat” (Enigan)  Buffalo News

MURRAY - Marion P. Pat (nee Enigan) Age 95, passed away peacefully in her home in East Aurora on August 16, 2019. Wife of the late Raymond W. Murray; ...

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Amateur Radio: Join the STEM Action! - theifp.ca

Google News of the Day - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 12:16pm
Amateur Radio: Join the STEM Action!  theifp.ca

Join Burlington's active and exciting Amateur Radio Community. Ham radio isn't what it used to be! Mihai and his 15 year old son sign up for the Burlington ...

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WIA Director highlights ham radio spectrum threats - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 3:48am
WIA Director highlights ham radio spectrum threats  Southgate Amateur Radio Club

WIA Director Aidan VK4APM highlights the threats the Amateur Radio and Amateur Satellite Services face from commercial interests keen to grab our spectrum.

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Ham (Radio) It Up - Wyoming Tribune

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 7:00pm
Ham (Radio) It Up  Wyoming Tribune

RSVP Required. Learn how amateur radio works and discover how radios can be used to find sources of interference as well as make contact with other people ...

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FCC Dismisses ARRL, AMSAT Requests in Small Satellite Proceeding

ARRL - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:15am

An FCC Report and Order (R&O) released August 2 in the so-called “small satellite” rulemaking proceeding, IB Docket 18-86, failed to address concerns expressed by ARRL and AMSAT. Both organizations filed comments on the FCC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the proceeding last year, seeking changes in the FCCs interpretations and procedures affecting satellites operating on Amateur Satell...

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