General Amateur News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated

Google News of the Day - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:04pm
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news
Categories: General Amateur News

Video: HamCasters on Ham Radio Now - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 4:04am

Video: HamCasters on Ham Radio Now
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
There are several Amateur Radio subs on Reddit, but they discourage 'self-promotion' more than on rare occasions. And while a whole sub dedicated to promotion skirts the line, too, this sub is for promoting all Amateur Radio media. So far, the Reddit ...

and more »
Categories: General Amateur News

Class sessions to teach amateur radio - The Charlottesville Newsplex

Google News of the Day - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:33pm

The Charlottesville Newsplex

Class sessions to teach amateur radio
The Charlottesville Newsplex
(CBS19 NEWS) -- Anyone interested in learning about amateur radio can enroll in a class. The Albemarle Amateur Radio Club is enrolling students in its ten-class Ham Radio License Class. Participants will learn the basics of ham radio, radio and ...
Amateur Radio Service helps fight hungerRecord-Courier

all 2 news articles »
Categories: General Amateur News

Amateur Radio Service helps fight hunger - Record-Courier

Google News of the Day - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 1:58pm

The Charlottesville Newsplex

Amateur Radio Service helps fight hunger
Record-Courier
The Portage County Amateur Radio Service is a club for Ham Radio Operators, and anyone interested in becoming a ham radio operator. The club provides monthly meetings and activities related to improving its members skills and knowledge as related to ...
Class sessions to teach amateur radioThe Charlottesville Newsplex

all 2 news articles »
Categories: General Amateur News

HAM radio operators vital if disaster strikes - KING5.com

Google News of the Day - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:19am

KING5.com

HAM radio operators vital if disaster strikes
KING5.com
If disaster strikes, emergency officials say we will likely be reliant on a growing network of amateur radio operators. Mark Sheppard with the Seattle Department of Emergency Management says we've learned a lot since the Nisqually Earthquake in 2001.

and more »
Categories: General Amateur News

Australian ham radio license numbers stagnant - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:02am

Australian ham radio license numbers stagnant
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
In 2014, in the lead-up to a statutory remake of the amateur licence conditions, the WIA advised the ACMA about the sort of changes that would propel Amateur Radio into a new era, where the attractions and conditions of the past were no longer relevant.

Categories: General Amateur News

Ham radio devotees unite - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Google News of the Day - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 1:08am

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Ham radio devotees unite
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
In his mind, a driver's license and an amateur radio license were almost a package deal. This was 30 or 40 years ago, well before every teen carried a cellphone. “We all had radios in our cars, and we talked back and forth for safety,” Williams said ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Martin F. Jue on Amateur Radio Roundtable: - eHam.net

Google News of the Day - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 9:26pm

Martin F. Jue on Amateur Radio Roundtable:
eHam.net
Tuesday November 21 8 PM Central join Martin F. Jue and Tom Medlin for a night of ham radio. We go back 60 years in ham radio. We talk about first shacks, rigs, antennas, etc. Martin will answer viewers questions. Let's see what Katie Allen WY7YL is up to.

Categories: General Amateur News

Santa Claus Is Getting Saginaw Children's Wish Lists The Old Fashion Way - WSGW

Google News of the Day - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 12:09am

WSGW

Santa Claus Is Getting Saginaw Children's Wish Lists The Old Fashion Way
WSGW
Saginaw Valley Amateur Radio Association President Mike Dougherty says this weekend the clock is being turned back to the mid-1800s, with telegrapher Jim Wades sending hundreds of messages by telegraph from the Saginaw Children's Zoo. The messages are ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Local Scouts participate in world's largest Scouting event - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Google News of the Day - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 6:34am

DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Local Scouts participate in world's largest Scouting event
DeKalb Daily Chronicle
Area Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts recently participated in the 60th annual Jamboree-on-the-Air at Russell Woods Forest Preserve in Genoa. JOTA uses amateur radio to link Scouts and ham radio operators around the world, nation and in their own community.

Categories: General Amateur News

Sea Road School Holiday Fair on Nov. 30 - Seacoastonline.com

Google News of the Day - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 3:08pm

Sea Road School Holiday Fair on Nov. 30
Seacoastonline.com
... Discussion Society meets biweekly, on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the New School in Kennebunk. 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.

Categories: General Amateur News

Amateur Radio Association seeking broadcasters - Newsbug.info

Google News of the Day - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:20am

Newsbug.info

Amateur Radio Association seeking broadcasters
Newsbug.info
He developed his passion for ham radio at a young age. “My dad was a ham radio operator. And I became a ham radio operator at the age of 16.” Amateur radio broadcasters are licensed teams that help first responders and local authorities during large ...

Categories: General Amateur News

MSU Club Fosters World-Wide Communication and Friendship With Century Old Hobby - WKAR

Google News of the Day - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:08pm

WKAR

MSU Club Fosters World-Wide Communication and Friendship With Century Old Hobby
WKAR
"AM-FM radio is used for commercial public broadcasting while amateur radio is used for non-commercial person to person and machine to machine communication.” By the way, Ham radio, which is the term most people use for amateur radio, isn't actually an ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Richard Tavender - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Google News of the Day - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 2:55am

Richard Tavender
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
He also represented the church on the Passavant Area Hospital Board of Governors. Richard had been a member of the Jacksonville Jaycees and the Jacksonville Amateur Radio Club. He enjoyed fishing, operating ham radio, and especially loved spending ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Bulletin Board; - The Curry Coastal Pilot - Curry Coastal Pilot

Google News of the Day - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 2:33am

Bulletin Board; - The Curry Coastal Pilot
Curry Coastal Pilot
Wednesday, Nov. 15 A Red Cross volunteer meeting is at 6 p.m. at Southwestern Oregon Community College, 96082 Lone Ranch Parkway, Brookings.

and more »
Categories: General Amateur News

'Polka John' of West Newton shared love of music with public - Tribune-Review

Google News of the Day - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:04pm

'Polka John' of West Newton shared love of music with public
Tribune-Review
After retiring from Westinghouse Electric in Trafford, Mr. Moran stayed active with the Yough Bike Trail Association, as a ham radio operator and as a member of the Collinsburg Slovenian Club. Mr. Moran's pride in ... As a member of the Monessen ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Worse than the ice storm? - fiddleheadfocus.com

Google News of the Day - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 6:49pm

fiddleheadfocus.com

Worse than the ice storm?
fiddleheadfocus.com
Also, following disasters, amateur radio is always the way the first reports get out of the affected area, so that responders know the scope of the emergency, and what is needed. There are portable antennas, so a ham radio operator need not be at a ...

Categories: General Amateur News

Murray State Radio Club to offer ham radio classes - Murray Ledger and Times

Google News of the Day - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 1:09am

Murray Ledger and Times

Murray State Radio Club to offer ham radio classes
Murray Ledger and Times
MURRAY – Radio fans will have an opportunity to take their interest a step further this week with a series of ham radio classes that kick off Thursday. Those sessions, organized by the Murray State University Amateur Radio Club, are meant to spark an ...

Categories: General Amateur News

New allocations for Colombian radio hams - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 3:59am

New allocations for Colombian radio hams
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
... the international amateur community that as a consequence of a petition to the Colombian communication authorities, Colombian ham radio amateurs have now been granted new allocations to the Amateur Radio Service on the 2200, 630 and 60 m bands.

Categories: General Amateur News

ICQPODCAST Episode 253 - Using PSK31 - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

Google News of the Day - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 3:59am

ICQPODCAST Episode 253 - Using PSK31
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
In this episode, Martin is joined by Leslie Butterfield G0CIB, Edmund Spicer M0MNG, and Bill Barnes N3JIX to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode's feature is Using PSK31. We would like ...

Categories: General Amateur News
Syndicate content (C01 _th3me_)