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Ham radios aid in rescue of injured hiker on Boulder County trail
Boulder County rescue crews were able to reach and safely evacuate an injured hiker from a trail on Monday afternoon thanks, in part, to ham radios.
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From its birth early in the 20th century, broadcast radio astonished and delighted the public by providing news and and role.
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Thousands attend ARRL centennial convention in Hartford
More than 4,000 ham operators from around the globe converged on the Connecticut Convention Center, celebrating the centennial anniversary of the American Radio Relay League , founded in Hartford in 1914.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Hamming it up At the Murgas Amateur Radio Club Hamfest Dave Scherbenco / the Citizens' Voice
The Murgas Amateur Radio Club held its 34th annual Hamfest, an electronics flea market and convention of radio enthusiasts, July 6 at the Luzerne County Fairgrounds, Lehman.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Centennial Convention Provides Springboard for "Amateur Radio Parity Act," HR.4969
The just-concluded ARRL National Centennial Convention in Hartford, Connecticut, helped to infuse some energy into efforts to line up co-sponsors for "The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2014" - HR.4969.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Mountain Enterprise
HAM Radio Test offered July 26
The Pine Mountain Amateur Radio Club will hold an FCC Amateur Radio Licensing testing session-open to all who wish to obtain their licenses.
The Hartford Courant
Ham Radio Crucial In Disasters, FEMA Chief Says
Even in the age of smart phones and iPads, ham radio is indispensible in a disaster, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency says.
Annual Bike Ride for Multiple Sclerosis Offers Chance for Riders, Radio Operators to Give Back
State College Magisterial District Judge Carmine Prestia and his wife, Lane, have personally felt the impact of multiple sclerosis after the autoimmune disease claimed the life of Lane Prestia's younger sister a number of years ago.
Additional fire crews arrive to assist with Hurricane Creek Fire
The Hurricane Creek Fire, which is burning four miles southwest of Joseph, Oregon remains at zero-percent containment However more crews are expected to arrive Thursday and assist in fighting the blaze.
Whitman County burn ban declared until further notice
A burn ban for the area surrounding Pullman is still in effect. Whitman County District 12 declared the burn ban Wednesday evening due to extremely dry conditions.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
MT Shortwave Central
ICE Spacecraft Recovery Effort Appears at an Impasse
According to a July 10 National Public Radio "Morning Edition" report, the effort to recover the venerable International Sun-Earth Explorer 3 spacecraft -- later repurposed, redirected, and renamed the International Cometary Explorer -- has run into problems and may have reached a dead end.
Amateur radio license exams
Amateur radio license exams will be given at 10 a.m. ET Aug. 16 at the Emergency Operations Center in Port St. Joe.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
An Engineer's Field Day
First, what is Field Day? It is an amateur radio event that is part contest, part emergency preparedness exercise, and part public demonstration of amateur radio.
Mobile Radio Technology
Tips for hiring and training radio technicians
One of the common issues that most radio shops are having today is the hiring and training of competent radio technicians.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Missing woman's body found near lower Buffalo Rapids
We are still waiting to hear what caused the death of a 66-year-old Dayton woman.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Cary News
Club Notes: July 16.
The Cary Playwrights' Forum will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, in the second-floor conference room at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. For details, go to www.caryplaywrightsforum.org or email Phil Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Ashe Amateur Radio Club a Field DayR...
They invite the public to come and see ham radio's new capabilities and learn how to get their own FCC radio license before the next disaster strikes.
The PassBEAUMONT: Ham radio installed at civic center
But amateur radios, whose users are known as hams, allow communications even when power is down.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
For These Vets, AmateurRadio Remains Alive
Satellites killed the military radio star operator long ago, but military veterans keep the art alive in competitions testing their ability to bounce signals off the ionosphere and contact amateur radio stations a half world away.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Free Ham Radio Class. Get Your FCC License to Use Amateur Radios for Emergencies Times in Beeville.
Buy at the ARRL.ORG website. technician class book. 29.95 also a $15.00 fee day of test will be due so you can take the test.