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ARRL Letter for 13 April 2017

Big Island ARRL News, 14 April 2017, 18:55 hrs, Post #170.

Source:

http://www.arrrl.org/arrlletter?issue=2017-04-13

Accessed on 14 April 2017, 18:55 hrs, UTC.

Please click link to read the full article.

Comment:

The “ARRL Letter” is an excellent way to keep informed about the top stories impacting Amateur Radio in the United States and around the world.

Here are the top stories covered in the 13 April 2017 edition:


“ARRL Headquarters to be Closed on Friday, April 14: ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Good Friday, April 14. There will be no W1AW bulletin or code practice transmissions and no ARRL Audio News on that day. ARRL Headquarters will reopen Monday, April 17, at 8 AM Eastern Daylight Time. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday!”

For the latest Amateur Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars.  These news feeds are updated daily.

For more Amateur Radio news, please visit these websites”

http://www.HawaiiARRL.info.

https://oahuarrlnews.wordpress.com.

https://bigislandarrlnews.wordpress.com (this site).

https://kh6jrm.blogspot.com (Simple Ham Radio Antennas).

http://www.kh6jrm.info (breaking news for radio amateurs).

Don’t forget Radio Day on Saturday, 29 April 2017, beginning at 9 a.m. (local time).  The event will be held at the Eden Roc park and community center.

Please send your Hawaii Amateur Radio news to kh6jrm@arrl.net at least two weeks prior to your event so I can notify our local print and broadcast media.

Opinions expressed in this blog are mine unless otherwise stated.

Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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