The ARES E-Letter for June 21, 2017


Big Island ARRL News, 21 June 2017, 14:55 hrs, UTC, Post #232.


Accessed on 21 June 2017, 14:55 hrs, UTC.

Editor:  Rick Palm (K1CE).

Please click link to read the full newsletter.


Here are the main topics discussed in the 21 June 2017 issue of “The ARES E-Letter”:

“Special ARRL Field Day 2017 Issue!

In This Issue:”


“ARES Briefs, Links

Bear is Unwanted Volunteer, as ARES Team Supports Colorado Road Race (6/14/17); Amateur Radio Net Activated in Wake of Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake in Guatemala (6/14/17); Amateur Radio Mesh Network Brought into Mix as Volunteers Assist in South African Fire Disaster(6/13/17); Amateur Radio Volunteers Needed for Air Force Marathon(6/12/17); Atlantic Hurricane Season Starts Today (6/1/17); Amateur Radio Provides Communication Link Following Sri Lanka Flooding(5/31/17)”

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: (this site). (breaking news for radio amateurs). (Simple Ham Radio Antennas). (this podcast is updated each Friday).

Don’t forget the 2017 ARRL Field Day event on Saturday/Sunday, 24-25 June 2017.  Hawaii Island radio amateurs will meet at the Eden Roc park and community pavilion at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, 24 June 2017.  Field Day will run until 8:00 a.m,, Sunday, 25 June 2017.

Please send your Hawaii Island Amateur Radio news items to at least two weeks prior to your event so I can notify our local print and broadcast media in a timely manner.

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

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