Big Island ARRL News, 15 July 2017, 04:55 hrs, UTC, Post #258.


Accessed on 15 July 2017, 04;55 hrs, UTC.

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Here are some of the stories covered in this podcast:

FCC cracks down on pirate broadcasters and targets at least one more Amateur Radio licensee.

Amateur Radio operators in British Columbia are supporting relief agencies during a series of natural disasters, including wildfires.

K2BSA will be on the air during the National Scout Jamboree.

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section