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The ARRL Contest Update for July 26, 2017

Big Island ARRL News, 26 July 2017, 16:00 hrs, UTC, Post #270.

Source:

http://www.arrl.org/contest-update-issues?issue=current

Accessed on 26 July 2017, 16:00 hrs, UTC.

Editor:  Brian Moran (N9ADG).

Please click link to read the full article.

Comment:

Here are the main topics discussed in the current issue of “The ARRL Contest Update”:

Don’t forget two big Amateur Radio events coming to Hawaii:

The Hawaii QSO Party–running from 0400 UTC, 26 August 2017, to 0400 UTC, 28 August 2017. For dteails, contact Alan (AD6E) at ad6e@arrl.net.

The VHF/UHF simplex Grid Madness Contest on Sunday, 17 September 2017, 1300-1700 HST.  The event is sponsored by the Aulani Hui Amateur Repeater Club.  For details, contact Stan Froseth (AH6KO) at AH6KO@arrl.net.  Further information can be found here:  https://gridmadness.blogspot.com/2016-info.html.

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You can find more Amateur Radio news items at these websites:

http://www.HawaiiARRL.info.

https://oahuarrlnews.wordpress.com.

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

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

http://www.arrl.org.

http://www.arrl.org/arrl-audio-news (a weekly podcast updated each Friday afternoon).

https://paper.li/kh6jrm/1430289353 (Amater Radio News & Information).

Please send your Hawaii Amateur Radio news items to kh6jrm@arrl.net 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 7e,

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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