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The ARRL Letter for February 1, 2018

Big Island ARRL News, 02 February 2018, 0330 UTC, Post # 445.

Source:

http://www.arrl.org/arrlletter?issue=2018-02-01

Editor:  Rick Lindquist (WW1ME).

Please click link to read the full report.

Comment:

Here are the top stories discussed in the current edition of “The ARRL Letter”:

Upcoming events for Hawaii Island Radio Amateurs:

Everyone is invited to the Hawaiian Paradise Park Radio Day on 28 April 2018 from 0900 to 1600 HST. The event will be held at the Hawaiian Paradise Park Community Center at 17th and Maku’u.  Event coordinator Mike Stratton (KH6PAC) says “our plan is to have several different radios set up…there will be lots of activities and demonstrations.”  For more information, contact Mike–jeffan@hotmail.com.

Don’t forget to sign up for the QTH.NET Email Listserve.  Coordinator Les Hittner says “The main advantage of using such a listserve is that you do not have to individually maintain a list of club-member email addresses in order to enter important converstations related to club operations.”  To join the BIARC Listserve, please sed an email to: lhittner@hbci.com.

For the latest Amateur Radio News and Information, please check the blog sidebars and links.  These news feeds are updated daily and weekly.

Views expressed in this blog are mine unless otherwise stated.

Please send your Hawaii Island 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.

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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