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Accessed on 23 May 2018, 0614 UTC, Post #567.

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Here are the top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories from http://qrznow.com.  Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  You can find a complete list of HQ ARRL press releases in the right hand sidebar.

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio news:

Hawaii Island radio amateurs are encouraged to monitor the VOAD Repeater on Mauna Kea (146.70 MHz, 100 Hz tone) and the 40 meter interisland net frequency of 7.088 MHz (LSB) during the current eruption and lava flow emergency.  These frequencies can be use to send emergency traffic.  The Hawaii Island Civil Defense Agency airs eruption updates over Hawaii Island radio stations and through the social media.

Please send your Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio news items to kh6jrm@arrl.net for inclusion in this blog and on publications from our local print and broadcast media.

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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