QRZ NOW Latest Posts, 18 Feb 2019

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio Notes:

Alan Maenchen (AD6E/KH6TU) is taking registrations for his April 2019 online CW course.  According to Alan the class is “an on-line video chat meeting twice a week for eight weeks for an hour each…Exact days and time could change depending on student availability….”  For more information, please visit this web site:

https://cwops.org/cw-academy-2/

Doug Wilson (KH6DQ) is conducting free Technician License classes on Hawaii Island.  The current class is under way at Hilo’s Aupuni Street Center.  The six-week classes include five training sessions, with licensing exams given on the final week. The next class is set for 14 March 2019 at the West Hawaii Civic Center in Kona, Hawaii. For details, contact Doug at douscelle@aol.com.

The Puna Emergency Radio Club (PERC) needs licensed Hawaii Island radio amateurs to provide communications support for the 17 March 2019 Big Island International Marathon in Hilo, Hawaii.  For details, contact comms coordinator Sean Fendt (KH6SF) at 430-1884 or via email at sean@sfendt.net.

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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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