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The Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) has announced tentative plans to activate on 14.325 MHz on Wednesday, September 18, at 1800 UTC.Read More
The Mount Diablo Amateur Radio Club (MDARC) Disaster Recovery Program for the 2018 Carr and Camp Fires has made a $1,000 grant to the California Amateur Radio Linking Association (CARLA).Read More
The Taurus-1 (Jinniuzuo-1) CubeSat carrying an Amateur Radio FM-to-Codec-2 transponder was launched on September 12.Read More
J Allen, VY1JA, of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, has announced that he’s retiring from ham radio, citing long-term health issues and hearing loss.Read More
AMSAT reports that an Antares II launch vehicle will carry 15 CubeSats into orbit on October 21Read More
Radio World reports that the People’s Democratic Republic of Korea (North Korea) has resumed testing digital radio broadcasting on the 80-meter amateur band.Read More
09/15/2019 | WWV and WWVH to Broadcast Defense Department WWV Centennial Greeting, Special Event Reminder
Starting on Monday, September 16, WWV and WWVH will broadcast a US Department of Defense message to mark the centennial of WWV and to announce the WW0WWV special event.Read More
09/13/2019 | The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Available
Start listening now!Read More
Amateur Radio Digital Communications (ARDC), owner and manager of AMPRNet, has announced what’s being called “a very generous grant” to Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS).Read More
09/13/2019 | The K7RA Solar Update
The average daily sunspot number has declined to zeroRead More
09/13/2019 | FCC Seeks to Streamline its Hearings Process
The FCC is asking for public comments on procedural changes that, if adopted, would streamline many administrative hearings.Read More
ARISS says nine schools and organizations have been selected to host Amateur Radio contacts with International Space Station crew .Read More
2020 Dayton Hamvention®, the contester Super Suites will remain at the Crowne Plaza in downtown Dayton.Read More
09/12/2019 | The Doctor Will See You Now!
“Coaxial Cable Connectors” is the topic of the new (September 12) episode of the ARRL The Doctor is In podcast.Read More
ARRL and International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) President Emeritus Larry E. Price, W4RA, of Statesboro, Georgia, died on September 10.Read More
The Amateur Radio Newsline Amateur Radio Club, WA6ITF, has adopted the call sign of Newsline cofounder Bill Pasternak.Read More
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) is offering one more free
Technician License Class this year. The new class
begins on Thursday, 17 October 2019, at the
Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii Island.
For details: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section