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News & Features
ARRL’s Committee on Communication with ARRL Members has opened new online forums.Read More
Pitcairn Island DXpedition leader Glen Johnson, W0GJ, reports the VP6R team arrived at the South Pacific island on October 17.Read More
10/21/2019 | SAQ Transmission Set for UN Day on October 24
A transmission from the vintage Alexanderson alternator in Grimeton, Sweden, will complement activities marking United Nations Day on October 24.Read More
10/21/2019 | Louisiana, Mississippi Amateur Radio Volunteers Support “Bike MS: Dat’s How We Roll” Event
Over the October 5 – 6 weekend, 32 Amateur Radio volunteers from the Southeast Louisiana Amateur Radio Club (SELARC), the Southwest Mississippi Amateur Radio Club, and Southeast Louisiana ARES supported the “Bike MS: Dat’s How We Roll” event.Read More
10/21/2019 | Michigan State University Amateur Radio Club Celebrates Centennial with Second-Century Special Event
The Michigan State University Amateur Radio Club (MSUARC) turns 100 this month.Read More
10/18/2019 | The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Available
Start listening now!Read More
Both editions are available in convenient formatsRead More
10/18/2019 | The K7RA Solar Update
Solar activity remains very lowRead More
More than 50 Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES®) and Auxiliary Communication Service (ACS) volunteers donated some 500 hours of their time to support public safety at the MCAS Miramar Air Show.Read More
Twenty International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Region 2 (the Americas) member-societies took part in the 20th IARU Region 2 General Assembly, which wrapped up on October 3 in Peru.Read More
10/17/2019 | So Now What? Podcast
“Ham Lingo” will be the focus of the new (October 17) episode of the So Now What? podcast for Amateur Radio newcomers.Read More
10/17/2019 | ARRL to Launch New On the Air Magazine in January
ARRL is launching a new magazine, On the Air, in January 2020.Read More
Bidding begins today, October 17, on more than 230 items on the block in the 14th annual ARRL Online Auction.Read More
10/16/2019 | Mail Delivery Problem Affecting Delivery of Board Election Ballots in West Gulf Division
A mail delivery problem is affecting ARRL Board of Director election ballots sent to members in part of the West Gulf Division.Read More
(IARU) Secretary David Sumner, K1ZZ, offers an overview of WRC-19 agenda items and issues pertaining to Amateur Radio.Read More
10/16/2019 | Signal/One Cofounder Harold Johnson, W4ZCB, SK
Harold Johnson, W4ZCB, of Hendersonville, North Carolina, died on October 11.Read More
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
The National Weather Service will conduct Skywarn Storm Spotter Training on Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 1000-1200 HST, at the W. M. Keck Observatory Headquarters in Waimea, Hawaii Island. Space is limited, so register here: https://www.evenbrite.com/o/nws-data-collection-office-hilo-26756532773
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section