Thanks to Tony Kitchen (WH6DVI) for sending the current edition of the BIARC Newsletter by pdf.

Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content supplied by Tony Kitchen and the Big Island Amateur Radio Club (BIARC).

Accessed on 08 January 2020, 0315 UTC, Post 1268.


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Here are the topics covered in the current edition:

BIARC celebrates annual Christmas potluck meeting.

The next BIARC meeting will be held on Saturday, 11 January 2020, 1400 HST, at the Keaau Community Center.

The ARRL Winter Field Day will be held on 25-26 January 2020.  The Original Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Ham Fest is set for Saturday, 25 January 2020, 0930 HST to 1400 HST, at the Waimea Community Center.  VE testing will be held at 1300 HST.  For details, contact Steve Milner (WH6N) at

Local radio amateurs are urged to join 10-10 International.  Contact:

Update on EmComm related activities in East Hawaii. Report submitted by Tony Kitchen (WH6DVI).

Selected articles from the “ARRL Newsletter.”

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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section (breaking amateur/ham radio news).