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Hurricane Laura Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES®) teams along the Gulf Coast have plans in place to deal with Hurricane Laura, now expected to m… Read more
With Hurricane Laura set to make landfall late Wednesday or early Thursday, the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) will activate at 1300 UTC on Wednesday, on i… Read more
One down, one to go. The Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) says that a vastly weaker Tropical Storm Marco made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi Rive… Read more
With now-Tropical Storm Marco continuing to weaken, the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) canceled plans to reactivate on Monday morning. Although no longer a… Read more
Coronavirus in the UK: Meet the child radio enthusiast making friends thousands of miles away during lockdown
By Rhiannon Williams William, 10, has been discovering the joy of chatting with people across the world over radio waves – and he’s far from the only… Read more
Amateur radio license testing continues during the pandemic, with a combination of remote Volunteer Examiner (VE) test sessions and careful in-person… Read more
The 23rd International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (ILLW) takes place this weekend. The 2-day event begins at 0001 UTC on August 22 and continues unt… Read more
Dear Fellow Radio Amateurs, We invite fans of digital modes of radio communication to JT9 activity days ‘Make haste slowly‘ which will tak… Read more
A new amateur radio contest for portable operators — the Fox Mike Hotel Portable Operations Challenge (POC) — will debut October 3 – 4. The event is a… Read more
The United States Department of State has ruled favorably on Open ResearchInstitute’s commodity jurisdiction request, finding that specified?Inf… Read more
SDR has never been easier! SmartSDR is now available for your Mac. It has never been easier to operate your FlexRadio 6xxx Radio. SmartSDR for Mac is… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) begins a new virtual Technician License Class on 01 September 2020. For details, please contact Doug at firstname.lastname@example.org
All radio amateurs are invited to participate in the Sunday, 20 September 2020, Hawaiian Grid Madness Simplex Event. The event, sponsored by the Aulani Hui Amateur Repeater Club, runs from 1300 to 1700 HST. For the complete event package, please go here: https://gridmadness.blogspot.com
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section
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