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Southgate Amateur Radio News, 26 September 2018


Accessed on 26 September 2018, 1429 UTC, Post #706. Source:  http://www.southgatearc.org Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Comment:  Here are some of the top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories and events compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio

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Amateur Radio News, 21-22 July 2018


Accessed on 22 July 2018, 0305 UTC, Post #629. Source: http://www.amateurradio.com Managing Editor:  Matt (W1MST). Please click link to read the full edition. Please click individual headlines to read each story. Comment: Here are the top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories

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QRZ NOW-Amateur Radio News, 17 July 2018


Accessed on 18 July 2018, 0338 UTC, Post #624. Source: http://qrznow.com Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Comment: Here are some of today’s top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories from http://qrz.com.  Views expressed in this news summary

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Hawaiian Mainland Allstarlink Network, 15 July 2018


Accessed on 16 July 2018, 0020 UTC, Post #622. Source: Email from “Dave P”,  Hawaiian Mainland Allstarlink Network. Comment: I received this message from the Hawaiian Mainland Allstarlink Network concerning a weekly emergency communications net open to all Hawaii radio

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ARRL News-Features, 10 July 2018


Accessed on 10 July 2018, 1534 UTC, Post #617. Source: http://www.arrl.org/news-features Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Comment: Here are the top Amateur/Ham Radio news stories compiled by HQ ARRL in Newington, CT, 06111.  Views expressed

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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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