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A Tale of Two Towers

02/15/2012

Talk about an “Oh, no” moment. Hams on St John Island in the US Virgin Islands (USVI) got word that the Mamey Peak radio tower home to repeaters serving a volunteer emergency rescue group and the Virgin Islands National Park Service was being shut down. Tower eviction notices arrived. St John Rescue and the Virgin Islands National Park Service were up against a 60 day deadline to get the repeaters off the site.

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