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    03/14/2013 | Two New Books for Your Amateur Radio Library This Spring

    The ARRL has released two new books: Ham Radio for Arduino and PICAXE edited by Leigh L. Klotz Jr, WA5ZNU, and Radio Science for the Radio Amateur by Eric Nichols, KL7AJ.
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    08/08/2012 | Ernesto Downgraded to Tropical Storm, but Expected to Regain Strength

    Hurricane Ernesto made landfall on the southern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula late in the evening on Tuesday, August 7. The Category 1 hurricane brought heavy rains and winds, but weakened as it moved across land. Due to this weakening, forecasters at th
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    12/15/2011 | Amateur Radio Balloon Flight Crosses Atlantic, Sets Records

    Ron Meadows, K6RPT, and his son Lee -- leaders of the California Near Space Project -- successfully launched an Amateur Radio high altitude balloon on Sunday, December 11 at 4:43 PM PST. The balloon reached a cruise altitude between 105,000 and 115,000 fe
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    10/17/2011 | California Ham Killed in Shooting Spree

    A gunman, apparently enraged over a custody dispute with his ex-wife, walked into a hair salon in Seal Beach, California on October 12. Scott Evans Dekraai allegedly opened fire in the salon, killing eight people, including his ex-wife. David Caouette, N6
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    05/18/2011 | Bob Heil, K9EID, to Headline New Internet Show

    On Tuesday, May 24, Bob Heil, K9EID -- owner of Heil Sound -- will premier a new netcast show on Leo Laporte’s website. Called HamNation, the show will focus on equipment, applications, tips and general information for the Amateur Radio operator.
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    05/02/2011 | Georgia Hams Hasten to Help During Storms

    Hams in Paulding County -- located in Georgia’s northwestern corner -- activated for the tornadoes and thunderstorms that swept through the South last week. According to Paulding County ARES® Public Information Officer Lee McDaniel WB4QOJ, the County’s Em
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    04/25/2011 | WX4NHC Assistant Coordinator Honored at National Hurricane Conference

    W4NXC Assistant Coordinator Julio Ripoll, WD4R was awarded the Distinguished Service Award at the National Hurricane Conference -- held April 18-22 in Atlanta, Georgia -- for “exceptional service in providing emergency communication during hurricane event
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    04/12/2011 | World Amateur Radio Day Set for Monday, April 18

    The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) and its more than 160 Member-Societies that represent countries around the world will celebrate World Amateur Radio Day on April 18. The theme for this year’s celebration is Amateur Radio: The First Technology
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