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    10/05/2010 | ARRL Teachers Institute Expands to Include Space, Electronics in the Classroom

    This summer, the ARRL offered two advanced ARRL Teachers Institutes on Wireless Technology (TI-2) sessions. One session focused on how to integrate space into the classroom, while the other concentrated on basic and more advanced electronics concepts and
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    05/17/2010 | Maker Faire to Feature Amateur Radio Again in 2010

    Ham radio demonstrations and displays are in the works for Maker Faire the world’s largest do-it-yourself (DIY) festival. As in 2009, the festival will once again take place at the San Mateo County Expo Center in California on May 22-23. According to ARR
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    07/21/2009 | Ham Radio Helps Out with Mountain Rescue

    It was a quiet afternoon on July 11 and Rich Lippucci, KI6RRQ, of Vista, California, was monitoring the Catalina Amateur Radio Association (CARA) repeater on his base station. "I heard someone come over the repeater, calling, 'Is there anybody listen
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  • 07/01/2009 | Michigan Ham Dies in Tower Accident

    A tower accident during Field Day preparations around 11 AM EDT on Saturday, June 27 claimed the life of Larry Prelog, KE4PM, of Niles, Michigan. Prelog, a member of the Blossomland Amateur Radio Association ( Learn More

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    05/26/2009 | Ham Radio DIY at Maker Faire

    Ham radio demonstrations and displays are in the works for Maker Faire the world's largest do-it-yourself (DIY) festival. This year, the festival will take place at the San Mateo County Expo Center in California on May 30-31. According to ARRL Sales and M
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    05/19/2009 | DREAMing Big at Dayton

    With wet skies on Saturday morning, the 2009 ARRL National Convention and Dayton Hamvention® started a second day. The first day -- a beautiful sunny day with a slight breeze and few clouds -- saw crowds funnel through the many entrances at Hara Arena
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  • 05/12/2009 | Former Kentucky Section Manager Dave Vest, KZ4G (SK)

    Former Kentucky Section Manager Dave Vest, KZ4G, of Ashland, passed away April 27, 2009. He was 75. Vest served as Section Communications Manager/Section Manager from April 1981-March 1983. He also served as the first ARRL Section Traffic Manager in Kentu
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  • 2009 Technical Excellence Award Winner Copthorne "Cop" Macdonald, VY2CM

    04/01/2009 | Dayton Amateur Radio Association Announces 2009 Award Winners

    The Dayton Amateur Radio Association (DARA), host of the Dayton Hamvention®, has announced the winners of their three 2009 annual receive awards -- 2009 Amateur of the Year, the Technical Excellence Award and the Special Achievement Award -- at the an
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