ARRL

Search for Amateur Radio News

  • ARRL_Diamond

    08/24/2010 | Summer Section Manager Election Results

    The Southern Florida Section and the Oklahoma Section will have new Section Mangers starting in October, and the incumbent Section Manager of Ohio was re-elected in the summer Section Manager election cycle that concluded on Tuesday, August 24; election b
    Learn More

  • 08/24/2009 | ARRL Section Manager Election Results

    Of the nine Sections holding Section Manager elections this month, three will be getting new Section Managers: Los Angeles, South Texas and Georgia. The Sacramento Valley, Eastern Washington, Colorado, Western Washington, West Virginia and San Francisco S
    Learn More

  • SCF2009

    08/19/2009 | Santa Cruz Hams Provide Support During Wildfires

    As wildfires threaten the central California coast near Santa Cruz -- located between San Jose and Monterey -- area radio amateurs have been providing support to law enforcement and fire authorities. According to Santa Cruz County Public Information Offic
    Learn More

  • 07/07/2009 | New Section Manager Appointed in Ohio

    Frank Piper, KI8GW, of Pickerington, has been appointed Section Manager of the ARRL Ohio Section. He will serve the balance of the term of Joe Phillips, K8QOE; Phillips passed away on June 20. Accord
    Learn More

  • alabama_drill

    06/08/2009 | Alabama Hams Assist During Statewide Emergency Drill

    During the week of May 4-8, emergency responders and support personnel gathered in Robertsdale, Alabama for a communications interoperability training and full-scale exercise, sponsored by the Alabama Department of Homeland Security (ADHS). Gathering in a
    Learn More

  • wa4aw

    06/04/2009 | Jeff Beals, WA4AW, Appointed Southeastern Division Vice Director

    With the approval of the ARRL Ethics and Elections Committee, ARRL President Joel Harrison, W5ZN,  appointed Southern Florida Assistant Section Manager Jeff Beals, WA4AW, as Vice Director in the Southeastern Division, effective June 1. Beals replaces
    Learn More

  • OreDist

    05/07/2009 | Hams Provide Communications as 911 Service Goes Offline in Oregon

    With snow and ice impacting all parts of the Pacific Northwest, local ARES® groups are on the job assisting served agencies, including local Emergency Operations Centers. According to District Emergency Coordinator for Oregon's District One David Kidd
    Learn More

  • SanJoseSantaCruz

    04/15/2009 | When Vandals Strike Infrastructure, Hams Provide Communications Support

    In the early morning, just after midnight on April 9, someone climbed down four manholes in the San Jose, California area and cut underground fiber optic cables. The sabotage led to widespread disruption of phone service -- including tens of thousands of
    Learn More