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    06/09/2010 | Amateur Radio Operators Active during Severe Tornado Breakout in Northwestern Ohio

    During the early overnight hours of Saturday, June 5 through Sunday, June 6, severe weather and tornadoes ripped across an area of Northwestern Ohio, laying a large path of destruction. ARESĀ® and SKYWARN groups in Erie, Huron, Sandusky and Wood Counties a
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    01/21/2010 | ARRL Board Bestows Awards at 2010 Annual Meeting

    The ARRL Board of Directors had the pleasure and distinction of bestowing two annual awards at its 2010 Annual Meeting -- the inaugural George Hart Distinguished Service Award and the Bill Leonard, W2SKE, Professional Media Award.
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    09/04/2009 | ARES® Awaits Activation for Wildfire, Tropical Storms

    Even as the Station fire threatens Los Angeles' communications infrastructure atop Mt Wilson and Tropical Storm Erika and Hurricane Jimena die down in the tropics, emergency officials in the affected areas have not requested assistance from any Amateur Ra
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  • 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
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    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
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  • 04/22/2009 | Thomas Dick, KF2GC, Returns as Northern New York SM

    Thomas Dick, KF2GC, of Saranac Lake, has returned to the office of Section Manager of Northern New York. He has taken the reins of the Northern New York Field Organization from Tom Valosin, WB2KLD, who had been Section Manager since 2007. When Valosin dec
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  • 02/12/2009 | Oklahoma Hams Warn of Oncoming Tornadoes

    A rare winter tornado struck Oklahoma around dinner time on Tuesday, February 10. According to various news reports, Oklahoma officials credited Amateur Radio operators with spotting the tornadoes and relaying the information to the National Weather Servi
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  • 01/22/2009 | Hams Help Out with Historic Day

    On Tuesday, January 20, Barack Obama was inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States. Numerous organizations -- federal, state and local agencies, the staff of Presidents Bush and Obama, as well as private agencies -- were involved in the month
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