13 hrs ago
US-to-VK Transpacific Reception on 630 Meters Reported
A radio amateur and medium-frequency experimenter in Australia has received a 630 meter transmission from a radio amateur and Part 5 Experimental operator in Texas.
17 hrs ago
Darlington and Stockton Times
Radio entusiasts: There are two million amateur radio enthusiasts around the world
As social media takes over, enthusiasts from North Yorkshire are calling for recruits to join a new club using historic communications technology to talk to the world.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The multi-use path from SR-270 to Grimes Way will close for a month
A reminder from Pullman. The installation of a new sewer line is forcing a portion of the Terre View Drive multi-use path to close starting on Monday.
Balloons Carrying Amateur Radio Payloads Still Circling Earth
Three simple plastic foil-envelope balloons carrying Amateur Radio payloads and launched from the UK by Leo Bodnar, M0XER, remain aloft and continue to circle the Earth.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Inside the Hood to Coast Relay's Race Control center
The Hood to Coast Race Control center operates the communications for the entire 199-mile Hood to Coast Relay, helping connect staff and runners to emergency personnel.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Broadcasting to world from Old Hunstanton
Showcasing amateur radio for their seventh year as part of the annual International Lighthouses on the Air weekend, members of the King's Lynn Amateur Radio Club set up their equipment on the clifftop near Hunstanton Lighthouse on Friday, ahead of an around-the-clock weekend communicating with other lighthouses around the world.
First Joint Tribal Emergency Management Conference Held
ARES and RACES were featured during the National Tribal Emergency Management Conference, August 13-15 in Airway Heights, Washington.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Pat Barkey, N9RV, Named as New National Contest Journal Editor
Well-known contester Pat Barkey, N9RV, of Bonner, Montana, will become the 15th editor of National Contest Journal effective with the January/February 2015 issue.
Farmer's field fire prescribed burn threatens nearby structures
An estimated 400 to 500 acres of farmland east of Moscow is charred Wednesday, after a prescribed burn got out of control.
Global Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Conference 2014 Takes a Technological Tack
The 2014 Global Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Conference held last week in Huntsville, Alabama, and hosted by the ARRL Alabama Section and the Huntsville Hamfest, offered an opportunity for participants to share presentations and perspectives from around the globe.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tampa Radio Club Hamfest Saturday August 23, 2014
The Tampa Amateur Radio Club has another TarcFest set for Saturday, August 23, 2014 at their clubhouse on N. 22nd Street in Tampa.
Now Shipping: Arduino for Ham Radio by Glen Popiel, KW5GP
The Arduino has become widely popular among hobbyists and ham radio operators. Hams are exploring these powerful, inexpensive microcontrollers, creating new projects and amateur station gear.
Front Porch: Edmonds schools foundation gets new name
The Edmonds Public Schools and Alumni Foundation has changed its name to the Foundation for Edmonds School District.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Walla Walla Community College joins the Ice Bucket Challenge
It started out among friends and now businesses are challenging businesses to fight ALS with the "Ice Bucket Challenge."
Schools in Moscow School District start September 8th
Moscow schools will not start classes until September 8th. The decision was announced at a board meeting Monday night.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Amateur radio enthusiasts set shining example
AMATEUR radio enthusiasts camped out at the Bass Strait Maritime Centre over the weekend as part of International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend.
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
a Hamfesta brings together amateur radio operators
TIPPECANOE Co., Ind. There weren't any pork products, but they "hammed it up" at the Cary Boy Scout Camp Sunday morning.
Come in, lighthouses of the world
BASED in a chart room next to the lighthouse at Flagstaff Hill, the maritime village's amateur radio group connected with other lighthouses around the world over the weekend.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Hamilton County News
Being a ham is fun
As Northern New York section emergency coordinator for the Amateur Radio Emergency Service, I would like to thank the members of the Hamilton County and Tryon Amateur radio clubs who provided communications during the Piseco Triathlon.
Ham radio operators participate in International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend
As part of International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend, amateur radio operators were at Robert Moses State Park teaching visitors the history behind lighthouse communication.