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  • QSO Today - Keith Schlottman - KR7RK
    Keith Schlottman, KR7RK, is not only a mountain goat, he is also a super sloth
  • Jac Holzman K2VEH in Rolling Stone
    Radio Amateur Jac Holzman K2VEH who founded Elektra Records and signed The Doors is featured in Rolling Stone
  • WSJT-X developer expresses puzzlement over FT8 contest use
    The ARRL reports WSJT-X co-developer Joe Taylor, K1JT, recently expressed puzzlement over the use of FT8 in contests -- rather than FT4, which was designed for contesting
  • Japan looking at amateur radio rule change
    apan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications is holding a public consultation on revisions to Radio Law Enforcement Regulations to enable elementary and junior high school students to experience the enjoyment of amateur radio
  • KDKA Centennial-The birth of Commercial Radio
    November 2, 2020 marks the centennial of radio station KDKA going on the air for the first time. Their first broadcast, considered by many to be the birth of commercial broadcast radio, was to report the election results of the Harding-Cox presidential race. KDKA has been on the air continuously ever since
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio
    Antenna testing in the field - If you've been around amateur radio for any time at all, you'll know that we spend an awful lot of time talking about antennas. How they work, where to get them, how to build them, how strong they are, how cheap they are, how effective, how resonant, you name […]
  • Amateur band Intruders and their reporting
    In WIA News, the Wireless Institute of Australia Vice President Lee Moyle VK3GK reports on the work being done to identify and report intruders in the amateur radio bands
  • IARU Administrative Council Meeting
    The IARU have released a summary of the Administrative Council Virtual Meeting held from October 8-10
  • VK6WIA NewsWest
    NewsWest for Sunday 25th October 2020 is a programme of information for new and prospective Amateurs
  • DXCC Country/Entity Report
    According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Friday, 16th October, through Friday, 23rd October there were 215 countries active