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When the Internet and Cell Phone Networks Go Down

By  Marcia Wendorf    March 09, 2020 When the Internet and Cell Phone Networks Go Down, Amateur Radio Operators Step Up Preppers have been saying it for years: amateur radio might soon be your only way to communicate. The Northshore School District, which serves 22,000 students in the Seattle area, announced that they are closing all of their 36 schools due to […]

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YL 33: The First Lady Ham Radio Operators, and their Awesome Legacy

by Ashley Hennefer | 11:00 am, December 14th, 2014 Love, sealed with friendship  Historically, literacy—in its many forms—has given the marinalized a way to speak and participate in a system that previously prevented them from doing so. And while the printing press revolutionized the way writing was exchanged and shared with the world, the invention […]