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News Coverage of Amateur Radio Emergency Communications

September 2010
09/18/2010 – Lost Boy Scout Troop Rescued… – Dwight D’Evelyn, Prescott eNews, Prescott, Arizona

April 2010
04/02/2010 – Thursday Outage Illustrates How Fragile System Is – McCook Daily Gazette, McCook, Nebraska

March 2010
03/29/2010 – Smoky Mountains Hiker Rescued Thanks to Ham Radio Operators – Jill McNeil, WATE Channel 6, Knoxville, TN

February 2010
02/20/2010 – Boulder skier injured in fall near Eldora ski resort uses ham radio to call for help – Erica Meltzer, Boulder Daily Camera, Boulder, CO

02/11/2010 – Sussex EOC at the center of the storm – Ron MacArthur, Cape Gazette, Rehoboth Beach, DE

02/04/2010 – North Shore Communities Discover A Frightening Vulnerability – Jim Boyd, Minnesota Public Radio News, Grand Marais, MN

January 2010
01/24/2010 – “Red Cross Using Hams to Communicate in Haiti” – Brandon Jones, Fox 8 News, Winston-Salem, NC

01/23/2010 – “Portsmouth Radio Club Crucial To Area Communication” – Majal Perry, Portsmouth Daily Times, Portsmouth, OH

01/20/2010 – “Low-tech radios connect some Haitians” – John D. Sutter, CNN

01/13/2010 – Listen to this telephone patch between W3ZU in Florida and HH2JR in Haiti

01/13/2010 – “Amateur radio operators heard quake news first” – WGBA NBC Channel 26, Green Bay, WI

December 2009
12/7/2009 – “Ham radio operator helped in Logan Canyon emergency” – KSL TV 5, Salt Lake City, UT

12/7/2009 – Sheryl Worsley reporting for KSL Radio (30 seconds) – KSL Radio 102.7 FM & 1160 AM, Salt Lake City, UT

October 2009
10/30/2009 – “Hand-held HAM radio operators rescue man who had fallen 40 feet on Catalina Island” – CBS Channel 2 News, Los Angeles, CA

April 2009
04/10/2009 – “Santa Cruz County in a black hole amid phone, Internet outage” – J.M. Brown, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Santa Cruz, CA

March 2009
03/19/2009 – “Man Uses Ham Radio to Rescue Woman” – Paul McHardy, KSL-TV5, Salt Lake City, UT

September 2008
09/28/2008 – “Amateur Radio Operators Help Residents Communicate” – Richard Cousins, Galveston County Daily News, Galveston, TX

09/23/2008 – “Hiker safe with help of ham radio” – Jackson Holtz, The Daily Herald, Everett, WA

August 2008
08/26/2008 – “Stafford Fire & Rescue honors hams’ emergency work” – Hugh Muir, Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA

08/17/2008 – “Vacation gone bad: Ham radio operator helps rescue stepdaughter trapped from a mountain plunge” – Jennifer Moody, Albany Democrat-Herald, Albany, OR

July 2008
07/05/2008 – “Ham radio operators help out in fire crisis” – Stacey Kennelly, Chico Enterprise-Record, Chico, CA

June 2008
06/24/2008 – “McDowell uses amateur radio to answer call for help” – Molly Nicholas, Valley News Today, Shenendoah, IA