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Recovery Update: Iowa Recovery Update 005

Overview

Posted on 22 July 2019 | 10:22 am

Recovery Update: Iowa Recovery Update 006

Overview

Posted on 22 July 2019 | 10:02 am

Disaster Recovery Center Closes in Atchison County, Opens in Andrew County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA disaster recovery center in Atchison County will close at 7 p.m. Sunday and relocate to Andrew County for three days.

 

Posted on 21 July 2019 | 12:54 pm

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Miller County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA disaster recovery center will open Monday, July 22, in Miller County to provide one-on-one assistance to Missourians affected by recent flooding, severe storms and tornadoes.

 

Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will provide information on available services, explain assistance programs and help survivors complete or check the status of their applications.

Posted on 20 July 2019 | 9:07 am

Fact Sheet: California Wildfires Myth vs. Fact VI

The recovery work being done after the Camp Fire is enormous. It is also very complicated since devastation on this scale has never before happened in the State of California. These complications, in turn, create misconceptions that are sometimes spread via social and news media making it difficult to separate myth from fact. In an effort to set the record straight and minimize survivors’ confusion and frustration, FEMA is issuing this weekly Fact Sheet to address the most prominent falsehoods.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 8:30 pm

Get Rebuilding Tips at Yell County Home Improvement Store July 22 - July 27

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Flood survivors in Yell County and surrounding areas who are rebuilding or repairing their homes after the flooding and severe storms that occurred May 21 to June 14 can get a free hazard mitigation consultation from FEMA representatives by visiting a local home improvement store.

 

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 6:12 pm

FEMA Offers Repair and Rebuilding Advice on Building Back Stronger

Oklahoma City, OKAs Oklahomans rebuild and repair homes and businesses damaged by the recent storms and flooding, FEMA and Lowe’s have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on how to make homes stronger and safer during the rebuilding process.

 

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 5:44 pm

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Cole County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA disaster recovery center will open Sunday, July 21, in Cole County to provide one-on-one assistance to Missourians affected by recent flooding, severe storms and tornadoes.

 

Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will provide information on available services, explain assistance programs and help survivors complete or check the status of their applications.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 2:30 pm

Nine Months After Michael: Direct Housing Mission Continues; Federal Aid for Panhandle Reaches $1.3B

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nine months after Hurricane Michael struck the Florida Panhandle, 175 survivor households have found a permanent housing solution and vacated the temporary
housing units in which they had been living.

These travel trailers and mobile homes were part of the direct housing mission the State of Florida and FEMA launched within the first month of the Oct. 10, 2018 storm in five devastated counties with scarce housing options and rental resources.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 2:11 pm

Community Recovery Centers Change Hours Temporarily

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – All Community Recovery Centers will close at noon on Friday, July 19,2019 due to anticipated disruptions of transportation as a result of ongoing protests across the island. In addition, all centers will be closed on Monday, July 22.

 

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 12:39 pm

Recovery Update: Iowa Recovery Update 004

Overview

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 11:17 am

Fact Sheet: Be Flood Smart. Protect Your Property

Floods are a fact of life in some parts of Iowa. Floods can affect anyone and are the most common and most costly natural disasters in the United States. Flooding occurs in moderate-to-low risk areas as well as in high-risk areas.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 10:35 am

Fact Sheet: Continued Temporary Housing Assistance

Iowa survivors of the March 12-June 15 severe storms and flooding who received initial rental assistance from FEMA may be eligible for Continued Temporary Housing Assistance.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 9:50 am

Fact Sheet: Myths and Facts About Flood Insurance

Floods are the most common and costly natural disasters in the United States. Property owners who live in communities participating in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) can purchase affordable protection to insure against flood losses.

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 9:37 am

FEMA To Evaluate Readiness of the Commonwealth of Virginia

PHILADELPHIA – The Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency will evaluate a biennial emergency preparedness exercise at the Surry Power Station. The exercise will occur during the week of July 22, 2019 to assess the ability of the Commonwealth of Virginia to respond to an emergency at the nuclear facility.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 8:14 pm

Commonwealth of Virginia, FEMA Host First Tribal Summit

PHILADELPHIA – The Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) partnered Tuesday to discuss with the seven federally recognized Virginia tribal nation governments emergency preparedness and response capabilities.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 8:12 pm

Dorchester County Saves Residents Money on Flood Insurance Premiums

PHILADELPHIA – Residents of Dorchester County, Maryland now have lower flood insurance premiums as a result of Dorchester’s initiative to implement better floodplain management measures encouraged by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 7:47 pm

Draft Environmental Assessment Public Meeting

PHILADELPHIA – Join the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), for a public meeting on the Draft Environmental Assessment for Richwood Middle School and Richwood High School. The meeting will be held on July 17, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cherry River Elementary, located at 190 Riverside Drive, Richwood, West Virginia 26261.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 7:43 pm

State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Closing in Eagle Butte on July 24

PIERRE, SD – The State of South Dakota and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will close the disaster recovery center on the Cheyenne River Reservation at 6 p.m Mountain time Wednesday, July 24. The center is located at the Cultural Preservation Center, 98 S. Willow St., Eagle Butte. The closure comes as the center has seen a decline in visitation as area residents are moving forward in their recovery.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 6:48 pm

Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center to Close in Yell County

Little Rock, Ark. – Arkansas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Dardanelle (Yell County) is scheduled to close on Saturday, July 20 at 1 p.m.

 

The Disaster Recovery Center is located at:

YELL COUNTY

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 4:43 pm

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Atchison County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA disaster recovery center will open Friday, July 19, in Atchison County to provide one-on-one assistance to Missourians affected by recent flooding, severe storms and tornadoes.

 

Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will provide information on available services, explain assistance programs and help survivors complete or check the status of their applications.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 4:02 pm

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Holt County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA disaster recovery center will open Friday, July 19, in Holt County to provide one-on-one assistance to Missourians affected by recent flooding, severe storms and tornadoes.

Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Small Business Administration will provide information on available services, explain assistance programs and help survivors complete or check the status of their applications.

The disaster recovery center location is:

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 3:27 pm

Two Fixed Disaster Recovery Centers to Close, but Seven Mobile Centers are Opening

Oklahoma City, OK – Two state/federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Creek and Payne counties will be closing Saturday, July 20. But seven mobile DRCs are opening in new locations in the coming week, starting today, July 18, to help survivors of the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and flooding that occurred from May 7 to June 9, 2019 in Oklahoma.

 

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 1:33 pm

Federal Aid Programs for the State of Texas

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Texas.

Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required:

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 3:31 am

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for Texas

WASHINGTON – FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Texas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms and flooding beginning June 24-25, 2019.

The President's action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in Cameron, Hidalgo, and Willacy counties. Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the disaster.

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 3:24 am

American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources

The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) is the national association for amateur radio, connecting hams around the U.S. with news, information and resources.

New Summer EURAO Party to Premier FT4

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 12:15 pm

HAL Communications Cofounder, President Bill Henry, K9GWT, SK

A cofounder and later president of HAL Communications, George W. “Bill” Henry, Jr., of Monticello, Illinois, died on July 17. An ARRL Life Member, he was 78. HAL Communications formally got its start in 1972 among hams and graduate students at the University of Illinois at Urbana, but the company’s history goes back a few years before.

Henry once explained that the name HAL was chosen by partner...

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 12:05 pm

EME SSTV Lunar Landing Commemorative Event Set

Moonbounce enthusiasts are invited to take part in a commemorative Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) slow-scan television (SSTV) party on 23 centimeters, marking the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing. The event gets under way at 2300 UTC on Saturday, July 20, at PI9CAM in the Netherlands.

“We will start to transmit several lunar landing-related images on 1296.110 MHz,” said the Moon-Net Reflector anno...

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 11:57 am

Scouts Attending World Scout Jamboree Set to Talk with Space Station via Ham Radio

Thousands of Scouts from some 160 countries who will attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree this summer in West Virginia will have the chance to witness an Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) contact during their stay. The theme of the World Scout Jamboree, which opens on Monday, July 22, is "Unlock a new world." If all goes according to schedule, a selected group of Scouts a...

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 11:53 am

The K7RA Solar Update

Very low solar activity continues. Over the past week, average daily solar flux changed insignificantly from 67.1 to 67. There were no sunspots.

Average daily planetary A index changed from 8.4 to 5.9, while mid-latitude A index changed from 8.6 to 6.7. Conditions remain quiet.

Predicted solar flux is 68 on July 19-26, and 67 on July 27 to September 1.

Predicted planetary A index is 5 on July 19-2...

Posted on 19 July 2019 | 10:01 am

The Doctor Will See You Now!

Posted on 18 July 2019 | 8:00 am

ARRL Board to Meet on July 19 – 20

Posted on 17 July 2019 | 1:00 pm

Major WSJT-X Upgrade Boosts FT4 into “a Finished Protocol for HF Contesting”

The WSJT Development Group has announced the “general availability” release of WSJT-X version 2.1.0. This major upgrade formally introduces FT4 as a finished protocol for HF contesting. WSJT-X version 2.1.0 supplants any “release candidate” (beta) versions, and users should discontinue using any beta versions of the software. The latest edition of the popular digital software suite also include...

Posted on 16 July 2019 | 3:24 pm

International Telecommunication Union Accepts EURAO as a Sector Member

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) accepted the European Radio Amateurs’ Organization (EURAO) as a sector member at the recent meeting of the ITU Council. It joins the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) in representing the Amateur Service at ITU conferences. IARU President Tim Ellam, VE6SH/G4HUA, said his organization welcomes EURAO to ITU membership and hopes to work closely...

Posted on 16 July 2019 | 2:14 pm

No Consensus Reached for FCC on “Symbol Rate” Issues

ARRL-initiated efforts for rival parties to reach consensus on some of the issues they raised in the so-called “Symbol Rate” proceeding have ended. In April, the FCC granted ARRL’s request for a 90-day hold in the proceeding, FCC Docket WT 16-239, to provide an opportunity for ARRL to lead an effort to determine whether consensus could be reached on some or all of the issues that commenters hav...

Posted on 16 July 2019 | 12:28 pm

Dutch IARU Member-Society Invites Hams to Participate in 2-Meter Propagation Experiment

The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) member-society in the Netherlands, VERON, has invited radio amateurs from around the world to take part in what it’s calling a 2-meter propagation experiment. VERON said the aim is to collect as much data as possible about contacts made on 2 meters. All modes are welcome. The event is set for July 20 from 1700 to 1900 UTC. Submit logs to ClubLog befo...

Posted on 15 July 2019 | 6:28 pm

Well-Known DXer and DXpeditioner Anath Pai, VU2PAI, SK

Well-known contester and DXpeditioner Ananth Pai, VU2PAI, of Mangalore, India, died on July 13. He was 47 and was reported to have suffered a heart attack while on a business trip. He was on the VU4CB, VU7AG, 8Q7KP, HB0/VU2PAI, and VU7LD excursions, among others. On his QRZ.com profile, Pai described himself as “a die-hard DXer.”

Licensed in 1995, he was active on all bands from 160 through 6 me...

Posted on 15 July 2019 | 6:15 pm

WB8VGE Wins the July QST Cover Plaque Award

The winning article for the July 2019 QST Cover Plaque award is “The Vibro-Debugger” by Mike Bryce, WB8VGE.

The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the August issue today.

 

Posted on 15 July 2019 | 5:18 pm




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