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Radio hams invite public to demo June 22

Area amateur radio operators will show off their emergency capabilities at the annual Field Day event from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds in Brainerd.

The public will have a chance to meet and talk with Brainerd Area Amateur Radio Club members (ham radio operators) and learn about the Amateur Radio Service, as well as talk with ham radio operators from across the country.

This annual event is sponsored by the American Radio Relay League, the national association for amateur radio.

For information, contact Lyle Amundson, the club’s Field Day coordinator, at 218-330-5110, 218-765-3100 or at

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