(Updated August 01, 2020)


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General Amateur Radio Interest

(Michigan links highlighted in turquoise)

AC6V's Amateur Radio And DX Reference Guide

American Radio Relay League (ARRL)

ARRL Contest Branch

ARRL Hamfest and Convention Database Search

  ARRL Learning Network 

ARRL Michigan Section

Bicycle Mobile Hams - Michigan Yahoo! Group

EchoLink Introduction

Electronics Notes

Emergency Beacons

FCC Advanced License Search

FCC Amateur License Search

FCC Amateur Radio Service

FCC Amateur Radio Service Enforcement Actions

FCC Complaints

FCC Daily Digest

FCC Volunteer Examiner Coordinators (VECs)

FEMA Emergency Management Institute Independent Study Course List (IS-xx courses)

Ham Radio Information and Resources

Hillsdale Hams Yahoo! Group

HobbySpace - Space Radio

Independent Repeater Association (IRA Link System)

International Amateur Radio Union (IARU)

International Telecommunications Union (ITU)

ITU Amateur Radio Prefix Cross Reference

KB6NU's Ham Radio Blog

Michigan Area Repeater Council (MARC)

Made In Michigan For Amateur Radio

Michigan Application for Amateur Radio License Plate (PDF)

Michigan Section Digital Radio Group

Morse Code and Phonetic Alphabets

National Lightning Safety Institute

OSHA Communications Tower Best Practices Guide

Open Amateur Repeaters

Origin Of Ham Speak - Fact, Legends And Myths???

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES)

SM3CER Contest Service

WA7BNM Contest Calendar

WorldRadio Online




Events hosted by National Weather Service - Northern Indiana


National Weather Service - Northern Indiana Office Home Page

NWS Emergency Alert System Event (SAME) Codes

NWS Daily Hazardous Weather Outlook & Spotter Activation Statement 

NWS Detailed 7 Day Forecast for Hillsdale

NWS Publications Download Page


SKYWARN National Homepage

SKYWARN Spotter Training Online

Weather Conditions At KQ8R (Litchfield Michigan)



Neighbor Clubs

Search for ARRL Affiliated Clubs

ARRL Profile

Adrian Amateur Radio Club


ARRL Profile

Battle Creek Low Banders


ARRL Profile

Branch County ARC

Website  Facebook

ARRL Profile

Cascades ARS (Jackson)


ARRL Profile

Fulton County ARC

Website  Facebook

ARRL Profile

Land Of Lakes ARC (Fremont, IN)


ARRL Profile

Mad River Radio Club (Adrian)


ARRL Profile

Southern Michigan ARS (Battle Creek)


ARRL Profile

Williams County Amateur Radio Association

Website  Facebook


Amateur Radio Retailers

Advanced Battery Systems Electronic Parts Specialists | Fulton Electronic Supply MFJ Enterprises
Alinco Electronics Gateway Electronics Nifty! Ham Accessories
Ameritron Ham Radio Outlet Nu-Ware
Arrow Antenna HamPROs QRO Technologies
Batteries America Hamtronics Pulse Larsen Antennas
Baofeng/Pofung Hendricks QRP Kits R&L Electronics
B&B Embroidery (HamThreads) Hy-Gain Scanner Master
Comet Antennas Icom Universal Radio
Davis RF Kantronics Vectronics
Diamond Antenna Ken's Electronics (Kalamazoo) Wouxun
Dishtronix Kenwood Yaesu



Amateur Radio Resources: Scanners

cityfreq Scanner Frequencies Home Page

HillsdaleWatch Live Police, Fire, EMS Scanner Audio

Indiana Scanner Law

Michigan Scanner Law (amended, effective 05/31/06) Hillsdale County


Software Downloads (Free!)

Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF Reader)

Microsoft Internet Explorer (Browser)

Microsoft Office Online File Converters and Viewers

Mozilla Firefox (Browser)

Opera (Browser)

PuTTY (TELNET/Packet Radio)

QSL Maker (Make your own QSL cards)

Skype (VoIP - long distance phone calls)


Test Practice Pages

ARRL Exam Review for Ham Radio

AA9PW FCC Exam Practice Amateur Radio Practice Exams

HamTestOnline (Integrates study materials with question drills, pay site)

Morse Code Practice Page

QRZ Ham Radio Practice Tests


Hillsdale County Local Interest

Community Action Agency

Greater Hillsdale Humane Society

Hillsdale County Central Dispatch 911

Hillsdale County Community Foundation

Hillsdale City

Hillsdale College

Hillsdale Community Library

Hillsdale County

Hillsdale County Chamber of Commerce

Hillsdale County Community Center

Hillsdale County Emergency Management

Hillsdale County Fair

Hillsdale County Industrial Development Commission

Hillsdale County Senior Services Center - Perennial Park

Hillsdale Daily News

Hillsdale Hospital

Hillsdale Salvation Army


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