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Amateur radio event slated for August 10 in Huntington

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HUNTINGTON, WV -

Amateur radio and computer hobbyists from all over the mid-west are expected to come to Huntington for the 51st annual Tri-State Amateur Radio Association's "Hamfest."

Hamfest is a gathering where amateur radio enthusiasts can take part in discussions and check out the latest equipment in their industry. 

The Federal Communications Commission will also offer open exams for those wanting new or upgraded Amateur Radio Licenses. 

The event will be August 10 at Christ Temple Church on Johnstown Road in Huntington from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.