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On this page we are pleased to provide you with reprints of articles that have been previously published in The Canadian Amateur magazine which have been mentioned in recent issues. Stay tuned to this page as more articles will be included here on an ongoing basis.

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“Amateur Radio Emergency Service and the Fort McMurray Fire: An Inside Look” 

Al Parsons, VE6RFM

July/August 2016

Cover plus the complete article 
(pdf version; 620 kB)

How Field Day became a Reality: The Story of the High River, Alberta Flood of 2013

Vince d’Eon, VE6LK – Foothills Amateur Radio Society/ARES, Okotoks, Alberta with contributions from Kerry Atkinson, VE6GG and Ian Burgess, VA6EMS

September/October 2013

Cover plus the complete article (pdf version; 1.7 MB)

70th Anniversary of Amateur Radio at Eureka: Parts 1 and 2

Pierre Fogal, VE3KTB, John Gilbert, VE3CXL and Alex Tikhomirov, VE1RUS

Two-part article which was published in the May-June 2017 and July-August 2017

Part 1: The Original Station VE8MA

Part 2: The VY0ERC Club Station

“Contesting by Candlelight”

Dave Goodwin, VE9CB/V02AAA

September-October 2006 TCA

Contesting by Candlelight

Can Shortwave Radios Detect Earthquakes?

Alex Schwarz, VE7DXWMay-June 2019 TCACan Shortwave Radios Detect Earthquakes?