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“Rich, KL7RA, is under care for suffering a heart attack. This unfolded
before the Sweepstakes CW contest – but he was very determined that I still
do the contest.
He is fighting for his life – and has beat the odds making it this far.
Hopefully – he will continue making positive progress – but this will be a
Currently – he is under critical care – with a dedicated nurse – with his
wife and children there. He is responding to vocal commands.
You can send email to him using the Providence Anchorage web page:
You can also send QSL cards to the hospital address. PLEASE do not call
the hospital. Rich is not able to take them – and the family does not need
to deal with hearing from hams at this point.
Please keep Rich’s recovery in your thoughts.
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I hope you make a swift and speedy recovery.
Get well soon!
Update: Saturday, September 8, 2018 @ 1:00 PM EDT – 1700 UTC) The information contained in this email is going to numerous amateur radio nets, government and non-government agencies, as various amateur news outlets. The Net is closely monit... Read more