Remember to pass on the NWOTW (Net Word Of The Week) in your local are regional nets. This simulates a piece of information or traffic that others are eagerly listening for, and helps you build the habit of making sure the traffic gets passed.
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Keep in mind that many out there do not have HF transmit capabilities, but are listening on shortwave receivers and scanners (for local VHF nets).

They’re counting on YOU to get the message out!