About Us

  The Amateur Radio Association of Newton County was Incorporated in 2017. We are a non-profit 501c(3) association dedicated to providing emergency and logistical communications to Newton County and surrounding communities. Contact us if you are hosting a special event that could use radio communications for event coordination or safety communications.  Some examples are 5K runs, walk-a-thons, music festivals, or bicycle touring checkpoint communications. We can provide community-wide two-way radio communications service Our two repeaters are: KD9JYA operating on: 442.92500 (+5 offset)     131.8 PL Fusion and Wires-X 145.330  (-0.6 offset)    131.8 PL   We are active on Field Day.   We test our emergency preparedness by setting up our stations and running 24 hours off the grid for power.         Back to Home Page