Join us for coffee at the Newton Hy-Vee

on Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays 8:15 to 10am.  (Just ask for the HAM group)

Check in with us on our repeater

Frequency: 147.030, Offset: +600, Tone: 114.8

Field Day 2013

Our Approach

Our Purpose

The NARA was established to conduct its programs and activities to advance the general interest and welfare of amateur radio in the community.
From storm spotting to tech classes to helping businesses set up weather radios and more.
We are ever ready to set up emergency communications if needed, such as RACES.

Our Story

Our Story

The Newton Amateur Radio Association of Newton Iowa is a non-profit organization that started as an outgrowth the of YMCA’s HAM radio club established in 1937 and will be celebrating its 80 year anniversary in 2017.

Next Steps...

Contact us today to find out how to get started on your adventure with ham radio!