The Northeastern Indiana Amateur Radio Association (NIARA)  is a not for profit organization of amateur (ham) radio operators located in the city of Auburn in Dekalb county Indiana. Read More

Join us on the air

The W9OU repeater is owned and operated by the NIARA and can be found at frequency 147.015 with a +600Khz offset and no tones. Join us any time on the air at this frequency or for the Tri-State two meter amateur net Monday through Friday at 7pm , the ARES training net at 7:00pm on Saturday, or Sunday’s at 7:00pm for the Circle of Friends Prayer net. 

Other events

  • February 6, 2021
    • Dekalb County W5YI Amateur Radio Testing11:00 amThe Dekalb County W5YI group will be conducting amateur radio license testing Saturday February 6, 2021 11am – 12pm in Hamilton Indiana at the Town Hall (900 S. Wayne St.). If you are upgrading an existing license please bring a copy of your existing license with you to the test. This copy will not be returned. If you are testing for a new license you are required to register for an FRN Number with the FCC. Please click the "More Details" link below to register. The cost of testing is $14. Town Hall
      900 S. Wayne St
      Hamilton, IN
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Meeting Reminder

  • February 6, 2021
    • February NIARA Meeting8:00 am - 9:00 amNortheastern Indiana Amateur Radio Association Monthly Meeting. Anyone is welcome to attend. Meeting will be held on the air on the W9OU repeater 147.015 + no PL tones. Map

Upcoming Training

None Scheduled.

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