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Hadden Sayers Band LogoCalumet Music Festival

The first Calumet Music Festival will be held Saturday, August 6th from noon until 8:00 at Agassiz Park. Enjoy music from the Wing Nuts, Boodie Creek, and the Grammy-nominated Hadden Sayers Band. from Houston. Tickets are $10.00 in advance or $15.00 the day of, and are on sale now at the Keweenaw Convention and Visitors Bureau office in Calumet. Get the latest information from the event Facebook page.

Our coverage of the Calumet Music Festival is brought to you by Bucko’s Party StoreCross Country Sports, Copper World, Keweenaw Glass and Door, Calumet Ace HardwareJP’s Fast Track Lube and Tire, Harter’s Party Store and Outdoor Sports Center, Gardenview Assisted Living and Memory Care, and the Americinn of Calumet.


Baraga County Fair

The Baraga County Fair returns to the fairgrounds in Pelkie August 12th, 13th and 14th. This year’s fair will feature expanded activities for kids, along with the queen contest, live entertainment, animals, exhibits, and the demolition derby. For the full schedule, click here. For the latest news, visit the fair’s Facebook page.

Our coverage of the Baraga County Fair is brought to you by L’Anse Family Dentistry, Morin Fireworks, the Village of L’Anse, Ojibwa BP and the Rez Stop, and Lake Superior Design.


Big 150 Logo
The Calumet Township Sesquicentennial

Calumet Township will celebrate its 150th birthday Friday and Saturday, August 19th and 20th, with live music, good food, fireworks, a parade, and a street fair. Our Todd VanDyke will emcee Saturday’s events. For full details. click here.

Our coverage of the Big 150 is brought to you by Bucko’s Party StoreCross Country Sports, Copper World, Keweenaw Glass and Door, Calumet Ace HardwareJP’s Fast Track Lube and Tire, Harter’s Party Store and Outdoor Sports Center, Gardenview Assisted Living and Memory Care, Edward Jones Agent Shelly Larson, and the Americinn of Calumet.


Houghton County Fair Header

The Houghton County Fair returns August 25th through 28th. Enjoy the midway, exhibits, special programs and entertainment at the Fairgrounds in Hancock. Look for the KBear Kruiser, and listen for our reports from the fair. Link to full details here.

Our fair coverage is brought to you by Erickson Feed, Seed and Pet Supply; Dollar Bay Linoleum and Tile; Rippa Products; Northern Specialty Health; and Gardenview Assisted Living and Memory Care.


KBear 102.3 Honored by Michigan Association of Broadcasters

MAB 2016Houghton Community Broadcasting has won two Merit Awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters – one for our Keweenaw Report Morning Sports Update with Todd VanDyke, which airs on KBear 102.3 and our sister station, 97.7 The Wolf; and the other for our Deer Hunters Roundup, hosted by Kevin Ericson. We’re working hard to bring quality radio to the Copper Country!


FootballFootballHigh School Football Is Coming!

Schools may be off for the summer, but we’re already planning the Copper Country’s most complete high school football coverage for this fall. Take a sneak peek at our plans here.


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