The annual E.B. Holman Country Jamboree will be held Saturday, October 15th, at 7 p.m. at the Houghton High School Auditorium. Enjoy great traditional country music from the Thunder and Lightning Band, and plenty of our favorite local singers. Tickets can be purchased at the door, from any member of the band, or at the Tadych’s Marketplace Courtesy Desk. KBear 102.3 is proud to support the show!


This year’s Howl O Scream Haunted House will take place Fridays and Saturdays October 7/8, 14/15, 22/23. and 29/30. A “tame” event suitable for youngsters will take place between 7 and 8, with the full-on adventure from 8 to 11.

To learn more, and purchase tickets online, click here.


KBear 102.3 welcomes the Copper Country’s own Hannah Bethel back for one big show at the Calumet Theatre, Saturday, October 22nd, at 7 p.m. Get your tickets here!


High School Sports!

KBear 102.3 is the Voice of Calumet Copper Kings athletics! Listen for every Calumet football and hockey game, along with selected volleyball, basketball, baseball and softball contests. Follow the Kings on the air, through our stream, our free Android and Apple apps, or say “Alexa, play KBear 102!


Our sister station, 97.7 The Wolf, is the Voice of the Houghton Gremlins.

See our broadcast schedule here.

See the daily schedule for all our high school sports teams here.


KBear 102.3 Honored by MAB

KBear 102.3 earned several honors when the Michigan Association of Broadcasters handed out its Small Market Broadcast Excellence Awards for the year 2021.
“Morning Coffee Program with Todd VanDyke” – Best – Morning Show Broadcast Personality or Team
“Keweenaw Report Morning Sports” – Best – Sportscast
“Morning Coffee Calendar” – Best – Feature Program
“12 Pets of Christmas” – Best – Use of New Media (Single Project)
“Christmas Carol Contest” – Merit – Marketing Materials and Promos
“Brian McLean Funeral Coverage” – Merit – Feature/Use of Medium

We work hard to serve our listeners, our advertisers, and our community. Thanks to the MAB and this year’s judges for recognizing our efforts!


Alexa Recognizes KBear 102!

Just click on the link above through the account your Amazon Echo is registered under, to install our skill. Then, when you want to hear the best country music, award-winning local news and sports, and high school play by play, say “Alexa, play KBear 102!”