Christmas Carol Returns!

Our favorite Christmas elf, Christmas Carol, returns with some nifty holiday prizes for KBear 102.3 listeners. Listen to your Morning Coffee program beginning Monday, December 17th. When you hear that day’s designated classic country Christmas carol, be caller three at 483-BEAR, and you’ll be a winner! See full details and a list of our sponsors here.


A Victorian-Inspired Christmas!

KBear 102.3 and the Downtown Houghton merchants invite you to a Victorian-Inspired Christmas, Saturday December 15th. Start your afternoon at the Carnegie Museum Holiday Open House from 2:00 until 4:00. At 4:00, join your friends downtown. Many merchants will offer special sales. Mingle with the folks dressed in Victorian-era costumes. Warm your hands at the burn barrels. The community Christmas Tree will be lit at 6:30 at Bridgeview Park.

Our Victorian-Inspired Christmas promotional partners include the City of Houghton, the Frank A. Douglass Insurance Agency, RE/MAX Douglass Real EstatePepsi of Houghton, the Douglass House Apartments, and Swift True Value Hardware.


KBear On The Road!

Join us for a Christmas party at Gardenview Assisted Living and Memory Care in Calumet, Friday, December 21st, from 4:00 until 7:00. Enjoy snacks and Keweenaw Coffee Works coffee. Warm up to the a bonfire outside, and take a free horse-drawn wagon ride. Santa will be there, and Dick Storm and Ron Lahti will provide live music. KBear 102.3’s Todd VanDyke will broadcast live from Gardenview between 4:00 and 6:00. Come be part of the fun!


High School Hockey and Hoops!

KBear 102.3 presents the area’s largest schedule of high school hockey and basketball games – with each broadcast in crystal-clear FM. Follow your favorite team on the Keweenaw’s High School Sports Leader!

 Check our 2018 high school hockey and basketball broadcast schedules here.

Winter and spring sports sponsorship packages are still available. Our high school sports broadcasts are an affordable way to build your business, and reach new clients. To learn more, call us at 482-7700 – and join our team! 


Make sure every child in the Copper Country has a happy Christmas! Bring new, unwrapped toys to one of many locations in the area, or donate online here.


No Kid Without a Christmas

The Keweenaw Sheriff’s Office is also running its annual No Kid Without a Christmas toy drive. Donations of new, unwrapped toys; new, unwrapped clothing; and cash are being accepted through December 14th at the Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center in Calumet, the Gay Bar, and the Sheriff’s Office in Eagle River.


Support the Salvation Army in Hancock, and the good work it does at Christmas and year round! Have some cash ready when you see a collection kettle at one of our local stores, or donate online here.


This year’s Raise the Woof Comedy Show for the Copper Country Humane Society will be held January 19th at the Orpheum Theater/Studio Pizza in Hancock. Tommy Bayer and Ryan Kahl will open, with veteran funnyman Derick Lengwenus as the headliner. KBear 102.3’s own Todd VanDyke will again be the emcee. Join the fun, and help our Humane Society serve the animals of the Keweenaw!