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Copper Country Today – August 9, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Houghton just finished a major downtown parking study. Todd VanDyke talks with city manager Eric Waara about what they learned. John Griffith from Keweenaw Natural Areas shares information about the drive to open more Copper Country land to the public. And, our special series …

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Copper Country Today – August 2, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd VanDyke talks with Jim Vivian and Gina Nicholas from the Keweenaw Outdoor Recreation Coalition about their efforts to make more land accessible for public use. Virginia Lambert and Paige Setter-Hallwachs from Dial Help share information about the services they offer the victims …

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Copper Country Today – July 26, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke spoke with State Representative Greg Markkanen about issues in Lansing that affect the Copper Country, including preparations to reopen schools in the fall. Dillon Geshel from the Portage Lake District Library provided an update about the library’s services, as activities resume following …

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Copper Country Today – July 19, 2020

On the July 19, 2020 edition of Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke talks with Houghton County Clerk Jennifer Kelly about registration and early voting in the August 4th primary election. Cynthia Coté from the Copper Country Community Arts Center previews the Detroit Institute of Arts Inside Out exhibit that’s coming …

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Copper Country Today – July 12, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd VanDyke interviews Constitution Party presidential candidate Don Blankenship and vice-presidential candidate William Mohr.  Copper Country Today airs Sunday mornings at 7:00 on 97.7 The Wolf, 8:00 on 99.3 The Lift, and 9:00 on KBear 102.3. It is sponsored by the Portage Health …

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Copper Country Today – July 5, 2020

This week on Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke talks with Casey VerBerkmoes, candidate for the Democratic nomination for the 110th state house seat. Ben Ciavola from the Houghton Waterfront Redevelopment Citizens Group explains why the group wants the City of Houghton to re-start the Lakeshore Drive Redevelopment process, and discusses …

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Copper Country Today – June 28, 2020

Meet Joe Brogan and Jim Gabe, the two candidates for Baraga County Sheriff running in the Republican primary August 4th. Because there is no announced Democrat, the primary winner will likely become the new sheriff. Copper Country Today is broadcast locally on Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula each Sunday morning at 7:00 …

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Copper Country Today – June 21, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke talks with Lawrence Dale, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the 110th State House seat, about his views. Portage Health Foundation Executive Director Kevin Store discusses what his organization is doing to assist the community in dealing with effects of the …

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Copper Country Today – June 14, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd VanDyke talks with the two candidates for the Democratic Party nomination for the First U.S. House of Representatives District, Dana Ferguson and Linda O’Dell. Copper Country Today is sponsored by the Portage Health Foundation. Copper Country Today airs Sunday mornings at 7:00 …

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Copper Country Today – June 7, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke spoke with the two candidates for Houghton County Sheriff running in the August 4th primary election – incumbent Brian McLean, and challenger Steven Laux. There is no announced Democratic opponent for the November election, so the primary winner will likely run unopposed. …

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