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Copper Country Today – May 31, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program with Todd VanDyke: From the Western U.P. Health Department, Dr. Robert Van Howe reviewed the current state of COVID-19 antibody testing available in the Copper Country, and Pete Baril explained the department’s contact tracing process… Janet Metsa, candidate in the August primary for …

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Copper Country Today – May 24, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today: Jeff Bugni from the Frank A. Douglass Insurance Agency shared information about the major change coming to Michigan’s auto insurance policies in early July… Finlandia University president Dr. Philip Johnson discussed how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the university and its students, and outlined …

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Copper Country Today – May 17, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program with Todd VanDyke: Houghton city manager Eric Waara discussed the city’s new recreational marijuana ordinances, problems found with the recent structural inspection of the city’s parking decks, and the financial challenged the COVID-19 pandemic presents to the city… Keweenaw Convention and Visitors Bureau …

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Copper Country Today – May 10, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today… Todd VanDyke talked with Ryan Heinonen and Dr. Timothy LaBonte from UP Health System-Portage about their COVID-19 readiness, and how they’re providing health care during the pandemic. State Representative Greg Markkanen brought the latest news from Lansing, and explained why he wants another term. …

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Copper Country Today – May 3, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program… The 2020 Michigan Kids Count is out, and Todd VanDyke speaks with Kelsey Perdue from the Michigan League for Public Policy about the status of our kids in Michigan and the Copper Country. See data from the report here. Epidemiologist Dr. Kelly Kamm from …

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Copper Country Today – April 26, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd VanDyke talked with leaders of four community service agencies, to find out what effects they’re seeing from the COVID-19 pandemic in the community, how the services they offer have been affected, and what assistance they need to meet the challenge. Segment One: Mary …

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Copper Country Today – April 12, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today, Todd VanDyke talked with… Kate Beer from the Western Upper Peninsula Health Department, about the governor’s extended Stay Home, Stay Safe order, and the status of the fight against COVID-19 in the Keweenaw… Dr. Colleen Vallad-Hix from Upper Great Lakes Family Health, who shared …

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Copper Country Today – April 5, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program: The kids are out of school – most likely for the rest of the school year. What happens now? Copper Country Intermediate School District Superintendent George Stockero helps sort out what’s ahead… When we’re cooped up at home… stress levels rise. How do …

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Copper Country Today – March 29, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd VanDyke welcomed Bill Raymond, CEO of UP Michigan Works. Hear about resources available for those who have lost their jobs because of the COVID-19 pandemic, and for employers who are struggling to stay afloat. If you need to file for unemployment, call …

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Copper Country Today – March 22, 2020

On this week’s Copper Country Today program, Todd Van Dyke welcomed Katie Schlief from the Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce, Jeff Ratcliffe from the Keweenaw Economic Development Authority, and Brad Barnett from the Keweenaw Convention and Visitors Bureau. How can we help support our local businesses during this stressful time, and …

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