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1 Million Cups, Copper Country – January 9

1 Million Cups has two new business ready to present! The event will take place on Wednesday, January 9th from 9am to 10am (immediately following the KEDA meeting) at the Finnish American Heritage Center in Hancock. The businesses are: Studio 13 Located in downtown Houghton (just above Remax), Studio 13 …

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Leadership Keweenaw Program Returns This Month

The Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce is happy to announce Leadership Keweenaw beginning January 2019! This is a great, affordable way to start the year off right and develop new, life-changing skills for yourself or an employee. To be a leader, you must first know yourself, then your community. Leadership Keweenaw …

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Cambensy Named Assistant House Democratic Floor Leader

One Upper Peninsula lawmaker is being given a leadership role in the Michigan legislature. State Representative Sara Cambensy has been named assistant House Democratic floor leader for the 2019-2020 legislative term. Cambensy is serving her second term representing the 109th House District and previously served on the Agriculture, Local Government, …

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DNR Offering Becoming An Outdoors Woman Program

If you’re a woman who would like to spend more time in the outdoors, the Department of Natural Resources is holding a weekend training session this month. The class will take place January 25th through the 27th at the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, where ladies will enjoy activities like …

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Make Your Reservations For The Keweenaw Community Spark Plug Awards Dinner

Reservations are being taken for the Keweenaw Community Spark Plug Awards dinner… hosted by the Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce, MTEC SmartZone, Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance, and Keweenaw Young Professionals. Spark Plug Awards recognize local businesses, organizations, community projects, and individuals for their efforts during the past year. Award categories include: …

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Be Ready For Tax Scams

Now that tax filing season is set to begin…the Michigan Department of Treasury is already warning people to be ready for tax scams. Cybercriminals typically increase their activity in the first part of the year through phone scams and email phishing schemes. These scammers try to obtain personal information using …

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