99.3 The Lift is the Keweenaw’s home for the hottest pop hits!

Groove out to music from Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran, Adele, Maroon 5, Katy Perry, Sia, and more.


The Voice of the Finlandia Lions

99.3 The Lift is proud to be the official radio voice of the Finlandia University athletic teams.

See our winter broadcast schedule here!!


The Copper Country’s mid-winter celebration includes enrichment classes, music, dances, movies and other activities through the month of January, and into early February. The big parade, tori, games, and polar bear dive will take place January 26th, with KBear 102’s own Todd VanDyke as the announcer.

Check the full schedule, and sign up for enrichment classes here.

The Keweenaw’s best coverage of Heikinpäivä is brought to you by Finlandia University, Pepsi of Houghton, State Farm Insurance Agent Mike Lahti, Tadych’s Econo Foods, the Tervo Insurance Agency, and the Gartner’s Gallery January Clearance Sale.


Years of Innovation STEM from this Snowy Situation

This year’s Michigan Tech Winter Carnival will take place from February 6th through 9th on campus, and in the surrounding community. Enjoy entertainment, athletic competitions, and – of course – the famous snow statues. Check the full events schedule here. Listen for coverage on KBear 102.3, brought to you by Pepsi of Houghton and Swift True Value Hardware.


Volunteer registration is underway for the CopperDog 150. There are many types of jobs before, during and after the race. Get involved by yourself, or with a group of friends. See what’s available and sign up at CopperDog150.com. If you have done a job before, and are planning on doing it again, please remember to sign up again, so organizers know you’ll be there. Houghton Community Broadcasting’s Todd VanDyke will be the volunteer race announcer again this year.

Listen for complete coverage of the CopperDog 150, the CopperDog 80 and the CopperDog 25 the first weekend in March on our sister stations, KBear 102.3 and 97.7 The Wolf… brought to you by Bucko’s Party Store, Copper World and the Calumet Mercantile, Pepsi of Houghton, Pat’s Foods and Festival Foods, and Lassila Insurance of Mohawk.


99.3 The Lift is the Copper Country’s home of all four Detroit major league sports teams.
Check their schedules here…