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Board of Canvassers Meeting

Houghton County Board of Canvassers will be meeting on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:00 AM & Friday, ...


Equalization Hours Change

Limited office hours on Tuesdays & Thursdays (8:00-9:00AM and 3:30-4:30PM) during the months of ...


Medicolegal Death Investigators

The County of Houghton, Michigan is seeking applications for the positions of Medicolegal Death ...


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About Houghton County

Houghton County is located on the Keweenaw Peninsula in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Bordered to the east and west by Lake Superior, and with over 900 miles of rivers and streams, 139 inland lakes and miles of motorized and non-motorized recreation trails, Houghton County is a year-round recreational playground.

Also home to Michigan Technological University, Houghton County offers a wealth of diverse opportunities and activities.

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