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Houghton County Landbank Accepting Applications

TO ALL INTERESTED CITIZENS: The Houghton County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications ...


Election Committee Meeting

The Houghton County Election Committee for the County of Houghton has scheduled a meeting to be held ...


2022 Election Inspector Training & Certification

Serve as a PAID Election Inspector during the 2022-2023 election years. Cities and Townships in ...


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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 and Finlandia University, Houghton County offers a wealth of diverse opportunities and activities.

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