Andrew Robins

News Director

Andy Robins has been WMUK's News Director since 1998 and a broadcast journalist for over 24 years. He joined WMUK's staff in 1985. Under his direction, WMUK has received numerous awards for news reporting.

Email: andrew.robins (at)     Phone: (269) 387 5717

"The Calhoun County Land Bank Authority will continue to flight blight in the county by tearing down several vacant properties with grant funding awarded by the state. On Thursday, the land bank said it received $3.8 million from the Michigan Homeowner Assistance Nonprofit Housing Corp." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"KALAMAZOO, MI - Work to restore the former Gibson Guitars smokestack appears to be underway. Work was being done Thursday to prepare to deconstruct and preserve the smokestack, which has been the most talked about part of the iconic guitar factory at 225 Parsons St. on Kalamazoo's North Side." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

James MacPherson / AP Photo

Members of a Michigan Indian tribe are heading west to help fight a controversial oil pipeline. The Gun Lake Band of Potawatomi says some members of the tribe based in Allegan County will go to North Dakota. It says they'll help support efforts by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to block the Dakota Access Pipeline project.

Andy Robins / WMUK

Western Michigan University unveils its newest student cafeteria Thursday, September 1.

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Charles Pickett Jr. has been found competent to stand trial in the June 7 bicycle crash that killed five people and injured four. Pickett appeared for a short hearing Wednesday, Aug. 31, in Kalamazoo County District Court before Judge Robert Kropf." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)