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) wmich.edu     Phone: (269) 387 5717

"With Donald Trump calling on citizens to guard against a 'rigged' election, some Michigan election officials are worried people may bring guns - and perhaps intimidate voters - to polling places on Tuesday. Michigan law is silent on the issue of guns at polling places, and there is a question of whether schools and churches designated as "weapon-free zones" have to loosen their rules during voting hours." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

Marcus Carson

Marcus Carson says the Arctic is being affected by climate change twice as fast as the rest of the planet. And he says that will eventually have global consequences. The Kalamazoo native and graduate of Kalamazoo College is a researcher at the Stockholm Environment Institute in Sweden.


"PORTAGE, MI-- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's running mate Governor Mike Pence will speak at a rally in Portage Thursday, Nov. 3. According to the campaign's website, Pence will speak at the Air Zoo Aerospace & Science Museum, 6151 Portage Road, at 3:30 p.m. Doors open at 1:30 p.m." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

Andy Robins / WMUK

The race for sheriff in Kalamazoo County this fall pits a two-term Democratic incumbent against the Republican who’s vice-chairman of the county commission.


Andy Robins / WMUK

Efficiency, diversity, and the best way to use an expanded jail are among the issues dividing the candidates for Kalamazoo County prosecutor. Voters will pick either incumbent Democrat Jeff Getting or Republican challenger Don Smith on Tuesday, November 8.


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