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


An Allegan County state lawmaker wants to pull federal funding from Planned Parenthood in Michigan.

The Gongwer News Service says Rep. Cindy Gamrat (R-Plainwell) plans to introduce a bill to block funding for the agency. That follows a national controversy over fetal tissue research. But Planned Parenthood officials in Michigan say the real issue is the health services it provides.

"The Kellogg Coompany will look to remove artificial colors and flavors in Kellogg's branded cereals, snack bars and Eggo frozen foods by the end of 2018, the company's senior vice president Paul Norman said Tuesday. Norman said the shift follows consumer trends of purchasing foods with simpler ingredients." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"Tesla Motors Inc. plans to 'fight hard' to land a deal with state politicians and dealers so it can sell vehicles and service cars in Michigan. 'We've got a rabid fan base here who are buying cars everywhere else in the U.S.'" (Detroit News)

"GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A day after her 40th birthday, Rosalynn Bliss has been elected the city's 59th mayor, and she becomes the first female to win the job." (MLive/Grand Rapids Press)

"KALAMAZOO, MI - A memorial service for former Kalamazoo City Commission member and community volunteer Edward G. Gordon Jr. is set for Sept. 25 in Kalamazoo. Gordon died Wednesday July 29 in Kalamazoo." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette