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

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Carolyn Alford, a longtime elected official and well-known community leader, is the recipient of the 2015 YWCA Lifetime Woman of Achievement award, the organization announced today." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- A water quality questionnaire and letter that appears to have been sent to city of Kalamazoo water customers from the city is fake, city administration said Tuesday. The questionnaire says the recipient "has been randomly selected to participate" in a water quality study being conducted by the city, and is signed by a Donna Princinsky." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

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A case related to the 2010 Kalamazoo River oil spill is heading back to Calhoun County Circuit Court.

The Michigan Court of Appeals sent the case back to the lower court Thursday. It says a trial should decide a resident's claim that health problems were caused by the disaster.

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Members of the Kalamazoo Peace Center will gather with community members Friday to protest Western Michigan University's plan to expand its business technology park onto Colony Farm Orchard. The protest is scheduled for 5 p.m. at the Ayslum Lake parking lot on Drake Road." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"Lansing - Three potential Republican presidential candidates will be making to trips to Michigan in April and May. Ohio Gov. John Kasich will be the keynote speaker April 13 at a Detroit Economic Club luncheon in the Cobo Center ballroom in downtown Detroit." (Detroit News)

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