Gordon Evans

News Reporter/Producer

WMUK's Gordon Evans is an accomplished reporter and interviewer. A 1990 graduate of Michigan State, he came to WMUK from WAAM in Ann Arbor.

Portrait of Horace Holley from the Wilson Family Photographic Collection at the University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky, Wikimedia Commons / Wikimedia Commons

On WestSouthwest, a rebroadcast of an interview from earlier this year about the history of higher education and the creation of the American West. 


On WestSouthwest, a rebroadcast of an interview with Tom Vance discussing his book about former U.S. Attorney General Elliot Richardson. 


A city with wealthy philanthropists where families who started successful business have chosen to stay and donate their money to causes to make it a better community. That describes both Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids.

"Storms packing high winds raced across Michigan late Thursday and early this morning, leaving more that 150,000 homes and businesses without power." (MLive)

Kalamazoo County Administration Building - file photo

There's plenty of county government discussion on Thursday's WestSouthwest. First we sit down with Kalamazoo County Administrator Tracie Moored. Then we hear from Citizen's Research Council of Michigan President Eric Lupher on their report suggesting that counties should coordinate many local government services in Michigan.