Gordon Evans

News Reporter/Producer

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

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6:14 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Upjohn Institute Predicts Continued Job Growth Across West Michigan

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Report predicts job growth close that what the region had a decade ago
Solid job growth should continue across West Michigan through 2015, although some markets will fare far better than others, according to the latest outlook from the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. Across West Michigan's six metropolitan markets, the organization forecasts job growth of 2.0 percent in 2014 and 2.1 percent in 2015.
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8:33 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Same-Sex Couples Still in Limbo in Michigan, Despite Federal Ruling

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Ruling that Michigan's ban on Same-Sex Marriage is unconstitutional is under appeal and has been stayed
For Grace and Jess Wojcik, one of more than 300 same-sex couples who were married in Michigan last weekend, matters that most couples take for granted such as Social Security benefits and certain tax exemptions suddenly became available on Friday when U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder decided they were entitled to federal benefits.
8:27 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Detroit Area Marijuana Expo Draws 100 Vendors

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Organizers were hoping for big turnout in part for education about new laws
At the fourth annual medical marijuana expo - being held through Sunday at Detroit's Roostertail catering facility - a $15 admission fee lets patrons visit the booths of more than 100 vendors of medical-marijuana supplies, including costly gear for raising the plants as well as apparel and curios that celebrate the pot-loving lifestyle.
8:18 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Albion Rallies Around K-8 Distrcit

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This is first school year of combined high school for Albion and Marshall
ALBION - A school bus pulled up outside Albion's First United Methodist Church on a recent Tuesday, and a handful of kids poured out. Backpacks slung over their shoulders, the students - most of them older, nearing high school age, but one of them in an upper elementary grade - were greeted at the door by an assistant teacher and an intern from Kellogg Community College.
8:15 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Spring Road Construction Delayed by Weather

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Start date depends in part on asphalt suppliers
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Road work in the Kalamazoo area will get off to an unseasonably late start this year as crews wait for warmer weather to arrive. The City of Portage will be the first Kalamazoo-area road agency to put crews to work, with a paving and sidewalk improvement project along East Milham Avenue to the north city limits slated to begin April 15.

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