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.


9:44 am
Mon April 7, 2014

Kalamazoo County Campaign Finance Reports to be Online as Part of Pilot Program

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Kalamazoo County Clerk Tim Snow says he's working on separate program to allow searches of past campaigns
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo County residents interested in viewing campaign finance records of local elected officials will soon have online accessibility to those reports. Kalamazoo County was recently selected by Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson to be one of two counties to participate in a pilot program that will offer electronic campaign-finance reporting for local candidates and ballot questions.
10:13 pm
Sun April 6, 2014

Potential Candidates Eye Open Congressional Seats

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Recent announced retirements create political opportunities
Several Michigan politicians are still mulling a run for Congress while others have bowed out less than three weeks before the filing deadline. In the 8th Congressional District, former Michigan GOP Chairman Saul Anuzis decided not to run for the unexpected open seat created by the retirement announcement of U.S.
10:00 pm
Sun April 6, 2014

Ballpark Ready for Whitecaps' Opener Three Months After Fire

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Work is still ongoing but home opener will be played Tuesday
COMSTOCK PARK, MI - Denny Baxter made the promise, and on Tuesday he backs it up. The co-owner of the West Michigan Whitecaps and thousands of baseball fans will enter the gates to the once fire-damaged and now renovated Fifth Third Ballpark in time for the Detroit Tigers affiliate's home opener.
9:56 pm
Sun April 6, 2014

Calhoun County Officials to Consider Road Funding Options

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County board will meet April 22nd to find solutions on road funding and repair
County officials said every option is on the table as they discuss later this month ways to increase funding for road improvements. "I don't know what I favor," Calhoun County Commissioner Steve Frisbie said Friday, "whether it's county-wide, township-wide (millages) or 'Hang on, let the state flesh this all out.'
2:04 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Emergency Manager Says he Wants Detroit Bankruptcy Settled by October 15th

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Orr's time as Detroit's Emergency Manager could end weeks before that date
Detroit — Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr testified Thursday during a court hearing that he wants to get Michigan’s largest city out of bankruptcy court by Oct. 15.Orr, who has not previously set a target date for exiting bankruptcy, made the comment during testimony on his third attempt to settle a troubled pension-related debt.