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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6:04 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Van Buren County Helps Pay Consultant for Tax Appeal

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County administrator says amount paid to consultant is small compared to amount at stake in appeal
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PAW PAW, MI - With hundreds of thousands of dollars a year at stake, the Van Buren County Board of Commissioners agreed to contract with another expert for its appeal against the lowering of the assessment of New Covert Generating Company. Commissioners on Tuesday approved hiring Concentric Energy Advisors of Marlborough, Mass., to assist the legal team.
9:00 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Land Raises $3.4-Million, Peters $2-Million for U.S. Senate Race

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Land has contributed $2.9-million of her own money to run for Senate. Her campaign says she has $5.3-million cash on hand
In the second quarter campaign finance reports, former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land reported raising $3.4 million - including a $1.2 million gift to herself, while U.S. Rep. Gary Peters raised $2 million - none of which was from Peters' own pocket.
Gay Lesbian Resource Center
9:26 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Kalamazoo Gay Lesbian Resource Center Names New Executive Director

Kalamazoo Pride Festival - file photo
Credit WMUK

The Kalamazoo Gay Lesbian Resource Center has named a new executive director. 

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7:51 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Red Cross Helping With Clean up From Monday's Tornado in Kent County

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Clean-up kits will include shovels and cleaning chemicals
KENTWOOD, MI - Clean-up kits will be available today for those attempting to handle damage left by a tornado in the Kentwood area earlier this week. The American Red Cross of West Michigan will distribute the kits from the shelter at Kentwood Activities Center, 355 48th St.
7:28 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Zeeland Latest City to Add New Regulations on Fireworks

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2011 state law lifted restrictions on using many kinds of fireworks.
The city of Zeeland is the latest Michigan municipality to enact its own fireworks restrictions.While there have been few problems in Zeeland, council members said Monday night that they wanted to head off complaints heard from residents in more dense neighborhoods, such as those in Holland."We had fireworks since the last of April, every night, heading into Memorial Day and of course after that it hasn't quit," said Sally Anderson, who lives in Holland.

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