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.


On WestSouthwest, Democratic State Representative Jon Hoadley of Kalamazoo discusses the state budget, LGBT civil rights, redistricting and more. We answer a question from our audience about how Islam is practiced around the world. 

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A Michigan State University professor who studies Islamic thought says while there is agreement among Muslisms there is one God, prayer is good, and you should give to the poor, he says there is wide diversity in interpretations.

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State Representative Jon Hoadley says anyone who think it’s OK to discriminate against LGBT people should be disqualified from holding office in the state. The Kalamazoo Democrat says voters will have a chance to make their voice heard on the issue next year.


Update: Consumers Energy's outage map show almost all customers' power has been restored. 

Consumers Energy is reporting power outages Tuesday morning in Barry and Allegan Counties.


On WestSouthwest, a rally on Wednesday at Bronson Park is being held to oppose repealing "Obamacare." And a Kalamazoo man blogs "I just can't do this anymore" after an officer's acquittal in the death of a black motorist in suburban Minneapolis.