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.

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University of Notre Dame Political Science Professor Christina Wolbrecht says a lot is known about the movement to get women the right to vote, but she says how women used the right to vote hasn’t received nearly as much study. 


Abraham Lincoln visited Michigan only once. He came to Kalamazoo to give speeches in Kalamazoo's Bronson Park 160 years ago, four years before he became president and the Civil War began. The Kalamazoo Abraham Lincoln Project will mark the event Saturday at the Kalamazoo Public Library. 

"KALAMAZOO, MI – The death of a man in police custody in May was accidental and caused by his "significant medical and personal history," but two Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers have been suspended for failing to recognize his condition." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"Lansing – What will Michigan look like 10 years from now if the state does not address potential energy capacity and reliability issues? “It would be dark,” Sally Talberg, chair of the Michigan Public Service Commission, told legislators Wednesday in Lansing." (Detroit News)

"Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is expected to head to Detroit in early September to try to shore up his standing with African-American voters." (Detroit Free Press)