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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10:14 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Former state treasurer Andy Dillon continues to draw state salary

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Dillon stepped down in October, has earned same pay as an advisor
Former state treasurer Andy Dillon is earning the same state salary as an adviser more than two months after resigning his position over family issues. Dillon is serving as senior adviser to state Treasurer Kevin Clinton a position that pays him the same annual salary of $174,204, according to Michigan Department of Treasury spokesman Terry Stanton.
9:57 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Occupy Kalamazoo organizer to run for U.S. Senate

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Chris Wahmhoff facing charges related to his protest in an Enbridge pipe in June
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Chris Wahmhoff, an Occupy Kalamazoo organizer and the man who protested from inside an Enbridge Inc. pipe earlier this summer, has announced he will run the U.S. Senate in 2014. Wahmhoff, 35, plans to run for the seat currently occupied by longtime Democratic Senator Carl Levin, who has announced he will retire when his term expires at the end of 2014.
Money in politics
8:34 am
Wed January 8, 2014

WestSouthwest: Campaign finance in Michigan

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark / WKAR

WestSouthwest with Rich Robinson

Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation in late December that increases the limits on contributions to political campaigns. 

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WMU Future
7:35 am
Wed January 8, 2014

WestSouthwest: Western Michigan University President John Dunn expects major developments in 2014

Western Michigan University's new medical school
Credit Western Michigan University

 

WestSouthwest with John Dunn

Western Michigan University President John Dunn sat down with WMUK's Gordon Evans Kalamazoo Gazette reporter Yvonne Zipp for the first time in the new year. 

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6:42 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Buskirk will remain Vice-Chairman of Kalamazoo County Commission

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Buskirk is running for state House in the 60th district
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - David Buskirk will remain the vice-chair of the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners after being re-elected Tuesday night. The board voted at their first organizational meeting of the year Tuesday night to elect Buskirk to an additional one-year term in that position.

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