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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7:36 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

Bronson Children's Hospital exceeds fundraising goal with Walk and Run

Lead in text: 
Run raised more than $80,000
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- In its first year with a competitive 5K run, the Bronson Children's Hospital Walk & Run on Sunday exceeded its fundraising goal and may have doubled its participation. Liz Semaan with the Bronson Health Foundation said the goal was to raise $60,000 for the Bronson Children's Hospital, the only children's hospital in southwest Michigan and one of only six children's hospitals in the state.
5:55 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

Report ranks Michigan near bottom for nursing home care

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Nine nursing homes in Calhoun County cited for deficiencies
A new report ranks Michigan near the bottom in nursing home quality of care, with nearly 99 percent of its homes cited for severe deficiencies since 2010.
10:05 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Paw Paw Council allows Village Manager to work temporarily for Bangor

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Paw Paw Village Manager Larry Nielsen says situation is uncommon, but has been done before
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PAW PAW, MI -- After a hiatus of six years, Larry Nielsen is back as Bangor's City Manager -- on a temporary basis. Nielsen is holding down the role in addition to his regular job as Paw Paw village manager. The Paw Paw Village Council approved a resolution allowing Nielsen to run both municipalities for a maximum of 90 days.
7:56 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Unemployment rate drops in Kalamazoo, Van Buren Counties in August

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Decrease from July linked to seasonal changes. Jobless rate down slightly from a year ago
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Young people and seasonal workers dropped out of the area's late-summer labor force here and in other parts of Southwest Michigan, resulting in a region-wide drop in unemployment rates in August.
6:50 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Researchers concerned about caffeine, drugs, other chemicals found in Lake Michigan

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Study raises questions about treatment systems at plants on lake
The new findings are alarming researchers, even as they continue to learn more about what the presence of these pharmaceuticals and personal care products means. The concern is that the products, or mixtures of them, might affect fish and other aquatic life in ways that harm the ecosystem.

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