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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7:17 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Kellogg Community College to Launch Diversity Center

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Center will be located at KCC's downtown campus
Kellogg Community College will launch a new diversity center downtown with $2.1 million in W.K. Kellogg Foundation money. The new KCC Center for Diversity and Innovation will continue a Kellogg Foundation initiative to train community members in "learning labs" called White Men and Allies, KCC President Dennis Bona told his Board of Trustees Wednesday.
6:23 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Michigan House Approves Bills to Crack Down on Scrap Metal Theft

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Bill is expected to pass Senate and Governor Snyder says he supports tougher laws to stop scrap metal theft
LANSING - Scrap metal thieves will have a harder time selling stolen property to scrap yards now that a compromise bill easily passed the state House today. "This is the first step toward reducing blight in my community," said state Rep. David Nathan, D-Detroit.
6:13 am
Thu March 20, 2014

WMU Plays Syracuse in NCAA Tournament Thursday Afternoon

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Tip off for the first round game in Buffalo is scheduled for 2:45p.m.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Western Michigan men's basketball team is set to take on Syracuse in the second round of the NCAA tournament Thursday. The Kalamazoo Gazette's David Drew is getting ready for the game and he took a moment to talk about the game with Mike Waters, who covers the Orange for Syracuse.com.
College basketball
8:20 am
Wed March 19, 2014

WSW: WMU Alumnus Discusses "Dynasty That Changed College Basketball"

Larry Farmer, now an assistant Western Michigan University Basketball Coach, played for John Wooden at UCLA
Credit UCLA Yearbook, Wikicommons

WestSouthwest with John Matthew Smith

Georgia Tech History Professor John Matthew Smith's book examines the UCLA basketball dynasty under head coach John Wooden. 

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6:10 am
Wed March 19, 2014

United Way of Kalamazoo and Battle Creek Region Surpasses Fundraising Goal

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Money will be used to benefit programs focusing on health and education
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region announced Tuesday it surpassed its $14.5 million fundraising goal during a celebration of its 2013 fundraising campaign. More than 500 supporters attended the celebration at Air Zoo, where it was announced contributions totaled $14,563,634.

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