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.


6:32 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Deal reached on overlay district for Marshall's Oaklawn Hospital

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Agreement between hospital and Marshall Neighborhood Association reduces size of district and includes new rules for future buildings
The Marshall Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the Hospital Campus Overlay District, a move that was previously made but didn't meet state zoning law requirements. Marshall City Council voted to rescind the HCOD following a referendum petition and lawsuit and send it back to the planning commission for a proper public hearing.
7:42 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Comstock Township Supervisor asks state officials to deny Enbridge dredging permit

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Enbridge halted dredging work last week when Comstock Township officials requested a site plan be submitted
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI - Comstock Township Supervisor Ann Nieuwenhuis requested today through a letter to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality that Enbridge, Inc.'s permit to dredge the Kalamazoo River north of Morrow Lake be denied.
7:37 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Battle Creek's Heritage Tower bought by Grand Rapids development firm

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Building is currently unoccupied
The partly condemned building that has been a pillar of Battle Creek's skyline may soon get a facelift. A Grand Rapids-based firm, 616 Development, has purchased the Heritage Tower. "616 Development is looking forward to continuing the revitalization of downtown Battle Creek with the purchase of Heritage Tower," Derek Coppess, the group's founder, said in a statement to the Enquirer.
7:37 am
Wed July 10, 2013

New Berrien County Prosecutor selected

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Michael Sepic replaces Arthur Cotter who was appointed a district judge by Governor Snyder in May
ST. JOSEPH - The four Berrien County judges charged with finding a new county prosecutor wasted little time between interviews Monday and a hiring decision Tuesday.
7:27 am
Wed July 10, 2013

Stabenow proposes freezing student loan rates

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Vote in Senate scheduled Wednesday, 60 votes are needed if opponents fillibuster
Washington- U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, is pushing legislation Wednesday to keep student loans rates low for college students, including nearly 300,000 students in Michigan. The rates on federal subsidized Stafford loans doubled July 1 to 6.8 percent from 3.4 percent.