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.


Medicaid expansion
10:19 am
Fri June 28, 2013

The outlook for Medicaid expansion in Michigan

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark / WKAR

Governor Snyder came to Southwest Michigan this week to try and rally support for expanding Medicaid. 

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7:28 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Report shows recovery rates vary throughout Michigan

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Kalamazoo should recover jobs all jobs lost during most recent recession in 2018, Battle Creek in 2016
Several Michigan cities aren't expected to recover all the jobs lost during the recent economic downturn until beyond 2023. Meanwhile, the Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor areas already have surpassed their pre-recession peak employment levels, according to a forecast by IHS Global Insight compiled for the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
7:22 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Life rings to be installed at beach in Saint Joseph

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Berrien County Commissioners reach agreement after debate over public safety and liability
ST. JOSEPH - Berrien County commissioners Thursday hammered out a compromise that will allow development of a plan to place life rings on the south pier and adjoining Silver Beach Park in St. Joseph.
6:57 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Gay marriage rulings could set stage for expensive Michigan battle in 2016

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Group Equality Michigan is gearing up for a $12-million campaign that would seek to overturn state's ban on gay marriage
LANSING - Wednesday's Supreme Court rulings could set the stage for an expensive and hard-fought repeat ballot campaign in 2016 between backers of gay marriage in Michigan and those who say the institution should be restricted to one man and one woman.
6:17 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Guns, ammunition, explosive devices found in raids on marijuana dispensaries

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Co-owner of one dispensary says he is not breaking the law
Police will conduct tests and interviews as they investigate results of search warrants executed Wednesday at three medical marijuana dispensaries in Springfield and homes in two other counties. Detective First Lt. Wayne Edington, commander of the Michigan State Police Southwest Enforcement Team, said Thursday teams of officers seized marijuana plants, marijuana, weapons and ammunition along with more than 20 small explosive devices.