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.


8:26 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Lawsuit filed over possible fracking in Allegan State Game area

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U.S. Secretary of the Department of the Interior and Bureau of Land Management are named as defendants
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - An Allegan County couple has filed a lawsuit against the federal government to prevent leasing of mineral rights for fracking in the Allegan State Game Area. John Davis Jr. and Marybeth Pritschet-Davis, whose Monterey Township property abuts the game area, filed the lawsuit on Thursday, Sept.
8:15 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

WMU football: Tyler Van Tubbergan to start at quarterback in home opener Saturday

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Broncos host Nicholls State in CommUniverCity Night game Saturday night
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Western Michigan senior quarterback Tyler Van Tubbergen will start Saturday's game against Nicholls State University, Broncos head coach P.J. Fleck said Thursday. Van Tubbergen left last week's game at Michigan State in the second quarter with an apparent concussion and was replaced by redshirt freshman Zach Terrell.
Upton on Syria
3:26 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Upton says he's leaning against voting to authorize strikes against Syria

Protestors outside of U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy's (D-VT) office opposing possible military action against Syria
Credit The Associated Press

Congressman Fred Upton on possible military action against Syria


West Michigan Congressman Fred Upton says he owes it to his constituents and the nation to get as many facts as he can. 

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6:56 am
Thu September 5, 2013

In Battle Creek Rep. Justin Amash makes case against air strikes on Syria

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Republican Congressman says military action could go on longer than planned and spread to other countries
At his crammed downtown Battle Creek office, U.S. Rep. Justin Amash asked residents who supported a possible U.S. military strike against Syria. None of the some 30 people in attendance raised their hand.
6:24 am
Thu September 5, 2013

Medical marijuana supporters rally at state Capitol

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Law enforcement officials say there is fog around enforcing medical pot laws.
LANSING - A few dozen medical marijuana supporters rallied in front of the Michigan Capitol Wednesday to raise awareness of rights they claim are being violated by law enforcement officers who, the demonstrators say, punish people who lawfully use cannabis for medicinal reasons.