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.


Sandra Steingraber
6:36 am
Tue March 11, 2014

WSW: The Links Between Environment and Health

Sandra Steingraber says ongoing issues like the cleanup of PCB contamination at the Allied Paper Landfill make Kalamazoo a good place to discuss a wide range of environmental issues - file photo
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WestSouthwest with Sandra Steingraber


Ecologist and author Sandra Steingraber's most recent book is Raising Elijah: Protecting Our Children in an Age of Environmental Crisis

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6:35 am
Tue March 11, 2014

City of Saint Joseph Won't Join Pier Safety Task Force

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Mayor says the city may reconsider after construction of the lighthouses in 2015
ST. JOSEPH - The city of St. Joseph isn't ready to dive into a discussion on pier safety with Berrien County officials, as it anticipates closing off the North Pier next year during renovations of the lighthouses.
6:26 am
Tue March 11, 2014

Western Michigan's Women's Basketball Advances to Second Round of MAC Tournament

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The Broncos will face Toledo Wednesday afternoon
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - In what Western Michigan University women's basketball coach Shane Clipfell called "one of our most gutty performances," the Broncos have advanced to the second round of the Mid-American Conference Tournament. WMU led start to finish, and defeated the Miami Redhawks by a score of 82-72 on Monday night at University Arena in the first round of the MAC tourney.
7:43 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Union fined $190,000 Over Support for 2012 Ballot Proposals

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Violations included co-mingling of funds for separate initiatives and not providing complete or accurate campaign finance reports
LANSING - Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has fined the Service Employees International Union almost $200,000 to settle an enforcement action over the way the union supported a 2012 ballot initiative. It's the second-largest such fine in state history, Johnson said in a news release.
7:38 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Battle Creek City Commissioner Helmboldt to Run for State House

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Andy Helmboldt is the second Democrat to enter the race for the seat held by Kate Segal
Battle Creek City Commissioner Andy Helmboldt has announced he will seek the Democratic nomination for Michigan's 62nd District state House seat this year. "Our doors need to be open to everyone," Helmboldt said in a news release. "We need transparent government, barrier-free voting, and equal protecting for marriage and family rights for all our citizens.