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.


7:01 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Economist Says Southwest Michigan's Economy Should Remain Steady for Rest of Year

Lead in text: 
Brian Long sees pattern of slow growth
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Don't expect a lot of drama in the area's industrial economy during the second half of 2014. But don't expect a lot of excitement either, says local economist Brian Long, who surveys West Michigan manufacturers each month.
6:44 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Great Lakes Forecast to Remain Cool in Summer

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Cool water will likely mean cooler air temperatures and more fog
Go ahead and dip your toes in the Big Lake, but that might be as far as you want to go for now.
K-College Commencement
6:35 am
Fri June 13, 2014

K-College Commencement Speaker Ray Suarez on Journalism and Education

Kalamazoo College graduation file photo
Credit Kalamazoo College

Interview with Ray Suarez - web version

Ray Suarez had a long career in public radio and television before he left for Al Jazeera America last year. 

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6:27 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Michigan Chamber of Commerce Endorses Congressional Challenger Brian Ellis

Lead in text: 
President of business advocacy group says Ellis will be more effective than incumbent Justin Amash
WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Justin Amash of west Michigan may have a national reputation as a libertarian lawmaker, but he's making some pretty powerful enemies back at home. In the past week, both the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce and Right to Life of Michigan's political action committees - the latter representing one of the most powerful Republican-leaning groups in the state - have endorsed Amash's GOP opponent, businessman Brian Ellis.
6:24 am
Fri June 13, 2014

State Legislature Breaks for Summer Without Deal on Road Funding

Lead in text: 
Senate Majority Leader says he'll convene summer work group on roads
LANSING, MI -- A push to fund road and bridge repairs by modifying fuel taxes crashed and burned Thursday night in the Michigan Senate, where lawmakers rejected a modest proposal one day after avoiding a vote on a larger plan to generate more than $1 billion a year.