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.

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Michigan redistricting
9:06 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Debate over whether a new system is needed to draw legislative districts

State Representative Sean McCann at a news conference in June, introducing his plan for changing Michigan's redistricting system
Credit WMUK

Interview with Conor Dugan

    

A Grand Rapids attorney argues that it's up to voters to demand better candidates, rather than change how the maps for legislative districts are determined. 

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7:17 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Kalamazoo City Commission to select firm Thursday for city manager search

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Commissioners working to finds new City Manager before Ken Collard retires early next year
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The Kalamazoo City Commission will reconvene Thursday afternoon to select a firm to conduct its revamped city manager search. Kalamazoo Human Resources Director Jerome Post suggested commissioners go over their notes from the night, weigh the positives and negatives of each firm.
6:35 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Evacuation ordered in Plainwell after explosion Monday

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Drug and Laboratory Disposal closed Tuesday, evacuation still in effect
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PLAINWELL, MI - Businesses in Plainwell's industrial park are closed today after a fire at Drug & Laboratory Disposal, Inc, that started Monday rekindled at around midnight, prompting an evacuation order for the area 1/4 mile northeast of the company at 331 Broad St.
Power out
6:28 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Power outages in Southwest Michigan

File photo
Credit WMUK

Thousands of people in Southwest Michigan are without power Tuesday morning because of storms that moved through Southwest Michigan Monday night. 

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8:54 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Michigan House Democrats unveil proposal to recognize gay marriage

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Michigan voters approved amendment to state Constitution in 2004 that bans gay marriage
Michigan House Democrats unveil gay marriage bills Michigan House Democrats today announced a package of gay marriage measures and said they timed the move to coincide with rulings expected this week on two related cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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