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.


6:44 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Lawmakers Scramble to Reach Road Funding Deal Before Summer Break

Lead in text: 
Stand off between House and Senate holding up a deal on funding infrastructure repair
LANSING - Today is crunch day for Michigan lawmakers in their attempt to strike a major funding deal to fix Michigan's deteriorating roads before going home for their summer break on Thursday. Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville, R-Monroe, who is pushing for a major hike in the fuel tax, says he probably won't even try to move legislation Thursday unless he is able to strike a deal today.
6:31 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Michigan Senate Considers Repeal of Ban on Ticket Scalping

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Law against reselling tickets for a higher price is widely unenforced
Lansing House-passed legislation that would make ticket scalping legal in Michigan was portrayed by proponents Tuesday as an overdue change to promote consumer rights that the Senate should approve.
5:33 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Emmet Township Withdraws Request for Casino Revenue Sharing Grant

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Township had considered making request to Firekeepers Casino to help pay for sewer project
MARSHALL - The FireKeepers Local Revenue Sharing Board will no longer consider whether to pay in advance for $1.1 million in sewer upgrades after Emmett Township withdrew its request last week. Township Supervisor Tim Hill said it will instead make small improvements and ask for a reimbursement next year.
5:27 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Calhoun County Townships Consider Joint Police Deal

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Pennfield and Bedford Township officials say joint contract could save money
Two Battle Creek-area townships may combine to contract for police services. Township boards in Pennfield and Bedford are expected this week to ask for contract proposals from the Battle Creek Police Department and the Calhoun County Sheriff Department for police patrols.
WMU Tuition
12:37 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

WMU Trustees Raise Tuition 3.2%

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Western Michigan University Trustees have approved a tuition increase for the fall. 

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