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.


8:14 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

State House Republicans drop proposed penalties for contracts approved before "right to work" law

Lead in text: 
University of Michigan and Wayne State University among institutions that approved contracts shortly before law took effect
LANSING - Controversial language that would have punished public school districts, universities, community colleges and local units of government that approved union contracts before the right-to-work law went into effect was dropped by the state House of Representatives as it began debating the budgets for schools and the rest of government Tuesday.
8:09 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Few security adjustments made for Kalamazoo Marathon

Lead in text: 
Safety plans reviewed after bombing at Boston Marathon.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo Marathon race director Blaine Lam said a few minor adjustments were made for the Borgess Run for the Health of It events on May 5 after a run through checklists with medical and security officials Tuesday morning. Lam said he hopes the most notable change from last year will be unnoticed by runners and spectators.
Michigan education system
10:34 am
Tue April 23, 2013

Governor's education summit held amid criticism of reform group

File photo
Credit WMUK

Interview with Christopher Klaver

Governor Rick Snyder is calling for the business and education communities to work together to prepare students to enter the job market. He opened his education summit Monday in East Lansing saying the education system is broken. 

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Food Bank Director Retires
9:56 am
Tue April 23, 2013

Food Bank Executive Director looks back, prepares for retirement

Food Bank of South Central Michigan in Battle Creek
Credit Food Bank of South Central Michigan website

Interview with Bob Randels

The Executive Director of the Food Bank of South Central Michigan says it's been "the greatest job in the world." Bob Randels plans to retire from that job early next year. 

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6:23 am
Tue April 23, 2013

Lakeview Schools Assistant Superintendent named Superintendent for Port Huron area district

Lead in text: 
Steven Skalka has been with Lakeview district for last 20 years. He will not lead East China Schools
MARYSVILLE - Lakeview Assistant Superintendent Steven Skalka was the unanimous choice to become the next superintendent of the East China School District. The Port Huron-area school district chose Skalka from among two finalists for the job during its school board meeting Monday night.