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.


6:51 am
Mon April 22, 2013

Battle expected over proposed reforms to regulations on alcohol

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Director of state Liquor Control Commission says system needs to be streamlined. Beer and Wine wholesalers oppose changes
Lansing - The Snyder administration and the Michigan Liquor Control Commission director are seeking sweeping reforms they say will encourage a burgeoning home-grown industry by making it easier to make, buy and sell alcoholic beverages.
9:18 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Spreading health news "door to door" in Albion

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Volunteers give out hand out information as well as free digital thermometers and smoke detectors
ALBION - The Albion Health Care Alliance is trying to make sure citizens there are getting the health information they need, and they'll do it house-by-house if they must. The group's Neighborhood Health Visitors is a collection of volunteers who walk through the city, knocking on doors and handing out information.
9:08 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Grand Rapids mayor says it's too early to estimate cost of damage from flooding

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River may stay above flood stage until Thursday
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - It still is too early to put a dollar amount on flood damages in the city, but preventative costs have racked up at least a $500,000 bill, Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell said.
5:24 pm
Sun April 21, 2013

Public hearing Tuesday on water and sewer rates in Portage

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Typical customer in Portage will see increase of about $1.60 a month
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - Portage water and sewer customers will have a chance to comment on the proposed 2013-14 rates at a Tuesday public hearing. The 7:30 p.m. hearing during the Portage City Council meeting calls for the Portage customer paying a 2.73 percent higher bill, or $19.40 more a year.
10:02 am
Sun April 21, 2013

Grand River expected to crest Monday

Lead in text: 
13 straight days of rain cause flooding in Grand Rapids area
The Grand River reached 21.67 feet at 5 a.m. this morning, according to the National Weather Service. Flood stage is 18 feet, and the river is projected to rise to 22.7 feet by Monday morning, , according to the latest predictions.