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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6:11 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Attorney Says Van Buren County Sheriff Won't Reimburse for Vehicle Use

Lead in text: 
County Commission voted on Tuesday to reprimand Dale Gribler and take his car away
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PAW PAW, MI -- An attorney for Van Buren County Sheriff Dale Gribler said the sheriff violated no county policy when he transported the Lawrence High School baseball team to Georgia in April using a county-owned car. Michael Bingen, of Kalamazoo, said the county has provided the sheriff with a vehicle for his own personal use for over 30 years.
7:37 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

ACLU Seeks Injunction Recognizing Same-Sex Marriages in Michigan

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Federal judge struck down state's ban on gay marriage in March, ruling was stayed by Appeals Court
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a judge to order Michigan to recognize more than 300 same-sex marriages performed in March. A lawsuit was filed in April, but the case is moving slowly. The state still has until June 5 to respond.
1:36 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Snyder Wants Lawmakers to Consider Amending State Law Banning Discrimination

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Michigan law does not include protections for sexual orientation
MACKINAC ISLAND -- Key business groups signed on to a push to protect gay employees from discrimination at this week's Mackinac Policy Conference, where top political leaders also signaled a growing interest in taking up the issue this year.
7:54 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Van Buren County Sheriff Reprimanded for Violating County's Vehicle Policy

Lead in text: 
Dale Gribler ordered to reimburse county for costs
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PAW PAW, MI -- The Van Buren County Board of Commissioners has takenaction against Sheriff Dale Gribler for alleged misuse of his county vehicle. On Tuesday, the commission approved a letter reprimanding the sheriff and taking his car away.
7:36 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Poll Shows Drop in Support for Same-Sex Marriage in Michigan

Lead in text: 
Pollster says it's too early to say it poll represents a change in the trend in support of same-sex marriage
The poll, done May 17-20 exclusively for the Free Press, WXYZ-TV (Channel 7) and our statewide media polling partners by EPIC-MRA of Lansing, found that if a vote on allowing same-sex marriage were held today, 47% would vote yes and 46% would vote no. The remaining 7% were either undecided or refused to say.

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