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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8:55 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

Whirlpool, OutCenter of Benton Harbor Represent Change in Attitudes on Gay Rights

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Benton Harbor company's CEO part of business group calling for state law to ban workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation
A tectonic shift has taken place across America over the past 10 years in the acceptance of same-sex marriage and the gay lifestyle. A 2013 survey by the Pew Research Center found that 51 percent of Americans support allowing gays and lesbians to legally marry.
8:36 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

A Look at Governor Snyder's 1,100 Gifts Since Taking Office

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There is no legal requirement for Michigan's governor to disclose gifts
LANSING - A Slinky, plated with 14-karat gold, from the firm that purchased the Michigan-based maker of the iconic toy. A ceremonial shield and spear from Kenya. A box of Kellogg's Frosted Flakes with Gov. Rick Snyder's picture on it.
5:07 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

Great Lakes Water Levels Rise as Snow Melts

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Lakes are at or nearing their long-term averages
Great Lakes water levels are definitely rising due to the ample snow melt in the last two months. The top pictures were taken at a location where it is easy to see the change. The shoreline at the Old Mission Peninsula Lighthouse in Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan drops off very slowly.
2:41 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

Crimes Against Elderly Up, as Population Ages

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Often the law protects those taking money
It's about following the money in elder abuse cases. While there are reports of physical abuse of older people in Calhoun County, experts agree most crimes against the elderly are financial. The majority perpetrated by family and friends. "The financial is the most prevalent," said Calhoun County Prosecutor David Gilbert.
2:37 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

Hearing on Proposed Portage Budget Set for Tuesday

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Slight increase in millage included 2014-15 spending plan
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - The public will have a chance to comment on the proposed Portage 2014-15 budget at a 7:30 p.m. hearing Tuesday at Portage City Hall. The Portage City Council has been going over the proposed budget blueprint and will take comments along with approving a Truth in Taxation resolution that establishes a millage rate, which in this case will not exceed .0789 mills above the city's base millage rate.

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