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.


6:48 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Stevensville Teen Prepares for National Spelling Bee

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Cameron Haynes won a spot at this week's event by winning Cloverleaf Spelling Bee in February
:STEVENSVILLE - Cameron Haynes is hiding it well if he feels any nervousness about returning to the Scripps National Spelling Bee, Ask Cameron what's running through his mind before the big trip, and he responds: "Just trying to do my best, and hopefully, remember what I've learned."
6:23 am
Tue May 27, 2014

New Kalamazoo Baseball Team Opens Season Tuesday

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Growlers play home opener Friday against Battle Creek
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The new baseball team in town has yet to throw out a pitch, but leaders of the Kalamazoo Growlers organization are confident their brand of baseball is here to stay.
6:19 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Political Parties Look for Edge in Turnout

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Which voters makes it the polls to cast ballot likely to determine many election outcomes
In an election year when Republicans are viewed as having the advantage, Michigan Democrats hope to prevail with a Barack Obama-style campaign that gets more Democratic voters than usual to the polls. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson argues the party can identify Democrats in a Democratic-leaning state who have stayed home during gubernatorial election years and energize them using new technologies.
6:14 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Poll Shows Support for Raising Minimum Wage, but Differences Over How

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Group leading petition drive plans to turn in petition signatures today to put proposal on ballot
Raising the minimum wage from its current level of $7.40 per hour gets widespread support among Michigan voters, but the final amount and means of getting there has people split, according to an exclusive poll done for the Detroit Free Press, WXYZ-TV (Channel 7) and our statewide media polling partners.
11:39 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Temperatures Rise, but Lake Michigan Remains Colder Than Normal

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Record ice cover this past winter has kept lake's average temperature at lowest average since 1996
The Memorial Day weekend is starting off with sunny skies and some cool temperatures.