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.


7:35 am
Fri May 23, 2014

One Proposal on August Ballot in Michigan

Lead in text: 
Plan to eliminate Personal Property Tax and replace revenue needs voter approval
LANSING - Michigan voters will see one statewide ballot issue on the Aug. 5 primary ballot: Proposal 1, which will officially get rid of the personal property tax and guarantee that cities and towns will have a source of revenue that will replace the tax.
6:52 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Congress Approves Legislation Classifying Great Lakes as "Unified System"

Lead in text: 
Justin Amash was only member of Michigan's delegation to vote against bill
Washington Congress passed bipartisan water legislation this week that will change how the Great Lakes are classified, which backers say will help shorten the dredging backlog in Michigan harbors.
6:32 am
Fri May 23, 2014

MDOT to Lift Many Traffic Restrictions for Memorial Day Weekend

Lead in text: 
Some traffic shifts will remain in effect
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The roads through local construction projects this holiday weekend will get some congestion relief as the state will remove lane restrictions and halt construction work. The Michigan Department of Transportation plans to remove lane restrictions on most of its road projects across the state beginning at 3 p.m.
6:15 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Calhoun County Unemployment Rate Down Compared to Year Ago

Lead in text: 
Seasonally unadjusted jobless rate for Kalamazoo and Van Buren Counties were also lower in April than last year
Calhoun County’s unemployment rate dropped last month as the area saw a more than 15 percent increase in seasonal construction hiring, according to state data released Thursday. The Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information reported that Calhoun County had a 6 percent jobless rate in April. That’s lower than the area’s 7 percent rate in March and the 7.2 percent rate reported a year ago.
8:36 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

WMU Baseball Beats Bowling Green, Advances in MAC Baseball Tournament

Lead in text: 
Broncos will play either Kent State or Ball State on Friday
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Western Michigan scored four runs in the top of the ninth to come from behind and defeat Bowling Green, 7-4, Thursday, eliminating the defending conference champions from the Mid-American Conference Tournament.