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.


8:15 am
Thu May 22, 2014

WMU Loses to Ball State in MAC Baseball Tournament Faces Bowling Green in Elimination Game

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The Broncos face the Falcons Thursday morning
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
AVON, Ohio- A two-run double in the bottom of the seventh pushed No. 1 seed Ball State past No. 8 Western Michigan, 5-3, Wednesday in the third game of the day at the Mid-American Conference baseball tournament. The Broncos return to All Pro Freight Stadium tomorrow morning to face No.
7:25 am
Thu May 22, 2014

State House Committee Could Vote on Minimum Wage Bill Thursday

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The Senate bill would increase state minimum wage from $7.40 to $9.20 by 2017
LANSING - A House committee will make changes to a Senate bill to hike Michigan's minimum wage to $9.20 an hour and may vote on the amended bill Thursday, the chairman of the Government Operations Committee said following a hearing Wednesday.
6:24 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Lake Michigan College Launches First Four Year Degree Program

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Legislation passed in 2010 made it possible for community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees in some fields
BENTON TOWNSHIP - The moment's been on the horizon for awhile, but Lake Michigan College can now grant four-year degrees. Students can start enrolling this fall in the college's energy production and distribution management program, for which they can earn a bachelor of applied science degree, which marks a historic moment for LMC, President Bob Harrison said.
6:19 am
Thu May 22, 2014

City of Holland Settles Lawsuit With Former Clerk

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Jennifer French was fired in 2006 over questions about where she lived and paid taxes
A settlement agreement totaling more than $1 million has been reached between the city of Holland and its former clerk Jenifer French.The settlement was announced at Wednesday's Holland City Council meeting.Per the terms of the agreement, French will be reinstated to her position as city clerk, however, she will immediately resign.
9:00 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

State Senate Leader Calls for Gas Tax Increase to Pay for Roads

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Bill would set a new wholesale tax on regular and diesel fuel
LANSING - A Senate committee is expected to report out as many as five bills today as part of a beefed-up roads-funding package aimed at boosting a $450-million effort passed by the state House to one that could put another $1.2 billion or more annually toward fixing and maintaining Michigan's roads and bridges.