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.


6:51 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Portage City Council Hires Acting City Manager

Lead in text: 
Laurence Shaffer has committed to working for at least six months in Portage
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - Portage has a new acting city manager and an executive search firm to find the permanent city manager by this fall. Laurence Shaffer, of Mount Pleasant, the former Jackson city manager and former town manager of Amherst.
2:28 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

WSW: From Foster Care to Graduation and Beyond

2013 Fostering Success Summit
Credit Fostering Success, Western Michigan University

WestSouthwest with Maddy Day

A statewide summit on foster care and a special movie screening are being held this week in Kalamazoo. 

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8:18 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Michigan Democrats Want Investigation of EAA Spending

Lead in text: 
EAA has defended money for travel saying it's necessary for teacher training
Detroit Michigan Democrats are calling for an investigation into credit card spending at the Education Achievement Authority uncovered by The Detroit News. House Democrats called for the probe and elimination of the EAA hours after The News published a story that detailed nearly $240,000 in charges on two cards issued to Chancellor John Covington.
7:06 am
Tue May 13, 2014

ACLU Files Lawsuit Over Law That Would Keep Conyers off Ballot

Lead in text: 
Long time Detroit Congressman seeking spot on August primary ballot
The American Civil Liberties Union filed suit Monday in federal court to argue U.S. Rep. John Conyers belongs on the Aug. 5 primary ballot because its unconstitutional for Michigan to require petition collectors be registered voters.
6:47 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Saint Joseph City Commissioners Not Ready to Agree to Harbor Proposal

Lead in text: 
Berrien County officials say proposal would it cheaper and more efficient to dredge harbor for large ships
ST. JOSEPH - A year after first hearing a proposal from Berrien County officials on consolidating the commercial shipping harbors along the St. Joseph River, city commissioners are still skeptical about diving into the project.