Lynne Adkins

If you’ve listened to radio in the Delaware Valley, the odds are pretty good that you’ve heard Lynne Adkins. Lynne is a reporter and anchor for KYW Newsradio.

Although she’s been a member of the KYW Newsradio family for more than two decades, her voice has also been heard on radio stations WMGK, WPEN, WFIL, WIP (where she was both assistant news director and a talk show host), WHYY-FM, WCOJ in Coatesville, WBUX in Levittown, Pa., and on country station WXTU, where she was news director.

Lynne Adkins grew up in the Delaware Valley and graduated from Temple University with a degree in radio, television, and film.

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The FDA has approved the use of Imlygic for certain patients battling melanoma, the leading cause of skin cancer related deaths.


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With Thanksgiving right around the corner, consumers may be wondering if the turkey supply will be affected by this summer’s bird flu outbreak.


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Cherry Hill Café Helps Mentally Disabled Develop Job Skills

Café ONE at Bancroft in Cherry Hill, New Jersey gives people with intellectual and developmental disabilities the chance to learn job skills in the restaurant industry.


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A key local Democrat, who calls Joe Biden a close friend, spoke about his reaction to the Vice President’s decision not to run for president.


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Local University Provides Low Cost Medical Care To Patients In Need

The Widener community nursing clinic provides free or low cost medical care to needy patients in Chester.


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Temple Hospital Making Major Strides In Patient Care, Quality

Temple University officials are thrilled with a new award that shows the hospital is making a major focus on patient satisfaction.


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Planned Parenthood Ends Reimbursement For Fetal Tissue Donations

Dayle Steinberg, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania agrees with the change but adds none of the offices in Pennsylvania take part in fetal tissue donation.


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Breast cancer is rare among college age women, but lifestyle choices made during those years could be lifesaving far into the future.


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Local Cancer Center Helping Patients Improve How They Look And Feel During Treatment

Salon supervisor Denise Hoagland says it starts at the top.


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Local Parishioners Gather For Papal Mass Viewing Party

Local parishioners are gathering for a Papal mass viewing party on Sunday.


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