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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Amtrak Pet Pilot Program Is Now Permanent

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Flu Activity Now Considered Widespread Across Region

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Boardwalk Opens After Reconstruction Project In Ocean City

This is a five-phase project replacing seven blocks of boardwalk.


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Local Organ Donor Program Sets National Records

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You Have A Few Extra Days To Get Your Taxes Done This Year

Tax returns are due April 18th this year.


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Anorexia Is Most Deadly Eating Disorder, Study Finds

Anorexia is the deadliest psychiatric disorder and treatment works best if started early.


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Einstein Hospital’s New Tool Could Save Breast Cancer Patients Additional Pain

Doctors at Einstein Medical Center are using a new tool to find cancerous tissue during breast cancer surgery.


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Families Explore Alternative Medicine Payment Options For Autism

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New Program At Temple Hospital Gives Community Tools To Aid Gunshot Victims

Temple Hospital is trying to give gunshot victims a fighting chance with help from the community.


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Drexel University Encourages Employees To Stand Up For Their Health

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