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.

Want To Be A Father? A New Study Says You Should Stay Clean

Male offspring suffer when a dad does cocaine, that’s the finding of a new local study.


Preventing Tooth Decay In Children

Too many children are dealing with pain that could easily be prevented.


Postpartum Depression, Not Just For Moms

When you think of postpartum depression, you think of the mom. But dads can suffer too.


Getting Ready To File Your Taxes? Be Sure You Know What Information Is Required

It’s tax season — and if you’re getting your papers together, make sure you have the right stuff.


Don’t Have A Will? Here’s Why You Should.

It’s not that difficult to protect your assets, and yet most of us don’t do it.



MontCo High School Wins Desk Giveaway

A Montgomery County High School has won a contest that gives students the chance to stand up for learning.


It’s Burn Awareness Week

Too many people suffer burns, and they often occur at home.


GI Issues More Likely In Children With Autism

Children with autism are more likely to have gastrointestinal issues than a child not on the spectrum.


Should You Do Your Own Taxes? Expert Says It Depends

There are plenty of free websites online or go to


tax forms

Looking For Your NJ Tax Return? You May Be In For A Wait.

If you’re anxious to get your New Jersey income tax refund soon, you could be out of luck.


Flipping Houses, Back In Style

Remember when people used to flip houses for a living? It’s back!


Look Out, It’s Flu Season

It seems that everyone you know is sick with some nasty cold, but the flu is also around.


With New Administration Comes New First Family Fashion

First Lady Michelle Obama has made a fashion splash the past eight years — but what can we expect in the new administration?


Immaculata Cutting Tuition By 25%

The reduction will have students at Immaculata University paying $26,500 a year for tuition beginning with the fall term.


Horsham Family Physician Team Retires After 56 Years

Now a new chapter begins and while exciting… it is bittersweet.


New Cancer Study Targets The Disease, Not The Body

The TAPUR Study gives patients who have run out of most options a chance for treatment, according to Dr. Pamela Crilley.


Stop Varicose Veins From Being A Pain In Winter

If you have varicose veins, you know how uncomfortable they can be, and the cold temperatures can make things worse.


Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Receives Grant To Help Educate Students About Music

In the orchestra, they play with others from across the city. He said the grant will help the program expand to more sites providing opportunities to more students.


Construction To Begin On New Ambler Food Store

The Weavers Way loan campaign has raised about a million and a half dollars, exceeding the original goal according to General Manager Jon Roesser.


Local Arboretum Is Seeking Volunteers

If you’re looking for something to do in the new year, the Morris Arboretum in Chestnut Hill may be a good fit.


Holidays Good Time To See If Elderly Relatives Need Help

The holiday gathering is a great place to get a first-hand look at how well elderly relatives are getting along.


Using Credit Card For Holiday Gifts Can Be Good Thing

Your credit card may offer perks that you don’t know you have.


Nationwide Program To Battle Shaken Baby Syndrome Is Now Available In South Jersey

A local hospital has launched a program to help new parents deal with babies who seem to cry for days on end.


Younger Stroke Victims Face Unique Challenges

The average age of a stroke victim is getting younger, so patients may be dealing with the associated medical issues for decades.


Is The Holiday Season Making You Sneeze?

If holiday decorating is making you hack and wheeze, a change in style could make all the difference.


Americans Can Show Generosity On Giving Tuesday

It’s the fifth year of the global giving effort known as Giving Tuesday — and you can make a difference.


Construction On College Avenue Bridge In Haverford Township To Get Underway

Beginning Tuesday, thousands of drivers in Delaware County will be detoured from their daily route for a year.


From The Classroom To The Farm For Students At Delaware Valley University

Students at Delaware Valley University in Doylestown have found learning, delicious.


Black Friday Safety Tips!

Black Friday advice: don’t flash the cash.


Be Aware! As Black Friday Shoppers Search For Best Deal, Others Search For Best Steal

There can be more than just great deals in store for you when shopping on Black Friday. So take steps to protect yourself and your identity.




More From CBS Philly

Latest Forecast
Weather App
Latest Videos

Watch & Listen LIVE