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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Widener University To Inaugurate School’s First Female President

Fifty-six-year-old Dr. Julie Wollman grew up in Philadelphia and is excited to be back in the area — now as the first female president of Widener University.


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South Jersey Hospital Offers Quicker Alternative To MRI

Find out if you need shoulder surgery without the need for an MRI. Lourdes Medical Center in Burlington County is offering MRI results in the office.


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Public To Get Rare Look Inside New Mormon Temple In Philadelphia

A new Mormon temple will soon open in Philadelphia and the public is invited to take a tour this summer.


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Fires Involving Home Medical Oxygen Units On The Rise

Oxygen units in the home have become more commonplace. And now, a danger associated with the treatment is growing.


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Early Intervention Key To Helping Children With Developmental Disabilities

If you think your child or grandchild is developmentally delayed, speak up and seek help.


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Gorilla Baby Expected At Philadelphia Zoo In Early Fall

The Gorilla family in Philadelphia is growing, Honi, a 21-year-old western lowland gorilla, is pregnant.


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This Year’s Tax Deadline Has Been Extended

April 15th is normally the day your taxes are due. But good news, you can procrastinate a bit longer.


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Local Hospital Offers Help To Cardiac Patients Unable To Get Powerful Diagnostic Test

A local hospital is now using a device that will keep cardiac patients alive and allow them to get a diagnostic test they may need in the future.


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Dozens Of Medical Schools Join Fight Against Opioid Addiction

Opioid addiction is a big problem that has been growing across the country. National efforts are underway to battle the issue. Even medical schools are joining the attack.


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Flights From Philly To Brussels Resume In Summer, With Changes

American Airlines flights from Philadelphia to Brussels, Belgium will resume in June.


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PA Turnpike Improvements To Be Made In Wake Of January Snowstorm

A January snowstorm stranded more than 500 vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike for hours, and now a review team is recommending improvements.


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Villanova University Security On Alert Tonight As Team Goes For National Title

Villanova University and Radnor Township Police are working hand in hand to keep revelers safe.


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Doctors Promote Safe Sex Following Zika Virus Outbreak

The U.S. centers for disease control are urging men to practice safe sex if they’ve been travelling to areas where Zika virus is spreading.


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Millennials Saving More Money Than Most, Study Finds

Nearly a quarter of all working Americans save nothing from their paychecks. But millennials are doing well fattening up the bank account, according to a new study.


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Temple Hospital, Holy Redeemer Team Up To Give Patients Advanced Care Closer To Home

Temple Hospital in Philadelphia is teaming up with Holy Redeemer in Montgomery County to offer neurosurgery and neurology services.




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