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Contact: Kim.Wynne@wghp.com

Kim Wynne joined the WGHP news team in December 2013 and is excited to call the Piedmont Triad her new home!

She moved to North Carolina after working for CBS affiliate KGAN news in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where she was a reporter and anchor.

Kim also worked as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor at KXXV News Channel 25, the ABC affiliate in Killeen, Texas. She got her first “big break” while in graduate school, landing her first job as a hard news and feature reporter for Torrance CitiCABLE 3 in Torrance, California.

Kim has interned at stations in top television news markets including WPIX-11 News and NY1 in New York City. She also interned for the KTLA morning show in Los Angeles.

She earned a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California in 2007. She also holds a B.A. in English from Virginia State University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. An east coast native, Kim was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York.

In her free time, Kim enjoys cooking, exercising, and spending time with friends and family.

She is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Feel free to send her news tips or story ideas at kim.wynne@wghp.com.


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    GREENSBORO, NC — Dana Reece is remembering her younger sister Ashley. “She embodied the spirit and the love and the aura of just love,” Reece said. It’s been 22 years since Ashley’s death. “She’s my angel now, and I miss her every single day,” she said. On June 25, 1994, Reece was driving with her sister in the backseat. “When I turned, they hit us and she was thrown out of the car.” Ashley died at the scene. “I was […]

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    Local team spreads cheer to friend with cancer

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — When the girls basketball team from Archdale-Trinity Middle School gets on a bus, it’s usually on the way to a game, but Tuesday night, they got on it to go caroling. But the eighth graders weren’t just caroling for anyone, they were singing for their friend and classmate Kaleigh Moore. “The people in the community have stepped up and loved our family and showed so much support for us,” said Leigh Moore, Kaleigh’s mother. The 13-year-old […]

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    USPS ramps up efforts during holiday rush

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    Plans move forward on Wil-Cox Bridge

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    Swimming lessons help save local boy’s life

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Once a week, 3-year-old Asher Ansley brushes up on his swimming skills. His favorite move is the breast stroke or as he calls it “the pizza cutter.” It’s a technique Asher’s mom Katherine says saved her son’s life. “We’re just so grateful that he had learned what he had in these lessons,” she said. On Thanksgiving Day, Asher was fishing with his grandfather on Lake Norman. As the family was leaving the dock, Asher fell in. “You […]

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    Local firefighter saves patrons from carbon monoxide poisoning at restaurant

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    Thousands pour into Greensboro for ‘Running of the Balls’ 5k

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Thousands poured into the streets of Sunset Hills Saturday for the fourth annual Running of the Balls 5k. Some people walked, some ran but all of the approximately 3,500 participants moved with the same goal in mind: helping families in need put food on their tables. Runners moved through the course under a canopy of glowing Christmas balls, strung along 50-foot tall trees. Proceeds from the event go to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North […]

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    Triad mom says daughter, 5, had accident on way to bathroom at school, no one helped

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    Former Eastern Guilford student sentenced in deadly crash

    WHITSETT, N.C. — Rena and William Johnson are angry and say they want justice for their son’s death. Their 17-year-old son Kie, a student at Eastern Guilford High School, was killed in a car accident on Aug. 26, 2015. He was the passenger in a friend’s car when the car crashed into a school bus. The driver of the car, Jacob Larkin, was later found to be impaired with marijuana and Xanax in his system. On Thursday, a Guilford County […]

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    String of pizza delivery driver robberies in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police are investigating a series of robberies of pizza delivery drivers. From Nov. 29 through Dec. 4, thieves robbed three delivery drivers on or near Phillips Avenue, according to police. “The delivery driver will show up and he’s robbed by more than one suspect at a time,” said Lt. John Marsh. Marsh says each victim was approached by at least two to three suspects. “Pizza delivery workers, they’re easy targets,” Marsh said. “They work alone. They usually […]

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    Man arrested in Burlington homeless shelter storage unit break-in

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Police arrested a man Thursday night in connection with allegedly breaking into a storage unit at a homeless shelter. Around 9 p.m., Burlington police swarmed the back of Allied Churches of Alamance County, where the shelter keeps several outdoor storage units and arrested Darryl Atwater. The break-in happened days after three of the shelter’s five storage units were broken into, according to police. On Monday, shelter employees found the doors to the storage units kicked in. More than $500 […]