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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.

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    Better Business Bureau warns Piedmont residents of IRS scams

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Kevin Hinterberger works with people who have been targeted by IRS scams all the time. “We field several calls a week, if not a day,” said Hinterberger, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Central North Carolina. The scammer usually makes a phony threat. “If you pay us today, we can take care of that otherwise you will be arrested,” Hinterberger said. “There will be some type of criminal prosecution.” He says, in most cases, […]

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    High Point police see increase in aggravated assaults

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point police are seeing an increase in the number of aggravated assaults around the city. Capt. Tim Ellenberger says there’s been a 14 percent increase in the number of aggravated assaults from January to October 2016 compared to the same 10-month period last year. He says there’s also been a 59 percent increase in the city’s number of aggravated assaults with a gun comparing 2016 to 2015. “We have had 38 more assaults with guns […]

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    Homeowner in Winston-Salem a victim of vandalism multiple times

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C — Sabrina Mixon-Penn found her red truck covered in white paint when she stepped into her driveway on Woodlore Trail Wednesday morning. “It was like a cream-colored white paint coming all the way down here,” Mixon-Penn said pointing to her windshield. The paint covered part of her windshield, roof, and the back of her truck. She says a can of paint was left sitting behind a tire. “They just left it,” said Mixon-Penn. She was able to wash […]

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    Greensboro City Council meets after body cam video release

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Several people spoke at Tuesday night’s city council meeting, more than one week after the city released body camera video of a former Greensboro police officer using what many are calling excessive force on Dejuan Yourse. “I want to thank you for listening to the people,” said one speaker. “I’d like to start off by thanking the city council for the steps in the right direction you all made last week,” said Brian Watkins, addressing council members. Community […]

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    Animals a big draw at the Dixie Classic Fair

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Carnival rides, fried food, and fun. That’s what brings most people out to the Dixie Classic Fair every year. But for many, it’s not just about the rides. Some of the largest crowds at the fair this year are for many of its animal attractions. Dozens of people sat in the stands for the Hogway Speedway Pig Races. The group races pigs, goats, and ducks. It’s a fan favorite for many who visit the fair every year. “We […]

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    Humane Society of Davidson County in need of donations

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Sheila Kupchik is an animal lover. She’s had lots of pets throughout the years, but right now she owns two cats. Kupchik says at times it’s been hard taking care of them. She’s retired and lives on a fixed income. She’s one of many people who have had to get help from the Humane Society of Davidson County. The group has helped her with spay and neuter costs along with other expenses. “They’ve also helped me […]

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    Surry County EMS giving blood transfusion in the field

    SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — Surry County Emergency Services has enacted a new blood transfusion protocol which allows trained critical care medics to perform blood transfusions in the field. EMS director John Shelton says severe blood loss normally requires blood transfusions which are done at trauma centers. But for Surry County, the nearest trauma centers are in Winston Salem about 45 minutes away, according to Shelton. He hopes the new system will help cut that time down drastically. “Now, we’ll be […]

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    UNCG students gather in silence to protest police shootings

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Students stood together in moments of silence and in protest in the cafeteria of UNCG Monday night in response to recent police shootings and cases of excessive use of force. Organizers say the demonstration was in protest to officer-involved shootings in Charlotte and Tulsa. “I think there’s a lot of things going on,” said UNCG student Xavier Maryland. “Frustration, confusion, pain, anger. With all those things, a lot of people just come out to have an outlet.” Many […]

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    Disturbing trend of illegal deer carcass dumping in Davidson County

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Illegal dumping is a problem in Davidson County currently but what’s being dumped isn’t trash. It’s deer carcasses. It’s a problem officers with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission say has become a disturbing trend recently. Glenn James leases the land where a deer carcass was dumped on the side of Callahan Hill Road in Lexington about a week ago. “The hind quarters and the antlers were cut off,” James said. “It is an eyesore.” James […]

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    Western Alamance shows support for football player diagnosed with leukemia

    ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — As hundreds of people packed into the stands at Western Alamance High School Friday in one of the biggest match-ups of the year, one player stood out the most even though he couldn’t be at the game. “We really try and show our support to Mark because we really love him,” said student Bia Davis. Wearing orange shirts, headbands and hats, hundreds showed their support for 17-year-old Mark Wheeler. Wheeler is a senior and a well-known […]

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    Plans to upgrade Davidson County parks

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Thomas Marshburn has a long list of upgrades he wants to make to Hughes Park in Thomasville. It’s work he and other county leaders started two years ago. “We redid these fields, sodded them, and got them re-graded,” said Marshburn, director of Davidson County Parks and Recreation. Using grant money, the county has already made $180,000 worth of renovations from new in fields to new grass to upgraded bathrooms. Marshburn says all six of the parks […]

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    Burlington police using videos to recruit

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Many police departments across the U.S. have been facing the same challenge lately — low recruitment numbers. Some departments have been stepping up their efforts to try to get more applicants. Burlington police have started a new campaign, posting one-on-one interviews with police officers on why they joined the force. The videos are about 50 seconds long and are being posted to the department’s Facebook page. The first video with Officer Jerlhey Bonilla was posted last week. Bonilla was […]