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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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    Walmarts in Liberty, Midway, Yanceyville among stores closing

    LIBERTY, N.C. — Daniel Francis shops at the Walmart Express on Swannanoa Avenue about two to three times a week. It’s a quick and easy, five-minute drive from his home, but pretty soon those trips to the grocery store will get much longer. In less than two weeks, Walmart Express stores in Liberty, Midway and Yanceyville will close. “It’s a tremendous inconvenience when you live way out here,” Francis said. On Friday, the retail giant announced it was closing 154 […]

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    Adding security to Wil-Cox Bridge after vandalism

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    Stokes County Animal Shelter reopens, makes changes

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    Well-known WWII veteran from Rockingham County passes away

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