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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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    Children’s unit at Moses Cone receives $3 million renovation

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Whether it is due to a severe asthma attack, a sickle cell episode or a bad respiratory infection, more than 1,800 visits a year are made to the children’s unit at The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital. Now those patients and their parents have a remodeled unit. The $3 million renovation updates the 18-bed unit as well as the accompanying four-bed pediatric intensive care unit. The unit was redesigned with patients and families in mind. It adds […]

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    Students react after NC A&T Aggie Fest canceled

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Many students at North Carolina A&T University say they were disappointed when they got the alert Thursday that all activities part of this weekend’s Aggie Fest were canceled. “It sucks,” said Kendrick Morse, a student. “It really sucks.” “I’m kind of shocked really,” said Kristin Tucker, a junior. “It kind of sucks that everything got canceled so abruptly.” Tucker got the campus-wide alert while she in class. The alert lists all the events canceled from Thursday through […]

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    Renovations on Winston-Salem business incubator

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — For the past 10 years, April Witherspoon has taught basic life skills to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities such physical handicaps, autism, and Down syndrome. She owns Zoe Behavior Health Services. It’s a business she used to run out of her house but now uses an office at The Enterprise Center on South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Witherspoon is one of about thirty entrepreneurs who run a business out of the center. She says finding […]

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    More than 100 people gather in Greensboro in support of HB2

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — More than 100 people gathered downtown Tuesday for a prayer vigil in support of House Bill 2. Organizers say the goal was to pray for state leaders and Gov. Pat McCrory. Attendees stood in small circles, reciting prayers and singing hymns. “We need to support our state legislators when they’re making tough decisions,” said HB2 supporter Laura Piedad. “There are a large number of people that do support biblical standards, common sense standards,” said HB2 supporter Alan […]

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    Hundreds gather in Winston-Salem to speak out against HB2

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Hundreds of people gathered at Green Street United Methodist Church to speak out against House Bill 2. “If we do not stop this now, in its tracks, none of us are safe and none of us are free,” said Pastor Liam Hooper. Religious leaders from all backgrounds, community members and attorneys explained that the bill was about much more than just bathrooms. Wake Forest University law professor Sid Shapiro says the bill also prevents cities and counties […]

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    Woman thanks Greensboro officer, DOT worker for helping her after truck breaks down

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ashley Wade was rushing to work Thursday morning, driving down Interstate 40 near the Four Seasons Mall exit when her truck started to break down. The check engine light came on. “Then it just cut off on me,” Wade said. She pulled over to the side of the road to call for help. “I’m holding the phone, and I’m about to call the tow truck and somebody knocks on my window and it was the officer,” she […]

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    2 arrested after road rage incident escalates to shooting in downtown Greensboro area

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Two High Point men are in police custody in connection with a shooting Thursday that police say started all because of a minor traffic accident. The incident began at 4:19 p.m. on Battleground Avenue near West Smith Street when a red Audi and a silver Nissan were involved in a collision that involved minor property damage only, Greensboro police Public Information Officer Susan Danielsen said. According to interviews, the occupants of both vehicles were involved in a […]

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    Burlington police set to get body cameras

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Police departments in large cities like Greensboro and Winston-Salem already have them and within a few months, Burlington police will have them too — body cameras. Within the next few days, Burlington police will purchase 120 Panasonic Arbitrator Body Worn Cameras. All police officers except for captains will wear them. The police department has been testing different cameras out for the past year. Each camera costs between $900 and $1,100. Officer Brian Farmer says that price doesn’t […]

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    Greensboro council passes resolution opposing transgender law

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — City council members voted eight to one Tuesday in favor of a resolution opposing House Bill 2. HB2, or the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act, is a new state law which says transgender individuals must use the bathroom that corresponds with the sex listed on their birth certificate . Council members called the bill an “overreach” by the state. “This is one of the worst discrimination bills that we’ve seen in a long time,” said city council […]

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    Burlington Police Department discusses pedestrian safety

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police are trying to make it safer for residents to cross the street. Since 2014, the city’s had 77 pedestrian crashes, two of them were fatal, according to Burlington Police Chief Jeffrey Smythe. Smythe presented crash numbers to the city council at Monday’s work session. Seven crashes happened in 2016, at least three of them happened at or near North Church Street and Graham Hopedale Road. Areas off of Harden Street, Sharpe Road and Huffman Mill […]

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    Do political yard signs work? High Point University professor weighs in

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The closer it gets to November the busier it gets in the back room of Signs by Tomorrow on West Market Street. “Hundreds of stickers, hundreds of signs, several banners,” said owner Susan Allen. Workers at the sign printing shop have had their hands full for weeks, putting together signs for candidates running in local races all the way up to those aiming for the highest office. “We’ve done some things for Trump,” she said. “We’ve done […]

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    Crime increasing in northeast Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Marva Reid has lived on Cameron Avenue her whole life. But it’s a home she says she no longer feels safe in. Reid is president of the East Northeast Neighborhood Association, an area where crime is going up. “It’s a high-crime area,” Reid said. “People don’t have jobs.” The most recent incident happened Thursday afternoon on Hattie Avenue. A woman walking down the street was grabbed from behind as a man snatched her purse. Crime mapping data […]

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