Lynne Hayes-Freeland is a general assignment reporter known for live, late-breaking reporting for KDKA-TV News. She is also producer/host of “The Lynne Hayes-Freeland Show,” a weekly half-hour show, that concentrates on local African American issues.
She began her broadcast career as the producer of the Roy Fox Show on KDKA-Radio. Since joining KDKA-TV2 in 1976, Lynne has held a variety of positions. She was a field producer for the station’s “Evening Magazine” program. In 1981, Lynne moved to the station’s programming department where she created “Weekend Magazine”, produced what was then known as the “Vibrations” program, and directed a variety of commercial efforts. In 1985, Lynne began a five-year stint as the producer of KDKA’s Annual Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund Telethon. As a result of those efforts, Lynne was named Director of Community Programs until her move to the news department.
An active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, Lynne has also been involved in a variety of community service work including volunteering time on several local Boards. Her work has been recognized by organizations both locally and nationally.
A graduate of St. Paul’s Cathedral, now part of Oakland Catholic, and Duquesne University, Lynne resides in Pittsburgh with her two children.
A Mount Lebanon chorus director turned himself in Friday to face charges of sending-sexually explicit texts to a male student for two years, and even beyond graduation.
There’s new information on the Mount Lebanon teacher accused of having inappropriate online communication with a student. The criminal complaint has now been released.
Two men are in custody and one person was checked over for injuries following a police pursuit Thursday afternoon on Pittsburgh’s North Side heading in the direction of Route 65.
Pittsburgh City Council heard from the public on Wednesday about the search for the city’s next police chief. And most people said that Mayor Luke Ravenstahl should not be the one choosing.
Fire swept through a home on Sunday night, leaving eight people homeless.
A Stanton Heights standoff ended peacefully Sunday, despite the suspect’s plethora of weapons.
There’s something very strange and spooky going on in the basement of a popular nightclub in Pittsburgh’s Strip District.
A man responsible for a police incident that ended with one officer shooting another is now in jail.
A former Allegheny County police officer charged with a fatal hit-and-run accident was in court Monday.
A man was killed Sunday after he was shot by his friend who says it was an accident.
A Beaver County cemetery near New Brighton recently fell victim to vandals, and now the grounds crew is working to prevent similar incidents from happening in the future.
Shopping at Walmart with mommy turned into something very different for two young mothers and their children last week at the Scott Township store.
Two people were killed early Sunday morning when a Lawrence County mobile home caught fire.
A man accused in the stabbing death of his girlfriend inside of her Fayette County home is headed to trial.
A former Pittsburgh VA employee says he’s also contracted Legionnaire’s disease.
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|7:00 PM||CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley|
|7:30 PM||omg! Insider|
|8:00 PM||The Big Bang Theory|
|8:31 PM||Two and a Half Men|
|9:01 PM||Person of Interest|
|11:00 PM||KDKA-TV News at 11|
|11:35 PM||Late Show with David Letterman|