Veteran Anchor Officially Leaving Philadelphia’s KYW

By Andrew Gauthier 

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Philadelphia Daily News

Kerri-Lee Halkett is leaving Fox 29.

The anchor, who started at the station in 2002, has been off-air for several weeks with what she has told colleagues is a skin rash. A station spokeswoman told us tonight that Halkett is expected to return to work in the second week of October for a final broadcast and a big on-air sendoff.

“Philly will always feel like home, and I will never forget how welcome you have all made me feel. From the bottom of my heart, thank you Philadelphia,” Halkett said More…

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