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Tim Lambert, Contributing Editor / WITF

Tim Lambert
Tim has been with WITF since August 2001. He was promoted to the position of Multimedia News Director in January, 2011. Lambert also gets up at “0-dark-30” to help listeners start their day as Morning Edition host.
He is a five-time recipient of the Radio Television Digital News Association’s (RTDNA) National Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence in digital and broadcast journalism and serves as one of four national coaches for the Trusting News project. Tim’s reporting has also been honored on the state, regional and national levels.

The Aliquippa native is a graduate of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Tim has been working in broadcast journalism since 1993, with stints in Lewistown and Gettysburg.

Latest by Tim Lambert

Updated: July 2, 2020 | 2:15 pm

Congressman Scott Perry focuses on leak of intel over possible Russian bounties in Afghanistan

"We don't go accusing individuals or other counties of nefarious and horrific actions that are unverified."
By Tim Lambert

When the State Stopped: A look back at how Pennsylvania arrived at a new normal during the coronavirus pandemic

February 26th was the first time the state Health secretary uttered the word "coronavirus."
By Tim Lambert

‘Troubling’ number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in Philadelphia region

Nationally, the ADL counted 2,107 anti-Semitic incidents across the U.S., a 12% increase over 2018 and the highest total since 1979.
By Tim Lambert and Aaron Moselle/WHYY

Student-run radio station at one midstate college stays on the air during COVID-19 pandemic

50 students at Susquehanna University are broadcasting from home to keep the community informed and entertained
By Tim Lambert

16 additional positive cases of the coronavirus in Pa., including two in Cumberland County

Across the state, 446 patients have been tested or are in the process of being tested.

By Tim Lambert

How a Pennsylvania man ended up in an iconic D-Day invasion photo

The name of this balding, waterlogged soldier on Omaha Beach in Normandy has only been known to a select few. It turns out, he was from Pennsylvania.

By Tim Lambert

Pa. House positions overhauled statute of limitations bills for another run

"We're just trying to put together a solution."
By Tim Lambert and Katie Meyer

A symbolic act of civil disobedience at Three Mile Island vigil

'Sometimes you have to teach the younger generation that they have to come out and cross a line to make a point.'
By Tim Lambert

‘Three Mile Island: As It Happened’ — a three-part podcast

Relive the moment-by-moment tensions as the nation’s worst nuclear accident unfolded at Three Mile Island in March 1979.

By Tim Lambert

Air Force Staff Sgt. Dylan Elchin of Beaver County to be buried today in Arlington

'In my mind's eye, he's still that young man.'
By Tim Lambert