Rick Edwards has been the Traffic Anchor for 69 News since June of 2005. Rick is a long-time radio personality and programmer, having worked in a variety of music formats including Country and Pop. He was born and raised in Bethlehem.
After graduating from Bethlehem Catholic High School, Rick enlisted in the U.S. Air Force. During an overseas tour in England, his broadcasting career began with a part-time job at a Bedfordshire radio station.
After being assigned to McConnell AFB in Kansas, Rick separated from the military to pursue work in the radio business. He hosted a top-rated morning radio show, and a music video program on a local television station in Wichita. Rick's interests include music and collecting baseball memorabilia.
He and his wife Deb have raised seven children together, and love living in the Lehigh Valley.