Before KDKA, Amy spent two years at WCPO, the ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Ohio as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter. In Cincinnati, Amy covered crime, local government, breaking news, human interest stories and features for the evening newscasts. She also provided local angles to many national stories, such as the Aurora, Colo. movie theater shooting, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, the selection of Pope Francis, the Boston Marathon bombings, the three Cleveland captives, the Moore, Okla. tornado devastation and the 2013 deadly Colorado floods.
Prior to Cincinnati, Amy was an anchor, reporter and producer at WTRF, the CBS, ABC and FOX affiliate in the Wheeling, W. Va./Steubenville, Ohio market for three years. While there, she produced the 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts before being promoted to anchor/reporter.
Amy anchored and produced the noon newscast and submitted reports for the evening newscasts.
Before working in television, Amy covered news in Pittsburgh for Examiner.com. She also worked for an advertising and public relations firm in Pittsburgh.
Amy is a graduate of Penn State University and went to Chartiers Valley High School. A television and media production class in high school is where her love of broadcasting started.
Amy also interned at KDKA during college!
Amy loves to travel, work out, cook and spend time with family, friends and her pets!
The Kochu family isn’t giving up hope. They’re hanging flyers around the South Side on Friday, in hopes that somebody will see Paul Kochu. They’re hanging up around 200 flyers.
With Wisconsin finally officially naming Paul Chryst as their next head football coach, there is now word that the University of Pittsburgh has removed Steve Pederson as their athletic director.
Pittsburgh Police are asking for help from the public as the search continues for a missing man.
Some sweeping changes took place within the University of Pittsburgh’s athletic department on Wednesday.
A man has been questioned in the disappearance of his mother and his step-father in Penn Hills.
A firefighter was hurt while responding to a fire at a duplex in the South Side Slopes overnight.
A police officer was hurt Sunday night in a crash in Wilkinsburg.
It has been nearly two decades since Garth Brooks has performed in Pittsburgh.
State Police say at least one of the drivers involved in the accident has now come forward.
A convicted sex offender accused of contacting a boy on Facebook and arranging meetings that led to sex will stand trial.
Two police officers and a medic rush into a burning home to pull a man to safety.
Police: Ex-Wife Who Tried To Cut Off Man’s Penis With Box Cutter, Accused Of Killing Him With Wooden Club
Two people have been arrested after a man was found dead in Ellwood City late Sunday night.
Allegheny County Homicide has been called to Wilkinsburg.
Sheena Allen and her 5-year-old daughter London are looking at the Christmas holiday worry-free this year.
You might not recognize Mayor Bill Peduto in some recently released photos.