Andy Sheehan

sheehan Andy SheehanKDKA-TV Investigator Andy Sheehan began his broadcast journalism career in September 1992, when he joined KDKA-TV after reporting for the Pittsburgh Post Gazette for nine years. Prior to that he worked for the Daily Register in Red Bank, New Jersey.

A member of the KD Investigators, Andy’s forte is the in-depth investigative story, exposing corruption and government waste. On a daily basis, he gives viewers the inside story on breaking events with exclusive reports and interviews. Through his network of sources, he has developed over the years, he keeps you on top of the news.

Andy is always out in front on the big stories, giving you the complete story behind the city’s fiscal woes, the recent grand jury probes into key political figures and the intrigues behind the slots legislation.

Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, Andy is a graduate of Columbia University.

Andy and his wife, Abigail, live with their two sons in Allegheny County.

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Pittsburgh Attracting More College Graduates

Pittsburgh is growing as a place to be for college graduates.

10/21/2014

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Local Senator Hopes To Bump Up Minimum Pay For Police Officers

A state senator wants to see a bill passed that would increase the minimum wage for part-time police officers.

10/20/2014

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Study: Marcellus Shale Created 45,000 Trade Jobs

How many jobs is the shale gas industry creating?

10/17/2014

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Pittsburgh Man Heading To West Africa To Help With Ebola Crisis

For Andy Pugh, of Squirrel Hill, the check-up is routine, but the purpose is anything but.

10/16/2014

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Crude-Carrying Tanker Trains Continue To Concern For Local Communities

Every day, tanker trains travel Norfolk Southern’s Conemauch line through towns like Vandergrift – and mostly without incident.

10/13/2014

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Psych Hospital Won’t Treat Franklin Regional Stabbing Suspect

A psychiatric hospital has cited security concerns in its decision to refuse treatment to a teenager awaiting trial on charges he stabbed 20 fellow students and a security guard at his high school.

09/30/2014

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Sunday’s Great Race Features Corporate Challenge

In the high-pressured world of high finance, the brokers and bond traders at Federated Investors compete every weekday for your investment dollars.

09/26/2014

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Corbett Seeks Details In Porn Office Emails Scandal

Gov. Tom Corbett has asked for records of interoffice emails containing pornography that were apparently exchanged among former employees of the state attorney general’s office, including two men who are now his top aides.

09/26/2014

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Pittsburgh Technical Institute Preparing Students For Oil & Gas Industry

The course has rigorous demands and is highly technical – taught in a language few of us would understand.

09/23/2014

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Local Author Sheds New Light On Heroism Of Flight 93 Passengers

The National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/10/2014

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Families Recount Sorrow, Achievements 20 Years After Flight 427 Crash

Twenty years ago, on a clear, cloudless September night, US Air Flight 427 mysteriously fell from sky on its approach to Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/05/2014

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Moving Production, Distribution, Storage To Clinton

The old presses have been churning out papers on the Boulevard of the Allies since the mid-1950s and pressmen must tend to them nightly with wrenches and oil just to keep them humming.

09/04/2014

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Peduto Looking To Improve Police-Community Relations With Walking Patrols

It’s something people haven’t seen in Homewood in years, police officers — out of their cars — walking a beat. It’s so-called community-oriented policing, and folks there have taken notice.

09/04/2014

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Community Leaders, Rank And File Ready To Give New Police Chief A Chance

After investigations and scandal, rocky community relations, and a rising homicide rate, Mayor Bill Peduto has for the first time in the history of the Pittsburgh Police Bureau selected an outsider as chief.

09/03/2014

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Mayor, Public Safety Director Name Next Pittsburgh Police Chief

City of Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief this afternoon.

09/02/2014

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