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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Homestead Officials Say High Level Of Mentally Ill Residents Need Help

A week before his apartment house went up in flames –arson suspect Edward McDonald called 911 asking for help.

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Slowdown In Natural Gas Production Bringing About Significant Layoffs

Falling natural gas prices have been a boon to consumers, especially here in western Pennsylvania where Marcellus natural gas is plentiful and cheap.

01/23/2015

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Allegheny County Courthouse In Need Of Long Overdue, But Expensive Restoration

It’s a national historic landmark and the crowning achievement of famed architect Henry Hobson Richardson who died before its dedication in 1888.

01/23/2015

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Pittsburgh Diocese Offering Packages To See Pope In Philly

In September, thousands from this area are expected to travel to Philadelphia to attend what some call a once-in-a-lifetime event.

01/21/2015

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Free Help For College Students Studying For SAT Test

Getting high school age children into the college of their choice has become a big business.

01/19/2015

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Has Hazelwood Development Project Stalled?

It’s a sprawling expanse of riverfront land stretching a mile and half along the Hazelwood flats.

01/16/2015

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Cheap Fuel Prices Hurting Shale Gas Industry

Natural gas prices are falling in Western Pennsylvania and while it may be good for consumers, it may not be good for the Marcellus Shale gas industry.

01/14/2015

Actor Michael Keaton (L) and writer Alexander Dinelaris attend The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Michael Keaton Credits Parents, Family In Emotional Speech

To the world, he is Michael Keaton the movie star, but in accepting his Golden Globe last night, he revealed himself to someone else.

01/12/2015

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Deputy Chief Donaldson Reflects On His Career, Police Work As He Retires

For four decades, Deputy Pittsburgh Police Chief Paul Donaldson has upheld his promise to protect and serve. Now, he’s retiring.

01/09/2015

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Army Corps: Nuke Cleanup Now $350M Up From $44M

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will spend at least $350 million more over the next 10 years to dig up and haul away nuclear waste from a dump site about 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

01/07/2015

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Police Seeing Rise In Incidents Of Armed Robbery

It’s hard enough making a living selling cheesesteak and pizza, but as Sue and Dwight Creen found out last week, the financial and emotional costs of being held up at gunpoint are beyond the pale.

01/06/2015

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City, Penguins Sued Over Development Of Civic Arena Site

The renovation of the former Civic Arena site hit a snag Friday, after a lawsuit was filed against the city and Pittsburgh Penguins.

01/02/2015

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Gun Violence Increases In City In 2014

In the City of Pittsburgh it was a violent year. In some neighborhoods this past summer, gun violence became an almost nightly occurrence.

12/31/2014

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Green Solutions Seen For Dye Test Mess

Plenty of people around western Pennsylvania are staring down thousands of dollars’ worth of repairs, all because their downspouts are tied into the wrong system.

12/30/2014

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Beaver County Courthouse Ablaze With Rumors

Courthouse drama is usually confined to the courtroom, but now the entire Beaver County Courthouse is ablaze with rumors and allegations, and the state police have been called in to sort it all out.

12/30/2014

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