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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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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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DEP Cites 243 Cases Of Well Water Contaminated By Drilling Wastewater

The state is out with new information about how many private drinking water wells have been contaminated due to drilling activities.

08/29/2014

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Former Pitt Professor, Family Giving New Life To North Braddock Mansion

It’s an architectural gem of historic significance, but now advanced in disrepair, it looks more like a home for the Addams family or the Munster’s than the mansion of a steel baron from gilded age.

08/27/2014

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The Search For Answers As Failed Dye Tests Leave Homeowners High And Dry

Every time it rains, raw sewage overflows into our rivers and streams – and the federal government is mandating a multi-billion dollar fix to our sewer systems.

08/26/2014

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Thief Nabs $27K Of Fuel From School Bus Company, Clogs Ignitions

A brazen theft at a school bus company – and the thieves had plenty of fuel for their getaway.

08/25/2014

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Green Infrastructure An Alternative Solution To Help Fix Sewage Problems

Every time it rains heavily, raw sewage flows into our rivers and streams.

08/20/2014

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Ravenstahl Grand Jury Expires Without Returning Indictments

A federal grand jury that has heard from several staff and police officials linked to former Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has expired without returning indictments.

08/19/2014

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Reporters Look Back On Covering Sophie Masloff

There was no one like her before – or since.

08/18/2014

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Too Many Geese Leaving North Shore With A Fowl Problem

If you’ve spent any time on the North Shore, you know the geese are a problem.

08/14/2014

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While Trying To Become More Bike Friendly, City Hits First Bump

As more people are taking to their bicycles as a primary mode of transportation, the city of Pittsburgh is trying to become more bike-friendly.

08/12/2014

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