He returns to KDKA after helping to launch sister CBS station All News 99.1 WNEW in Washington, D.C.
Before that, Bill was the morning news anchor at KDKA, succeeding the retiring Bob Kopler.
Prior to coming home to Pittsburgh, Bill was the News Director at WPOC in Baltimore, where he led the station’s marathon local coverage of the events of September 11.
He also provided coverage of the D.C. sniper story and the funerals of Presidents Reagan and Ford for stations across the country.
Bill is a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician and enjoys church, boating and sports with his wife and two children.
State Senator pushing for the legalization of marijuana reacts to the arrest of two Steeler running backs.
So far no charges have been filed against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart in connection with a deadly crash Saturday night at a Sprint-car race in New York.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Captain Wild Bill Wichrowski may be known as the short-tempered skipper of the Cape Caution on Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch,” but at heart, he’s just a normal fisherman from Pittsburgh. [...]
It looks like it is going to be lights out the an iconic Mt. Washington sign. Hear about the efforts to save it.
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed over 700 lives. Should we be worried about virus reaching the United States?
Could a solar flare knock out our access to the technology we use everyday? A local professor explains the chances and circumstances.
The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership is celebrating 20 years of business.
Find out where Pittsburgh ranks on the list of 2014 Top Cities for the 4th of July.
The story that started a fund for a 3 Year Old kicked out of a KFC turns out to be a hoax. Are there more stories like this out there? How common are they?
The KDKA Afternoon News is taking a look at Luke Bryan this weekend from a variety of viewpoints.
Have you checked out the Hays bald eagle cam lately?
UPMC Children’s Hospital ranks in U.S. News World Reports Top 10 Children’s hospitals.
World War II Veteran talks about his experience with D-Day.
Remembering author and poet Maya Angelou, who died at the age of 86.
College grads are putting life milestones on hold because they are dealing with piles of student debt.