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.
The four Democratic candidates running for Mayor of Pittsburgh spoke with Bill Rehkopf the day before the Primary.
All eyes were on the Ways and Means Committee when they took up the IRS issue.
Penguins hockey is the greatest time of the year for fans in the city and around the world!
Two women who know all too well what the three women who escaped a home in Cleveland after being held for more than 10 years talked to KDKA’s Bill Rehkopf.
The Center for Disease Control put out a report stating that suicide rates among American’s aged 35-64 has risen 28% over the past ten years.
The wife of former Kaufman County justice of the peace arrested in Texas murder case.
Can where you live have an effect on if you have a child born with autism. The Center for disease control says that 1 out of 88 kids are affected with ASD (autism Spectrum Disorder) which is why The University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health and Dr. Evelyn Talbot are performing a study to find out if the environment and peoples surroundings is a precursor to Autism.
With just weeks until the mayoral primary, Democratic hopeful Jack Wagner received another endorsement from a well-known Pittsburgh political figure.
Are you or someone you know affected by Autism? We’re partnering with Autism Speaks to help put the puzzle pieces together on Autism.
In a story featured in Sunday’s issue of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reporter Andrew Conte goes in depth on how sharing files could lead to your most personal information being stolen by computer hackers.
Are UPMC and Highmark really not-for-profit? Pittsburgh City Council is speaking out today against a state bill that would remove their power to go after big non-profits for property taxes.
Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith, the chair of the city’s public safety committee, is teaming up with Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss to propose police policy changes.
This week marks what would have been Mr. Rogers’ 85th birthday.
Citing the need to finish out his four-year Senate term, Pennsylvania State Sen. Jim Ferlo on Friday announced he was dropping out of the race for Pittsburgh mayor.
Ever since the horrible earthquake several years ago in Haiti local ladies Jamie & Allie McMutrie who are the founders of HaitianFamiliesFirst.org.