John Shumway

shumway1 John ShumwayJohn Shumway joined NewsRadio 1020 KDKA in 2004 as co-host of The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert. John began his broadcasting career as a disc jockey for WLAP Radio in Lexington, Kentucky, while he was in college and later moved into the newsroom. After 10 years at WHAS TV and Radio in Louisville, Ky, John came to Pittsburgh in October of 1988. John has been recognized throughout his broadcasting career with regional, state, and national awards.

He resides in the Pittsburgh area with his wife, Sonya, and their two children. In his spare time, John enjoys golf, running, hiking, camping and singing in his church choir.

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Allegheny Co. Health Officials Make Preparations For Possible Ebola Cases

The message was clear, there have been no local cases of Ebola, but those on the front lines are ready if needed.

10/17/2014

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Health Official On Ebola: 7 Quarantined In Ohio

A health official says at least seven people in northeast Ohio are quarantined and being monitored because they had contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola after visiting the area.

10/16/2014

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Northway Mall To Undergo Major Renovation

Big changes are coming to the Northway Mall in Ross Township as it will be renovated and redeveloped.

10/15/2014

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Restrictions Remain In Place On I-70 In Westmoreland County

Part of westbound Interstate 70 is closed in Westmoreland County.

10/15/2014

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PennDOT Rolls Out Effort To Upgrade Traffic Lights

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says a new program to help pay for traffic signal upgrades should reduce congestion.

10/08/2014

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Police ID Driver Who Hit Penn Hill Crossing Guard

Police have identified the woman who was driving a car that crashed, hitting and critically injuring a school crossing guard in Penn Hills Thursday.

10/03/2014

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Excited Pirates Fans Hunt For Wild Card Game Tickets

Only the grass was flying at PNC Park Monday.

09/29/2014

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Pittsburgh Sports Fans Face Tough Decision This Sunday

The Pirates play a big game on Sunday and at the same time the Steelers host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Heinz Field.

09/26/2014

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2nd Driver’s Lawyer: Bus Accident Caused By Malfunction

Three days after a bus ended up shattered on Evergreen Road, accident investigators were at the Port Authority garage going over the crash with a fine tooth comb.

09/25/2014

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Fans Snapping Up Pirates Post-Season Gear

With the memories of the clubhouse celebration freshly painted on the canvas of their minds, Pirates’ fans were snapping up post-season gear Wednesday at PNC Park.

09/24/2014

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Restore Your Old iPhone’s Factory Settings Before Upgrading

Now that the new iPhones are here, you may be one of the many hoping to leave your old phone behind and upgrade.

09/23/2014

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Long-Awaited Theater About To Open At McCandless Crossing

The centerpiece of the McCandless Crossing development is about to lift its curtain.

09/17/2014

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Carlynton Football Coach Says He Resigned Over Player Injury Concerns

A local high school football coach resigned Monday morning, citing safety concerns for his team.

09/16/2014

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Tickets For Last Pirates’ Homestand Of Season Going Fast

You have one more week to see the Pirates play at home before the post-season, and it couldn’t be a more exciting time as they work to stay in playoff contention.

09/12/2014

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Ambridge ROTC Instructor Accused Of Driving Student Around While Intoxicated

A Beaver County ROTC instructor is facing more charges after showing up at a local school, despite being ordered to stay away, after three run-ins with police over the weekend.

09/11/2014

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