John 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.
You can only imagine the skepticism when the phone rang in the Allegheny County Parks director’s office this week and a woman on the other end said, “a woman said her family had just caught a piranha in North Park Lake.”
A local teen was on the Nice waterfront Thursday night watching the Bastille Day fireworks. As she began to walk home, everything changed.
You can’t miss the stage inside PNC Park rising above the batter’s eye, waiting for the downbeat.
With the Fourth of July coming on Monday, Americans are stretching the weekend, beginning Thursday and running through the holiday.
A woman is accused of severely beating her 92-year-old mother and holding her against her will.
They’re one of the most popular fitness trackers around, but a new study says Fitbit might not be as accurate as you think.
A Thursday afternoon downpour on the Hulton Bridge was an accent to what crews have been dealing with the last couple of weeks as they try to get the roadway ready.
A new program from Duquesne Light is helping people lower their electric bills.
Women may need more sleep, because they use more of their brains? Science says it’s true.
The City of Pittsburgh is putting the finishing touches on this weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Fort Couch Road and 19 are the heart of the business corridor of the South Hills of Pittsburgh, and it’s about to beat even louder.
Google is working to grow Wi-Fi access in Pittsburgh neighborhoods.
A young boy who had his arm ripped off in a log-cutting accident has undergone several re-attachment surgeries and is doing well.
The freeze-thaw cycle is being blamed for causing a large water main break in Oakland that’s causing a lot of headaches for drivers.
If you have ever been perplexed and thought, “There has to be a better way,” well there just might be. Only, no one told you about it.