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. 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.
Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game’s history and the world’s second largest lottery prize.
Pittsburghers spend 39 hours a year sitting in traffic and that adds up to more than $800 in wasted fuel, but there could be help on the way.
Like an artist’s palette, impatiens are summer’s color splash. However, a plant disease is making its way north that will have a major effect on them this year.
Police have released some surveillance video as the search continues for the suspect in a gas station robbery in Ross Township Wednesday morning.
Thousands of customers in the Pittsburgh area have Verizon FIOS service and if you’re one of them, chances are you have a control box with a battery. More and more customers are experiencing problems with their batteries.
Cooperation with City Council continues to be a hot button issue in the Pittsburgh mayoral race with Jack Wagner putting Bill Peduto on the defensive about not cooperating with some members of council.
A rally was held downtown as the Pittsburgh Penguins get ready to take on the New York Islanders in the opening round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
It’s becoming an annual tradition that the Pittsburgh Penguins qualify for the playoffs and they plan on keeping up a popular tradition for fans this year.
KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald about “See Something, Say Something, Send Something.”
There’s a twist in this weekend’s closure of the Squirrel Hill Tunnel. Crews are doing work on a dam at the Edgewood-Swissvale exit. The problem: the exit ramp has been a mode of re-entry to the Parkway for the Squirrel Hill Tunnel detour.
It’s not exactly the “if a tree falls in the forest” scenario, but A.J. Burnett threw a one-hit gem Wednesday night and there were only about 9,500 fans in the stands to see it.
Some pet owners opt to have a veterinarian come into their home to make the process more comfortable for both them and the pet. However, new a new law is quickly putting a stop to that option, which many are hoping will be changed soon.
For every runner the story is personal.
In its prime, Canonsburg Lake would draw people from all over the area to fish and swim. Lately, the lake has become shallow and some are worried it will disappear if something isn’t done to preserve it.
A Bethel Park specialty running store makes running gear for those running in today’s Boston Marathon from Pittsburgh.
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