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.
Kenny Chesney’s “Big Revival Tour” is coming to Pittsburgh this weekend; and anytime Chesney comes to town, so do thousands of his fans.
Pittsburgh was a hot topic at Recon (the global convention for the shopping center industry) in Las Vegas last week.
Police have filed summary and misdemeanor charges against nine juveniles who were allegedly involved in the disturbance at Kennywood earlier this month.
Many local school districts are now making annual lip-dub videos, which are a rolling lip sync of a song involving the entire student body in one continuous shot.
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost 8-5 to the Minnesota Twins last night, but fans are still buzzing about a spectacular homer by Pedro Alvarez. The boat’s owner wants the ball back.
Sticker shock has hit the gas pumps again.
Pennsylvania Game Commission officials are working to release a bear they captured in Monroeville Thursday.
A black bear that’s been wandering around Monroeville the last few days will soon be released back into the wild after Pennsylvania Game Commission officials successful trapped it on Thursday evening.
One of the movie theaters in the North Hills is closing its doors.
As 22-year-old Samantha Davis’ jeep teetered on the edge of the 18th Street sidewalk, headlights illuminated the barricades that closed off the street and detoured cars.
If just thinking about fleas makes you want to scratch the back of your neck, you are not alone.
A controversy has been ignited over people lighting up near Allegheny General Hospital.
There is nothing like walking into PNC Park on a spring evening and taking in the sounds, and smells of the ballpark.
A man running for office is facing charges after allegedly stealing an opponent’s campaign sign and leading police on a brief chase – while drunk.
State police are trying to figure out who put obscene pictures and homophobic graffiti onto people’s homes and garages in West Kittanning.