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.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has fired the director of the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System a month after the department says internal investigators determine she committed unspecified “conduct unbecoming a senior executive.”
Thousands of potentially dangerous guardrails line the roads of Pennsylvania. Some say a particular part of the guardrail could have a fatal flaw.
There few things more frustrating than that phone call from your credit card company’s security department letting you know your account has been compromised and they need to cancel your card.
They may be cute grazing in your backyard, but when deer vehicle accidents topped 200 in the 10 square miles of Upper St. Clair in 2004, they said enough is enough.
A 15-year-old girl has been taken into custody after Pittsburgh Public School officials say she had a knife at Oliver High School and refused to surrender the weapon until school police arrived.
After seeing gas prices in the mid-$3 range for month, the prices are finally starting to come down.
From North Strabane in the south to McCandless in the north, watch your driving on Route 19 for the next month.
Earth movers are busily clearing away the natural surface of a couple of ball fields in Mount Lebanon’s municipal park.
Police trying to check on a parolee at a home in Washington County say they arrested three men accused of packaging heroin to sell.
Some people paint the town. A western Pennsylvania man just painted a little stretch of Main Street, and now he’s in trouble for it.
A deer was rescued from the Highland Park Reservoir Monday night.
The message was clear, there have been no local cases of Ebola, but those on the front lines are ready if needed.
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.
Big changes are coming to the Northway Mall in Ross Township as it will be renovated and redeveloped.
Part of westbound Interstate 70 is closed in Westmoreland County.