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.
There are two other projects that will have PennDOT’s contractors busy in the coming year and will impact 40,000 drivers each day.
PennDOT will be doing more construction work on Route 65 from the Fort Duquesne Bridge to the McKees Rocks Bridge in 2016.
The round-the-clock work to clean up the rubble left behind on the Parkway East following the implosion of the Greenfield Bridge is continuing.
According to PennDOT, the mega project of 2016 will be the renovation of the Liberty Bridge.
Clean-up is well underway following the implosion of the Greenfield Bridge. It’s a race against time and crews are hoping they can finish, and reopen the Parkway East by New Year’s Eve.
Crews have been prepping for today’s Greenfield Bridge implosion for months.
Fans have waited months to see the latest installment in the Star Wars series, and the die-hard fans are stopping at nothing to be among the first in the theater for the big event.
The unseasonably warm weather the past few weeks may be having some unintended consequences.
KDKA was the first to report about drivers blowing through the toll area on the Turnpike without paying, but that soon could change.
It’s the hot decorating time for this holiday season, spraying green and red laser beams on the front of homes all over the Pittsburgh area.
NFL quarterback Michael Vick got the celebrity treatment as he visited the state Capitol on Tuesday to lobby for a bill to help protect cats and dogs from being left in unattended vehicles.
Monday, seven Super Bowl Steelers were presented diamond-laden “replacement” rings by the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
It’s the light at the end of the tunnel. Work continues on the Parkway West this weekend, but after that, it’s over – at least for a while.
All military combat jobs, including those on the front lines, will be open to women beginning next year.
A local school district has been selected by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to test out a new teaching concept to prevent snow days from piling up.