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.
Driving through the Fort Pitt Tunnel is an adventure on the best of days.
PennDOT is trying to figure out why the lights on the Parkway West aren’t coming on when the sun sets.
Health officials expect the number of people sickened by an E. coli outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants to grow while they investigate the cause of the infection.
Yes, there was a hockey game, yes the Penguins won, but that was not the big story of the night at CONSOL Energy Center. It was the great puck theft.
The Pentagon says U.S. fighter jets are tracking an unmanned Army surveillance blimp that tore loose from its ground tether in Maryland and is drifting north over Pennsylvania.
Outdoor retailer Recreational Equipment, Inc., known as REI, has announced it will buck Black Friday and close its 143 stores on the Friday after Thanksgiving.
As is no surprise, you’ll want to avoid the Parkway West while planning your weekend activities.
After years of hoaxes and fake photos floating around the Internet, today is actually the future date shown in the movie Back To The Future II.
The brand new Hulton Bridge officially opened Tuesday.
With the Pirates in a race for the division title, as well as holding back Tuesday’s opponent, the Chicago Cubs, in the wildcard race, fans are coming out in big numbers.
The unofficial end of the summer is drawing near. The Labor Day weekend will also bring a break to drivers who are sick of road work, but not everyone wanted it that way.
The trailer is out for Will Smith’s new movie “Concussion,” which was shot in Pittsburgh.
Yesterday’s shooting is just one of many multiple killings that have people around the country calling for better gun control and help for those with mental illness.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, it appears Michael Vick is en route to Pittsburgh to meet with the team.
A pilot is sharing his dramatic story after a malfunction caused him to land his plane on the Kiski River, then swim to shore.