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.
What happened at Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook brought into the nation’s spotlight the need to be able to text a 911 call center for help.
If you asked your customers how well your business was serving them and 76 percent said “poor,” it would definitely get your attention.
With a pounding relentless, the steel beams for the beltway bridge are being driven down to Washington County bedrock.
Before you pull into your neighborhood gas station anxious to see a dramatic drop in prices because the state is dumping summer blend RVP gasoline, there is something you should know.
A chorus of frogs echoed across the waters of Deer Lakes Park Wednesday, heralding a perfect day to fish or walk.
In municipalities all over, they’re taking another look at how their meetings begin.
There’s nothing like that sinking feeling when the low fuel light comes on or the “miles to empty” hits single digits.
For many, the Pittsburgh Marathon is more than a race.
Concerned by the rising number of accidents on Interstate 70, state police are stepping up speed enforcement.
It is hands down Pittsburgh’s biggest spectacle of the year.
The NBA has banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life.
There will be some major headaches for drivers, as two bridge projects get underway.
Officials are investigating after a Range Resources impoundment started leaking.
The banners are hung, the CONSOL Energy Center is dressed in its Stanley Cup finest and the last-minute ticket shuffle is on.
The LeMont restaurant on Mount Washington has reopened following a landslide earlier this week.