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’s a new scam alert for Pennsylvania Turnpike EZ Pass customers.
After more than 20 years of Pittsburgh winters, summers and rush hours, the Parkway West is in need of an overhaul.
Students at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities will see tuition increase by about 3 percent in the coming school year.
After its original tenants of Kmart and Kroger, one corner in McCandless has been a retail underachiever.
A new study suggests that DEET, a mosquito repellent, may not be effective in the long run, but local experts argue otherwise.
Everyone knows it’s illegal to drink and drive, but officials are also cracking down on drinking and boating.
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ search for a new coach appears to be complete.
Two children have died after a tree came crashing down on top of the car they were riding in Monday afternoon in Somerset County.
Enough is enough. That’s the message from Mayor Bill Peduto after this weekend’s mess left behind after the Luke Bryan concert at Heinz Field.
Local police and the Better Business Bureau are both warning people about the dangers of being robbed and scammed by people who are claiming to be door-to-door salespeople.
Officials are investigating a reported bear sighting in Mount Lebanon.
It finally feels like summer as the Three Rivers Arts Festival kicks off this weekend.
Police in Butler County are warning residents about so-called “distraction” burglaries.
Did you see the special show in the sky over Downtown Pittsburgh this afternoon?
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has become a hot button issue since his release in exchange for five Taliban members this past weekend.