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. 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.
Entering the Parkway West just before the Fort Pitt Tunnel is about the last place anyone would want their brakes to stop working.
These nuisance snows are starting to take their toll — not only physically, but financially.
It seems like Pittsburgh International Airport has fewer and fewer options for travelers; but now, one airline is thinking about making Pittsburgh its home.
Once again, the Pittsburgh Penguins are offering something extra to fans. And once again, those fans lined up to take advantage of those deals.
As a way of saying sorry for the NHL lockout, the Penguins are offering fans some sweet deals.
As the snow came down, the roads got progressively worse today. It got so bad that traffic came to a near standstill on the Parkway West. The storm arrived right on schedule and created whiteout conditions throughout the late morning hours.
The Pentagon has lifted its ban on women in combat. United States Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced the historic change on Thursday. But how do people feel about the move?
The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority issued a warning about imposter utility workers to residents on Thursday.
It’s a story that has the nation and the world talking. It was a tragic love story that prompted an outpouring of support for a college football star at Norte Dame. But now, many are shaking their heads after it was revealed the story of Manti Te’o and his girlfriend who died of leukemia was a hoax.
Hockey has returned to Pittsburgh. The regular season kicks off Saturday, but before the Penguins head to Philadelphia this weekend, the team is going all out tonight for the Black & Gold Game.
KDKA-AM’s John Shumay talks to Penguins announce Mike Lange about the return of hockey and what he is hoping for this season.
A Pennsylvania lawyer has filed a request to throw out breath testing for alcohol in the state, just a week after a judge ruled the tests aren’t accurate for analyzing alcohol in the blood.
KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to “Doc” Mike Emrick, the voice of NBC hockey, about the return of hockey.
Steubenville, Ohio, is a typical small town where the high school football team is intertwined with the community’s image.
The ticking of the clock is getting louder for the National Hockey League as they rush towards two deadlines that could mean no hockey this season.
|Full Program Grid|
|7:00 PM||CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley|
|7:30 PM||omg! Insider|
|8:00 PM||Two and a Half Men|
|8:30 PM||Mike & Molly|
|9:00 PM||Criminal Minds|
|11:00 PM||KDKA-TV News at 11|
|11:35 PM||Late Show with David Letterman|