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.
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.
There’s good news and there’s bad news for drivers who use the Parkway West.
Monday marks the official start of deer season in Pennsylvania.
The Turnpike Commission is anticipating roughly 3.2 million vehicles on the state roadway from Tuesday to Sunday.
At no other time of the year is our hurry-up society more in a hurry than during the run-up to Thanksgiving.
New research indicates we lose about one teenage life an hour in this country to texting and driving, and the numbers are rising.
Americans should be alert to the possible travel risks, especially during the holidays, following increased terrorist threats around the world, the State Department warned on Monday.
It was mid-morning and 94-year-old Margaret Kotula was in the midst of the routine she’s enjoyed in her home of 80 years on Washington Street in Leetsdale.
A driver is making allegations against a former Steelers player. He says it started when their vehicles were involved in a fender bender downtown.
The Pittsburgh Mills Mall is facing foreclosure. Its owner owes nearly $143 million. But at least for now, the mall says it is business as usual.
Fresh on the heels of a KDKA Investigation into unpaid tolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, the Pennsylvania Auditor General launched an audit of the turnpike today.
If you’re planning on driving into Pittsburgh this weekend, you may want to allow for some extra time to get around.
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.