Kym Gable

kim gable web Kym GableKym Gable joined the KDKA News Team in 2006 as a part-time reporter. She can also occasionally be seen behind the anchor desk on weekends.

Before coming to KDKA, Kym worked at FOX 53 in Pittsburgh and in her hometown of Wheeling, W. Va. as an anchor at WTOV.

She is a member of the non-profit organization Women In Film and Media, where she mentors young women in the broadcasting industry.

Kym likes to refer to herself as a “story-teller.” She makes it a goal to gain the trust of her interview subjects and give viewers a unique perspective of the big story of the day.

Kym lives in the South Hills with her husband and twin daughters. She volunteers and teaches CCD at her church, St. Joan of Arc, and is active in her school’s PTO organization. Kym also volunteers her time supporting many charity organizations throughout Pittsburgh.

Kym has an extensive dance and theater background, and still enjoys taking dance classes at the studio her children attend.

She has training in the martial arts, in the Goju ryu style of karate.

Always thrilled by getting “that great deal,” Kym considers herself an expert bargain-shopper and coupon-clipper and loves sharing her saving secrets with others.

She graduated Magna Cum Laude from West Liberty University.

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Acting Police Chief Meets With Pittsburgh Community Groups

Acting Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert made his first town hall style appearance since taking over the bureau as he addressed several community groups on Wednesday evening.

12/01/2016

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Police Go Door-To-Door, Warn Pitt Students As Number Of Break-Ins Grows

Pittsburgh Police and University of Pittsburgh Police are implementing targeted patrols in Oakland after several break-ins.

11/21/2016

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First-Of-Its-Kind Display To Debut On Rachel Carson Bridge On Light Up Night

The city will soon kick off the holiday season with the popular, annual Light Up Night celebration in Downtown Pittsburgh.

11/17/2016

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After Polls Close In Pa., Voters Continue To Wait In Hours-Long Lines

Some voters in Westmoreland County are seeing unprecedented lines this Election Day.

11/08/2016

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Boy Not Letting Limiting Injury Define His Future One Year After Horrific Farm Accident

One year ago, a Clarion County boy’s arm was severed in a horrific farm accident, but a year later, he’s playing baseball again.

11/07/2016

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Teenage Girl Fatally Shot Inside Arnold Home

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was shot in the chest Monday at a home in Westmoreland County.

11/07/2016

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School District Begins Campaign To Fight Drug Addiction With Documentary Screening

The Baldwin-Whitehall School District is vowing to stand on the front lines of the battle of the growing drug addiction epidemic.

10/26/2016

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Advocates Demand Changes To School Discipline Policies At Rally In Pittsburgh

In the fight to keep young people out of jail; Pittsburgh is hosting the National Rally for Dignity in Schools.

10/20/2016

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Bloomfield Celebrates Columbus Day With Annual Parade

It’s affectionately known as “Little Italy,” but there’s nothing small about Bloomfield’s Columbus Day parade.

10/09/2016

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Another Gas Drilling Site Near Ft. Cherry Schools Approved Despite Protests From Parents

Despite the pleas from a parent group concerned about air and water quality, the Mount Pleasant Township Board of Supervisors has approved a conditional use permit for Range Resources.

09/28/2016

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Plum School Board Votes To Reinstate Superintendent

On the heels of a legal firm releasing its findings into the handling of the teacher-student sex scandal at Plum School District, the board has voted to reinstate the superintendent.

09/27/2016

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Ellwood City Fire Dept. Raising Money For First Responder With ALS

More than two years after Ellwood City fireman Dick Streckeisen participated in the department’s ALS ice bucket challenge, he never expected he’d be battling the disease today.

09/26/2016

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Local Water Systems Listed In Study On Tap Water Containing Cancer-Causing Chemical

Families in western Pennsylvania, and hundreds of millions more across the country, are drinking tap water containing a cancer-causing chemical.

09/21/2016

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Vehicles Vandalized At Auto Repair Shop On North Side

Pittsburgh Police are looking for the vandals who damaged several cars on the North Side over the weekend.

09/19/2016

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Suspect In Custody After Standoff In Hazelwood

Police have a suspect in custody after a standoff this afternoon in the city’s Hazelwood neighborhood.

09/13/2016

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