Marty Griffin

marty griffin Marty GriffinLooking for some inside juice? Marty Griffin is your man. Born and raised in Shadyside, a graduate of Ohio University and road-tested in Texas, Marty is here to stir things up in his hometown. Marty is also one of the KDKA-TV Investigators. He’s a past recipient of three prestigious Regional Emmys for Outstanding Investigative Reporting and also won a Broadcast Achievement Award for an undercover story about Michael Irvin and the Dallas Cowboys.

He was named the Best Talk Show Host in Pittsburgh in 2008 for the Pittsburgh Achievement in Radio Awards. Marty shakes things up weekdays 9 am to noon on The Voice of Pittsburgh.

Marty and his wife Kristine have two daughters and a son.

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Get Marty: Man Gets Water Bills For Home Razed In 2014

For 18 months, Richard Beatty was sent water bills to a home that no longer existed. That’s when he called Get Marty.

07/29/2015

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Get Marty: Homewood Residents Call For Action To Fix Collapsing Street

Folks in Homewood are convinced their neighborhood streets will finally get repaired after reaching out to Get Marty.

07/20/2015

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Get Marty: Dick’s Donates To Youth Football Team That Had Equipment Stolen

Dick’s Sporting Good stepped up big time for a Get Marty report.

07/06/2015

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PennDOT Computer Glitch Leaves Man Driving With “Apparent” Stolen Plates

A PennDOT computer glitch left one local man in quite a predicament.

06/30/2015

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Former Kennywood Employee To Stand Trial On Child Porn Charges

A former Kennywood employee accused of possessing child pornography will stand trial.

06/30/2015

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Foreign Suspect Indicted In UPMC Identity Theft Tax Case

A federal grand jury has indicted a foreign citizen in a conspiracy to file more than 900 phony federal tax returns seeking $2.2 million in refunds by using employee information stolen from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

06/26/2015

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Zelienople Leaders Thankful To Mysterious Donor Who Makes July 4th Celebration Possible

A mysterious donor has once again come through in a local community, and it’s their gift of gold that will help pay for the red, white and blue.

06/24/2015

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Get Marty: Giant Water Slide Event Turns Into Nightmare For Some

A recent water slide event called Slide the City had a record number of people reaching out to KDKA and Get Marty with complaints.

06/17/2015

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Investigators: 30-Pound 12-Year-Old Putting On Weight, Mother May Have Become Overwhelmed

A 12-year-old girl from Ohio, who weighs just 30 pounds, is being treated at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

06/10/2015

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Get Marty: Mother Reaches Out To Get Her Obese, Severely Disabled Son Help

He’s nearly 700 pounds. He has an IQ of 70. His name is Anthony, and his mother is desperate to get him help.

06/09/2015

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Get Marty: Eagle Scout Working To Restore 200-Year-Old Penn Hills Cemetery

An Eagle Scout candidate trying to save a 200-year-old cemetery reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty.

05/19/2015

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Get Marty: Woman Tries To Cut Phone Bill In Half, Ends Up With $4,000 Bill

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Have you seen the TV commercial where Sprint offers to cut rate plans in half? Kathleen Forte of Perryopolis certainly did. She decided to take Sprint up on that offer, but instead […]

05/13/2015

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Get Marty: Community Pulls Together To Help Boy With Cerebral Palsy

A Plum family with a special needs child reached out to KDKA and Get Marty, and it looks like the whole community stepped up.

05/11/2015

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Get Marty: New Law Gives Death Benefits To Families Of Campus Officers Who Die On Duty

A local woman came to KDKA’s Get Marty months ago hoping to get death benefits for her husband, who was the police chief on a local college campus.

05/06/2015

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Get Marty: 2 Couples In Wedding Day Photo Nightmare Seek Help

Two local newlywed couples who could not get their wedding pictures from photographers reached out to KDKA’S Get Marty.

04/30/2015

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