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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Remember When: Alleged ‘American Idol’ Trespasser Goes To Court

It was three years ago today that a woman, who was arrested for forcing her way into an audition for “American Idol,” spoke out about the ordeal.

10/17/2014

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Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Director Addresses Local Ebola Fears

As fears over Ebola creep closer to home, local health officials are doing all they can to ease the minds of those worried about it.

10/15/2014

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State Police Fear Ambush Suspect Is Looking To Strike Again

Investigators fear the man suspected of killing one trooper and wounding a second is looking to strike again, the head of the Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday.

10/14/2014

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Get Marty: Family Faces $12,000 Water Bill From PWSA Error

A Mount Washington couple was facing an enormous water bill that was issued in error. So, they reached out to KDKA and Get Marty.

10/13/2014

(Source: Dominique Sabol)

Get Marty: Woman Demands Refund After Her New Puppy Is Diagnosed With Parvo

A local woman who bought a puppy for her 3-year-old daughter reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty.

10/03/2014

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Get Marty: Woman Gets Help Tackling $13,000 Electricity Bill

A Wilkinsburg woman in desperate need of help for a massive electric bill reached out to KDKA-TV’S Get Marty for help.

09/29/2014

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Get Marty: Obscure Pa. Law Causes Battle Between Grieving Family, Cemetery

A Beaver County family reached out to KDKA and Get Marty after the loss of a loved one and a battle with a local cemetery.

09/25/2014

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Get Marty: Blind Man Looks To Access Bus Drivers For Help

Much of what Dave Milliren does is by touch and feel.

09/22/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Tim Lawson)

PennDOT Truck Overturns, Spilling Paint Into Creek

Three people were injured when a PennDOT line painting truck went off the road, overturned and ended up in a creek in Beaver County this afternoon.

09/18/2014

(Source: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police: Trooper Shooting Suspect Was In “Military Simulation Unit”

The suspect in last week’s fatal ambush outside a rural Pennsylvania State Police barracks belonged to a “military simulation unit” whose members play the role of soldiers from eastern Europe, police said Wednesday.

09/17/2014

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Raccoons In Ceiling Force Local Woman To Get Marty

A Pittsburgh woman says she had a serious raccoon problem in her home, and her landlord wouldn’t do anything about it for a year.

09/15/2014

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Get Marty: Many Seniors Struggling Without Stair Lifts

Betty McCullough’s struggle is hard to watch. Every step on every stair is an excruciating journey through different levels of pain.

09/12/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Tim Lawson)

Woman Dies In Wilkinsburg Apartment Fire

A house fire in Wilkinsburg has left one woman dead.

09/11/2014

(Source: Beaver Police)

Police: Man Exposed Himself, Used Hidden Cameras To Video Under Girls’ Skirts At Library

Police have arrested a Lawrence County man accused of both exposing himself, and using hidden cameras to capture video of girls in a Beaver County library.

09/03/2014

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Mayor Peduto Talks New Police Chief, Resolving Unrest Among Force

Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Chief Executive Rich Fitzgerald joined Marty Griffin in studio on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA’s monthly “Ask the Leaders”.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/03/2014

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