Marty Griffin

Marty Griffin

Looking 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: 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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Officials Warn Students About Posting About Plum Incidents On Social Media

Students at Plum High School say school they’ve been told not to talk about the ongoing teacher-student sexual relations investigations.

04/24/2015

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Get Marty: Help For Widow Facing Eviction Over Sewage Problem

When a local man was told to fix a problem with his home or face eviction, he called Get Marty.

04/23/2015

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Get Marty: Bed & Breakfast Vs. Google

Google – the largest internet search engine in the world – was listing the wrong information for a local, causing the owner to lose money.

04/21/2015

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Worker Fired, Charged With Selling Drugs Out Of PWSA Truck

Police have charged a Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority worker has been suspended from his job and charged with selling heroin out of one of the authority’s trucks.

04/21/2015

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Woman To Stand Trial After Providing Teens With Alcohol At Party

A woman accused of providing alcohol to a group of underage teens during a party at her home is heading to trial.

04/07/2015

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Get Marty: VA Apologizes To Disabled Vet For Not Returning His Phone Calls

A local Korean War veteran tried for nearly two months to get a phone call from the Veterans Administration and couldn’t. That’s when he knew he had to Get Marty.

KDKA-TV–03/30/2015

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Parkway West Focus Of Effort To Get Drivers To Slow Down In Work Zones

The Parkway West is the focus of a renewed effort to get drivers to slow down in work zones.

03/26/2015

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