Ralph is an investigative reporter and produces a weekly segment called “Crime Stoppers” in cooperation with local police departments. This segment provides information to viewers about unsolved cases in an effort to bring the fugitives to justice. Ralph is well known for his gritty no-nonsense style and his track record of being first to break major stories.
Ralph started his broadcast career in 1968 as a radio talk show host with WAFS-AM in Amsterdam, New York. From 1967 to 1976, he worked as an announcer and then news director at radio station WPTR, in Albany, New York. In 1974, Ralph joined The New York Daily News as a special Albany correspondent. Two years later, he began working at WTEN-TV in Albany, New York as a weekend anchor, special projects coordinator, and general assignment/features reporter. While he was at WTEN-TV, Ralph received an award for producing the best local radio commercial.
Ralph recently, was the recipient of distinguished service award from the 2,000 member Pennsylvania Homicide Investigators Association – in recognition of his work with Western Pennsylvania Police Agencies.
Ralph attended Emerson College in Boston and currently lives in the South Hills. His hobbies include bike riding, weightlifting and jogging.
Beth Gresock of Ross Township was awakened early Friday morning by someone moving about downstairs in her Lillac Avenue home.
An elderly woman as able to escape after fire broke out in her home Wednesday night in Plum.
KDKA-TV Investigator Mary Griffin has learned that the Allegheny County District Attorney’s office is now investigating whether the mother of Travis Grayson gave him alcohol, and if she knew he was drunk when he left their home Saturday night.
It was a scoreless game until the top of the ninth, when St. Louis put three runs on the board.
Police and the Beaver County Coroner’s Office are investigating the death of a small child.
Authorities are in Monaca where a body has been pulled from the Ohio River.
The Thomas Jefferson High School Class of 1965 kicked off their 50th class reunion weekend Friday night by remembering one of their own.
A woman in a wheelchair suffered serious injuries when police say a car ran a stop sign in East Liberty Thursday afternoon and struck her as she was in a crosswalk.
The Confederate flag has been a source of controversy and debate across the country lately, and now it’s become an issue in a local school district.
The Plum School Board met Tuesday night for more than three hours with members focusing on, among other things, bus transportation, district finances and lights for the school gym.
UPMC announced Friday night that a third transplant patient has died and mold is suspected to have contributed to the patient’s death.
A baby was flown to the hospital after police say he was ejected from an ATV he was on with two drunk adults.
Police are investigating a violent home invasion in Stowe Township.
The City of Pittsburgh is experiencing more and more shootings, many involving young suspects and victims.
An overflow crowd of fracking opponents showed up Monday night at a Churchill Borough Council meeting.