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.
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Severe weather Tuesday afternoon and evening left behind some scattered damage and flooding around the area.
Police in Westmoreland County say they’ve solved a recent string of thefts at the Greenwood Cemetery in Lower Burrell.
Several students were involved in what appears to be a senior prank at Chartiers Valley High School in Bridgeville.
Officials in Beaver County have recovered the body of an elderly man who disappeared after wandering away from his home in the middle of the night.
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A Washington County man is now at a rehabilitation facility in Canonsburg after a nearly two-month stay in a Florida hospital.
State Police have charged three men in connection with the disappearance of 5 foster care kids in Westmoreland County.
The new owners of an abandoned recycling plant say they have a plan to clean up the mess.
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