Rob Pratte

rob pratte sized Rob Pratte

Rob is a proud Beaver County resident. Rob has been with NewsRadio 1020 KDKA since 1984 . He covers a range of topics including travel, home improvement, veterinary medicine and Black and Gold Sunday’s. Along with time on the radio airwaves, Rob has hosted various cable television shows. Rob Pratte has touched millions of lives. His quite remarkable range of talents and “people” power have taken him from board rooms to political back rooms and from Congressional offices to star-studded dressing rooms. In his spare time (if he has any!)

Rob loves working out and hanging with his kids. Rob has three children, Tyler, Robbie and Eva.

Rob Pratte Celebrates Catholic Schools

Rob Pratte talks to Ron Zangaro, principal in waiting of Holy Family Academy about students participating in work-study programs that allow them to recieve a Catholic education as well as gaining valuable work experience to prepare them for life outside of the classroom.

01/30/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Corey O’Connor Looks To Pittsburgh’s Future

With the new administration moved in to the offices downtown, Pittsburgh city councilmen Corey O’Connor talked about where the city can go from here and what the mayor will need to do.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/18/2014

Merry Christmas 770x433

The Feast Of The Seven Fishes With Rob Pratte

The Seven Fishes feast has been an Italian Christmas tradition for decades and KDKA Radio has joined the crowd by celebrating the feast at Kuhn’s Market every Christmas Eve.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/24/2013

Black and Gold Sunday

Ex-Pro Explains Brain Injuries In The NFL

Rob Pratte was joined by Hall of Fame Linemen Joe DeLamielleure to discuss brain injuries in the NFL.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/10/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

Local Woman Deals With Tragic Loss By Writing New Children’s Book

In August 2011, a Pittsburgh woman’s life came to a crashing halt when she lost her husband and 22-month-old daughter in a car accident.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/09/2013

(Photo Courtesy: Dave Crawley)

KDKA’s Dave Crawley Talks About The “Animal Heroes” In His Life

KDKA-TV’s Dave Crawley says he knows some animal heroes and joined Rob Pratte to talk about what he is up to after writing his two books “Cat Poems” and “Dog Poems”.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/02/2013

A Pennsylvania State Police Trooper guards the entrance to a service road. (Photo by TOM MIHALEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Rob Pratte’s Salute To State Troopers

KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte was joined in the studio by Trooper Robin Mungo, Lt. Paul Radatovich, Lou Gentile and Kevin Hughes to honor Pennsylvania State Police troopers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/18/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

How Can We Prevent Drug Abuse Among Kids?

How do you talk to your kids about drug abuse before it’s too late? Lori Vish-Stearns and Kim Andrews from The Reality Tour Organization, which deals with the prevention of drug and alcohol abuse among kids, talk about the consequences that come along with the use and abuse of drugs.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/13/2013

(Photo Credit: CBS)

Congressman Tim Murphy Weighs In On Goverment Shutdown

Weddings have been cancelled, veterans have been turned away from memorials and furloughed employees are unsure if they’ll get a paycheck on Oct. 15, as Sunday marks day six of the government shutdown.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/06/2013

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Can Alternative Fuel Boost The Economy?

Rob Pratte was joined by Rick Price from ProGas and Dave Dudo from BeeMac Trucking to discuss the upcoming Odyssey alternative fuel event.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/06/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

Retail Development Possible With Petro Chemical Plant

Rob Pratte was joined by Pat Nardelli, Joe Dentici, and Lou Gentile to discuss the proposed Petro Chemical Plant.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/15/2013

(Photo Credit: BANARAS KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Trib Reporter In Middle East Talks About Obama Speech Reactions

With President Barack Obama announcing Saturday that he will seek congressional approval to use force in Syria, many are asking: What will happen next in the Middle East?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/01/2013

bg-sundays-e13067008674752

Black And Gold Sunday

Beaver County is known for producing some of the greatest football players of all time.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/25/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Elder Vogel’s Salute To The American Farmer & Veterans

On the Thursday edition of the Inside Story with Marty Griffin, Rob Pratte once again filled in and talked with Pennsylvania State Sen. Elder Vogel.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/22/2013

Jared Hughes

Black And Gold Sunday With Jared Hughes

On this edition of Black and Gold Sunday, Rob Pratte and Ted Arneault were joined by Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Jared Hughes.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/18/2013

next

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,651 other followers