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.

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Get Rid Of Hazardous Liquids On Chemical Collection Day

If you have containers of chemicals that can’t be thrown in the trash or require special disposal, Chemical Collection Day lets you get rid of them.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/04/2013

pike 0907 mf3 14050

PA Turnpike Going Green, Adding Electric Fueling Stations

Carl DeFebo Manager of Media and Public Relations for the Pennsylvania Turnpike says the Turnpike is going green.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/04/2013

Black and Gold Sunday

Steelers’ GM Kevin Colbert Recaps The Draft

Rob Pratte hosted Black and Gold Sunday live from Kuhn’s Market on Sunday. He covered the sports stories of the past week, which included the 2013 NFL Draft.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/28/2013

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Experts Comment On Bombing Suspect Being Caught

KDKA’s Rob Pratte tried to understand the chaos in Boston with a panel of experts on his show. From a former CSI investigator, to an attorney, Rob examined the various aspects of the crime and trial to follow.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/21/2013

(credit: Thinkstock)

Opera Lives On In Pittsburgh!

Rob Pratte is an opera connoisseur, and he was joined by Yvonne Hudson and Mildred Miller Posvar Sunday morning.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2013

Black and Gold Sunday

Black & Gold Sunday – April 14, 2013

Rob Pratte hosted Black and Gold Sunday live at Kuhn’s Market. He was joined by Bob Ford, Bob Dvorchak, Mike Bires, and Ted Arneaut.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Local Doctor Explains Origin Of Back Pain

Dr. Richard Rafferty of the Disc Institute of Pittsburgh was with Rob Pratte in studio to discuss back health.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

ROOT Sports Hunting Show Hosts Address Responsible Gun Ownership

Gun enthusiast Jeff Bertoni and the hosts of the Root Sports Hunting show “Right Outside,” Jeff Bowman and Matt Prepelka, all have their own ideas about the respect and responsibility necessary for gun ownership.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/13/2013

(credit: county.allegheny.pa.us)

Duquesne Law Professor: Young Lawyers Want To Serve Community

Duquesne Law School professor Joe Mistick has seen a shift in the motivations behind young lawyers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/13/2013

(Photo Credit: Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)

Black & Gold Sundays – Bruno Sammartino

Rob Pratte and Bob Dvorchak host this special edition of Black and Gold Sunday. Professional wrestling legend/superstar Bruno Sammartino joined Rob and Bob in studio to talk about his past and an upcoming documentary about his life.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Public Affairs Professor Outlines What It Means To Be

After the firing of Pittsburgh City Police Chief Nate Harper and Mayor Luke Ravenstahl announcing he will not run for re-election, Franklin & Marshall College Professor of Public Affairs Dr. G. Terry Madonna spoke with KDKA’s Rob Pratte Saturday to discuss what it means to be Mayor of a city today.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Vaccines That All Children Should Have

Family & Sports Medicine Dr. Edward D. Snell from Cranberry Township joined KDKA’s Rob Pratte Saturday morning to discuss what vaccines are important for children to have.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

(Photo by Cancan Chu/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Retreat Center Changes Lives

Lou Gentile of CSI Investigators talked with KDKA’s Rob Pratte Saturday morning about the Saint Paul of the Cross Monastery located in downtown Pittsburgh and the passing of their friend Frederick Paul Policaro.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

(Photo credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

US Airways, American Airlines Merger’s Effects On Pittsburgh

KDKA’s Rob Pratte talks to State Sen. Jay Costa, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, State Rep. Mark Mustio, and a former airline employee about the US Airways and American Airlines merger and its effects on the region.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

(Photo Credit: CBS)

The Future Of The PLCB

What will happen to the state stores after the Pa. House of Representatives moved quickly on a bill to privatized the state liquor stores?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

previous

next

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,172 other followers