Ross Guidotti

guidotti Ross GuidottiPittsburgh native and Point Park graduate Ross Guidotti joined KDKA-TV in 2001 as a general assignment reporter.

During his career, Ross has covered major stories including hurricanes, forest fires, efforts to impeach former President Bill Clinton and the Sago mine disaster.

In 1995 he began reporting for WHSV-TV in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In 1996 he moved to WJAC-TV in Johnstown, Pennsylvania and in 1998. In Johnstown, Ross wrote, produced and hosted the Emmy nominated special “Who Will Protect the Children?” WTVR-TV in Richmond, Virginia was the next stop. Ross has also been nominated for 3 Emmys and was awarded one in 2003. Ross was also awarded A Golden Quill, and an Associated Press Award in 2003.

Ross served in the United States Marine Corps and is a Desert Storm veteran. His hobbies include anything mechanical, weight-training, playing and coaching ice hockey, skiing and golf.

2 Adults Charged In Connection With Teen’s Shooting Death Working On Plea Deals

Two adults, charged in connection with the shooting death of a 13-year-old boy in Westmoreland County, are working on plea deals.


Plane Goes Down At Rostraver Airport, Leaves 1 Person Dead

One person was killed when a small plane went down and burst into flames at the Rostraver Airport Wednesday afternoon.


Police: Home Invasion Suspect Forced Woman To Drive To ATM, Take Out Money

Police are investigating after a man forced his way into a home and forced a woman inside to drive to an ATM to take out money.


School Bus Driver Killed In Derry Twp. Crash

Police are investigating after a school bus driver was killed in a crash in Derry Township Monday morning.


‘It’s Snow Big Deal’: Parts Of Western Pa. Socked By Spring Snowfall

Parts of Fayette, Somerset and Westmoreland counties saw quite a bit of snow on Friday as Mother Nature decided we needed a blast of winter in spring.


Man Just Released From Jail Arrested For Trying To Steal Teen’s Shoes

A man who was released from jail a few days ago was only free a few hours before landing back behind bars.


Paging Doctor Dad: North Huntingdon Man Delivers When Son Makes Early Appearance

Jeremy and Aimee Miller of North Huntingdon have two beautiful children and were expecting a third to show up in about a week or two.


Police Recover Thousands Of Dollars In Jewelry Stolen During Pawn Shop Burglar

A suspect accused of burglarizing a Westmoreland County pawn shop was supposed to be in court today, but his hearing was delayed.


State Police Investigating Racist Rap Video Made By Hempfield Students

State police and Hempfield Area School District officials are investigating after a racist rap video was posted on social media.


Some Westmoreland Co. Movie Theaters Undergoing Changes, Upgrades

A few local movie theaters are going through some big upgrades, and that means changes for the moviegoers who use them.


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Fayette County School District To Close 4 Elementary Schools

The Connellsville Area School Board has voted to close four of the district’s eight elementary schools.


Court Adjudicated Youth Home Worker Facing Institutional Sex Assault Charge

A worker at a residence of court adjudicated youth is facing charges for allegedly having sex with a resident.


Tiny Town, Known As “The Village That Garbage Built,” Up For Sale

Tiny house living is all the rage these days. People are getting rid of their mini-mansions and buying something, well, much smaller.


1 Dead In South Huntingdon Twp. Trench Collapse

One person has died after a trench collapsed in Westmoreland County Wednesday morning.


Police: Man Opens Fire On Vehicle In Route 51 Road Rage Incident

Police are looking for a man accused of firing a shot at another vehicle during a Westmoreland County road rage incident.



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