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.

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Severe Storms Move Through Area, Bringing Hail & Causing Damage

Thunderstorms and showers moved through the region Monday night, bringing hail, heavy rains and lightning, and causing damage.

2 hours ago

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Husband Shot In Head, Wife Held At Gunpoint During Uniontown Robbery

Police in Uniontown are investigating a home invasion during which the suspects held the wife at gunpoint then shot the husband in the head.

11 hours ago

fire at fayette co methadone clinic

Fire Consumes Several Businesses In Fayette Co. Shopping Center

A massive fire swept through a Fayette County shopping center Friday, destroying a methadone clinic and causing smoke damage to several businesses.

07/24/2015

UFO statue in Kecksburg, Pa.

Kecksberg Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of Possible UFO Sighting

Kecksberg, Pa. is a quaint little town in Westmoreland County, known for one thing – something – that crashed there 50 years ago.

07/23/2015

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Coroner’s Inquest Looking Into Fatal Hempfield Twp. Police Shooting

A coroner’s inquest is being held today to investigate the death of a man who was shot by police in Hempfield Township.

07/23/2015

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Police: Westmoreland Co. Man Arrested For Driving ATV While Drunk

A Westmoreland County man was arrested after police pulled him over while he was driving a tractor.

07/22/2015

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State Police Issue Warning About Bogus $50 Bills Being Passed Around In Pa.

State police have issued a warning after bogus $50 bills were spotted around the area.

07/21/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed In Westmoreland County Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in an accident Tuesday morning in Westmoreland County.

07/21/2015

Thomas Beaken Mugshot

Man Allegedly Runs Over Girlfriend In Westmoreland County Parking Lot

A man is facing charges after allegedly running over his girlfriend in a Westmoreland County parking lot.

07/20/2015

Teamsters Local 30 Credit Union, Federal Credit Union Stolen Money, Westmoreland County Credit Union

Westmoreland Co. Woman Jailed, Accused Of Stealing $50,000 From Bank

A Westmoreland County woman was jailed on charges she stole $50,000 for a local bank.

07/17/2015

Clair Fink III, Clair Fink, Ligonier, Clair Fink III Arrested, Clair Fink III Charged

Man Taken Into Custody In Connection With Crash That Killed Ligonier Twp. Officer

A man has been taken into custody in connection with a crash that killed a Ligonier Township Police lieutenant earlier this year.

07/16/2015

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Angry Munhall Residents Sound Off About State Of Homestead Cemetery

Tempers flared in Munhall Wednesday evening as residents continue their fight to try and save the Homestead Cemetery, which has run out of cash.

07/15/2015

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Man Charged With Hitting State Trooper On Route 119 Going To Trial

A man charged with hitting a state trooper as the officer was picking up debris along a local highway is going to trial.

07/15/2015

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Man Charged With Taking 3 Kids To Drug Deal

A man is facing charges after allegedly bringing his three kids to a drug deal over the weekend.

07/14/2015

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Rev. Edward Malesic To Be Installed As Greensburg Bishop

A pastor from Harrisburg will be installed today as the new bishop of the Greensburg Catholic Diocese.

07/13/2015

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