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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Former Jeannette H.S. Coach To Stand Trial For Inappropriate Contact With 2 Students

A former Jeannette High School wrestling coach charged with inappropriate contact with two students was in court Thursday.

07/02/2015

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Youngest “Greensburg 6″ Member Re-Sentenced To Life In Prison

Prosecutors say she was the instigator behind the torture and killing of a mentally disabled woman.

07/01/2015

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Shooting Of Latrobe Standoff Suspect Ruled Justified

A 17-hour stand off in Latrobe on July 19, 2013 ended with the suspect dead. Today the findings from a corner’s inquest into the incident were released.

06/30/2015

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Man To Stand Trial In Indiana Co. Child Abuse Case

A man appeared in court Tuesday, accused of beating a child so severely that doctors believed the boy was in an automobile accident.

06/30/2015

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Longtime New Kensington Business Owner Considers Closing Shop After Robbery

Police are looking for the men who robbed a New Kensington shoe repair shop Friday afternoon.

06/27/2015

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State Police Telling Westmoreland Co. Residents To Lock Their Vehicles After Break-Ins

State Police in Westmoreland County are investigating after a string of recent vehicle break-ins in a number of local communities.

06/26/2015

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Parents Praying For New Liver For Boy Desperately In Need Of Transplant

Since he entered the world, 2-year-old Lucas Goeller’s been fighting the good fight in an effort to stay alive.

06/25/2015

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Flight 93 National Memorial Visitor Center To Open Sept. 10

National Park Service officials say a $26 million visitor center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will open to the public Sept. 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks.

06/25/2015

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Cops: Burrell H.S. Substitute Teacher Sought Nude Pics From Student

A Westmoreland County substitute teacher has been charged with soliciting nude photos from a 17-year-old female student.

06/24/2015

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Couple Accused Of Doing Heroin At 3-Year-Old’s Birthday Party

An Indiana County couple is accused of doing heroin at a 3-year-old’s birthday party.

06/23/2015

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Rolling Stones Fans Pack Heinz Field

It’s been a decade since they last played in Pittsburgh.

06/20/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Airshow Comes Back

They’ve been having airshows at the Westmoreland County Airport for nearly half a century.

06/19/2015

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34 Charged In Western Pa. Drug Ring After Year-Long Investigation

Criminal charges have been filed against dozens of people for allegedly distributing or possessing drugs in Western Pennsylvania.

06/18/2015

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Mystery Surrounds Brownsville Middle School Principal’s Suspension

The principal of Brownsville Middle School has been placed on unpaid leave.

06/17/2015

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Fayette Co. Bank Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat

Police are investigating a bomb threat at a bank in Redstone Township, Fayette County Tuesday morning.

06/16/2015

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