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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String Of Westmoreland Co. Businesses Ransacked By Thieves

Money gone, a mess left behind — that’s what happened when thieves went from business to business in a Westmoreland County shopping center.

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Veterans’ Crops Poisoned While Away Helping Wounded Warriors

Police in Ligonier are trying to figure out who destroyed part of a local couple’s farm.

05/27/2015

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself From Window To Passing School Buses Going To Trial

A Fayette County man who is a convicted Megan’s Law violator is headed to trial on charges he allegedly exposed himself in a window of the home where he was staying to passing school buses.

05/26/2015

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Man Shot, Killed By Police During Grocery Store Break-In

A man caught robbing a Somerset grocery store was shot and killed by police when they say he refused to give up his weapon.

05/22/2015

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Former HS Guidance Counselor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Student

A former guidance counselor at Ringgold High School in Washington County has been charged with sexually assaulting a student.

05/21/2015

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1 Injured In Uniontown Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting in Uniontown that injured one man.

05/20/2015

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Mount Pleasant Officials Pondering Solutions To High Grass Problem

Officials in Mount Pleasant are trying to figure out how to maintain foreclosed properties around town.

05/19/2015

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Suspect Sought After Killing Family’s Dog, Injuring Second

Police are looking for the person who shot and killed one dog, and injured another.

05/18/2015

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Police Surround Suspect’s Home After Uniontown Shooting Injures 1

One person was taken to Uniontown Hospital after being shot at a bar Thursday morning.

05/14/2015

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Woman Facing Charges, Accused Of Having Sex With Son’s Teenage Friend At Alcohol-Fueled Party

A Westmoreland County woman accused of having sex with her son’s teenage friend during an alleged alcohol-fueled party appeared in court today.

05/13/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Man Charged With Stealing $200K Of Natural Gas

A man from Oklahoma Borough allegedly stole more than $200,000 worth of natural gas over four-years.

05/12/2015

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Woman With Dementia, 86, Found Dead In Neighbor’s Truck

An 86-year-old woman with dementia who had been missing since Saturday has been found dead in the passenger seat of her next-door neighbor’s pickup truck.

05/12/2015

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Ligonier Police Lt. Eric Eslary Laid To Rest

Loved ones, colleagues and community members said goodbye to fallen police officer Lt. Eric Eslary today.

05/09/2015

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Community Continues To Pay Respects Before Slain Officer Is Laid To Rest

Visitation continues this afternoon for the Ligonier Township Police Lieutenant who was killed in a head-on crash while he was on duty earlier this week.

05/08/2015

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Hundreds Pay Respects To Ligonier Officer Killed In Crash

A viewing continued Thursday for the Ligonier Township police lieutenant who was killed in a wrong-way crash.

05/07/2015

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