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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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Testimony Begins In Trial Over Teacher’s Strangulation Death

A man accused of strangling and killing his wife was in court Monday arguing that he did not mean to kill her.

06/23/2014

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Monessen Man Accused Of Leading Police On Chase Sought

Police are looking for a man who led officers on a chase through Monessen Thursday night.

06/20/2014

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Councilman Requests Demolition Of Connellsville Safety Hazard

A councilman is calling for the demolition of a Connellsville building that has been called a safety hazard.

06/19/2014

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Couple Charged With Child Abuse In West Newton

West Newton police have charged a couple in a child abuse case, saying the three-year-old victim had more facial bruises than they could count.

06/18/2014

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Police Looking For Answers After 900 Gallons Of Fuel Stolen

You hear about it all the time, especially with fuel prices going through the roof.

06/17/2014

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Greensburg Faces New Allegations Of Videotaping Naked Women

State police say a Westmoreland County man is facing charges for allegedly using his cell phone to record women in their homes while they were in various states of undress.

06/17/2014

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11-Year-Old Lucky To Be Alive After Taking Car On Out-Of-Control Joy Ride

A local boy is facing the consequences after he took the family car out for an early-morning joy ride.

06/16/2014

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Proposed Bill Would Set Up Prescription Drug Monitoring System In Pa.

GREENSBURG (KDKA) — As overdose deaths from prescription drug abuse skyrocket, Westmoreland County leaders are urging the state House of Representatives to pass new legislation. The year hasn’t even reached the halfway mark, and so [...]

06/12/2014

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Unidentified Woman Spends Almost $3,000 Using Stolen Credit Cards

Greensburg police are searching for a woman who has put nearly $3,000 worth of charges on stolen credit cards.

06/12/2014

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Teen Faces Criminal Charges In Toilet Paper Vandalism At Elementary School

A one-week suspension has now turned into criminal charges for a middle school student accused of vandalizing a school bathroom in Fayette County.

06/11/2014

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Police: Man Dressed In Army Uniform Steals Pool From Walmart

A Fayette County man is in trouble with police after they say he stole a swimming pool from a local Walmart while dressed in a military uniform.

05/30/2014

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Suspects Sought In Fayette Co. Arson, Vandalism

State police in Fayette County are looking for suspects accused of several destructive acts.

05/29/2014

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Facebook Helps Uniontown Police Nab Theft Suspect

Facebook does more than just keep people connected; in Fayette County, it helped police track down a suspect.

05/28/2014

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Greensburg Implementing “Adopt A Hydrant” Program

Officials in Greensburg are launching an “Adopt a Fire Hydrant” program to help firefighters find them in an emergency.

05/27/2014

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Forgotten WWI Soldier Getting Recognition Years Later

His is the face of WWI and the American immigrant experience.
His name is Nicola Elmo.

05/26/2014

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