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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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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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Jeannette Hospital Has Date With Wrecking Ball

A former Westmoreland County hospital is being torn down.

05/23/2014

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State Police Investigating Rash Of Lawn Tractor Thefts

State Police are looking into a rash of lawn tractor thefts in several local counties.

05/22/2014

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$149-Million Mega Millions Ticket Sold In McKeesport

Someone in Allegheny County woke up Wednesday $149 million richer.

05/21/2014

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Good Samaritan Robbed After Trying To Help Stranded Motorists

This may be a case of no good deed going unpunished.

05/19/2014

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Babysitter Accused Of Molesting Fayette Co. 4-Year-Old

A man is in jail, charged in the alleged molestation of a little girl he was babysitting in Fayette County.

05/16/2014

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3 Men Facing Charges In Disappearance Of Foster Kids

There are new details on five children who disappeared from their foster home in Latrobe.

05/15/2014

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Debate Over Cell Tower Location Sparks Feud Between Brothers

It may seem like a disagreement between two brothers, but those who are against a brand new cell tower in Fort Allen say it goes way beyond that.

05/14/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Couple Accused In Meth Making Operation

It doesn’t look like much, but the state Attorney General’s Office says the dilapidated trailer at 613 Kier Street in Salina, Westmoreland County, was a methamphetamine production facility.

05/13/2014

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Police Continue To Search For Person Of Interest In Westmoreland Co. Murder

The investigation into a brutal murder continues and we’re finding out more about the person of interest the police are looking for.

05/12/2014

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Ruffsdale Woman Shaken Up During Brazen Home Invasion

A local grandmother is still reeling after a man with a gun barged into her home and threatened her life if she didn’t hand over her prescription medication.

05/09/2014

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Fast-Moving Fayette Co. Fire Leaves 1 Woman Dead

A young man was able to escape a Thursday morning fire in Fayette County, but his mother was not.

05/08/2014

(Source: Greensburg Police)

App On Stolen iPad Helps Greensburg Police Track Down Suspected Burglars

Police in Greensburg say an iPad app is responsible for helping them track down two suspected burglars.

05/07/2014

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Police Arrest IUP Student After Finding Money, Pot Worth More Than $50K

A student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania has been jailed on drug charges after police say they found $15,000 in cash in his car.

05/06/2014

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