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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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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Investigators: Man Arrested In Series Of Bank Robberies Planned To Kill Pregnant Girlfriend

A man has been arrested in connection with several recent bank robberies around the area.

06/16/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Homes Damaged By Power Surges

It’s been an incredible 24 hours if you are a firefighter, electrician or homeowner in certain parts of Westmoreland County.

06/12/2015

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Derry Goose-Prevention Tactic Has Some Residents Frustrated

Some Derry residents are angry over the wild appearance of Ethel Springs Lake.

06/11/2015

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Child Abuse Victim Unable To Testify At Stepfather’s Hearing

An Indiana County man accused of beating and severely injuring his 6-year-old stepson was in court today for a preliminary hearing.

06/10/2015

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Local Fire Chief’s Classic Car Stripped Of Its Doors, Interior

Thieves targeted a local fire chief’s classic car, but they didn’t take the whole thing.

06/09/2015

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2 Suspects Sought After Using Stolen Credit Card At Walmart

Police are asking for the public’s help to locate two suspects accused of using a stolen credit card in Westmoreland County.

06/09/2015

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Drought Affecting Local Farmers

While it has generally been a Spring filled with pleasant, rain-free weather, the lack of rain could spell trouble for local farmers.

06/08/2015

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Defense Warns Against “Rush To Judgement” In Teacher Sexual Assault Hearing

A former school guidance counselor was in court Friday. She’s charged with having sex with a student.

05/29/2015

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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.

05/28/2015

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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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