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.
Hundreds of ash trees in Western Pennsylvania have been especially hard-hit by invasive beetles.
He’s a local store clerk by day, a boxing champion by night. But his act of bravery could cost him his Olympic dream.
Black soot stains on walls around town tell the tale of a firebug on the loose in New Kensington.
Police in Westmoreland County are asking for help from the public after surveillance cameras captured a bold robbery at a grocery store in New Kensington.
Police are investigating after a man was stabbed to death with a samurai sword in Indiana County.
A Westmoreland County couple has been charged with endangering their four children after police found deplorable conditions in their home after their baby almost drowned in a bathtub.
She admitted to stealing thousands from a Westmoreland County community college bookstore.
A judge is set to hear evidence and arguments about whether a 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at a western Pennsylvania high school should be moved to a mental health facility.
A man from Jeannette is accused of trying to steal a rifle from a police car.
Some local state troopers are now heading to northeastern Pennsylvania to help in the intensive manhunt for the suspect accused in a deadly ambush at a state police barracks.
KDKA has done a lot of reporting on the record number of car break-ins in Westmoreland County, but recently one happened with a twist and it involved credit card fraud.
This date 13 years ago is one Americans will never forget, when terrorists took aim at America.
A Westmoreland County woman accused of ripping off two elderly women to cover the expenses of her dog show hobby is going to trial.
An 84-year-old woman has died following an accident Monday in Westmoreland County.
A man has been arrested after an attempted robbery at a Fayette County motel early Saturday morning.