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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Police: Westmoreland Co. Man Arrested For Driving ATV While Drunk

A Westmoreland County man was arrested after police pulled him over while he was driving a tractor.


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State Police Issue Warning About Bogus $50 Bills Being Passed Around In Pa.

State police have issued a warning after bogus $50 bills were spotted around the area.


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Motorcyclist Killed In Westmoreland County Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in an accident Tuesday morning in Westmoreland County.


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Man Allegedly Runs Over Girlfriend In Westmoreland County Parking Lot

A man is facing charges after allegedly running over his girlfriend in a Westmoreland County parking lot.


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Westmoreland Co. Woman Jailed, Accused Of Stealing $50,000 From Bank

A Westmoreland County woman was jailed on charges she stole $50,000 for a local bank.


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Man Taken Into Custody In Connection With Crash That Killed Ligonier Twp. Officer

A man has been taken into custody in connection with a crash that killed a Ligonier Township Police lieutenant earlier this year.


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Angry Munhall Residents Sound Off About State Of Homestead Cemetery

Tempers flared in Munhall Wednesday evening as residents continue their fight to try and save the Homestead Cemetery, which has run out of cash.


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Man Charged With Hitting State Trooper On Route 119 Going To Trial

A man charged with hitting a state trooper as the officer was picking up debris along a local highway is going to trial.


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Man Charged With Taking 3 Kids To Drug Deal

A man is facing charges after allegedly bringing his three kids to a drug deal over the weekend.


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Rev. Edward Malesic To Be Installed As Greensburg Bishop

A pastor from Harrisburg will be installed today as the new bishop of the Greensburg Catholic Diocese.


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Ex-Police Officer Accused Of Exchanging Sexual Favors With Teen Appears In Court

A former police officer in Fayette County appeared in court Friday on charges he exchanged sexual favors with a teenager for not filing drug charges against her.


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Trial Continues For Man Accused Of Robbing, Beating Elderly Woman

The man accused of beating an elderly woman and robbing her Westmoreland County home was in court Wednesday for the second day of his trial.


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Suspect Accused Of Tying Up, Beating Elderly Woman During Home Invasion Goes To Trial

One of the suspects accused of beating and tying up a woman during a home invasion in Westmoreland County went on trial Tuesday.


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Drug-Related Deaths On The Rise In Westmoreland County

A drug epidemic is claiming a record number of lives, and officials say there’s no sign of a slowdown.


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Pittsburghers Gather To Watch Fireworks, Show American Pride

Fireworks lit up the sky over downtown Pittsburgh Saturday night.