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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Farmers’ Market Ordered By PennDOT To Remove Roadside Signs

A farmers’ market in Rostraver Township is fighting to keep their roadside signs up after being ordered by PennDOT to take them down.


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Deer Poaching Suspect Gets 50-Year Hunting License Suspension

Alleged members of a poaching ring, who the state Game Commission says is responsible for illegally harvesting nearly a dozen deer in the area, were in court Wednesday.


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3 Arrested, Heroin & Weapons Seized In New Kensington Drug Raids

Recent drug raids in New Kensington have taken heroin and weapons off the streets in Westmoreland County.


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Trial Date Set For Franklin Regional H.S. Stabbing Suspect

A trial date is now set for Franklin Regional High School stabbing suspect Alex Hribal.


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Uniontown Buried By Feet Of Water After Flash Flooding

Central Uniontown was hit hardest by Thursday’s flash flooding.


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One-Armed Man Charged In Samurai Sword Attack On Brother-In-Law

A Westmoreland County man is facing charges for allegedly striking his brother-in-law with a samurai sword.


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Ligonier Police Welcome 15-Month-Old K-9 In Training

Since the tragic death of Lt. Eric Eslary, Ligonier Township has been without a canine officer.


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Authorities Investigate Suspicious Death Of Jeannette Teen

Authorities are investigating after a teen died in Jeannette this weekend.


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Redstone Twp. Officer Accused Of Tampering With, Stealing Evidence

Former Redstone Township police officer Norman Howard has had a checkered past.


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Sex Accuser Testifies She Left Plum H.S. After Teacher ID’d Her

A woman testified she left a Pennsylvania high school abruptly last year after a teacher identified her as the student who accused another teacher of having an illegal sexual relationship with her.


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Phipps Conservatory’s Corpse Flower, Romero, Begins To Bloom

Phipps Conservatory has so many wonderful smelling plants, but the Corpse Flower is not one of them.


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Franklin Regional HS Stabbing Suspect’s Case Remains Tied Up In Court

A teenager accused of going on a stabbing spree at Franklin Regional High School more than two years ago still has not gone on trial because the case remains tied up in various motions and appeals.


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Police: Man Caught Selling Heroin From Hospital Room

Greensburg police have arrested a man accused of using his hospital room to run a heroin operation.


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Local Man Hopes To Start Massive Medical Marijuana Grow Operation

A Hempfield Township man has high hopes for a 25,000 square foot facility.


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Bolivar Bar Faces Social Media Firestorm Over Fundraiser For Accused Cop Killer

A Westmoreland County bar owner is facing backlash on social media over a controversial fundraiser.




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