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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Connellsville Flood Victims Thankful For Acts Of Kindness, Generosity

Connellsville remains under a state of emergency after flash flooding over the weekend.


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Woman Arrested For Allegedly Abusing & Threatening To Kill Kids

A Westmoreland County woman is facing charges for allegedly abusing and threatening her children.



Cops: Woman Attacked Husband With Scissors Because He Drank Her Last Beer

A Fayette County wife is in trouble with the law after allegedly attacking her husband with a pair of scissors for drinking one of her beers.


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Former Employees Testify Against Pizza Shop Owner Accused Of Sexual Harassment

The owner of a Westmoreland County pizza place is going to trial, on charges he sexually assaulted several women who worked for him.


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Mother Of 13-Year-Old Murder Victim: ‘I Have So Much Anger’

Another day passes, and for Leah Gustafason another day justice is delayed.


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Police: Man Assaults Girlfriend & Her Son, Threatens Cops With Bat

A Westmoreland County man was arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and her son Tuesday night.


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Wife Accused Of Shooting Fayette Co. Commissioner To Stand Trial

A woman accused of shooting and nearly killing her husband was in court Tuesday.


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Cops: Man Stabbed Brother With Scissors, Threatened To Kill 6-Year-Old

A man is facing charges for allegedly stabbing his brother with a pair of scissors and threatening to kill his niece.


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Nearly 100 State Liquor Stores Opening On Sunday For First Time

If you like a good glass of wine or a beer, the game has changed for you in Pennsylvania.


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Airline Seeking Approval For Commuter Flights From Latrobe To Pittsburgh

Commuter flights from Latrobe to Pittsburgh could be added soon if a carrier’s plan is approved.


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House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing On Police Body Cameras

There has been debate over whether police should be required to wear cameras and if they do, how the video should be regulated. The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the matter Wednesday in the Fred Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe.


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Westmoreland Co. Constable Charged In Domestic Dispute

A man elected to be a constable in Westmoreland County is charged with beating his girlfriend.


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Police: Man Fatally Beat Cat Because ‘He Didn’t Want It To Scratch Anybody’

A man in Westmoreland County was arrested on animal cruelty charges overnight after police say he killed a cat by swinging it around, hitting it off of a porch and punching it.


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Volunteer Firefighter Facing Charges In Connection With 5 Indiana Co. Arsons

A 19-year-old man is facing charges in connection with a series of arson fires in Indiana County.


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Greensburg Diocese Selling Sprawling Mansion Formerly Used By Bishops

A property once used by several bishops in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg will be put up for sale.




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