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.

Hidden Valley, Other Local Resorts Open For Season

Good news for skiers and snowboarders – some of the slopes around western Pennsylvania opened for business Friday.


National Guard Battalion Provides Thanksgiving Dinner To Less Fortunate For 25th Year

While many people are sitting down to a nice meal on Thanksgiving with family and friends, there are a lot of people who don’t have that same opportunity.


New Stanton Rollover Crash Leaves 2-Year-Old Girl, Her Mother, Another Woman Injured

Three people were injured in a violent crash Tuesday that shut down part of Route 119 in Westmoreland County.


Police: Man Stabbed Friend In Fight Over Deceased Girlfriend, Weed Money

Police have charged a man accused of stabbing his friend in a drunken fight that involved a former girlfriend and payment for marijuana.


1 Person Shot During Lower Burrell Carjacking

Police are searching for an armed carjacker who allegedly shot his victim.


Officials Investigating Arnold House Fire

State fire marshals are investigating a blaze that seriously damaged a house in Arnold.


Natural Gas Smell Prompts Evacuations In Murrysville

Dozens of people, including many middle school students, were taken to the hospital Wednesday following a gas leak in the Murrysville area.


Bicyclist Struck & Killed By Vehicle In North Union Twp.

One person was struck by a vehicle in North Union Township Monday morning.


Surveillance Video Shows Couple Overdosing With Small Kids In Van

Police discovered a man and woman unresponsive at a Rostraver gas station with two small children inside the vehicle.


Men Arrested For Allegedly Beating Clerk With Wrench During Robbery

Aug. 27, 2013 is a day Melvin McCloy can’t quite recall but can never forget.


Officials, Volunteers Rounding Up Fish In Donegal Lake Ahead Of Construction

Donegal Lake in Westmoreland County is being drained and volunteers were out on Wednesday scooping up trophy bass with big nets.


Good Samaritan Assaulted While Trying To Return Wallet

State police are trying to identify a man who allegedly assaulted a Good Samaritan and made hundreds of dollars in fraudulent purchases.


Investigators Believe Vandergrift Restaurant Fire May Be Suspicious

In Vandergrift, the remains of the Carpenters Café on Longfellow Street have finally stopped smoldering.


Police: Nursing Assistant Stole Money, Jewelry From Residents

A nursing home employee in Irwin has been accused of stealing from residents.


3 Arrested In Indiana Co. Double Murder

Police are investigating a double murder in Indiana County.




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