West Mifflin School District Changes Policy After KD InvestigationAfter KDKA reported on some questionable purchases on district credit cards, the West Mifflin School District is changing its policy.
Pittsburgh Public Schools' Recycling Called "Spotty At Best"Last year, we found that Pittsburgh Public Schools like Minadeo in Squirrel Hill did not recycle, and that cardboard, bottles and cans - that were actually sorted inside the school - were being thrown in the dumpsters outside and hauled away to landfills with the general trash.
Lawmaker Calls For Charter School AccountabilityThe Urban Pathways Charter School Board met this week to discuss a KDKA Investigation’s findings of runaway spending. But they were in no talking mood with us.
KD Investigation Gets Results: State Calls For FBI Probe Of Charter SchoolThere was some action Friday evening in the wake of KDKA exposing out-of-control spending at a local charter school. Now, the State Auditor General has turned this same information over to the FBI for criminal investigation.
Special Report: KD Investigators Question Spending At Charter SchoolIt's the mission of the Urban Pathways Charter School downtown to provide alternative education for underprivileged students, and CEO Linda Clautti has complained for years that she thinks her school and other charter schools are getting shortchanged.
KD Investigation Gets Action: School RecyclingThe Pittsburgh Public School District generates thousands of tons of recyclable waste every year, but environmentalist David Hughes suspects only a small portion of that actually gets recycled.
KDKA Investigation: Valet Parking Investigation Gets ResultsKristal Glancy parked her car legally, but when she came back, it was gone.
KD Investigation: Valet Company Gets Special Treatment From Former Chief Harper? A KDKA investigation has raised new allegations about special treatment by the office of indicted former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper. This time it has to do with downtown parking.
KD Investigation: Local Dating Service Under FireFor many singles out there, true love seems to be getting harder to find. But are dating services the answer? One service in Green Tree boasts a high success rate, but they've also collected dozens of complaints about high-pressure tactics, expensive contracts and bad matches.