KDKA Morning News

S is for South Fayette, Squirrel Hill, Southpointe, AND Sewickley!

S is for South Fayette, Squirrel Hill, and Southpointe! KDKA to Z visited different locations all through the month of October. We visited South Fayette’s 84 Lumber store on Friday, October 4 and Squirrel Hill’s Jewish Community Center (JCC) on Tuesday, October 15. We visited Southpointe’s Range Resources on Wednesday, October 23. We’re celebrating Sewickley on Sunday, October 27.



Z is for Zoo! Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Z for Zoo! KDKA to Z visited the ZOO on Thursday, October 17th with the KDKA Morning Show!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/01/2013

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Town Crier Admits: “I Was Not Invited”

Town crier and gate crasher, Tony Appleton – the man who announced to the world that the royals had a baby boy – admitted to KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway of the KDKA Morning News that he wasn’t invited.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/23/2013

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Expert: It’s Still OK To Cruise

AAA’s Jim Lehman joined John Shumway on the KDKA Morning News to talk about travel after the return of the Carnival cruise ship Triumph, which spent five days drifting at sea without power.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/15/2013

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Pirates’ Alex Presley Talks Expectations For New Season

KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway talked with Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Alex Presley.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/23/2012

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Pirates’ Clint Hurdle Talks Spring Training, Living In Pittsburgh

KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway sat down with Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle at spring training on Friday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/23/2012

Miracles For Marky Fundraiser

Marky Morton Jr. was born on March 19, 2008. He has been diagnosed with ROHHAD syndrome.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/06/2012

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Rich Fitzgerald Talks In Depth About Assessments

Throw out those assessments. At least that is what Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald says.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/06/2012

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Expert Offers Tips For A Healthier Halloween

When it comes to holiday overeating, few traditions can compete with the ceremonial candy binge that comes with Halloween night. But with sky-high rates of obesity and heart disease reaching across the country, some experts are looking for healthier alternatives to chocolaty treats.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/26/2011

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Consumer Advocate Analyzes Walmart’s Price-Matching Strategy

Walmart announced plans this week that suggest the retail giant is making a strong push to corner the holiday shopping market this winter.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/26/2011

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With Two Weeks Left, County Executive Race Heats Up

With only two weeks remaining until the Nov. 8 election, the race for Allegheny County Executive between Democrat Rich Fitzgerald and Republican D. Raja is intensifying.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/25/2011


29th Spaghetti Breakfast Set for 9/21

Don’t miss our annual tradition of serving free spaghetti to the masses on Friday, September 21st at Heinz Hall Garden Plaza.


Troy Loney Sizes Up Pens vs Sens

Penguins great Troy Loney joins Larry and John to talk about the Penguins vs Senators playoff series, as well as a look back on Troy’s career.