By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – On Tuesday evening, Allegheny County Council commended former KDKA reporter Paul Martino for his 50-year career in television news.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 2-Day Total Of 268 New Cases, 3 Additional Deaths
Paul, in turn, commended the council members for their work.
“It’s a thankless job that you have, you don’t get paid much money for it, and when you cut to the chase, you’re responsible for life and property in this county and I salute you for the work that you do,” Martino said. “I thank you very much for this honor tonight, it really means a lot to me, thank you.”READ MORE: 19-Year-Old Woman Critically Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash
Paul’s final broadcast was two weeks ago, marking the end of a 37-year career at KDKA.
His retirement frees him up to, among other things, perform more often with his classic rock band.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
You can find him on the keyboard.