Ross Guidotti

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Pittsburgh 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.

‘I Knew I Wouldn’t Be Able To Fight The Water’: Young Man Tells Harrowing Story Of Survival After Getting Sucked Into Storm Drain During Flash Flooding

A young man from Bethel Park says he banged up and bruised, but alive after a harrowing experience while trying to help others trapped in flood waters.


Man Clings To Hood Of Car After Passenger Steals Keys, Tries To Drive Away

A man thought he was being a good guy by giving a ride to a group of people in Westmoreland County a ride, but he ended up clinging to the hood of his own car as a passenger tried to steal it.


Mother Of Teen Accused In Alleged Uniontown HS Plot Surrenders To Police

The mother of a student accused of plotting a shooting attack at Uniontown High School turned herself into police on Tuesday to face charges.


Jury Selection Begins In Accused Cop-Killer’s Trial

Jury selection is underway at the trial of a man accused of killing a Saint Clair Township police officer.


Police: Man Bursts Into Home, Terrorizes Woman, Takes Her To ATM To Rob Her

A man is in jail, accused of forcing his way into a woman’s home in Indiana County, terrorizing her and threatening her and her family if she didn’t follow his orders.


Westmoreland County Transit Authority Launching Connect Card System

Bus riders in Westmoreland County will soon be able to pay their fares with plastic.


Uniontown H.S. School Shooting Thwarted, Student Found With Arsenal Of Weapons

Multiple weapons were found in the bedroom of a teenager accused of threatening to carry out a shooting at a Fayette County high school.


Father Of Suspect In Police Officer’s Slaying Headed To Trial

The father of the man accused in the fatal shooting of a New Kensington police officer is facing a trial of his own.


Some Leechburg Residents Without Water As Crews Fix Multiple Main Breaks

For people in Banfield section of Leechburg, it’s not only been cold, but it’s been very dry as well.


Man Accused Of Stealing From Paralyzed Uncle, Giving Him Powerful Narcotic

A Westmoreland County man is accused of taking advantage of his uncle, who is paralyzed, and administering a powerful narcotic that could have killed him.


Woman Accused Of Attacking Medics Called To Treat Her Father

A Fayette County woman is accused of attacking a couple of paramedics.


2 Children Dead, Mother Injured In Armstrong County Fire

Two children have died after a Thursday morning fire in East Franklin Township, Armstrong County.


Teenage Girl Killed In Bullskin Twp. Crash

A community in Fayette County is mourning the loss of a 17-year-old girl killed in a crash.


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Allegheny Co. Robbery Suspects Facing Additional Charges In Westmoreland Co.

Four people already in jail for robbing businesses in Allegheny County are now facing additional charges for incidents in Westmoreland County.


Man Accused In Youngwood Bar Kidnapping To Stand Trial

A man accused of kidnapping a woman after she refused to go home with him during a night at the bar will stand trial on the charges.