Shannon Perrine, WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Shannon Perrine

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Recent articles by Shannon:

Bethel Park teacher returns to work after brain tumor treatment

KD Meucci's students and fellow staff members greeted her with posters and fist bumps on her first day back to work. → Read More

One-on-one with Peduto as he prepares to leave office

Mayor Peduto talked about strides he says the city has made in social justice, economic equality and addressing climate change. → Read More

Actor Richard Thomas in Pittsburgh playing Scrooge in 'A Musical Christmas Carol'

Some Americans remember actor Richard Thomas' role as John-Boy Walton on the TV show The Waltons from the 1970s. → Read More

Students visit simulation center at West Penn Hospital to learn about medical professions

Allegheny Health Network (AHN) hopes introducing young students to medical professions can eventually help solve the nursing shortage. → Read More

Who should get a COVID-19 booster shot?

A Pittsburgh-area infectious disease doctor said Tuesday that getting a COVID-19 booster shot is not critical right now for those under the age of 65 and in good health. → Read More

Woman shares story of breast cancer battle while pregnant

A Donora woman found out she had breast cancer just after finding out she was pregnant with her first child. → Read More

Bethel Park teacher reads bedtime story to students on Facebook Live 1 day after undergoing brain surgery

"Most importantly, I wanted to see you, to see that I'm OK. I look a little funky, but I wanted you to see it and know that I'm OK," Mrs. Meucci said while reading to her students. → Read More

School districts in Pittsburgh area desperate for bus drivers

School districts in the Pittsburgh area and around the country are desperate for bus drivers. → Read More

Pittsburgh pharmacy expert reacts to Johnson & Johnson seeking FDA approval for booster shots

Allegheny Health Network's Director of Pharmacy Clinical Services Dr. Edward Seidl says the information is promising. → Read More

Traumatic brain injury treatment center opens at Allegheny Valley Hospital

A new center to treat traumatic brain injury (TBI) is open and ready to help patients at Allegheny Valley Hospital in Natrona Heights. → Read More

UPMC doctor awarded with $100,000 grant to fight bone cancer

The group raises money to support patients diagnosed with cancer-related to the skeleton. Often these patients are teenagers. → Read More

State Theatre: Curtain to rise again in Fayette County

Local live stage theaters have struggled over the past year and a half amid the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

Pittsburgh doctor says he's shocked to see new Alzheimer's treating drug approved

The new drug, Aduhelm, will soon be prescribed to patients at about 600 memory loss health care centers around the world, including one in Pittsburgh. → Read More

Serial killer's confessions: Seven open murder cases in Allegheny County

Recently convicted killer Edward Surratt, now 79-years-old, confessed to six additional murders in Pennsylvania. → Read More

WATCH: Getting to know Pittsburgh infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja

Dr. Adalja does not have a lot of free time these days, but he invited Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 anchor Shannon Perrine along to show her what he does to relax. → Read More

WATCH: One-on-one with Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto, talks accomplishments for Pittsburgh after primary defeat

Gainey secured the Democratic primary nomination in the primary election, defeating Mayor Peduto. → Read More

Ambridge soil company PittMoss looking to help gardeners, go global while staying local

The company saw a 127% increase in sales at the beginning of 2021 and expects that trend to continue. → Read More

Ambridge soil company PittMoss looking to help gardeners, go global while staying local

The company saw a 127% increase in sales at the beginning of 2021 and expects that trend to continue. → Read More

Indian woman with Pittsburgh ties discusses ways to help India amid second wave of COVID-19

Nation continues to break records for new COVID-19 cases and deaths → Read More

Sneak-Peek at new PBS Show 'Donkey Hodie'

Donkey Hodie, a new show from Fred Rogers Productions, premieres on PBS on May 3. → Read More