Paul Guggenheimer reports features and conducts interviews with Pittsburgh newsmakers. He is a Pittsburgh native who got his start in broadcast writing stories for WDUQ at the age of 16. After graduating from Emerson College, Paul wrote for NPR, providing spot news stories, features and essays for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
Paul completed a sportscaster stint in Minnesota before landing in Sioux City, Iowa where he began his news anchor/talk show host career. In the past, he worked for South Dakota Public Broadcasting, where he hosted the live, daily talk show Dakota Midday, as well as serving as anchor for election and special news coverage. He hosted Essential Pittsburgh, a daily news and talk show on 90.5 WESA, from February 2012 until July 2016.