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WPXI names new early morning co-anchor

WPXI
Katherine Amenta will co-anchor the 4:30 to 7 a.m. newscast weekdays on WPXI.
Friday, July 19, 2013, 4:03 p.m.
 

WPXI-TV is adding Katherine Amenta to the Channel 11 Morning News team, news director Mike Oliveira announced July 19.

Amenta will co-anchor the newscast with Joe Arena from 4:30 to 7 a.m. weekdays beginning in August.

Before joining WPXI, Amenta anchored the morning newscast at NewsChannel 8 in Washington, D.C. She is originally from Philadelphia.

“Originally a Pennsylvania girl, I'm very lucky to have so many family and friends nearby,” she says. “Plus, as a big sports fan, Pittsburgh is obviously the perfect city. I already have Pirates fever and can't wait to see what the rest of the season holds!”

— Rachel Weaver

 

 

 
 


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