Gus Rosendale serves as co-anchor for NBC 4 New York’s “Weekend Today in New York” which airs Saturday mornings between 6:00 A.M. – 7:00 A.M. and 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. and on Sunday mornings between 6:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M. and 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
During the week, Rosendale covers breaking news around the Tri-State area and recently reported extensively on the Newtown, Connecticut school shootings and the Boston Marathon Bombing. A Long Island native, Rosendale covered Hurricane Sandy and its devastating aftermath from his hometown of Long Beach. As part of NBC4’s team coverage of Sandy, Rosendale was the recipient of a New York Emmy, a National Emmy and Edward R. Murrow award.
Rosendale joined NBC 4 New York in February 2012 from KSTP-TV (ABC) in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN where he was the 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. weekday anchor and assignment reporter. He first joined the NBC family in 2000 at WPTZ-TV (Hearst/NBC) in Plattsburgh, NY and Burlington VT where he anchored the 5 P.M., 6 P.M. and 11 P.M. newscasts. While at WPTZ-TV, Rosendale covered the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics.
Rosendale received his degree in Journalism and Political Science from the American University in Washington, D.C.