Felix Rodrigues Lima has been a reporter and fill-in anchor at FOX43 since May 2015.

The Los Angeles native is a graduate of the University of Southern California (Fight On!) who began his career reporting and anchoring weekend newscasts at KERO-TV in Bakersfield, California.

After that, Felix took a gap year, living overseas in several European nations. He is an avid world traveler (20 countries, 32 states and counting) and loves exploring new places, new cultures and new cuisine.

After Felix came back to the U.S., he was a reporter and bureau chief for KSNW-TV/KSAS-TV in Wichita, Kansas. Later, he completed a rotation as a reporter at WISH-TV in Indianapolis before moving to the mid-Atlantic.

Personal career highlights include covering the Copa Libertadores, Latin America’s biggest club soccer tournament and the many reports that have been featured on CNN, ABC World News Now, The Tonight Show, and the BBC. Local highlights include scoring the first television interview with local up-and-coming US Soccer star Christian Pulisic and covering the papal visit for FOX43.

Feel free to reach out through e-mail at frodrigueslima@fox43.com or on twitter @FelixReports.


Recent Articles
  • Lancaster police meet with residents in city’s southwest neighborhood

    LANCASTER, Pa. – Officers with the Lancaster police department spent Tuesday evening meeting with dozens of residents in the city’s southwest neighborhood. They answered questions from the public about a variety of topics, from how to give better crime tips to making sure neighborhoods have better lighting. “You start with small things that might not appear to be the most major significant crime, but you address the little things,” Sgt. Glenn Stoltzfus of the Lancaster police department said. “That in […]

  • State leaders to push federal government on air ambulance regulations

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – State leaders intend to push the federal government to remove the air ambulance industry from regulatory legislation that forbids states from enacting laws on the industry. At a news conference Monday, House insurance committee chairwoman Tina Pickett (R – Bradford County) and insurance commissioner Teresa Miller told of complaints they had received from constituents who were saddled with tens of thousands of dollars in air ambulance bills. Pickett plans to host a hearing Tuesday morning on the issue, and […]

  • Family serves Easter dinner to Cumberland County seniors

    CAMP HILL, Pa. – This Easter, Andie Magaro wanted to find a way to give back. Her husband is away on military training and several of her adult children are out-of-town, so along with her daughters, she found a way to serve: feeding a home-cooked meal to residents of the Susquehanna View Apartments, a Cumberland County senior citizens’ community. “We just decided we would do something different and we said ‘We’ll come down here and make some dinner,'” she said. […]

  • Suspect sought in connection with homicide of 22-year-old man in York

    YORK, Pa.– Police have identified a suspect in the shooting death of a York man Friday afternoon. Dion Beard, Jr., 27 of York, is wanted for the criminal homicide of Collin McGlen Smith, Jr., 22, according to a York Police Department news release. York City police searching for Dion Beard, Jr., 27, alleging he is the man who shot Collin Smith, Jr. earlier today on Maple St. @fox43 pic.twitter.com/svplXRcpiu — Felix Rodrigues Lima (@FelixReports) April 15, 2017 Smith was on a sidewalk […]

  • Police respond to shooting in Penbrook

    PENBROOK, Pa.–Police are investigating a shooting in Dauphin County that wounded a 20-year-old man. It happened shortly before 2:40 p.m. Thursday along the 2900 block of Elm Street in Penbrook. Police did not offer further details on the man’s condition, but neighbors told FOX43 late Thursday that he was at a local hospital in critical condition. “We’re in shock that someone could hurt an innocent boy like that,” Daneta Benoist, a neighbor who knows the victim, said. “He’s a great […]

  • Commissioners reject Spring Garden Twp. municipal complex proposal

    SPRING GARDEN TWP., Pa. – Township commissioners Wednesday rejected a proposed municipal complex that would have replaced the aging township offices and police station, and provided substantially more recreational space in the township. Instead, the board will go back to the drawing board to figure out how to move forward on replacing those facilities. “I can no longer support the development of the Mount Rose Avenue property,” Eric Lehmayer, the board’s president, said. “The development of any recreational fields and […]

  • Lancaster County training exercise on disaster scenario at Three Mile Island

    MANHEIM, Pa. – Emergency management officials took part in a training exercise Tuesday to simulate their response to a disaster scenario at Three Mile Island. The Lancaster County Emergency Management Agency worked in conjunction with FEMA, PEMA, and local entities to coordinate a response to a simulated chemical release at the nuclear power plant. The Three Mile Island drill is conducted every two years and is evaluated by federal officials. “This time of year, you don’t think about it, but […]

  • York County community opts against enforcing time limits on campaign signs

    SHREWSBURY TWP., Pa. – Residents with campaign signs in their yards in this York County community will not be subject to a fine, even though the current law on the books says it is too early for the signs. Shrewsbury Township supervisors recently decided to stop enforcing the ordinance that says campaign signs can only be posted no more than 30 days before an election, after complaints that the ordinance violated the First Amendment right of free speech. “Ours have been […]

  • Months after their home field closed, York Little League plays on new fields

    MANCHESTER TWP., Pa. – Last fall, York Little League faced an uncertain future after Shipley Field, their home field for decades, closed. On Saturday, they held Opening Day for a new season at their new home of Crist Fields. It’s a different experience, players say, but given the prior uncertainty, they’re eager to take the field once again. “Yeah I’m pretty excited always excited when baseball comes around,” Gavin Lanasa, a player, said. “At least we get to play ball […]