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 (22 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
  • Proposed Congressional maps submitted to PA Supreme Court

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – The midnight deadline to submit potential Congressional district maps to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has come and gone, with 14 maps submitted to the court for its review. 24 people in all were eligible to submit maps as parties to the lawsuit that resulted in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court throwing out the state’s current Congressional districts in January. GOVERNOR TOM WOLF/SECRETARY OF STATE ROBERT TORRES/ELECTION COMMISSIONER JONATHAN MARKS MAP Governor Tom Wolf submitted his map to the […]

  • PA Health Department, local dispensary prepare to make medical marijuana available to patients

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania will officially allow patients to receive medical marijuana on Thursday, and the Department of Health and a local dispensary are making their final preparations for its consumption. Health officials said Wednesday they were proud of being able to deliver on Gov. Tom Wolf’s promise to have medical marijuana available for patients within two years of his signing of the bill permitting its use. “They have been crisscrossing the state looking at the dispensaries and at the […]

  • Gov. Wolf rejects proposed Congressional map from GOP leadership

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf Tuesday rejected the proposed Congressional district map submitted by Republican leaders in the General Assembly, two days before a court-mandated deadline to submit an approved map to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Wolf said he consulted with multiple analysts over the weekend, who told him that the new map submitted Friday evening did not ease concerns of gerrymandering in favor of Republicans. “Those analyses showed that it was still gerrymandered to give partisan advantage, so […]

  • New Freedom to make one more push to expand Southern Regional Police Department

    NEW FREEDOM, Pa. – The Southern Regional Police Department shares a building with the Borough of New Freedom, but that would change at the end of 2018 if nothing changes. That’s because the borough voted in January to notify the department of its intent to withdraw from the police department. But after more than a hundred community members packed a New Freedom Borough Council meeting Monday night, council members started singing a slightly different tune. It unanimously voted to urge […]

  • Homeowners accuse East Manchester Township of excessive enforcement of snow removal ordinance

    EAST MANCHESTER TWP., Pa. – Township residents in at least three different neighborhoods are accusing township officials of excessive enforcement of snow removal rules in their community. Dozens of homeowners reportedly received $140 citations ($50 fine plus $90 in court costs) in the mail in the last week for not clearing their sidewalks in a timely fashion after a snowstorm on January 16. Data from the National Weather Service shows the area received a trace amount of snowfall on that […]

  • York Fair to consider moving earlier in the calendar

    WEST MANCHESTER TWP., Pa. – Administrators at the York Fair are considering moving earlier in the summer months, potentially to July or August. As part of a full review, fair organizers are hoping to expand the fairgrounds and renovate multiple on-site buildings in the long-term plan, but are also looking at moving America’s First Fair earlier in the year. “The fair becomes basically a 10 in the morning to 10 in the evening fair, a lot more daily activities, livestock […]

  • Drivers in Franklin County prepare for Wednesday storm

    SOUTHAMPTON TWP., Pa. – Drivers along Interstate 81 spent Tuesday night hurrying to their destinations in advance of Wednesday’s winter weather event. For Ronald Haines of New York, he is a truck driver who drives freight from New York to Roanoke, Virginia on a daily basis. But he was on his way back to New York Tuesday night, and plans to stay there Wednesday. “It’s just preparation,” he said about driving in the winter weather. “The storm is going to […]

  • York County artist learns dark side to his international acclaim

    SPRINGFIELD TWP., Pa. – A York County artist who is gaining new fans on a daily basis for his craft is finding a down side to his fame. Paul Waclo of York County only took up chainsaw carving a few years ago. His attention to detail has earned international acclaim and an invite to a major carving championship in Russia in May. “I have to really throw down,” he said. “It’s going to really push my my abilities to create […]

  • U.S. Supreme Court won’t allow PA Republicans to delay redrawing of congressional voting map

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania is one step closer to re-drawing its congressional district maps after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene against an order issued by Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court to create a new map. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito, who has the power to refer emergency appeals from Pennsylvania to the full Court, left in force a Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling requiring the Republican-controlled legislature to draw new lines by Friday for approval by Gov. Tom Wolf. The Pennsylvania […]

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