Latest by Alexandra Stein


Iwo Jima veteran reflects on the 75th anniversary of the bloody battle

Also, new art exhibit honors the 100-year anniversary of the Negro Baseball League
By Merideth Bucher and Alexandra Stein

Where is all the snow this winter?

Also, the NPR Student Podcast Challenge is back!
By Alexandra Stein and Smart Talk

Wolf is proposing state university scholarships using money from horse racing fund

Race horse organizations say it could end the sport in Pa.
By Alexandra Stein and Smart Talk

Why do so many eligible voters not vote?

Also, the environmental problem with artificial turf
By Alexandra Stein and Smart Talk

Helping families struggling with substance use disorder

Plus, WITF employees attempt a spelling bee of their own
By Smart Talk and Alexandra Stein

The relics of slavery’s painful past

Also, Puerto Rico still struggling after last month's earthquake
By Alexandra Stein and Merideth Bucher

Art from Indigenous Communities in India highlights shared traditions

Also, what makes a pick-up line effective?
By Smart Talk and Alexandra Stein

Pennsylvania launches new initiative to bolster mental health

The program is a multi-agency effort for state and federal departments to contribute their pieces to the puzzle.
By Smart Talk and Alexandra Stein

Bloodhound Summit Search and Rescue

Also, a new art exhibit highlights area's connection to the Underground Railroad and the night sky
By Smart Talk and Alexandra Stein

U.S.-China trade impact; New trade deal

The U.S. and China have finally found common ground and agreed on a Phase One trade deal.

By Smart Talk and Alexandra Stein