Julia Agos, All Things Considered Host/Reporter

Julia Agos is a reporter and the host of All Things Considered for WITF. Previously, she was a political reporter for WFUV News in New York, where she covered New York City and state politics and hosted the Prickly Politics Podcast. Julia grew up in Sacramento, California and graduated from Fordham University.

Latest by Julia Agos

HACC faculty prepare for union vote

Harrisburg Area Community College is the state’s largest community college. It’s also the only one without a faculty union.

By Julia Agos

New train station opens in Middletown along Amtrak’s Keystone line

The new Middletown station is designed to serve is designed to serve residents, students at Penn State Harrisburg less than a mile away, and those traveling through Harrisburg International Airport, which is about two miles away.  

By Julia Agos

Red Cross: Nation faces blood shortage at ‘crisis levels’

The American Red Cross, which collects 40 percent of the nation’s blood donations, is calling it the worst shortage in more than a decade. 

By Julia Agos

The Pennsylvania Farm Show is back in person, but attendance is down

The last in-person Farm Show in 2020 had more than 12,000 competitive exhibitors and this year’s competitive entries are just over 2,200. Commercial vendors and competitive exhibitors have continued to cancel past the first day of the show on Saturday. And, as anticipated, attendance appears to be low.

By Julia Agos

A new poll shows Pennsylvania voters remain divided about the 2020 presidential election more than a year later

A recent poll from Muhlenberg College revealed Pennsylvanians are still divided over the 2020 election.

By Julia Agos and Jeremy Long

Medical strike teams arrive at WellSpan York Hospital to help with latest COVID surge

The team from DoD includes 4 doctors, 14 nurses, and two respiratory care professionals.

By Julia Agos

Americans think political divisiveness is bad for the country but expect it to get worse.

When asked about what else might help cool temperatures around the country, respondents pointed to reducing the influence of money in politics and creating more opportunities for people to discuss different ideas.

By Julia Agos

Hospitals across Pa. are overflowing with mostly unvaccinated patients

The large number of cases is causing long wait times in emergency rooms and burn out among health care workers – according to representatives from several health systems in the region.

By Julia Agos

State awards city of York $10 million for Codorus Greenway Project

Plans for the Codorus Greenway Project call for the creation of a 1.4-mile recreational area to connect businesses, schools and the York Heritage Rail Trail. 

By Julia Agos

Two midstate YMCAs to merge Dec. 1

The YMCAs of Lancaster and York County are merging. They’ll now be known as the YMCA of the Roses.

By Julia Agos