Centre County Report: October 8, 2021

Newscast posted October 8, 2021 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report

On today’s Centre County Report: local businesses are scrounging for employees as the labor shortage has become a growing problem. Plus, Bellefonte is going to see some big changes and residents have mixed reviews. And in sports, previewing tomorrow's Penn State-Iowa game. 

About the Contributors

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Andre Magaro

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Andre Magaro is a senior from Enola, Pennsylvania majoring in broadcast journalism. He is one of CommRadio’s two student general managers. It’s there that Andre does play-by-play broadcasting of Penn State sporting events, and helps with the everyday operation of Penn State’s student-run radio station Andre is also a sports anchor and reporter for the Centre County Report, in addition to doing play-by-play for B1G+ as well. In the past, he has completed a broadcast internship in the Northwoods League for the Kalamazoo Growlers, provided feature articles and game day social media coverage of Penn State Men’s Soccer for Penn State Athletics, and produced articles on Penn State sports for Armchair Media. He can be contacted via email at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and on Twitter @andre_magaro.

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Connor Griffin

Junior / Broadcast Journalism

Connor is a junior from Horsham, Pennsylvania. This is his second year working with CommRadio, and he currently serves as one of the station’s two production directors. In addition to his managerial role, he calls play-by-play for Penn State sports and co-hosts No Boundaries with Zach Donaldson. On the weekends, he is a student reporter on the Unrivaled Pregame Show for Penn State Athletics. You can contact him at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Rachel Suga

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Rachel Suga is a senior broadcast journalism and criminology double major at Penn State University. Extremely involved in her passions, Rachel has been involved in Centre County Report as well as 46LIVE as a producer and reporter, executive producer for “More Than a Lion”, anchor and reporter for CommRadio and PSN News, Vice President of PSNtv, and Daily Collegian as a crime and courts reporter around campus alone. Her professional opportunities have included being a strategic communications intern for the Office of the President at Penn State, a digital newspaper writer for “Follow South Jersey”, and a multimedia intern for Wake Media Inc.. She is also a freelance photographer, videographer, and writer.

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Adam Oliphant

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Hope Burley

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Isabel Hayes

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