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Bethany Thornton

Freelance reporter

Beth Thornton is a freelance reporter and contributor to Issues & Ideas on KCBX Public Radio, an NPR affiliate station on the Central Coast of California. She also has contributed to The California Report. As a 2021 Data Fellow with the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism, she produced a series of stories examining the impact of an aging population on health care and health workers in the Central Coast region.