Kathryn Barnes

Kathryn Barnes

Producer, KCRW Santa Barbara

Producer

Producer, KCRW Santa Barbara

Kathryn Barnes on KCRW

In the kitchen of the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission — which provides meals, showers and beds to the city’s unhoused residents — a dozen men are deboning trays of turkeys.

How homeless shelters will pull off Thanksgiving feasts without volunteers

In the kitchen of the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission — which provides meals, showers and beds to the city’s unhoused residents — a dozen men are deboning trays of turkeys.

from Greater LA

The 605 Corridor Improvement Project aims to add new lanes and exit ramps along the 605 freeway and a stretch of the 5 freeway in southeastern LA County.

A proposed highway-expansion project raises old fears and new values

The 605 Corridor Improvement Project aims to add new lanes and exit ramps along the 605 freeway and a stretch of the 5 freeway in southeastern LA County.

from Greater LA

The 2020 election is a significant source of stress for 68% of Americans, according to a recent study by the American Psychological Association.

As election 2020 stirs up stress, anxiety and anger, some people are tuning out entirely

The 2020 election is a significant source of stress for 68% of Americans, according to a recent study by the American Psychological Association.

from Greater LA

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Before COVID-19, street vendor Heleo Leyva ran Quesadillas Tepexco, an East Hollywood food stand. But as the virus began to spread, he was forced to shut down.

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