Lorne Matalon is the Fronteras reporter based in Marfa, Texas at Marfa Public Radio. He began reporting from Latin America in 2007 where he was based in Mexico City for The World, a co-production of the BBC World Service, Public Radio International and NPR member station WGBH, Boston.

Previously he was at NPR member stations WUNC, Chapel Hill, North Carolina  and WBUR, Boston. During that time he filed for NPR from Haiti and Mongolia. Prior to working at WBUR, Matalon was a television reporter in Boston and before that at CBC Television where he reported from Canada, the U.S., Brazil and Cuba. Matalon is a contributor to National Geographic's online news service, where he has filed from Panama, Mongolia and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. His articles and photographs have appeared in the Boston Globe, the San Diego Union-Tribune, La Recherche (Paris) and The World Today (London) a publication of the international affairs organization Chatham House. He has produced several television documentaries, among them Brazil: Amazon War, Sudan: Freedom for Sale and Guantanamo.

Follow him on Twitter: @matalon.

Title Author Publication Date
Texas Border Fracking Standoff: NY Court Ruling May Affect Outcome Lorne Matalon July 25, 2014
Dark Energy And The Expansion Of The Universe: New McDonald Observatory Director Leads Experiment For Answers Lorne Matalon July 22, 2014
Making Deals With Informants: US Visas And The Juárez War Lorne Matalon July 16, 2014
USDA Changes Border Policy, Agents Return To Mexican Inspection Pens Lorne Matalon July 15, 2014
Close Calls: A River Rescue In Texas Lorne Matalon July 08, 2014
The Solar Challenge In Texas: Lessons Learned From Arizona, California Lorne Matalon June 30, 2014
FBI Launches Criminal Investigation Of VA Lorne Matalon June 11, 2014
Juarez Cartel On Trial In El Paso: A Conversation With Jason McGahan Lorne Matalon June 10, 2014
What Can Law Enforcement Ask You At A Traffic Stop? Lorne Matalon June 04, 2014
Texas Clean Coal Plant May Be Environmental Game Changer Lorne Matalon May 28, 2014
Texas State Police Surges Challenged By Borderland Sheriffs Lorne Matalon May 16, 2014
US Ban On Ivory Spawns Dilemma In Music Industry Lorne Matalon April 29, 2014
Mexico Forbids Drug Lord's Extradition Even As Negotiations With US Continue Lorne Matalon April 24, 2014
Congress Challenges President On National Parks Lorne Matalon April 11, 2014
Confrontation In Arizona Between Mexican Soldiers, Border Patrol Confirmed Lorne Matalon April 04, 2014
Drug Smuggling Twist: Innocent Mexicans Allegedly Duped By Mennonite Suspect Lorne Matalon April 03, 2014
West Texas Energy Boom A Threat To Astronomy Lorne Matalon March 19, 2014
Money Laundering Cartel Associates Convicted In Conspiracy To Bribe US Judge Lorne Matalon March 14, 2014
Border Patrol Refines Tactics For Rock-Throwing Attacks Lorne Matalon March 13, 2014
Rail Design Linking Mexico, Texas Unveiled Lorne Matalon March 07, 2014
Mexico Looking For US Help In Fracking Along The Border Lorne Matalon March 07, 2014
Mexico Rail Link To Texas On Track For 2015 Construction Lorne Matalon January 30, 2014
Support For Marijuana Law Reform Creates Strange Bedfellows Lorne Matalon January 24, 2014
Peña Nieto, US Condemn Texas Execution Of Mexican Citizen Lorne Matalon January 24, 2014
Supreme Court Rejects Last-Minute Appeal For Mexican Executed In Texas Lorne Matalon January 23, 2014

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