Ashley Bailey Associate Producer, Morning Edition/Weekend Edition

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Ashley Bailey is an Associate Producer for "Morning Edition" and "Weekend Edition." She joined KPCC's staff in January 2012.

Ashley earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. Her work has been featured on NPR, as well as its affiliates, KHSU and KQED.

While in school, Ashley was an editor for the student newspaper, an anchor for a student television production and news director for her college radio station. She also has worked as a social media consultant, a business editor and a graphic designer.

Stories by Ashley Bailey

How to surf El Niño: Tips from a professional

Big wave surfer Alex Gray has a few ideas about what it takes to ride the kind of waves that the King Tides and El Niño often bring.

Muslim advocacy group to host interfaith 'xenophobia' discussion in wake of Paris attacks

"We thought we would bring Jewish, Catholic and Mormon leaders to talk about their communities’ history in dealing with xenophobia and learn lessons from those historical experiences."

How safe do you feel at Dodger Stadium?

LAPD says it will increase its presence ahead of Thursday night's playoff game at Dodger Stadium following a fight after the series opening game that left a man critically injured.

Entangled fin whale spotted near Dana Point

Various agencies are coordinating to find a way, if any, to help the whale. The whale was spotted by fishermen on Friday morning.

Small single-engine plane crashes in Compton backyard

The plane took off around 2:40 p.m. from Compton/Woodley Airport and was in the air for a few minutes before it experienced engine failure.

LAPD officers shoot, kill suspect after rear window shattered

The officers exited the vehicle and shot a suspect, who died at the scene. Police have yet to determine what broke the window, and no firearm was recovered.

UC Irvine's 50 years features decades of drama

Robert Cohen is the founding chair of the university's vaunted drama department, and he shared memories of his five decades at UC Irvine with KPCC.

Great Park grounds giant balloon (but it's ready for Halloween)

The balloon has been carrying 16,000 to 17,000 passengers 400 feet high in the air every year since 2007. A routine inspection deemed it unfit to fly.

October means high fire danger thanks to Santa Ana winds

Wildfires have been burning across California, but we haven't hit the height of fire season. That's October. Here's what you need to know about preparing.

2 men arrested for suspected murder of UCLA student

Two suspects have been arrested in the death of UCLA student Andrea DelVesco, who was found at a Westwood apartment on September 21.

More beaches in Long Beach reopened following sewage spill

All remaining closed beaches, with the exception of 5th Place and Ocean Avenue downtown, were reopened to swimmers on Saturday afternoon.

CHP officer shot in West Covina during traffic stop

Officers pursued the suspect and took him into custody in Fontana.

Scattered blackouts hit Southern California after heatwave power use

So far the grid has been holding up, and DWP expects it to hold. Still, it's urging customers to save power during peak demand, which is 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

LAX roadwork to cause delays: What you should know

The second level roadway Departures area at Los Angeles International Airport will be completely redone over the next several weeks, resulting in delays for people arriving and departing LAX.

LAUSD teacher abuse case again raises issue of student's prior sexual history

Attorneys for LAUSD and one of its student continue to argue over whether the 13-year-old girl's sexual history should have been admitted as evidence in her suit against the district.