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

LA Supes offer $20K reward for info on released felon

Steven Lawrence Wright, 37, was being held on murder charges — as well as on a five-day contempt of court. He was accidentally released early after the contempt of court was up.

El Niño brings record rainfall, shuts down lanes on 5, 101 freeways

Flash flood warnings were in effect for Los Angeles and Ventura counties and heavy rains were forecast for Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.

Guatemalan band unable to get visas for Rose Parade

A band from Guatemala has been unable to get visas to participate in the New Year's Day Rose Parade.

King tides rolling into the California coast next week

The California King Tides project is asking citizen scientists to snap photos to visualize rising sea levels many argue have been brought on by climate change.

Cold temps force homeless into winter shelters

Temporary, emergency winter shelters are popping up all over Southern California as officials and homeless service providers prepare for a wet and cold winter.

More families relocated due to Porter Ranch gas leak

SoCal Gas was ordered to provide free temporary relocation for affected residents by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.

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.