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

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.

California Congressman giving away Pope visit tickets

Ted Lieu's chief of staff Marc Cevasco says if you enter Lieu's ticket lottery and win, you'll get to stand on the National Mall to watch a jumbotron when the Pope addresses a joint meeting of Congress.

Manzanar: Feds seek input on former Japanese-American internment camp

The former internment camp 230 miles north of Los Angeles housed thousands of Japanese Americans in the 1940s.

Los Angeles 2024 Olympics revenue projections may be on the high side

Organizers behind Los Angeles' plans for the 2024 Olympic Games released a budget that predicts a $161 million surplus. See the full proposal here.

SoCal water district makes you a short-shower playlist

How long do you spend in the shower? The SoCal water district launched a new Pandora playlist to encourage short showers, and we want you to vote on songs to include.

LADWP overcharging settlement means $44 million in refunds

A class action settlement from the L.A. Department of Water means that customers will ultimately be receiving $44 million in refunds for overcharges.