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

5 human cases of West Nile virus reported in LA County

Five people have been infected with the West Nile virus, the first confirmed human cases in Los Angeles County for 2013, local health officials said Thursday. All are recovering.

2 detained in Silverado Canyon SWAT stand off

Orange County sheriffs officials say they've detained two people for questioning in the SWAT standoff that stranded about 10 people in a Jackson Ranch equestrian center.

2 injured when police cruiser and Honda collide in Hawthorne

California Highway Patrol is investigating a car accident in Hawthorne that sent a police sergeant and another driver to the hospital early his morning.

Mountain Fire: New evacuation warnings; 6,000 already displaced for third day (map, photos)

Residents of another 700 homes were advised to retreat to safety on Friday as crews grew increasingly concerned about the weather and erratic winds.

Updated: New evacuations; Fire jumps to 19,400 acres

A fire raging through the rugged terrain of the San Jacinto Wilderness near Idyllwild grew throughout Wednesday and has now reached 19,400 acres.

Petersen Automotive Museum auctions classic cars

The Petersen Automotive Museum is auctioning off some of its classic cars to help revamp the 20-year-old institution, but the sales have some former employees concerned.

Update: No sign of drugs in 'Glee' star Cory Monteith's death; fans mourn

Officials say the results of toxicology tests could take days. Meanwhile, a group of fans gathered in Hollywood to honor the actor from the hit TV show.

Scattered rain showers hit Southern California

Southern California weather reports show a few more scattered rain showers through Thursday night, but things are expected to dry up — and heat up.

Service honors 19 firefighters killed in Arizona fire

About 300 members of the L.A. County Fire Department are in Prescott, Arizona Tuesday to attend a memorial service for 19 firefighters who died Sunday, June 30.

Teacher arrested after allegedly having teen student's baby

A Redlands high school teacher has been accused of having a student's baby. The baby was reportedly born about two weeks ago.

Record heat cracking 100 degrees expected for parts of SoCal (Map)

The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for much of Southern California — and it's expected to last through Sunday.

UPDATE: OC deputy's condition upgraded following crash

An O.C. Sheriff's deputy crashed into a light post while patrolling Mission Viejo early Monday. His condition has been upgraded from critical to serious, but stable.

Filmmakers sue to make 'Happy Birthday' song public again

A production company is challenging a Santa Monica music licensing business's claim to ownership of the song "Happy Birthday to You."

I-5 southbound shut down near San Onofre due to propane tanker crash

Southbound I-5 near Camp Pendleton turned into a virtual parking lot Friday morning after a multi-vehicle crash involving a propane tanker blocked all lanes of the freeway.

Update: Metro bus driver who died in tow truck collision identified

A Metro bus driver who died when her bus collided with a tow truck in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday morning has been identified as 47-year-old Olivia Gamboa.