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

Artists retrace 'Grapes of Wrath" journey for novel's 75th birthday

The 11-day trip across the country ends Monday at a labor camp in Central California called Weedpatch Camp.

Officials contemplate rebuild after historic South LA church fire

Crouch Memorial Pastor Lawrence Magee says the decision to rebuild the historic building will likely depend on costs.

Food stamp debit cards working after outage in 17 states (Updated)

People in California, Ohio, Michigan and several other states found themselves unable to buy groceries with their food stamp debit-style cards on Saturday.

Camp Pendleton residents able to return home after evacuation (video)

About 300 residents can return home after a 1500-acre brush fire forced their evacuation Saturday. Patients at a naval hospital that was also evacuated remain displaced.

Extreme fire danger, 'damaging winds' through weekend

Forecasters now say Santa Ana winds could bring gusts up to 70 mph — together with hot, dry conditions, that spells extreme fire danger.

Poll: Voters wishy-washy on water proposal, lukewarm on Brown

A new survey finds support for the state's ambitious water plan dries up when the talk turns to money and that only half of voters think Gov. Jerry Brown is doing a good job in office.

Museum Day Live: Free admission at dozens of SoCal museums

Dozens of museums are free Saturday in SoCal, including the California Science Center, the Grammy Museum and the Petersen Automotive Museum. See the full list here.

Hawthorne residents returning home after methane gas leak

Thirty-seven families had been evacuated after it was discovered methane had mixed with the water supply.

Pit bulls kill 2-year-old in Colton; grandmother, uncle in custody

The boy died after being attacked by five dogs, including pit bulls and pit bull mixes.

Remembering Jon Coutchie, Laguna Beach officer and war veteran

Laguna Beach police remember motorcycle officer and Army Ranger Jon Coutchie who died Saturday night in the line of duty after colliding with a truck on PCH.

Laguna Beach officer, veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan wars, dies in crash

Officer Jon Coutchie, 41, was hit by a pickup truck at the intersection on the South Coast Highway. He was attempting to locate a speeding car that had been spotted by another officer.

UPDATE: Culver City officers shoot, kill man at police station

A man confronted officers with a handgun Saturday at the Culver City police station, where he was shot and killed, homicide detectives confirmed Sunday.

UPDATED: Neighbors grieve death of South LA store clerk

The Happy Bargain 99 Cents store clerk was a mother of five children. A makeshift memorial has been set up in front of the store at 74th and Broadway.

Crews continue work on sealing water, methane leak in Hawthorne

Fire officials say they will determine when it is safe for residents to return home once engineers ensure the well is sealed.

West Hollywood proposes ban on exotic animal performances

If the ban is passed, West Hollywood will join other California cities that have prohibited public animal performances, including Huntington Beach and Pasadena.