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

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.

SoCal Edison power outage hits customers in South Bay

Power has been restored to all but 11 customers in the South Bay, after a downed power line caused outages for over 100,000 Sunday morning.

Pasadena firefighters investigating fire at strip mall

Firefighters in Pasadena are still determining what caused a fire to burn just before 5 a.m. Sunday at a strip mall on Fair Oaks Avenue.

Update: More storms heading toward Riverside and San Bernardino counties

Classes resumed this morning at Riverside City College. The school had been closed after a thunderstorm Thursday afternoon flooded buildings and parking lots on campus.

Update: Hundreds still without power in Venice, Marina del Rey

An Edison spokeswoman said power has been restored for some customers after an outage at 8:20 a.m, but it was still unclear what caused it.

Rim Fire: Yosemite blaze is 6th largest in California; time-lapse video (map, photos)

Fire commanders said they would maintain use of a Predator drone to give them early views of any new flare-ups across the remote and rugged landscape.

Flash flood watch in effect for parts of SoCal Monday

A flash flood watch extends this afternoon into Los Angeles County mountains and the Antelope Valley. Some are already feeling the brunt of the wet weather.

Rim Fire: 11,000 acres burned near Yosemite so far

The Rim Fire burning near Yosemite has burned 11,000 acres thus far, with 0 percent contained as it continues to grow, a spokesman tells KPCC.

Best-selling author Elmore Leonard dies at 87

Elmore Leonard, a former adman who later in life penned crime best-selling novels like "Get Shorty" and "Out of Sight" has died. He was 87.

Man assaults mother in Redondo Beach, killed by police

Sometime after 11 p.m. Thursday, someone reported a woman was screaming as she was being dragged into her home, according to police.

Fullerton hospital fined for removing wrong kidney

The state health department has issued penalties to six Southern California hospitals for actions that put patient safety in jeopardy.