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

Whooping cough vaccine effectiveness questioned

A new study suggests the whooping cough vaccine that came out in the 1990s has limited effectiveness.

Mars Curiosity rover could encounter a problem if it begins drilling and finds ice

NASA says its Mars Curiosity Rover could start drilling for rock samples for the first time within the next couple months.

Didn't go to the movies this weekend? Neither did anyone else

This weekend’s box office numbers were among the lowest they’ve been in more than a decade. It’s typical to have low ticket sales following Labor Day — but not this bad.

Flash flood watch issued for SoCal mountains, deserts

Thunderstorms are in the forecast for the deserts and mountains. Meteorologist Stephen Harrison said we could be in for some wet weather through Tuesday afternoon.

Watch the 'Gangnam' video that got lifeguards fired

The lifeguards who say the city didn't explain why they were fired, say they made the video in their off-time, but in a city pool and in their lifeguard swimwear.

Photos: 'Remembering Marilyn' exhibit honors actress 50 years after death

A new exhibit of Marilyn Monroe photographs snapped in 1955 is ready for its close-up starting Sunday at a downtown Los Angeles gallery.

Disabled surfer goes from wheelchair to waves

Even though Tiffany Giddes ended up in a wheelchair after a car wreck, she hasn’t let her disability keep her from the sport she loves.

Off-duty Beverly Hills cop arrested for possible DUI

Off-duty Beverly Hills police officer Jeffrey Sweet has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence following a Simi Valley crash.

West Covina car salesman sets a Guinness World Record

Deane Salter, 85, was recognized this month by the Guinness Book of World Records for having the longest career as a car salesperson at 54 years and 4 months.

An early end to the 'Rampture' on the 405 Freeway

Los Angeles County Metro re-opened two ramps Friday morning that connect commuters with the 405 Freeway and Wilshire Boulevard.

Climate change means more heat waves on the beach, study says

A new study finds climate change is causing heat waves that often hit California's inland areas with triple-digit temperatures to move towards the coast.

Will.i.am debuts a song from Mars

NASA broadcasted the first song ever on Tuesday from the Mars Curiosity Rover.

NASA transmits first voice from Mars, plus: new photos

NASA announced Monday that it has successfully transmitted a human voice from another planet for the first time ever.

Map: 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign = DUI checkpoints

Police are planning sobriety checkpoints again this weekend to bust drunk drivers across Southern California.

2 women electrocuted while trying to help car crash victim

They were electrocuted during an attempt to rescue a man who crashed his SUV into a fire hydrant and power pole Wednesday night.