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

Update: Powerhouse Fire 70 percent contained

Firefighters are conducting mop-up operations. Earlier in the day 10 more homes had been found destroyed, according to U.S. Forest Service spokesman Matt Corelli.

Metrolink train hits, kills person west of Claremont station

One of Metrolink's San Bernardino Line trains struck and killed a person this morning on the tracks west of the Claremont station.

Powerhouse Fire: Firefighters gain upper hand on wildfire

Nearly 3,000 were allowed to return to their homes in the rural communities threatened by the massive Southern California Powerhouse wildfire Monday.

DWP crews work to repair Hollywood water main

The water main broke Thursday night in Hollywood. Water flooded an apartment building's garage and caused some damage to two apartments.

Missing 69-year-old woman found unharmed in Compton (updated)

A 69-year-old Dana Point woman who authorities feared had been abducted was located unharmed this morning at a gas station in Compton, authorities said.

Dodger Stadium to host Galaxy soccer matches

In August, the Dodgers' home field will become home turf for a soccer team for the first time since the ball club came to town in 1962.

Firefighters gain ground on White Fire near Santa Barbara

Fire crews are making progress on surrounding a wildfire near Santa Barbara. The White Fire is 1,858 acres and 80 percent contained as of Wednesday morning.

4.8-magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California coast

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 has rattled Santa Barbara County. The quake was also felt in neighboring Ventura County.

STUDY: Stress can lead to healthy habits, too

A new study finds the more tired and stressed people get, the more likely they are to default to learned habits — good or bad.

Update: Fire near Santa Barbara at 2.8 square miles, 10 percent contained

The White Fire north of Santa Barbara was being fed by winds expected to gust up to 40 mph, with 550 firefighters battling the blaze.

FAQ: What patients need to know about UCLA medical centers strike

Have an appointment? Need surgery? Have an emergency? Here's what you need to know and how hospitals are coping with the labor action.

Health workers begin strike against UC medical centers

University of California medical center workers began a two-day strike Tuesday that could involve thousands of employees and prompted postponement of some surgeries.

Male suspect shot by police in Alhambra Police Department lobby

The man's condition was not immediately known, and officials did not immediately release details of the shooting.

Grand Fire burns 3,500 acres in Kern County national forest

Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are helping hundreds of firefighters combat a 3,500-acre wildfire that has blackened rugged terrain in the Los Padres National Forest.

UPDATE: Student in custody in Santa Monica, East LA college threats

Police are holding a suspect for questioning after an anonymous threat shut down local schools and sent parents and the news media into a panic Thursday.