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

The life of John Bisom

An actor who was a longtime fixture in the L.A. musical theater scene is being memorialized.

Fullerton father, daughter win award for saving woman from deer

A Texas man who saved six people after a plane crash and a father-daughter duo from Fullerton are among 21 winners of Carnegie medals for heroism.

Strong earthquake shakes southern Mexico

Mexico City Mayor Marcelo Ebrard's Twitter account said the water system and other "strategic services" were not experiencing problems.

Last chance to tour underground dig near San Gabriel Mission

You only have until next week to see a unique piece of Southern California history at an archaeological dig across from the San Gabriel Mission.

Southland heat about to turn back to cold Tuesday

David Sweet of the National Weather Service says that a cold front from the Gulf of Alaska may bring snow showers to the Grapevine and Antelope Valley by Tuesday.

US Supreme Court takes on college affirmative action

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a white student’s challenge to affirmative action at the University of Texas. California state schools already prohibit considering race.

SEIU workers accuse California hospitals of 'price gouging'

Union health care workers gathered signatures outside Centinela Hospital Medical Center in Inglewood for two initiatives they hope to get on the ballot this fall.

Al Sharpton on Whitney Houston: 'All of us have some mess'

She "was an international icon," he said. "Whatever she did was on the front page. Don't delve in the mess. All of us have some mess."

Free tax filing for some low income families

The United Way set up centers across the country for low-and-middle income people who need help with their forms.

85 year old Gay Marriage supporter celebrates prop 8 verdict

As the 9th circuit court struck down proposition 8, the gay marriage ban, a crowd gathered outside West Hollywood city hall to celebrate the ruling.

CRAs shut down, worrying some in South LA

Wednesday marks the end of California’s community redevelopment agencies. Gov. Jerry Brown cut the agencies to help balance the state budget.

Tupac FourSquare map created by English hip-hop fan

For a walk on the wild side, follow the rapper's footsteps as he zig-zags from his pre-fame days in Baltimore to Las Vegas where he was killed.

100 arson charges being filed against suspected LA arsonist

Harry Burkhart, a German man suspected of setting dozens of arson fires that terrorized Los Angeles over the New Year's weekend, will face a total of 100 charges.

NASA spacecraft named 'Ebb' and 'Flow' by Montana 4th graders

Two NASA spacecrafts that entered the moon’s orbit earlier this month now have names, thanks to a classroom of Montana fourth graders.

Volunteers don work gloves, dance shoes in honor of MLK Jr.

Students and volunteers at L.A.’s Los Feliz Elementary School celebrated MLK Day by shoveling dirt, drilling holes and painting murals.