Ashley Bailey Associate Producer, Morning Edition/Weekend Edition
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
Consider this as you contemplate a long holiday weekend: During this time of year, the workdays start early for pyrotechnicians. They’re the men and women who produce public fireworks displays. It takes years of training before those technicians can light their first match.
This is the time of year many people stock up their RVs and roll ‘em out for road trips. They aren’t just motor homes. They’re pop-up campers, travel trailers and “fifth wheels” that can range from a few thousand dollars to 100 grand or more. Recreational vehicles, even moderately priced ones, stopped selling when the economy drove into a ditch three years ago. The economy’s back on the road now - sort of - and for some people, the time finally is right to buy an RV.
UCLA today opened a new Global Bio Lab that will train researchers how to test and analyze infectious diseases and respond to pandemics.
This week, the U.S. Forest Service reopened hiking trails and campgrounds scattered throughout 98,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest. They’ve been closed for more than a year and a half since the Station Fire.
High school students in L.A.’s Koreatown consume nearly three times as much alcohol and marijuana as their peers nationwide, according to a just-released survey by the Asian American Drug Abuse Program and the Koreatown Youth & Community Center.