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

Glendale hospitals help local Armenians celebrate Christmas Eve

You may have thought Christmas had come and gone, but some communities are still celebrating. Thursday is Christmas Eve for Christians in the Armenian church, who celebrate Jesus's birth every Jan. 6.

Mystery oil slick appears in Huntington Harbor

An oil spill about half the size of a football field in Huntington Harbor is being contained by booms, officials said Thursday. The source of the oil hasn't been determined, but so far, there's been no property damage or threat to wildlife.

US Post Office enters holiday rush

The U.S. Postal Service is entering its busiest week of the year as last-minute shoppers scramble to send their holiday packages to loved ones just days before Christmas.

Santa Ana parish honors Virgin of Guadalupe, despite fire

Many Catholics gather each Dec. 12 to attend mass in honor of the Virgin of Guadalupe. A Santa Ana church and its Latino parishioners will carry on Monday's celebration, despite a fire last week that ripped through its nearly 90-year-old sanctuary.

LA County Metro delays bus schedule changes until spring

Los Angeles County Metro has delayed scheduled changes to some of its bus routes that were supposed to go into effect Sunday.

Santa Ana winds: Hundreds of fallen trees await pick up

The Santa Ana clean-up continued Friday as crews across Southern California hauled trees and raised power lines all across Los Angeles.

California children’s hospitals rarely offer healthy food, study finds

Only 7 percent of hospital entrees at California's 14 major children's hospitals were deemed healthy.

Activists await LA's next move on Occupy camp

Occupy Los Angeles activists say it was a quiet day at their encampment Thursday, but they expect the city or police to soon order them off the lawn at City Hall. Notices have started going up telling people not to stay overnight. The City of L.A. announced Wednesday that it wants the activists camped in tents to leave the City Hall lawn as soon as next week. Many Occupiers say they have no intention of leaving.

Thanks and giving at annual Midnight Mission Thanksgiving on LA's Skid Row

About 350 volunteers spent Thursday serving meals to people down on their luck at Los Angeles’ Midnight Mission on Skid Row. Mission officials estimate that they're serving about 2,500 Thanksgiving meals Thursday.

LA Mission serves thousands of meals for Thanksgiving

Homeless people on Skid Row got an early taste of Thanksgiving Wednesday. Volunteers, including some who live far from downtown L.A.'s streets, helped dish out a free sitdown meal outside the Los Angeles Mission. Hundreds of people waited in line for hours.

Operation Gratitude volunteers assemble care packages for troops over Thanksgiving weekend

Hundreds of volunteers in the San Fernando Valley are making post turkey-day plans for Operation Gratitude, preparing holiday care packages for American troops deployed overseas.

Proposed design would give City of Angels stadium with wings

Anschutz Entertainment Group is a step closer to making its proposed pro football stadium a reality in downtown Los Angeles. On Tuesday the company released new images of the Farmers Field project.

'Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 1' premieres in LA Monday night

More than a thousand people have camped in front of the Nokia L.A. Live Theater for five days. They're “Twilight” fans awaiting Monday's 7 p.m. red carpet premiere of the fourth film in the series – “Breaking Dawn, Part 1.”

Latest 'Twilight' draws an early, ardent crowd

Teen vampire movie fans began camping outside the Nokia Theatre at LA Live Thursday awaiting Monday’s premiere of “Breaking Dawn, Part One” – the fourth movie in the “Twilight” series. Almost a thousand people so far have picked up wristbands so they can stand along the red carpet.

Orange County court gives combat veterans a second chance

Many veterans face mental health issues after returning home from combat. Most can cope, but some don’t. Three years ago, Orange County opened a special court to handle cases of veterans who get caught up in the criminal justice system. It's one of nine of its kind in the state.