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

'Chorus Line' composer Marvin Hamlisch dies in Los Angeles

Marvin Hamlisch, who composed the scores for dozens of movies including "The Sting" and won a Tony for "A Chorus Line," has died in Los Angeles at 68.

Biologists track mountain lion kittens found near Malibu

Biologists with the National Park Service are tracking two mountain lion kittens they found a couple weeks ago in the mountains near Malibu.

Second-in-command announces retirement from LA County Probation

The second-in-command of Los Angeles County's probation department, Cal Remington, says he’s retiring at the end of the month.

Van Nuys traffic school owner arrested for selling fake docs

Police have arrested the owner of a traffic school in Van Nuys, saying Otto Escobar made and sold traffic school certificates, passports and other fake documents.

Evacuations reported in wake of Murrieta brush fire

A grass fire that sparked in a rural area of Riverside County just a couple of hours ago has grown to more than 200 acres.

Commission lists for-profit colleges no longer Cal Grant eligible

Many students who want to study at private post-secondary colleges to get certified as truck drivers, masseuses or chefs will not be able to get Cal Grants at certain schools.

About 200 firefighters respond to brush fire in Palmdale

The LAFD said the brush fire had burned about 20 acres as of 5 p.m. on Tuesday in a grassy area off the side of the road at Avenue S where it meets the 14 Freeway.

LA City Council offers $50,000 reward for information on 'Hollywood head' murder case

There’s a $50,000 reward out for information leading to a conviction in the murder of a man whose severed head was found in a plastic bag by hikers January in the Hollywood Hills.

Police believe body may be remains of missing FBI agent

Burbank police say a body found by hikers Tuesday night on a fire road behind St. Francis Xavier Parish and School may belong to a missing FBI agent.

Santa Monica smoking ban loses fire until further notice

In Santa Monica, some new renters can still smoke if they got em'. The seaside city has shelved a smoking ban until further discussion with the public.

Dozens crash Obama fundraiser to protest pot shop crackdown

Protesters rallied outside an Obama fundraiser Tuesday to call for an end to federal crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries.

'Cougar' billboard gets catty response from your mom

Cougars have clawed their way to the top of online dating food chain. Or at least to the top of a traffic-stopping billboard in West Hollywood.

LA sues US Bank over foreclosed property maintenance

The lawsuit, filed on Monday, alleges that U.S. Bank has illegally evicted low-income tenants and has allowed hundreds of foreclosed properties in L.A.

Lakers' Nash: Move to LA was a family affair

Nash was formally introduced Wednesday as the newest addition to the Lakers at the team's practice facility in El Segundo.

Wildfire that prompted evacuation below Crestline 70 percent contained

Three firefighters suffered heat-related injuries amid triple-digit temperatures, and there were some voluntary evacuations.