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

Arson suspect arrested for 2010 post-Lakers melee

22-year-old Darren Cooper was arrested on suspicion of arson for the torching of a taxi cab.

Burbank residents sue over planned Wal-Mart

Concerned Burbank residents claim the city of Burbank is at fault for issuing permits to the superstore despite various violations.

After 24-year run, nonprofit teen newspaper LA Youth could close

L.A. Youth supporters need to raise $500,000 by May 15, and said that if they don’t meet their fundraising goal on time, they’ll return the donations people have sent.

Turquoise for Expo Line, royal blue for Blue Line = confusion

The new Metro light-rail line opens for regular service, with the first train leaving downtown L.A. at 4:54 a.m. Ridership was light but officials say that's to be expected.

Drug dropoffs pop up across LA for leftover prescriptions

Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Multiple L.A. County sheriff stations will contribute by acting as free dropoff sites for the rest of the year.

Doo Dah Parade, the Rose Parade's 'twisted sister,' returns

The Doo Dah Parade is marking its 35th year with crazy costumes, a galactic queen and a performance from Snotty Scotty and the Hankies.

Jane Goodall named Grand Marshal of 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade

Jane Goodall, the renowned anthropologist, researcher, author, and world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, was named Grand Marshal of the 2013 Rose Parade.

Mom, activist, and LA trial junkie

South LA's Linda Jay on witnessing LA’s most heated trials and how soon, she hopes to get her own justice.

A mission plays bird calls to lure back 'miracle' swallows

The Mission San Juan Capistrano is trying a new way to charm cliff swallows back to nest at its stone church…through song.

USC armed robbery suspect shot by police

The incident happened a week after the USC campus was rocked by the shooting deaths of two USC students in what police believe was an attempted armed robbery.

CicLAvia to close 10 miles of downtown streets on Sunday

While the term CicLAvia is a twist on the Spanish word for “bikeway," event co-founder Aaron Paley cautions participants not to read too much into that.

LAPD to debrief public about fatal 101 shooting within 72 hours

LAPD spokesman Andy Nieman said some officer-involved shooting cases can take almost a year to fully investigate.

2 USC students from China shot to death in West Adams area

L.A. Police continue to search for the person who shot and killed two USC students early Wednesday while they sat in a car in the West Adams neighborhood.

500-pound bear tranquilized in La Crescenta

The black bear had been wandering around homes in La Crescenta for hours in the morning. Sheriffs officials received a call just before sunrise.

Repairs continue after fuel tanker fire on 134 Freeway

Caltrans is working on repairs to a bridge that connects the 134 and 5 freeways near Glendale after this weekend’s fuel truck fire.