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

Watch the 'Gangnam' video that got lifeguards fired

The lifeguards who say the city didn't explain why they were fired, say they made the video in their off-time, but in a city pool and in their lifeguard swimwear.

Photos: 'Remembering Marilyn' exhibit honors actress 50 years after death

A new exhibit of Marilyn Monroe photographs snapped in 1955 is ready for its close-up starting Sunday at a downtown Los Angeles gallery.

Disabled surfer goes from wheelchair to waves

Even though Tiffany Giddes ended up in a wheelchair after a car wreck, she hasn’t let her disability keep her from the sport she loves.

Off-duty Beverly Hills cop arrested for possible DUI

Off-duty Beverly Hills police officer Jeffrey Sweet has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence following a Simi Valley crash.

West Covina car salesman sets a Guinness World Record

Deane Salter, 85, was recognized this month by the Guinness Book of World Records for having the longest career as a car salesperson at 54 years and 4 months.

An early end to the 'Rampture' on the 405 Freeway

Los Angeles County Metro re-opened two ramps Friday morning that connect commuters with the 405 Freeway and Wilshire Boulevard.

Climate change means more heat waves on the beach, study says

A new study finds climate change is causing heat waves that often hit California's inland areas with triple-digit temperatures to move towards the coast. debuts a song from Mars

NASA broadcasted the first song ever on Tuesday from the Mars Curiosity Rover.

NASA transmits first voice from Mars, plus: new photos

NASA announced Monday that it has successfully transmitted a human voice from another planet for the first time ever.

Map: 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign = DUI checkpoints

Police are planning sobriety checkpoints again this weekend to bust drunk drivers across Southern California.

2 women electrocuted while trying to help car crash victim

They were electrocuted during an attempt to rescue a man who crashed his SUV into a fire hydrant and power pole Wednesday night.

Update: No bomb in suspected Van Nuys pot warehouse

A bomb squad has declared the warehouse safe. LAPD officer Rosario Herrera said no explosives were found, although officers found about 100 marijuana plants.

Pasadena Pops passes baton to new conductor

The Pasadena Symphony and Pops’ new recruit — Michael Feinstein — is a former assistant to Ira Gershwin and novice in his new role as conductor.

South LA teens learn about nature and environmental careers

A group of high school girls from South L.A. spent a month in a remote nature preserve as part of a program to get young people interested in science.

Over 20,000 fake shoes seized at LA/Long Beach port (slideshow)

Over 20,000 counterfeit shoes violating the Christian Louboutin trademark were seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently.