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

Illegal campfire sparked Rancho Cucamonga's Etiwanda Fire

Investigators say an illegal campfire sparked a 2,143-acre blaze that prompted the evacuation of Southern California foothill homes last week.

Wall honoring fallen officers to go on display Wednesday

As the L.A. police department mourns a third officer to die in the line of duty in as many months, a new memorial dedicated to fallen LAPD officers will go on display to honor their service.

Etiwanda Fire: 67 percent contained (updated)

A wildfire near Rancho Cucamonga that forced the evacuation of about 1,600 foothill homes is now only smoldering, and crews expect to make significant progress as winds ease.

Etiwanda Fire grows to 1K acres near Rancho Cucamonga, evacs lifted

Officials at the San Bernardino National Forest say mandatory evacuations have been lifted for residents near the burn area. The fire continues to spread.

LA Metro machines temporarily unable to take credit/debit cards

Los Angeles's Metro system was unable to accept credit/debit cards at the TAP card machines Tuesday morning for almost six hours.

Santa Barbara spring break party turns into riot, officers injured

A UC Santa Barbara police officer was seriously injured and at least five sheriff's deputies were hurt after a spring break party known as Deltopia turned ugly Saturday night in Isla Vista.

Washington landslide: 18 Calif. rescue specialists sent to help

FEMA requested support from five California urban search and rescue teams after a landslide in Washington state killed at least 14 people. More than 100 people are still missing.

SoCal activists seek pope's aid on immigration reform

The group is scheduled to have an audience with Pope Francis on Wednesday and hope he will bring up immigration reform when he meets with President Obama the next day.

Smog agency to enforce beach fire pit restrictions Monday

A district spokesperson says the restrictions will help protect the air quality for beachside dwellers, without banning the practice of burning wood at SoCal fire pits.

UC hospital strike averted by contract deal (Updated)

Union officials say a planned strike by thousands of University of California hospital workers has been averted after contract talks yielded a deal.

4 LAPD officers injured in Glassell Park crash

The accident at Fletcher Drive and San Fernando Road left seven people injured, including four officers traveling in an unmarked car, police said.

'Shamrock Shake': 4.4 quake strikes near Westwood (updated)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 struck near Westwood, Calif., early Monday morning, but authorities said there was no damage to schools or public roads.

Buddhists give $6.6 million to support Japan studies at USC

The Shinnyo-en Buddhist order donated $6.6 million to USC to promote the study of Japanese religion and culture. The pledge comes as USC attempts to raise $6 billion.

Amber Alert issued for 4 children taken from Boyle Heights

Police have issued an Amber Alert for four young children. Authorities say they were taken by their parents from their grandmother's home in Boyle Heights.

Southern California winds to raise fire danger

The National Weather Service says red flag warnings will be in effect Wednesday morning through afternoon.