Bianca Ramirez Associate Producer

Bianca Ramirez
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Bianca Ramirez is an associate producer for KPCC’s award-winning newsroom. Bianca has a minor in Business Entrepreneurship and certificate in professional events planning. While doing her undergrad studies at CSULB, she was a technical adviser and segment producer for Advanced Media Production.

Ramirez grew up in South Los Angeles and still calls the region her home. A first-generation college graduate, she earned a Bachelors of Arts in Broadcast Journalism at Cal State Long Beach in 2008. That same year, she also joined the KPCC team.

Ramirez's favorite quick-getaway destination is Santa Barbara. (She loves that 72-degree-ocean-breeze weather!)

Stories by Bianca Ramirez

SoCal astronaut on being part of new space exploration age

NASA now has a new group of astronauts that could push the boundaries of space exploration. One of those astronauts is Victor Glover of Pomona.

Authorities seize nearly 3,000 lbs of illegal Chinese fireworks

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to find out how three men near the City of Industry got a hold of about 3,000 pounds of illegal Chinese fireworks.

Woman fatally stabbed in Hollywood tourist center

A woman was killed on Tuesday night after taking pictures of panhandlers at the heavily touristed intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue.

Red flag warning as fires burn throughout Southland

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for the Los Angeles and Ventura county mountains as fires continued to burn in the region.

6-car pileup on 14 north reportedly caused by wrong-way driver

Authorities said emergency responders were working with about a dozen possible patients and had called in a helicopter to help.

HB police post photos of recovered stolen property

The Huntington Beach police have posted photos of 115 stolen items on the department's Facebook page in an attempt to help victims recover their property.

West Hills stabbing victim's husband Michael Kane arrested

Michael Rodney Kane, an L.A. Unified elementary teacher suspected in the stabbing death of his estranged wife in West Hills, was taken into custody early Monday morning.

Suspects arrested in second Santa Monica shooting

Authorities have arrested three people in connection to a shooting near Santa Monica College, separate from last Friday's, that left one man dead and another wounded.

LOST DOG! 200 pounds, wearing sneakers, made of pink resin (photos)

Release the hounds — authorities in West Hollywood are on the trail of a dog statue that strayed from its public viewing space on Monday, perhaps as a prank.

Powerhouse Fire 100 percent contained; help for those affected

Firefighters have fully contained the so-called Powerhouse Fire that scorched 30,274 acres near Santa Clarita.

Firefighters making progress on Simi Valley brush fire

Firefighters are working on a 43-acre brush fire on a hillside near Hidden Ranch Drive that started shortly before 4 p.m. The fire is 30 percent contained.

Covina teacher charged with distributing child porn (updated)

A Covina middle school teacher is facing federal charges after allegedly meeting an undercover agent in his classroom so they could look at child pornography.

Powerhouse Fire: County declares local state of emergency (Photos)

Los Angeles County Supervisors on Tuesday declared a local state of emergency due to the Powerhouse Fire.

Update: Missing hikers clear of 'Powerhouse Fire'

Authorities earlier had unconfirmed reports of hikers still missing in the area of the brush fire in Angeles National Forest that had consumed more than 1,000 acres.

Pedestrian struck and killed during police pursuit in Santa Ana

A police pursuit in Santa Ana ended in tragedy Thursday afternoon after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a suspect vechicle officers were chasing.