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

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.

USC archaeology students exhume remains of Hollywood Park horse

USC students are helping archaeologists excavate the bones of a horse-racing legend Sunday. Native Diver will be moving to Del Mar racetrack in San Diego.

Marathon Crash: Race off, but slower-paced ride officially on

Don Ward says the race that had been canceled is back on — sort of. Instead of a race, it's set to be a "fun ride" at a slower pace. And with a police escort.

13 injured after minivan collides with Blue Line train in downtown LA

At least 13 people were injured, two seriously, when a man driving a minivan collided with a Metro Blue Line train in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday morning.

LA Rain: Storm eases as residents begin to clean up and dry out

Forecasters predicted only showers in Southern California on Sunday, tapering off through the afternoon as the storm heads east.

Buddhist group to protest Dalai Lama visit in SoCal

A couple hundred people are following the Dalai Lama's tour through Southern California to protest his ban on Buddhists worshiping the 500-year-old deity called Dorje Shugden.

Heavy rainstorms due in SoCal this week, but drought persists

With storms starting Wednesday night, the coast could see 1 to 2 inches of rain and the mountains 4 inches before the weekend is over.

Jamzilla: Metro on schedule to complete road work

Light traffic conditions have helped construction workers so far and drivers are still advised to avoid the 405 freeway area where work is taking place.