Ed Joyce Orange County Reporter
Ed Joyce is the Orange County Reporter for KPCC. Before joining the station, Ed covered the environment beat for six-years at KPBS-FM/TV in San Diego.
Prior to his time at KPBS, Joyce was an editor/columnist with Copley News Service in San Diego. His extensive background in news includes stints as a newspaper, radio, web and TV journalist. The positions include: reporter, anchor, editor, columnist, talk show host, writer and photographer. His career started as a boy delivering the Sunday L.A. Times. He later had a paper route delivering the Evening Star-News.
Along the way, Ed has had stints as a telephone operator and mail carrier. He even wrote a column and edited a weekly newspaper in the Caribbean. He's also been a DJ, a high school and college educator and has worked in public relations.
Joyce has won many awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, The Associated Press and other organizations for his TV and radio writing, producing, anchoring, editing and reporting.
Born in Los Angeles County, Joyce graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Washington, where he studied broadcast journalism, TV-radio production and sociology.
Stories by Ed Joyce
President Barack Obama has pledged to more narrowly restrict and monitor the country's use of drones. How will the U.S. drone policy change?
Fewer Southern Californians will travel Memorial Day weekend due to lingering concerns about the economy, according to Automobile Club of Southern California.
Who pays for health care for undocumented immigrants on the path to citizenship?
The Commerce Department Friday said U.S. orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rebounded in April, buoyed by more demand for military and civilian aircraft and an increase in business investment.
Congress considers legislation allowing states to require online retailers to collect sales tax. California implemented a similar law in September 2012.
Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys as Scouts; ban on gay adult leaders remains.
The California Democrat told NRC Chair Macfarlane that she also wants a complete investigation into problems at the San Onofre nuclear plant before any restart.
Good news for drivers heading out for the holiday weekend: Gas prices are dropping in California, though they remain higher in L.A.
California's largest insurers, including Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield and Kaiser Permanente, are among 13 plans competing for policies in the state's new health exchange.
Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown joined scientists Thursday in a call for action on environmental problems such as pollution, extinctions and population growth.
Keeping Japan's meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in stable condition requires a cast of thousands but the plant's operator is struggling to find enough workers.
Sales of new homes rose in April to the second highest level since the summer of 2008 while the median price for a new home in the U.S. hit a record high.
Japan's financial markets gyrated wildly Thursday, underscoring the vulnerability of its economy to a loss of investor confidence.
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell by 23,000 last week, further evidence that the job market is slowly returning to health.
Five of the California State University's 23 campuses are getting new leaders, including Cal State Los Angeles.