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
The San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) has been in shut down mode for one year. The nuclear facility was taken offline January 31, 2012, after a radioactive steam leak from one of the plant's two units.
SportsNet LA, a new regional sports network, will carry the Los Angeles Dodgers beginning with the 2014 season, according to a news release.
Gasoline prices in Southern California are edging higher. The price for a gallon of self-serve regular in L.A. county is $3.74, the second highest in the state.
The City of Anaheim is facing several legal claims following a police shooting and subsequent unrest in an Anaheim neighborhood.
A California researcher says that fireball seen across Western skies last week was a flaming comet. It was spotted from Reno to San Francisco to the San Joaquin Valley.
Iran has proposed Cairo as a venue for restarting talks with the U.S. and other world powers over its controversial nuclear program, the country's foreign minister said Wednesday.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a public meeting Feb. 12 in Orange County to talk about plans to restart the San Onofre nuclear plant.
The San Diego school board is being asked to oppose restarting the San Onofre nuclear power plant.
Poseidon Resources gears up for negotiations with Orange County water agencies to sell 50 million gallons of purified ocean water from its proposed Huntington Beach desalination plant.
U.S. sales of previously occupied homes rose in 2012 to their highest level in five years, spurred higher by record-low mortgage rates and steady hiring.
Southern California is basking under record heat, with high temperatures reaching the 80s. But rain could be in store as early as Friday.
As the holiday weekend begins, gasoline prices in Southern California are edging closer to $4 a gallon.
Robert Citron, whose bad investments as Orange County treasurer forced the county into bankruptcy in 1994, has died. He was 87.
A California agency said the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers failed to obtain a permit before clearing a 43-acre Los Angeles wildlife habitat.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid drops to 5-year low last week, a hopeful sign the job market may be improving.