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
After decades of oil drilling, California has released draft regulations for hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Read the nine-page proposal.
The last of the old steam generators from the San Onofre nuclear plant are being sent to Utah for storage. The journey starts Wednesday and will take place at night.
Scripps researchers say climate change will bring warmer temperatures and increased flooding to southern Sierra Nevada by 2100, affecting California's water supply.
A judge continued a hearing until January for two ex-Fullerton police officers charged in the beating death of Kelly Thomas. Their attorneys want the charges dismissed.
The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Southern California Edison meet Friday to discuss the utility's plans to restart the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline is $3.82 in Los Angeles County.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission plans to meet with Southern California Edison November 30 to talk about plans to restart the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.
Salon Meritage reopens Tuesday in Seal Beach, more than one year after the worst mass killings in Orange County history occurred inside the salon and just outside its doors.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County continues to decline, now at $3.89, the lowest since August 7.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning – for a high risk of wildfire – until 6 p.m. Tuesday for the mountains of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties.
The LA Lakers hired Mike D'Antoni as its new coach Sunday night to replace Mike Brown, who was fired Friday. The team passed on bringing back ex-coach Phil Jackson.
Gasoline prices continue their downward slide Friday in Southern California with the average price in LA County at $3.94 for a gallon of self-serve regular.
The group claims the new generators were different than the ones approved in the nuclear plant's original permit and it must be amended. The NRC denied the request.
After a record-tying 94 degrees in Los Angeles Monday, the heat is expected to ease a bit Tuesday.
A wildfire erupted Monday in San Bernardino County, shutting down Interstate 15, forcing the evacuation of a community of ranch homes and burning 350 acres so far.