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Nick Stoffel is a News Producer at KPCC. The Southern California native joined the station in March, 2012, as Associate News Producer, primarily working on "Morning Edition" at KPCC.

Stoffel came to Southern California Public Radio from KPBS, the NPR/PBS affiliate in San Diego, where he was a news producer.

Prior to that, Stoffel worked as an assignment editor at XETV/FOX 6 (now a CW affiliate) in San Diego for several years. He enjoys golf, beach volleyball, a good read, and hanging out with his (adorable) nephews.

Stories by Nick Stoffel

Taxi drivers strike at San Jose International Airport

The drivers are upset that the ride-hailing companies may get San Jose City Council approval to offer services at the airport.

Tsunami advisory canceled for California (updated)

A tsunami advisory was issued for a 300-mile stretch of the California coast after a powerful magnitude-8.3 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile.

San Bernardino police officer in critical condition after shootout (updated)

Police say the officer and his trainee approached six people on a street shortly after 2 a.m. when a suspect opened fire, hitting the training officer.

War hero Louis Zamperini named 2015 Rose Parade grand marshal

The Torrance High and USC alum was on the 1936 U.S. Olympic team — where he met Adolf Hitler after a run — and was a POW in World War II.

Blue Line train collides with car in Long Beach

At least five people were injured after a Metro Blue Line train and a car collided Friday morning in Long Beach. It happened near Metro's Pacific Coast Highway Station.

Gold Line delays continue during Thursday rush hour

Metro says crews are trying to repair an overhead power supply system after it was damaged Wednesday morning between the South Pasadena and Highland Park stations.

Jamzilla: Two 405 lanes open ahead of schedule

Metro recommends giving extra time if you're going through the Sepulveda Pass while it's open - or find another way into the Valley.

Pacific Coast Highway reopened after rockslide blocked lanes

The northbound and southbound lanes of the PCH in Orange County have been closed by a rockslide. A large boulder and other debris fell into lanes just before 4 a.m.

Extreme fire danger, 'damaging winds' through weekend

Forecasters now say Santa Ana winds could bring gusts up to 70 mph — together with hot, dry conditions, that spells extreme fire danger.

Rim Fire: Yosemite wildfire now 7th largest in Calif. history (map, photos)

Crews made some progress overnight on the aggressive wildfire burning in parts of Yosemite National Park, but the fire grew to 179,481 acres.

Manhattan Beach bans styrofoam containers

The city of Manhattan Beach banned the sale and distribution of styrofoam containers Tuesday, including to-go cups and boxes.

Beckham to leave LA Galaxy after MLS cup

L.A. Galaxy heads to the MLS Cup for the second year in a row as Snoop Dogg tells a Scottish newspaper he'd like a stake in Celtic F.C. and to sign pal David Beckham.

Avoiding Carmageddon 2 through art

More than 200 L.A.-based artists and organizations want Angelenos to actually take advantage of Carmageddon Two this weekend.

Off-duty Beverly Hills cop arrested for possible DUI

Off-duty Beverly Hills police officer Jeffrey Sweet has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence following a Simi Valley crash.

LA hospital chain paying $16 million to settle kickback charges

A Los Angeles-based hospital chain charged with Medicare and Medi-Cal fraud has agreed to pay $16.5 million to settle illegal kickback claims.