Bob Stiff, former St. Petersburg Times editor, dies at 89



Bob Stiff, a veteran news reporter and editor who spent nearly 25 years at the St. Petersburg Times and its sister paper, the Evening Independent, died Saturday of COVID-19-related complications, his wife said. He was 89.

Mr. Stiff spent 54 years in the newspaper business, retiring from The Dispatch in North Carolina as its executive editor in 2006.

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