Capital reporter going to work for Citizens
Mike Peltier, who has worked for the News Service of Florida since it started in Tallahassee in 2008, is leaving to go to work for Citizens Property Insurance. Here's the note from the News Service:
The News Service of Florida is losing long-time reporter Mike Peltier, who is going to work for Citizens Property Insurance. Peltier, 52, has also worked as a free-lancer for Reuters and Time Magazine, and began regularly working with NSF when the start-up wire service began publishing in 2008. Peltier also is a former Tallahassee reporter for Scripps newspapers and started his career in Florida in 1988 with The Ledger of Lakeland. He’s a Litchfield, Minn., native and a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Peltier starts work at Citizens Feb. 25.