Gary Nelson has been a member of the CBS4 News team since September, 1992, coming on board in the days following Hurricane Andrew, a storm that ripped a swath of devastation across our community and ripped the roof off Gary’s house.
Gary’s colorful style and memorable story-telling ability have helped CBS4 News stand apart in South Florida television. It is a style Gary has been developing and sharing over 42 years of broadcast news experience. While Gary has lived and worked his entire life in Florida – beginning in his hometown of Gainesville – his many assignments across the United States and overseas have contributed to the numerous Emmy and Associated Press awards he has received for everything from spot news to feature stories to investigative reporting. He has also won the Edward R. Murrow award.
Gary is a member of the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences
Born and raised in Gainesville, Gary, of course, bleeds Orange and Blue as a big fan of the Florida Gators. Gary enjoys fishing, scrabble and quality time with his wife, Mary Jane. His son, Niles, is a cryptologist/linguist for United States Navy Security, who reads, writes and speaks Chinese.
Local leaders and business owners gathered Tuesday to celebrate Miami’s many immigrants and what they bring to South Florida’s table.
President Donald Trump has tapped former U.S. Attorney for Miami Alexander Acosta to be the head of the Department of Labor.
The Miami-Dade County mayor’s office has released a list of 34 immigrants it says have been detained so far.
The two women suing over express lane accidents aren’t the only victims.
In immigrant-heavy South Florida, reaction is growing now to a series of highly publicized raids over the last week that saw hundreds of undocumented aliens detained in 12 states.
A strong snowmaking system moving into the northeast has led to flight cancellations in sunny, and warm, South Florida.
Miami-Dade commissioners gathered for the first time since the mayor adopted a policy which undid its status as a ‘sanctuary city.’
Previously, Miami-Dade County held arrested immigrants if the feds asked, but only if they were charged with a serious, violent offense.
Three dozen prominent former United States Attorneys, Assistant United States Attorneys from the Southern District have signed on to a statement opposing Donald Trump’s executive order which temporarily bans refugees and immigrants from seven mostly Muslim countries.
A Miami Beach educator, who is facing a number of child pornography charges, has won his bid for bond.