Gary Nelson

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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.

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Woman Barricades Herself In Miami, Threatens To Blow Up Home

A woman has been taken into custody without incident following a serious threat to possibly harm herself and others.

03/01/2017

This Kellyanne Conway Picture Is Causing An Uproar Online

Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway are causing an uproar online.

02/28/2017

Jewish School, JCC Reopened After Bomb Threat

Hundreds of children and staff evacuated the Posnack School and Jewish Community center in Davie on Monday, after a bomb threat was called in at about 9:20 AM.

02/27/2017

Rubio Dodges Heated Town Hall Meetings

A heckler dunned Republican Florida Senator Marco Rubio for not attending town hall meetings organized by citizens.

02/23/2017

Miami-Dade Mayor Says Immigration Holds ‘Overblown’

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says the illegal immigrant detention issue has been “way overblown.”

02/22/2017

‘Even If They’ve Been Good, They’ll Be Sent Back’: Rep. Ros-Lehtinen On Trump Immigration Agenda

Local leaders and business owners gathered Tuesday to celebrate Miami’s many immigrants and what they bring to South Florida’s table.

02/21/2017

Trump Taps Former US Atty Acosta For Labor Secretary

President Donald Trump has tapped former U.S. Attorney for Miami Alexander Acosta to be the head of the Department of Labor.

02/16/2017

Miami-Dade Mayor Pushes Back Against Immigrant Detention Critics

The Miami-Dade County mayor’s office has released a list of 34 immigrants it says have been detained so far.

02/15/2017

Express Lane Carnage Draws Lawsuit

The two women suing over express lane accidents aren’t the only victims.

02/14/2017

Immigration Sweeps Sow Worry In South Florida

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.

02/13/2017

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