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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Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
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Tight Florida Governor’s Race Could Result In Dreaded Recount

One of the dirtiest words in Florida election history could be uttered on November 4th. The gubernatorial candidates could demand a recount.

10/29/2014

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Friends, Family Remember Electrocuted Teen

Friends stopped by a makeshift memorial in Miami where a teenager was electrocuted after he jumped a fence into an electrical grid.

10/28/2014

2014 Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida. (Source: Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Ultra Music Festival)

Guard Critically Injured At Ultra Speaks Out For First Time

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter “I don’t remember,” Erica Mack said Monday.  “I don’t remember the incident.” It’s probably best that Mack has no memory of the night that she was critically injured while working a security gig [...]

10/27/2014

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Marlins Man Says He Will Wear Same Jersey At Next Royals Game

There was no missing Fort Lauderdale lawyer Laurence Leavy, standing out like an orange thumb in his Miami Marlins jersey and hat at games one and two of the World Series.

10/24/2014

Anthony Bosch, the founder of a Coral Gables anti-aging clinic, agreed to talk to MLB about players who allegedly came to his now-closed Biogenesis of America clinic for PEDs. (Source: CBS4)

Alleged MLB PED Supplier Held Without Bond

A South Florida man accused of manufacturing testosterone for Anthony Bosch appeared in court on Thursday afternoon.

10/23/2014

Rick Scott on the campaign trail on Oct. 22, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Giuliani Joins Scott On Campaign Trail In Miami

A day after the Jacksonville debate versus Democrat Charlie Crist, Gov. Rick Scott was back on the campaign trail with a big name politician at his side.

10/22/2014

Hackers, Computer Hackers, Computer Code

Dania Beach Tech Company Raises $542 Million In Funding

Virtual reality has been heralded as the next step in technological advancement. Companies have promised the seamless integration of the real and unreal. But is VR ready to make the leap?

10/21/2014

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist (L) and Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott shake hands after finishing their televised debate at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. Governor Scott is facing off against Crist in the November 4, 2014 governors race.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Amid “Fangate” Gubernatorial Debate Continued

As the audience waited for the gubernatorial debate to begin, former Florida Governor Charlie Crist walked on stage without his opponent Florida Governor Rick Scott.

10/15/2014

Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

Gubernatorial Debate Brings Excitement To Broward Campus

The podiums are up. The banners are hung. The lighting is set and the rehearsals are complete for Wednesday’s gubernatorial debate.

10/15/2014

Dozens of Miami residents protested the city's plan to clean up six parks with toxic soil over the weekend. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Asks Gables To Help Pay For Toxic Park Cleanup

After a group of concerned Miami citizens protested the city’s plan to clean up one of its parks with toxic soil, the city is now asking Coral Gables to help pay for the cleanup.

10/14/2014

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