Maggie Newland is a reporter at CBS4. She arrived at the station from KSTP in Minneapolis, where she had been a reporter since June 2008.
From December 2004 to May 2008, Maggie reported for WBBH-TV in Fort Myers. Prior to that, she was a reporter/ producer /anchor at WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, Virginia. She got her start in television as an intern/news writer at WRIC-TV in Richmond, Virginia.
Maggie has covered the ever-changing Florida weather scene, namely hurricanes, brush fires and tornadoes, specifically, the 2007 Groundhog Day tornado that killed 21 people in central Florida. She also reported on the rescue of a baby manatee that was stranded in a neighborhood canal. In 2007, Maggie received the Florida Associated Press Award for Best Continuing Coverage for a yearlong investigation that led to the arrest of a city councilman and his removal from office by the governor.
Maggie received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in English and Government from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Maggie is married and the couple has two dogs, Gatsby and Bailey.
A Pembroke Pines couple, suffering from Alzheimer’s, missing for more than a day has been found, according to the couple’s son.
A Haitian singer who suffered facial burns when a Carnival float he was on in Port au Prince touched a power line is recovering in South Florida.
The family of a woman killed in a hit-and-run crash early Sunday morning is begging the driver who hit her to come forward.
A Miami Beach man is under arrest after police said he started a fire in his apartment.
A dog found shot and neglected is getting some desperately needed care thanks to a South Florida rescue group, but those rescuers say there are many more dogs like her and the problem is getting worse.
Thursday marked day six without power for Jemeena Grimes and her family.
Even though Valentine’s Day is over, Miami Children’s Hospital still had a heart party on Monday. For the 20th year, former patients went back to the hospital to thank their doctors.
Travelers expecting to be home Sunday night were frozen at Miami International Airport.
One person is dead and another is injured following a shooting and police pursuit that started in Boynton Beach and ended in North Miami Beach.
From art lovers to yacht aficionados, South Florida events this weekend are expected to draw large crowds as well as traffic.