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.
The owners of a laundromat near Northwest 7th Street and Northwest 23rd Avenue said their business is a total loss after fire tore through the building Friday night.
South Floridians are remembering Nelson Mandela’s life and legacy.
North Miami Police released surveillance video of a robbery allegedly committed by the same man charged with the murder of 10-year-old Aaron Vu. The robbery happened at the Royal Castle restaurant in North Miami. Police say you can see Anthawn Ragan Jr. in surveillance video from the robbery at the restaurant.
Two joggers, going for a morning jog on the 79th Street Causeway, were struck by the driver of an SUV who police say had fallen asleep at the wheel.
For the first time since the shooting that killed her little boy, Aaron Vu’s mother returned to the nail salon where her son was murdered. She leaned on family and friends until the grief was more than she could stand.
Three children who lost their grandmother who cared for them, celebrated Thanksgiving with the church members who took them in
The family of a ten-year old Miramar boy who was killed during a robbery at the family’s nail salon plan has asked for the public’s help in catching his killer. Crimestoppers is now offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Aaron Vu’s killers.
People lined up for free turkeys in Opa-locka Monday afternoon. The turkeys were part of a giveaway from Radio Station Power 96.
Police are still looking for the killers of a 10 year old boy.The Miami-Dade Police Department’s Homicide Bureau is investigating an armed robbery where two suspects entered a nail salon, at 14832 N.W. 7th Avenue, and fired shots—killing 10-year-old Aaron Vu. His father Hai Vu, 42, was also struck.
Thanksgiving may be next weekend, but some local sports teams are reaching out to give families-in-need food for the table.