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.
Tens of thousands of music-lovers hit the sand Saturday for the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale.
Bond was set at $250-thousand dollars Friday for a man arrested and charged with engaging in sexual activity with a 14-year-old girl he met in a grocery store parking lot.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, along with two other NFL players, have been named in a ‘suspicious incident’ report in Miami.
Hialeah Police are investigating a string of smash and grab burglaries which may be connected to a 16-year old arrested on Wednesday night.
A Miami firefighter has been arrested following an investigation performed by the FBI.
The lead detective testified Monday in the case of a man on trial for murdering his bride, just four days after they got married in order to collect a million-dollar life insurance policy.
Police arrested a woman Friday on eight felony counts of animal cruelty after they learned she was featured in pornography that showed her killing and injuring animals.
A newborn baby who was delivered after his mother was shot in Miami Gardens has died, according to police.
Police passed out flyers Friday, searching for a man suspected of fatally stabbing another man at a gas station.
Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers spent Thursday night reenacting a crime scene to piece together a murder that took the life of a 17-year-old girl.