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Maggie Newland

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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.

Music-lovers hit the sand April 12, 2014 for the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale. (Source: CBS4)

Music-Lovers Hit The Sand For Tortuga Music Festival

Tens of thousands of music-lovers hit the sand Saturday for the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale.

04/12/2014

Antonio Seisdedos, 36, was arrested by Davie Police. (Source: BSO)

$250K Bond For Man Arrested On Sex Charges, Found With Gun, Shovel, Duct Tape

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.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers walks off the field after losing to the Seattle Seahawks 23-17 during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

San Fran QB Named In ‘Suspicious Incident’ In Miami

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, along with two other NFL players, have been named in a ‘suspicious incident’ report in Miami.

04/10/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

Teen Charged In Smash & Grab, PD Investigate Connection To Others

Hialeah Police are investigating a string of smash and grab burglaries which may be connected to a 16-year old arrested on Wednesday night.

04/10/2014

Firefighter Alexander Rousseau (Source: Miami Fire Rescue)

Miami Firefighter Accused Of Possessing Child Porn

A Miami firefighter has been arrested following an investigation performed by the FBI.

CBS Miami–04/07/2014

Michel Escoto in court on Monday, April 7, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

State Rests Case In Escoto Newlywed Murder Trial

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.

CBS Miami–04/07/2014

Sara Zamora is charged with 8 felony counts of animal cruelty. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Woman Arrested For Alleged Role In Animal Cruelty Fetish Pornography

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.

04/05/2014

Qualecia James, 21, was killed during what police said was a drive-by shooting in Miami Gardens. She was 7-months pregnant at the time. (Source: Miami Gardens Police Department)

Police: Newborn Baby Of Mother Shot In Miami Gardens Dies

A newborn baby who was delivered after his mother was shot in Miami Gardens has died, according to police.

04/04/2014

An argument at a Miami gas station led to a deadly stabbing.  (Source: CBS4)

Police Arrest Suspect In Deadly Gas Station Stabbing

Police passed out flyers Friday, searching for a man suspected of fatally stabbing another man at a gas station.

04/04/2014

Keimouria Gardner was critically injured and later died from a shooting at a northwest Miami-Dade park. (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Crime Stoppers Reenacts Park Murder Scene To Garner Tips

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.

CBS Miami–04/03/2014

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