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 woman took advantage of a busy night at a Pembroke Pines pet store to make off with a puppy worth several thousand dollars.
Police are searching for two liquor store thieves that officers said stuffed some pricey booze into their clothes.
Miami-Dade police officers are trying to figure out who stole thousands of dollars of tools at a construction business. The crime was caught on surveillance video.
A section of the Berlin Wall is being unveiled in Florida, 25 years after it came down. It was a gift from Germany to Miami and is installed at Miami Dade College’s downtown campus.
Throughout South Florida, drivers and those who use public transportation may be affected by some major closures this weekend.
The final campaign push is on for the two front runners for governor.
As Election Day draws closer and closer, Florida’s gubernatorial candidates are doing everything they can to win more votes.
The ship hit an unknown object, officials said, forcing it back to port.
The FIU police chief addressed an incident involving an FIU officer that resulted in the officer firing his weapon during a training exercise.
Crews rushed a man to the hospital after a wall came tumbling down on him at a Brickell construction site on Friday morning.