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.

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A boat slammed into a light tower landing two people in the hospital on May 23, 2015. (Courtesy: Miami Fire Rescue Fireboat)

Boat & Jet Ski Crash Injure Four

A boat slammed into a light tower off Miami’s coast, landing two people in the hospital.

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Source: CBS4

Dade Sergeant Arrested Over Alleged Misuse Of Gas

A veteran Miami-Dade Police Sergeant is under arrest, accused of pumping county gas for his private use.

05/18/2015

Deborah Schofield-Plasse, 59, says she was attacked by two intruders. (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: Disabled Woman Terrorized By Intruders Tells Her Story

A woman with multiple sclerosis is telling her story after she was attacked and terrorized inside her own home.

05/17/2015

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Another Traffic Pattern Change On The Dolphin Expy.

Drivers on the Dolphin Expressway (SR836) should be aware of a new traffic pattern starting this weekend.

05/17/2015

FlU (Source: CBS4)

FIU Warns Students About Near-Campus Abduction

Florida International University is warning students about an alleged abduction near campus. Saturday night, students received an email as well as an alert on their phones urging them to read their email.

05/16/2015

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New Traffic Pattern To Start On Dolphin Expy.

Drivers on the Dolphin Expressway (SR836) should be aware of a new traffic pattern starting this weekend.

05/15/2015

Escapees James Dukes (L), Manuel Guzman (R), (Source: MDPD)

Two Escaped Prisoners Back In Police Custody

Both prisoners, which escaped late Thursday morning, are back in custody.

05/14/2015

A suspicious item found at Miami International Airport is being checked out by police. (Source: CBS4)

MIA All Clear After Bomb Squad Checks Out Suspicious Item

Miami-Dade Police have said they cleared the scene after a suspicious item was found on a jet at Miami International Airport on Monday.

05/11/2015

Pope Francis (R) talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on May 10, 2015. Cuban President Raul Castro arrived at the Vatican on Sunday to thank Pope Francis for his role in brokering the rapprochement between Havana and Washington. The first South American pope played a key role in secret negotiations between the United States and Cuba that led to the surprise announcement in December that they would seek to restore diplomatic ties after more than 50 years of tensions.
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Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At Vatican

Raul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It’s a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.

05/10/2015

Deputies say four people were seriously injured in a crash in Weston. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Several Injured In Weston Car Crash

Deputies say four people were seriously injured in a crash in Weston.

05/09/2015

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