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.
Florida Highway Patrol Troopers said a road ranger helping a motorist on I-95 when a car hit him early Sunday morning.
A vigil is being held Saturday evening for a baby on life support who prosecutors say is “expected to pass.”
Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton is feeling “much better”, according to a Tweet from the the major league RBI leader.
The pilot of a plane that lost power off Miami Beach Saturday afternoon said he had just 20 seconds to prepare to land in the water.
A plane towing an ad banner went down Saturday afternoon diving into the ocean off Miami Beach.
Crime tape roped off about a block of 71st Street on Miami Beach while police investigated a shooting at The Office Gentlemen’s Club.
Police said Miami-Dade Correctional officer Juan Guellmes was shot during a robbery in front of his home.
When two young men on bikes pulled up to High Tech Automotive, Mike Smith had just stepped out of his office and gone into the adjoining shop to start a car. The crime was caught on video.
Poll workers spent most of Monday getting ready for Tuesday’s primary election.
Nearly three months after Nicole Franco was killed inside her Oakland Park apartment, her parents passed out fliers in the area where their daughter lived.