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.
Sadness lingered over a Jewish community in Northeast Miami-Dade Sunday as friends, family and community members came together to mourn the loss of an Orthodox rabbi who was murdered.
A 60-year-old rabbi was shot to death Saturday morning on a northeast Miami-Dade street while he was walking toward a synagogue.
The graduation speech some South Florida police cadets heard Thursday was not a typical one.
Two weeks after Rodney Gray was shot and killed inside his gated community in Pembroke Pines, his grieving wife can’t understand why there has been no arrest in the case.
Police have turned to the public in hopes to identify a woman that was found dead in Plantation.
The tunnel connecting the airport and the interstate directly to and from PortMiami is set to open Sunday morning at 10 a.m.
As more children cross the border into the United States, the court system is trying to handle the influx of unaccompanied minors, but a plan to speed up the immigration hearing process has some religious leaders and advocates concerned.
Radio transmissions from a deadly boat crash on the Fourth of July show rescuers knew they were looking for a family member of one of their own.
A long-awaited police station, which authorities and local officials hope will lead to less crime and more development, officially opened Thursday in the north part of Miami-Dade County.
For the second time in as many days, messages of hate targeted members of South Florida’s Jewish community. Early Monday morning, spray painted swastikas and the word “Hamas” were discovered on the pillars in front of the Congregation Torah Ve’emunah.