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 political flyer landing in South Florida mailboxes has some voters outraged. It doesn’t mention the names of any candidates, but does list names, addresses, and voting histories of people who live nearby.
Former Governor and Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Charlie Crist made stops in South Florida on Friday.
A toddler is back at home, recovering after being rescued by her great grandfather.
A major crash along Interstate 95 temporarily shut down both north and southbound lanes Monday afternoon.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue divers rescued a man trapped inside a tractor trailer early Saturday morning. Monday they talked about the rescue.
In honor of her 25th birthday, Trukita Scott’s family and friends sent balloons soaring into the sky hoping somehow their message of love will reach the young mother who’s been missing for months.
Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Burger King in the 5400 block of NW 7 Avenue Sunday night.
An eight-year-old boy is recovering after a fireworks accident resulted in a partial amputation of his fingers.
Cheers and applause could be heard in Pinecrest Friday as a new traffic signal was installed.
Trial got underway Wednesday for a Coral Springs man accused of killing his wife four years ago.