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.
Two people were taken to the hospital Monday after a car crashed into a business.
A chaotic scene broke out overnight at a party off Key Biscayne after a number of people became unconscious.
A Broward Sheriff’s deputy wants his job back after he was fired for driving a marked patrol car through the streets of Fort Lauderdale with the loudspeaker at full blast with inappropriate remarks.
Police in Medley are searching for the subjects and the vehicles they fled in after allegedly attacking a man with a machete.
Soccer fans around South Florida came together Saturday to watch the World Cup action happening in Brazil from local bars and restaurants.
The father of a teen killed in an officer involved shooting is says tough love wasn’t enough to keep his 17-year old out of trouble or save his life.
A Dania Beach E-cigarette company lost nearly half a million dollars’ worth of merchandise after someone broke in through a back wall.
One man died Sunday after being hit by a car while crossing a Coral Gables Street .
Police are looking for a man they say may be connected to a string of armed robberies that happened in Fort Lauderdale last month.
Faculty and staff at Jack D. Gordon Elementary School in Southwest Miami-Dade are mourning two teachers who were killed in a car crash in Texas.