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Maxine Bentzel joined the CBS12 News team in May of 2017 as a General Assignment Reporter. Prior to that Maxine worked as an anchor/reporter for WBOC, a CBS affiliate in Salisbury, Maryland.

During her time with WBOC Maxine covered everything from the Baltimore riots to the aftermath of the Antares rocket explosion. She even got to fly with the United States Air Force Thunderbirds.

Maxine graduated cum laude from Temple University in 2014 where she received her bachelor's degree in media studies and production. While at Temple Maxine also ran the hurdles for the Division I track and field team.

Maxine grew up on a family farm outside of York, Pennsylvania. In her free time she enjoys going to the beach, spending time with her family, trying new restaurants, and reading. Maxine is excited to explore everything South Florida has to offer.

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