Aaron Maybin is a proud Milwaukee County native who covers breaking, feature and general assignment stories.
Aaron was born in Racine and grew up in Oak Creek. He graduated from Oak Creek High School before earning a B.A. in journalism from Marquette University.
Aaron is a four-time Emmy nominated journalist, who has covered the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccine rollout and the protests in Southeast Wisconsin following the death of George Floyd.
He previously worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor at WCSC-TV "Live 5 News" in Charleston, South Carolina. While in the Lowcountry, he followed major stories, including the federal trial of Emanuel AME Church shooter Dylann Roof, Hurricanes Irma and Matthew and South Carolina’s "1000-year" flood. He also interviewed first lady Jill Biden.
Aaron is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and served as secretary for the Wisconsin Black Media Association. He is involved in Marquette University’s mentor program and the Leukemia and Lymphoma society.
Rosalio Gutierrez Jr. of Kenosha was last seen in May 2020. Zachariah Anderson has been charged with homicide and hiding his remains, but they are yet to be found.
A group of Wauwatosa students is pushing for change and representation within the district. Members of the Black Student Union created a video to help recruit more teachers and staff of color.
As Milwaukee battles a violent year, the city's mayor and gun violence prevention leaders are taking a stand.
Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley announced all capacity limits for outdoor settings have been removed – including at restaurants with outdoor dining and other venues.
At Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, all slot machines have reopened, and there are less COVID-19 restrictions. In many ways, the casino is returning to pre-pandemic operations.
With more people vaccinated and venturing out, this Memorial Day weekend may feel different than it did in 2020.
In one of the city's poorest ZIP codes, the We Got This garden has become a haven.
In Milwaukee, people marked the anniversary of George Floyd's killing with action and reflection.
A couple in Milwaukee's Brewers Hill neighborhood chased off a suspect during a domestic violence incident early Sunday. The crime came right to their doorstep.
Milwaukee County officials revealed on Friday, May 21 that there will be no lifeguards at the county's beaches this season.