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Mike Baggerman
May 18, 2020 - 2:15 pm
NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. (WBEN) - There were no new deaths reported in Niagara County over the weekend, according to the latest figures from the department of health.
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Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 12:19 pm
Governor Cuomo announced that Western New York will begin the first phase of reopening the economy on Tuesday.
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Engine production at General Motors Tonawanda Engine Plant
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TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - It was back to work Monday for many General Motors and Ford workers in Western New York. After a nearly two month shutdown, production has resumed. "Don't think og this as flipping a switch and going back to full scale," said GM Vice President of Global Workplace Safety Jim...
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Tom Puckett
May 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
Doctors say hang on to those masks for at least a few months.
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Governor Andrew Cuomo gives his daily coronavirus update at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. April 21, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Governor Andrew Cuomo gives his daily coronavirus update at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. April 21, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
May 18, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Nursing homes operators are miffed that New York State is adding additional regulations on them, saying there are practical and logistical concerns after Governor Andrew Cuomo last week mandated that all nursing homes must conduct tests on employees twice per week.
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Downtown Buffalo. October 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
May 18, 2020 - 2:23 am
Local law enforcement officers discuss the effects of reopening the economy.
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WBEN Newsroom
May 16, 2020 - 7:59 am
Federal appeals court judges seem inclined to let New York's Democratic presidential primary proceed next month despite state claims that it could threaten the safety of voters during a pandemic.
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Rath Building. March 15, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Rath Building. March 15, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 15, 2020 - 1:35 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Hospitalizations in Erie County have climbed again, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz.
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Downtown Buffalo. October 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 15, 2020 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Western New York region has again reached five of the seven metrics set by the state to reopen.
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Andrew Cuomo
WBEN Newsroom
May 15, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Broome County Executive Jason Garnar spoke to WBEN about the first phase of the reopening process.
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