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The flooding threat lingers in Western New York, with flood waters rising along Tonawanda Creek in Erie and Niagara Counties Rising water from Tonawanda Creek may hit northern portions of Newstead, northern portions of Amherst and the Tonawanda Reservation. "The high water situation actually...
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Randy Bushover
January 15, 2018 - 5:24 am
Having stayed fairly flat for a few weeks, the average cost for a gallon of unleaded gas in the region has inched up a penny from last week. The AAA pegs the current cost at $2.63. Wells Fargo plans to close about 900 branches as part of efforts to cut costs in the wake of its mis-selling scandal...
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Tom Puckett
January 15, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) There is controversy on this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Some believe the statue of the slain civil rights leader does not closely enough resemble the slain civil rights leader. Sam Herbert is among those who feel the bust at the park looks too generic. But Sam Radford disagrees...
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Mike Baggerman
January 15, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills continue their search for an offensive coordinator after Rick Dennison was relieved of his duties on Friday. "Guys are getting jobs elsewhere," WGR Bills Beat Reporter Sal Capaccio told WBEN. "You have to find somebody. You have to move on. You want to have...
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January 14, 2018 - 7:42 pm
Elma, N.Y. (WBEN) - New York State Police are investigating a fatal accident on Bullis Road in the Town of Elma. The accident occurred at 11:15 Sunday morning and involved two vehicles. Preliminary investigation revealed the driver of one of the vehicles was westbound and left the westbound lane...
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January 14, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Falconer, N.Y. (WBEN) - Less than a year following a devastating fire in the Chautauqua County community of Falconer, flames again strike and nearly a dozen are homeless. Flames and smoke could be seen for miles late Sunday morning as fire tore though the Falconer Vac Shop building. More than a...
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Neil McManus
January 14, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Town of Pendleton, NY (WBEN) A North Tonawanda man is being charged after stabbing a family member in the neck. Niagara County Sheriffs say that 40-year-old Cory Ochterski was riding in a vehicle with the victim on Tonawanda Creek road Saturday night and stabbed the unidentified male. The victim...
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Neil McManus
January 14, 2018 - 4:54 pm
Town of Evans, NY (WBEN) Six people had to be rescued Sunday after an ice fishing expedition left them stranded on Lake Erie ice. Town of Evans Police said that multiple calls came in at about 1:05 p.m. about the people stuck about 150 yards off shore near the Sturgeon Point Marina due to an ice...
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January 14, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills have tapped Western New York native Brian Daboll is the team's next Offensive Coordinator. Daboll arrives to the Bills after helping lead Alabama to its 17th national championship as the Offensive Coordinator. Coach Sean McDermott announced Daboll's...
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Neil McManus
January 14, 2018 - 3:33 pm
Town of Elma, NY (WBEN) New York State Police are investigating the cause of a two vehicle accident on Bullis road Sunday in the Town of Elma that claimed one life. Authorities say that preliminary investigations reveal that one car was traveling westbound on Bullis at approximately 11:15 a.m.,...
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