Maid of the Mist

Brendan Keany
May 03, 2019 - 2:36 pm
NIAGARA FALLS (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - On Friday morning, the Maid of the Mist Corporation announced the creation of two zero-emission vessels. We are proud to announce Maid of the Mist will lead the way with first all-electric vessels built in the United States! The new-build, emission-free...
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Maid of the Mist
Tom Puckett
April 23, 2018 - 1:20 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) The Maid of the Mist's 133rd consecutive season begins on Friday. Maid of the Mist VI and Maid of the Mist VI will welcome passengers on Friday, Apr. 27, at 9 a.m. Departures are available only from the Maid of the Mist landing in Niagara Falls, New York.The season runs...
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August 15, 2017 - 9:43 pm
Niagara Falls, N.Y. (WBEN) - Has it happened again? The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is investigating another possible discharge from the Niagara Falls Watsewater Treatment Plant. Tuesday afternoon, the DEC was summoned after discolored water was detected near the Maid of...
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August 01, 2017 - 2:30 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has directed New York state regulators to investigate wastewater discharges that turned the water near the base of Niagara Falls black last weekend. The Democrat announced Monday night that the city of Niagara Falls may have violated state water quality...
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Chip Somodevilla/Detroit Free Press via AP
(WBEN/AP) A man who survived a plunge over Niagara Falls without protection in 2003 has died after he went over again, this time inside an inflatable ball. Police tell the Syracuse Post-Standard the body of 53-year-old Kirk R. Jones was found in the Niagara River by the U.S. Coast Guard on June 2...
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Dreamstime
Tom Puckett
May 23, 2017 - 11:47 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) The State Health Department says a tourist from India who has been confirmed to have measles visited Niagara Falls State Park and a Niagara Falls restaurant earlier this month, potentially exposing others to measles. The state health department says anyone who visited...
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