Mickey Kearns

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns at the Erie County Auto Bureau at 170 Pearl Street on March 28, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 28, 2018 - 2:57 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns announced the results of a survey that indicated most Erie County registrants want to opt-out of having information sold by New York State. Approximately 1,500 people took part in the survey over the last week, with 95 percent choosing to opt-...
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March 25, 2018 - 7:18 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It may not feel like spring outside, but that's not holding back the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park, which held an opening day ceremony Saturday with a formal ribbon cutting and induction of two veterans to the "Wall of Honor". On hand for the 39th annual...
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Dave Debo
February 16, 2018 - 7:14 am
(WBEN) In Florida, the gun that prosecutors say Nikolas Cruz used at that Florida High School was an A-R 15-that police say he bought legally, despite having shown some threatening behaviors in the past. And in New York State, even with one of the nation's toughest gun control laws, chances are, he...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "Get a deal done and start working for us". Newly elected Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns offered his two cents on the government shutdown during an interview Monday morning on pistol permit recertification. "People are frustrated" said Kearns. "It's a difficult time because...
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Tom Puckett
January 11, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns is reminding people to recertify their pistol permits before the deadline at the end of the month. He says roughly a fourth of permit holders in Erie County have already done so. "In Erie County, we 23,084 who have recertified, 18,938 by electronic...
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Dave Debo
November 22, 2017 - 12:53 pm
West Seneca, NY (WBEN) The governor is on the clock. Two local lawmakers say the bill to keep the Children's Psychiatric Center open is now on Governor Cuomo's desk. Assemblyman Mickey Kearns and State Senator Patrick Gallivan say Cuomo has ten days to sign the bill into law. If Cuomo vetoes the...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
October 27, 2017 - 1:09 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblyman Mickey Kearns announced that the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park is the recipient of a $250,000 state grant which will go towards the expansion of the hangar at the park. Don Alessi, chairman of the Naval Park's board of directors, said it the...
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Tom Puckett
October 11, 2017 - 1:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Judge Catherine Nugent Panepinto has ruled against a petition to block a coalition led by a local assemblyman to continue efforts to keep the Children's Psychiatric Center open in West Seneca. "These are children, your Honor. Minors", says attorney Steve Cohen arguing against...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
August 02, 2017 - 1:02 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblymen Mickey Kearns and David DiPietro along with State Senator Patrick Gallivan announced that nearly 6,000 surveys were returned to Kearns' office in support of keeping the Western New York Children's Psychiatric Center open. Both state houses passed a bill...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
June 16, 2017 - 12:15 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) – Assemblyman Michael Kearns and State Senator Patrick Gallivan announced that legislature passed both houses to halt the merger of the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center and the Buffalo Psychiatric Center. “I’m very happy today but I know there’s a lot of work...
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