Nate McMurray

Mike Baggerman
April 25, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Joe Biden made it official early Thursday, tweeting his official entry into the 2020 Presidential sweepstakes. The core values of this nation… our standing in the world… our very democracy...everything that has made America -- America --is at stake. That’s why today I’m...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multiple states consider adjusting their statute-of-limitations laws so that victims of long-ago child sex-abuse have a chance to seek redress in the courts. (AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari)
Mike Baggerman
April 24, 2019 - 1:43 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following the revelation by Jeff Anderson & Associates that thousands of scout leaders since the 1940's were allegedly child molesters, including at least 12 with ties to Western New York, a well-known local scout is speaking out. "I think we have a duty to stand up and...
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The cashless toll gantry beyond the South Grand Island Bridge on the 190-N (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 14, 2019 - 3:00 am
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Some Grand Island residents have discrepancies in their E-Z Pass statements and were charged more than 20 times the nine cents it should cost residents to cross the bridge. Jim Marinello is one of those residents. He showed us his E-Z Pass statement which showed dozens...
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Tom Puckett
February 11, 2019 - 4:23 pm
Grand Island, NY (WBEN) After coming close to defeating Congressman Chris Collins in November, Nate McMurray says he won't seek re-election as Grand Island Supervisor. He sent out a release Monday saying the three years in politics have changed his life, but "there are some bad people out there,...
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November 26, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Nearly three weeks after the election, Nate McMurray concedes the race for NY27 to incumbent Congressman Chris Collins. McMurray had a parting shot at Collins, claiming the incumbent went to extremes to win such a close race. "He lied about me, he lied about my family. He hid...
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Tom Puckett
November 19, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The canvassing of the counties in NY27 has been well underway as we move one step closer to certification in the race between Nate McMurray and Chris Collins. Erie County will begin its canvas this week and this is expected to finalize the outcome of the hotly contested race. "I...
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Nate McMurray hugs supporters after conceding to Congressman Chris Collins in 2018 midterm election. November 7, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 14, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Even though Congressman Chris Collins was named the unofficial winner for New York's 27th Congressional District after last week's midterm elections, his democratic challenger Nate McMurray is holding onto hope that he can pull off the upset using absentee ballots. McMurray...
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Nate McMurray concedes to Chris Collins in speech at his campaign headquarters in Hamburg. He later called for a recount. November 6, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 07, 2018 - 2:49 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Nathan McMurray demanded a recount after a one-point loss to Congressman Chris Collins in Tuesday’s midterm election for the 27th congressional district. Does he have the grounds to do it? According to New York State Election Law (6210.18, H), the “county boards of elections...
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November 07, 2018 - 2:22 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Chris Collins didn't seem too concerned about how he'll represent the residents of New York 27 despite being under indictment. "As far as I'm concerned, everything's fine," said the incumbent and now re-elected congressman. Congressman Chris Collins speaking to media after...
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Congressman Chris Collins speaks after Nate McMurray initially concedes in 2018 midterm election. November 7, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Mike Baggerman
November 07, 2018 - 1:16 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The hotly contested and much anticipated race for the NY27 Congressional seat between Republican Chris Collins and Democrat Nate McMurray was too close to officially call, but the challenger appeared to realize that only after initially conceding. McMurray is now demanding a...
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