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Tim Wenger
April 02, 2020 - 5:27 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "Don't risk it. Don't go out. Stay at home." That determined and emphatic plea is coming from the man who is on the front line of the battle against the coronavirus outbreak and navigating Kaleida Health facilities through the storm. As Kaleida President and CEO Jody Lomeo...
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Brendan Keany
Mike Baggerman
April 02, 2020 - 3:09 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Nineteen people are dead in Erie County due to complications of coronavirus as of noon on Thursday.
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Tom Brady
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WBEN Newsroom
April 02, 2020 - 3:09 pm
MIAMI (WBEN/AP) — The biggest free agent deal for the Miami Dolphins this offseason has been one they didn't make. The Dolphins spent more than $237 million last month and signed seven potential starters. But none will help their chances of overtaking the Patriots in the AFC East as much as Tom...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 02, 2020 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Thursday that the state's supply of breathing machines could be exhausted in six days if the number of people made critically ill by the coronavirus outbreak continues at its current rate. The number of New Yorkers killed by the virus soared...
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Dr. Kriner Cash
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WBEN Newsroom
April 02, 2020 - 1:34 pm
Video of BPS | 4/1/20 Work Session Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo School Superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash is frustrated by the two-week extensions of school cancellation being mandated by Governor Andrew Cuomo amidst the coronavirus outbreak and is doubtful classes will return this Spring.
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Chris Collins. July 30, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
April 02, 2020 - 12:47 pm
Collins won't be required to report to prison until June.
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Mike Baggerman
April 02, 2020 - 12:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – After a stroke two years ago caused a Buffalo man named “Mike” be to laid off from his job, he said his water was turned off because he could no longer make payments and had to prioritize where whatever money he was making went, such as his mortgage and groceries.
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Meals on Wheels
Brendan Keany
April 02, 2020 - 11:41 am
Meals on Wheels discusses hardships amid increased demand.
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Mike Baggerman
April 02, 2020 - 11:20 am
NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. (WBEN) - Coronavirus cases in Niagara County climbed by 26 on Thursday, bringing its total to 91 as of late-Thursday morning.
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Plastic Shields being produced at Jamestown Plastics
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Brocton, N.Y. (WBEN) - A small company in Chautauqua County finds itself playing a big role in the fight against coronavirus. Jamestown Plastics, in Brocton, is shifting production of medical plastics, to producing plastic shields for healthcare workers and first responders. "It's a blue," said...
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