Niagara Falls

Rainbow Air helicopters (Rainbow Air Photo/Pat Proctor)
Rainbow Air helicopters (Rainbow Air Photo/Pat Proctor)
Mike Baggerman
July 01, 2020 - 11:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) – 2020 will wind up as arguably the most difficult year for tourism officials in Niagara Falls because of the millions of dollars that will be lost due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Niagara Falls Police Station. June 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
June 20, 2020 - 8:06 am
A Rochester homicide suspect was reportedly shot in the shoulder when officers of a US Marshal Task Force located the suspect on Falls Street shortly after 9 p.m. Friday.
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Mike Baggerman
June 15, 2020 - 11:25 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) – City of Niagara Falls Mayor Robert Restaino said the city will have to cut many programs and services in the wake of the pandemic that has crippled government finances to the tune of millions of dollars.
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Boost Mobile on Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls is open despite plywood on its windows. June 11, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Boost Mobile on Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls is open despite plywood on its windows. June 11, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 11, 2020 - 2:42 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - Small businesses are eager to resume operations at full capacity but are at the mercy of New York State's reopening plan.
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Sunday Night Protest in Niagara Falls
The Action
Tom Puckett
June 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
Sunday night protest ends with Falls mayor, police chief and others taking a knee with protesters.
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Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls. April 23, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Getting adequate testing in the area will be critical not just to reopening in Niagara County, but throughout Western New York. Governor Cuomo on Monday said that re-opening would happen on a region-by-region basis, meaning that what happens in Niagara Falls will impact when businesses in Buffalo...
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McKinley High School. January 14, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
May 04, 2020 - 12:44 am
Local superintendents discuss the measures that will need to be taken to safely reopen schools in the fall.
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Andrew Cuomo
Governor Andrew Cuomo/AP Photo
Brendan Keany
April 09, 2020 - 5:53 pm
With Pennsylvania shutting schools down for the rest of the academic year, should Governor Cuomo do the same in New York?
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Mike Baggerman
March 03, 2020 - 11:00 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - While health officials in Niagara County remain on alert for coronavirus, they are not worried that the high number of tourists will have an impact on how much of the county is affected.
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Yasin Abdu Sabur. March 3, 2020 (Pool Photo)
Yasin Abdu Sabur. March 3, 2020 (Pool Photo)
Mike Baggerman
March 03, 2020 - 10:26 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Police have arrested a man who allegedly committed the gruesome murder of Terry Lynn Bills in 2015.
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