Category Archives: Western New York News

  • Two teens shot, one critical after shooting at party

    Two teens shot, one critical after shooting at party BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Two teenagers were shot and one of them is in critical condition following a shooting at a house party early Sunday morning, according to Buffalo police. Police say they responded to the call at around 12:30…

  • Woman in critical condition after crash in Chautauqua Co.

    Woman in critical condition after crash in Chautauqua Co. DUNKIRK, N.Y. (WIVB) — A 79-year-old Chautauqua County woman is in critical condition following a car accident on Route 5 in Dunkirk late Saturday night, according to police. Just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday, police say that they were dispatched to…

  • Flood Watch Continues; Damp & Foggy Tonight

    Flood Watch Continues; Damp & Foggy Tonight A Flood Watch is in effect for Erie County now through 10 a.m. Sunday with increasing ice jams, minor flooding along creeks and streams, and poor drainage for the metro with snow pile blocking drainage… Here’s when some local creeks and rivers…

  • Williamsville mechanic towed semis off road during blizzard, sheltered drivers

    Williamsville mechanic towed semis off road during blizzard, sheltered drivers WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) — With clear pavement and melting snow, it’s hard to believe it’s been a week since the deadly blizzard began. After whiteout conditions stranded many, including truckers, one local business mechanic jumped in to help. “They…

  • Lackawanna man killed in fatal accident Saturday

    Lackawanna man killed in fatal accident Saturday BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo Police say they are investigating a fatal accident that occurred Saturday afternoon. Just after 1:10 p.m., investigators say a Chevrolet Impala was traveling northbound on Seneca Street near Kingston Place when, they say, the Impala struck a…

  • Local organizations give back to those in need after blizzard

    Local organizations give back to those in need after blizzard BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Eight Days of Hope partnered with the Buffalo Bills Foundation and the Buffalo Sabres Highmark to help those in need following the Blizzard of ’22. Volunteers from multiple churches put together more than one thousand…

  • 3 children dead, 3 others and grandmother hospitalized after fire on Dartmouth Avenue in Buffalo

    3 children dead, 3 others and grandmother hospitalized after fire on Dartmouth Avenue in Buffalo BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Three children were killed and three others and their grandmother were hospitalized in a two-alarm house fire that took place Saturday morning at 207 Dartmouth Avenue in Buffalo, according to…

  • Niagara County inmate dies from injuries after apparent suicide attempt

    Niagara County inmate dies from injuries after apparent suicide attempt LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) — An inmate at the Niagara County Correctional Facility has died due to injuries suffered from an apparent suicide attempt, the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office announced Saturday. The name of the deceased inmate was not released.…

  • Wake Up Wags: Kelly

    Wake Up Wags: Kelly BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — On Saturday morning, Julie Starr from Buddy’s Second Chance Rescue introduced us to Kelly for this edition of Wake Up Wags. Kelly is an 8-month-old lab mix. She’s great with other dogs and is energetic, so it’s recommended she goes to…

  • December thaw & flooding: creeks rise in West Seneca after winter storm

    December thaw & flooding: creeks rise in West Seneca after winter storm WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Buffalo Blizzard of 2022 has come and gone, but it’s still having an impact across Erie County. The spring-like temperatures and the heavy snow accumulation are creating the perfect storm for…