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Drug dealer faces up to 40 years imprisonment after guilty plea

A Buffalo drug dealer pleaded guilty Wednesday to selling more than 40 grams of fentanyl to undercover federal drug enforcement officers. Michael Clark, 33, faces a minimum of five years to a maximum of 40 years in prison when he is sentenced April 30 before U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo,

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 12:47:32

70-year old living in BMHA housing without heat or hot water

70-year old Bobbie Spencer has been living without heat and hot water in her house for two weeks. BUFFALO, N.Y.(WKBW) - 70-year old Bobbie Spencer has been living without heat and hot water in her house for two weeks. She lives in senior housing on Jefferson Avenue, that is owned by Buffalo Municip

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-19 00:37:45

Movie openings, screenings (Jan. 18-25)

Armie Hammer, left, and Timothee Chalamet star in the critically acclaimed drama "Call me By Your Name." (Sony Pictures Classics) "12 Strong." Starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, William Fichtner and Elsa Pataky. Directed by Nicolai Fuglsig. Under the leadership of a new captain, a Special Fo

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 12:00:00

City weighs $3 million payment to DOT worker disabled in mowing accident

A Buffalo Common Council committee is recommending a $3 million settlement to a state worker who sustained "life-changing" injuries in a lawn mower accident on the job. Michael Yusczyk was working for the New York State Department of Transportation when he was injured May 4, 2011, while mowing the l

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 14:00:42

Jury fails to convict four men in Roosevelt Park murder

Only a handful of people know for sure what happened in Buffalo's Roosevelt Park on that cold December day eight years ago. Yes, Jabril Harper died, the victim of two gunshot wounds to the head. But the allegations of a murder-for-profit scheme have always gone unproven. After a nearly three-month t

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-17 23:13:21

Family searching for stolen cellphone with only pictures of sick, newborn daughter

NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A North Tonawanda community is raising money to help a couple after their cell phone was stolen. The couple says what the phone contained is irreplaceable - precious pictures of their newborn baby girl. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. These pictures show

WIVB - 2018-01-19 04:14:45

Cheektowaga company unveils brand new multi-million dollar crash lab test facility

Over the past year, Calspan's CEO Lou Knotts and Chairman John Yurchuk, have led their team on a mission to create a world class, multi-million dollar crash lab. A lab that has the flexibility and ability to test various types of crashes, including: head on collisions, car to car, pedestrian to car,

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-18 20:27:48

Castellani Art Museum hosts free event on Niagara Falls' spirituality

The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University will present "The Spirituality of Niagara Falls," a panel discussion at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. It's free and open to the public. Participating will be exhibiting artist Thomas Kegler; Allan Jamieson Sr. of Neto Hatinakwe Onkwehowe; Amelia Gallagher,

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 14:38:32

Massena woman charged with felony following alleged domestic dispute, deputies say

MASSENA - A Massena woman was arrested Tuesday stemming from an alleged domestic dispute on CR 42, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Amy L. Bower, 28, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, felony and second-degree trespassing following investigation, officers said.Bower

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 15:57:00

9 homeless after fast-moving Bombay fire

BOMBAY - Four of nine people living at 1918 Route 95 went to the hospital Thursday after fire swept through the structure and left them all homeless. None had life-threatening injuries and were later sent home, but they were taken to University of Vermont Health Network, Alice Hyde Medical Center in

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-18 21:45:07

State police investigate accidents in Waddington, Gouverneur and Edwards

WADDINGTON - A Lisbon man was involved in a property-damage accident on CR 31A on Wednesday, according to state police. Shaun S. Dafoe, 44, was the driver.The incident took place near Pork Street and was reported at 5:53 a.m. He was not injured and no tickets were reported, officers said. EDWARDS -

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 18:03:00

Norfolk man involved in property-damage accident

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man was involved in a property-damage accident on Sober Street on Wednesday, according to state police. Kevin S. Lazore, 53, was the driver.The incident took place near CR 48A and was reported at 8:04 p.m., officers said. No injuries or tickets were reported. NORFOLK - A Norfolk

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 19:18:00

Potsdam police cite two following property-damage accidents

POTSDAM - Potsdam police cited two motorists following property-damage accidents in the village on Wednesday. Those charged included: Justin B. Glover, 49, Potsdam, was cited for failure to yield right-of-way entering a roadway on May Road at 8:15 a.m. following a two vehicle property-damage accide

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 15:05:00

Residents of flood-ravaged mobile home park could be displaced for months

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WCAX) Now that the floodwaters on the Saranac River have subsided, what does the future hold for displaced residents of a Plattsburgh mobile home park? For days there were four-feet of standing water in Joseph Ramistella's home. "This is the aftermath of what my house looks like o

WCAX - 2018-01-19 01:11:00

Potsdam police cite four motorists for driving infractions

POTSDAM - Potsdam police said they charged four motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: Jordan L. Stewart, 23, Brooklyn, was cited for speed in zone on Maple Street at 11:50 p.m. after being observed driving 50 miler per hour in a 30 mph zone. Thomas R. Burns, 28, Po

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 15:45:00

Two Sunmount cases postponed, one set for dismissal

TUPPER LAKE - Three Sunmount employees charged with fighting with a resident and cover-up had their trials postponed in Tupper Lake town court Wednesday evening, with one set to be dismissed under certain circumstances. Joshua D. Beitter, 35, and Magnus S. Stalhammar, 44, both of Tupper Lake are e


Elderly man killed in Jackson County house fire

JACKSON COUNTY, Ga. - State investigators ruled a Wednesday morning fatal fire in Jackson County was accidental. Officials with the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner's office said 80-year-old Leroy Johnson was killed in the fire that broke out in his home on Ivie Street in Jefferson, Georgia. F

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 05:56:00

Third Bibb County Deputy suspended after woman's report of sexual assault

BIBB COUNTY, Ga.-- The Bibb County Sheriff's Office said the GBI and they are internally investigating a third deputy in connection with a report of a woman who said a deputy sexually assaulted her at Macon Inn on December 3, 2017. Investigators now think another deputy, Douglas Taylor had contact w

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-18 20:25:51

Icy Roads Still A Threat in Middle Georgia Thursday Morning, Warm Weather Ahead

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Wednesday's winter storm brought over two inches of snow to some parts of Middle Georgia. Most of the snow melted in the afternoon as temperatures rose slightly above freezing. However, clear skies lead to maximum cooling in the evening and overnight hours, resulting in

41NBC.COM - 2018-01-18 13:03:07

Local woman becomes community activist after child killed by gun violence

MACON, Ga. -- Community activist Faye Alexander's own child was murdered in Macon over 20 years years ago, and has since made it her life's mission to stop the cycle of violence. Alexander, who is part of the "What if it Was Your Child" program and even gave the group its name, said that at first s

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-18 22:34:35