BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Some visitors to the Buffalo Zoo Friday will have the chance to see Luna, the polar bear cub. A crowd gathered before 11:30 a.m. to see Luna for her first public viewing.
Zoo visitors will be able to see Luna daily between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Zoo officials say they will monitor Luna's progress and extend her time outside as she develops. Luna will be at the exotic domestic animals exhibit near the zoo's main entrance.
The zoo says they will continue to display a live video feed of the cub on a closed-circuit television in
the M&T Bank Rainforest Falls exhibit from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. until further notice.
There is another Lake Effect Snow Warning in effect for Erie, Wyoming, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties from Thursday through early Friday.
Lake Effect Snow Warnings return today with the chance for an additional foot for some areas.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around Western New York.
The Wyoming County Sheriff’s Office says a tractor trailer crashed on Route 39, in the Town of Eagle.