TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Erie County SPCA revealed the results of their investigation into the Niagara County SPCA, Friday morning. The report included painful euthanasia and the killing of animals due to how much space was available.
How will the results of the investigation affect the Niagara County SPCA and its board members? Friday, the lawyer overseeing the process for the board says he concurs with the factual findings in Barbara Carr's report.
Going forward, Paul Cambria says a determination must be made as to what current directors remain under newly implemented bylaws. He is also recommending that a new election be held.
Cambria said, "We have indicated to the board that we think that a determination, once a new board is constituted, that a determination has to be made as to who stays and who goes at the facility."
Cambria said, "There's certainly a number of failings here from the board itself, to the director, to the employees, and all of those have been documented in great detail."
There's also a recommendation for an advisory committee to assist in regaining a community support and confidence in the Niagara County shelter.
Town of Evans Police are asking the public for information about an abandoned puppy that was found on the side of Holland Road.
Eighty-two-year-old Edward Spencer was making a left hand turn while exiting the Budwey's parking lot when he struck 52-year-old Sandra Garner and 55-year-old Kevin Nowak, according to authorities.
An angry mother who claims her daughter was dropped-off miles away from home wants answers.
Deputies say a teen driver fell asleep at the wheel early Thursday morning before crashing head-on with another vehicle.
A hearing in Buffalo Thursday morning focused on the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it. Now some people want to see a similar law passed in New York.
Fast food workers are turning up the heat in their fight for higher wages. Many say they simply cannot live on the minimum wage alone.