TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A sentencing hearing for Tonawanda Coke and its environmental manager has been postponed.
It was originally scheduled for September 30, and at this point a new date has not been set.
Back in March, the plant and Mark Kamholz were found guilty of violating the Clean Air Act. Kamholz was also convicted on an obstruction of justice charge.
He faces a maximum prison term of 75 years, and the plant could also be hit with a $200 million fine.
Hundreds of workers, politicians and residents of Chautauqua County rallied in Dunkirk calling on state regulators to approve plans for NRG to convert and reopen a power plant.
Police are following up on some leads to find out who killed 30 year-old Desirae James. Friends and family held a vigil Saturday night.
Volunteers at Buffalo’s Salvation Army created holiday cards and gift bags for the seniors at the Golden Age Center.
Buffalo police homicide detectives have identified an Eggertsville man who was shot and killed early Saturday morning.
An airman from Niagara Falls was away training for the Air Force for months. After being a part from his family, he decided to surprise them at Kelly’s Country Store in Grand Island.
Seventy-two years after the attack that launched the US into World War II, Western New Yorkers remembered the fatal day at Pearl Harbor Hawaii.