NIAGARA FALLS, NY (WIVB) - The Niagara Falls city leaders have turned thumbs down on any plan to allow the treatment of hydrofracking wastewater within city limits.
The City Council voted unanimously Monday night against treating hydrofracking waste.
Niagara Falls and North Tonawanda are the only Western New York communities with facilities capable of treating hydrofracking waste.
Buffalo lawmakers are meeting today and are expected to send a similar message to the state over 'fracking.
Common Council members are voting on a resolution to support a statewide ban on the controversial gas drilling technique, which Governor Cuomo is considering legalizing.
An Erie County judge has ruled that the statements Candace Cartagena made to police will be used in her murder trial. Of the six statements, two were not allowed in.
Friends and family of 20-year-old Ashley Nelson have not heard from her since September 17th.
A Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant is taking another step closer to opening in Buffalo. The restaurant, that is slated to open in February, will begin hiring for hourly positions on Monday.
The Niagara County SPCA is so packed with cats and dogs that the shelter is waiving adoption fees on many of its animals this holiday season. But a distraught pet owner came to us claiming the shelter sold her a cat that was so sick she …
A Pattersonville, New York man is accused of driving drunk to New York State Trooper barracks, to turn himself in on charges of violating an order of protection.
Erie County unveiled a new website of inspections for the county's 3,500 restaurants. Wednesday marks the first time the county has made inspection data available to the public.