BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Civil service exams scheduled across New York State for this weekend were postponed ahead of a powerful storm that promised to pack a punch.
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State civil service exams have been postponed for one week. Written notices are being sent directly to candidates, but anyone with questions can contact the Department of Civil Service at 1-877-697-5627.
Erie County's civil service exams will take place as scheduled on Saturday.
An eight-year-old boy was shot Thursday morning in Cattaraugus County. Officials are at the scene on West Road, in Leon.
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.