BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The News 4 Team is expanding its morning newscast from two tofour hours Monday through Friday. The #1 morning news team moves toCW23, WNLO-TV from 7 until 9am beginning February 2nd with the onlylocal news coverage in Western New York!
The 7am newscast will be anchored by Melissa Holmes, Joe Arenaand Meteorologist Mike Cejka. And from 8am until 9am Melissa willanchor with Mike.
Wake Up! has long dominated morning news in Buffalo. VictoriaHong, Joe Arena, Meteorologist Mike Cejka and reporter JerickaDuncan will continue to provide the best coverage of overnight andearly morning breaking news on Wake Up! on LIN-TV's WIVB-TV,Channel 4 from 5 until 7am.
"The hard working journalists from News 4 and WIVB.com areexcited about filling a void that has existed at 7am for more thana year here in Western New York, " said WIVB-DTV & WNLO-DTVPresident & General Manager Chris Musial, "and to add to ourlocal news programming for our loyal viewers by doubling ourmorning coverage leaves no doubt that Western New Yorks' newsleader is committed to "Keeping Western New York Connected".
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
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.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around western New York.
Travel advisory for Southern Erie County. Travel ban in North Collins. Travelers advised to avoid I-90 between Exit 57 and Exit 61. Portions of I-90 closed. More info:
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
One third of Canadians receive their mail straight to their door but that will soon be changing. Canada Post will phase out their door-to-door delivery over the next five years.