SALAMANCA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Things are getting bumpier in the battle to fix a heavily-traveled highway on the southern tier.
Reconstruction of Interstate-86 in Seneca Nation territory has been revving up for some time now between the Indians and New York State. Monday night, the Cattaraugus County Legislature is chiming in, demanding Governor Andrew Cuomo get the ball rolling on the project.
However, the Seneca Nation wants to fix up the highway on its own, claiming Cuomo has refused to honor long-standing treaties.
The Southern Tier Expressway is considered a life-line for commerce and tourism.
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 on December 11, 2013.
Creative thinking and interaction is part of the Common Core learning standards, which aim to help children understand relationships between classroom concepts and real-life problem solving.
Employees at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital are saying thank you in a big way to those who have served our country during the fourth annual Western New York Heroes Adopt A Family program.
Travel advisory for Southern Erie County. Travel ban in North Collins. Travelers advised to avoid I-90 between Exit 57 and Exit 61. More info: