Marian Hetherly

Producer/Reporter/Host
New York State Office of People With Developmental Disabilities

A significant change is coming to the way New Yorkers with intellectual and developmental disabilities receive services. The next few months will be critical.

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Millions around the country are making their voices heard Saturday. They are taking part in the national March For Our Lives against gun violence. In Western New York, the call was for action, after so many prayers.

An Elma woman has been charged for crashing her vehicle into a Grand Island home.

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While many were wearing green during Sunday's St. Patrick Day parade, 26 patrol officers from Buffalo's B District were wearing body cameras for the first time, with mixed results according to the department.

Walden Galleria

Add another name to the list of bankrupt retail chains.

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Emergency crews are at work early Friday morning at Prior Aviation.

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There has been a sudden change at the top of the Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority.

A Erie County Sheriff's deputy has been indicted for assaulting a woman inside his South Buffalo home.

Veronica Volk / Great Lakes Today

Regulators are pushing a record amount of water out of Lake Ontario to avoid a repeat of last year's flooding.

Amherst Police

A Cheektowaga man has been found guilty of robbing the KeyBank on Main Street in Amherst.

Dave Kaz / Buffalo Fire Rescue 1

An Amherst man has pleaded guilty to starting the fire that damaged an Allentown apartment building.

Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority

As the nation marks Sunshine Week, the Buffalo Niagara Coalition for Open Government is releasing its report card on the websites of local governments - and the grades are not good.

Lockport City School District

A 13-year-old has been charged with falsely reporting an incident, in connection with a threat against North Park Junior High School last week.

Wyoming County Sheriff

The Wyoming County Sheriff has released more details about the investigation into the suspected murder of a Perry man by Councilman Joseph Mlyniec, 60. Mlyniec is charged with murder in the second degree in the fatal shooting of Robert Irvine III, 32.

U.S. Attorney's Office

A federal grand jury has returned a 14-count indictment against a Jamestown man for child pornography and trafficking.

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Active shooter training will be provided at Buffalo community centers, ice rinks and pools under a resolution passed by the Common Council.

Wyoming County Sheriff

A Wyoming County councilman and retired sheriff's deputy is in the county jail, charged with murder.

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A fellow Cheektowaga council member and the town's Republican Committee chair are calling on James Rogowski to resign.

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A Cheektowaga man has been sentenced in the hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist.

A Cheektowaga man has been sentenced to 2-4 years in prison for the crowbar attack on his girlfriend.

Michael Mroziak / WBFO News

Mayor Byron Brown is scheduled to deliver his 12th State of the City address Thursday afternoon, in what he says will be another rallying call for "revitalization and opportunity" in Buffalo.

Five Star Urgent Care

Niagara County has a new urgent care option. Five Star Urgent Care cut the ribbon on its new facility at 7432 Niagara Falls Blvd. in Niagara Falls Wednesday and is now serving walk-ins and other patients from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily.

Tops Markets

Tops Markets has put an end to the speculation, confirming Wednesday morning that it is filing for reorganization under Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Dresser Rand

The union representing 250 machinists at Dresser-Rand in Wellsville said it was "shocked" to learn the Coats Street plant will close, laying off its 250 employees.

One man is dead after a rollover crash in Orchard Park about 5 p.m. Tuesday.

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A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty to providing the fentanyl-laced heroin that took the life of two users.

National Cemetery Administration

The long-awaited national veterans cemetery planned for Genesee County has taken another step closer to reality.

New York State Office of Mental Health

The state Office of Mental Health estimates a third of those incarcerated in New York have some type of mental illness. So why are they locked up instead of in a mental health program? Actually, Erie County has become a leader in diverting these offenders from prison. Progress has been slow, but steady, using a national model of law enforcement called Crisis Intervention Teams.

You hear about people being scammed out of money by online thieves all the time, but rarely do you hear one was caught and prosecuted. The U.S. Attorney's Office says that is exactly what happened in a Buffalo court Thursday.

The U.S. Attorney's Office says Marguin Sanchez, 23 of California, has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to employ what it described as "unlawful aliens" at four local Mexican restaurants.

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