tornado Schumer seeks probe of why mobile alerts went out after tornado hit Hamburg By Eileen Buckley • Aug 7, 2017 WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley U.S. Senator Charles Schumer said mobile alert notifications failed to reach citizens in time to warn them about last month's tornado that hit Hamburg. Listen Listening... / 1:48 WBFO's Eileen Buckley attended Senator Schumer's news briefing in Cheektowaga. Tornado update: State of emergency to be lifted in Hamburg By WBFO Staff • Jul 26, 2017 WBFO News photo by Mike Desmond Clean-up from last week's tornado is just about complete in town of Hamburg. The town's department of Emergency Services says the state of emergency will be lifted at noon Wednesday. Tornado clean-up continues, all power restored By Mark Scott • Jul 22, 2017 WBFO News photo by Michael Mroziak Much progress was made Friday as the clean-up continues from the tornados that hit the Southtowns Thursday. All roads have been reopened and power restored in affected areas. Cleanup efforts continue in aftermath of tornados By Mike Desmond & Marian Hetherly • Jul 21, 2017 WBFO's Nick Lippa Cleanup efforts are continuing after three tornadoes touched down Thursday in Southern Erie County and Allegany County.