Air Reserve Station

Tech. Sgt. Steph Sawyer / Niagara Falls Air Reserve Base File Photo

The emergency declaration by President Trump to reallocate billions of dollars budgeted for other purposes to fund a border wall with Mexico could have an effect on Western New York. The U.S. Department of Defense has issued a document identifying hundreds of military construction projects subject to cancellation to free up resources to help pay for the wall. WBFO's Howard Riedel talked about the matter with Rep.

Tech. Sgt. Steph Sawyer / Niagara Falls Air Reserve Base

More than 200 New York Army National Guard soldiers are off on a nine-month mission to train Ukrainian soldiers.

WBFO News File Photo

Imagine cruising over Kazakhstan, along the Russian border, at 530 miles per hour in a loaded 300,000-pound KC-135 military aircraft during winter. Not an everyday experience. Soon there will be no need to fly halfway around the world to train pilots under such conditions.

WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

There is a change of command taking place this morning at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station.