DeGraff Memorial Hospital

Kaleida Health's Facebook page

A new system is up and running to help minimize the wait times in the Emergency Department at some local hospitals.

Niagara County Sheriff's Office

A North Tonawanda man has been accused of stabbing a family member in the neck.

Kaleida Health

For years, DeGraff Memorial Hospital faced an uncertain future. On Wednesday, a groundbreaking ceremony was held there to mark the start of an $8 million expansion that will double the size of its emergency department and, as hospital officials made clear, erase any worries about the North Tonawanda-based medical center's fate.


Michael Mroziak, WBFO

Three hospitals in Niagara County are receiving state money for various capital projects.