Town of Niagara

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A Niagara County municipality that learned it was losing its ambulance provider last month has a new one in place. Officials say entering into a contract with Mercy Flight and Mercy EMS makes sense, because the company is a desired partner for a forthcoming emergency services hub.

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Plans for turning a former Army Reserve Center in Niagara Falls into Western New York’s emergency management hub are inching closer to success. After securing half a million dollars for the hub in the 2015-2016 state budget, State Senator Rob Ortt has organized a steering committee to help determine the site’s future.

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The former supervisor of the Town of Niagara was sentenced to three years probation Monday after accepting a guilty plea to a charge of official misconduct.

The former supervisor in the Town of Niagara accepted a plea deal in court Monday morning. Steven Richards, 61, admitted to using town resources and equipment to benefit a family-owned business.

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Authorities are investigating a fatal, single car accident this morning that has taken two lives.

Town of Niagara supervisor Steven Richards pleaded not guilty Friday after being arraigned on a 28 count indictment in Niagara County Court.

Niagara Supervisor reportedly facing charges

Oct 3, 2013

An 18-month investigation has reportedly resulted in a multiple-count indictment against the Supervisor of the Town of Niagara.

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Niagara County Sheriff's deputies have located a teenager who had been reported missing in Washington State.

The court case in a brutal assault in the Town of Niagara has resulted in a 5 year state prison sentence.