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  1. Activist says expansion to Williamsville could be nextRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Grand Island, NY An activist pushing for cashless tolls says there's significant progress in a more seamless ride into Grand Island. But what could be next? It's on to phase three along the bridge says activist Brian Michel.

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  2. Two radio towers come tumbling downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    They say the devil is in the details. And that certainly applies to the preparation and planning necessary to bring two soaring 411 foot red and white radio towers toppling to the ground in a controlled fall.

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  3. Political musical chairs 930in716 April 23, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Her it's 930. In 716. More on the political musical chairs were hearing about in a local congressional race he comes in and he geek and I just dropped a bombshell yes he is Governor Cuomo.

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  4. Zellner DIspels Rumors of Change in Congressional ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Over the weekend, rumors were flowing about whether there would be a new Democratic challenger to Republican Congressman Chris Collins. Erie County's party leader quick to put that to rest.

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  5. Niagara Falls man arrested after vomiting bags of heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Erie County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a 28 year old Niagara Falls man Sunday during a traffic stop on the I-190 on Grand Island. Deputies say Paonessa could not produce a driver's license but did provide a name and date of birth.

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  6. High winds and gusty storms order of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Gusty storms and some powerful winds are the order of the day as the National Weather Service has posted a special weather statement for the Buffalo metro area as well as a High Wind Warning and Lake Shore Flood Warning for the Lake Erie shoreline. A LINE OF SHOWERS WILL AFFECT WESTERN WYOMING...CENTRAL CATTARAUGUS...ERIE...SOUTHERN NIAGARA...SOUTHWESTERN ORLEANS... EASTERN CHAUTAUQUA AND WESTERN GENESEE COUNTIES..

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  7. Grand Island puts the brakes on Love'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The Grand Island Town Board voted unanimously to ban Truck Stops and Travel Plazas from being built on the island Monday Night. This comes after a proposed plan by Love's to build a truck stop that would have been built on the I-190 in town.

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  8. Cashless Tolls Start Thursday on Grand IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns is encouraging drivers to purchase E-ZPass tags, as the Grand Island Bridge toll stops will no longer accept cash. Starting Thursday, March 29th 2018, drivers using the Grand Island Bridge will no longer be able to use cash for payment of the toll fee.

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  9. Cashless Tolling 930in716 March 15, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    It's 930. In 716. No told ahead. Well. Sort of drivers are gonna pass under these entries to pay their tolls.

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  10. Keubler Sentencing Only The Latest; Several Others In CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The sentencing of Edward Keubler III to three years in prison brings to a close one of the latest hit-and-run cases, but the tragedy on Grand Island was certainly not the only case of someone leaving the scene of an accident in a year that saw many. "We have seen a slew of these cases and this office, along with other law enforcement in Erie County have been tracking them, and bringing them to justice," says Erie County District Attorney John Flynn In 2017, there were 17 hit and run cases recorded, with 13 of them arrested or prosecuted, he said.

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  11. Kuebler Sentenced for Grand Island Hit and RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A former corrections officer was sentenced for a hit-and-run after striking a Grand Island woman last June 13 Edward J. Kuebler, III, 27, of Town of Tonawanda was sentenced by Erie County Court Judge Kenneth F. Case to one to three years in state prison. In addition, his driver's license was revoked.

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  12. Thruway Offers Discount for Joining EZ Pass in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Grand Island, NY The Thruway Authority has launched a discount program for new EZ Pass users for the month of February. It's in the hopes of getting drivers ready for cashless tolling on Grand Island next month.

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  13. Several injured in collision that tied up traffic Wednesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Grand Island, NY Three vehicles including an NFTA bus were involved in a Wednesday morning crash on Grand Island. The NFTA says this happened on Grand Island Boulevard near Fantasy Island around 9AM.

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  14. Video caught up to Edward Kuebler in Grand Island hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY As Edward Kuebler is sentenced for a hit and run that seriously injured Dana Papaj in Grand Island last summer, video is becoming more prevalent as key evidence in cases. Attorney Tom Eoannou does not represent Kuebler but was the attorney for two others who took pleas when evidence came out.

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  15. Abdellatif Sentenced for Attempted Murder of DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY A man will spend eight years in jail for attempting to kill an Erie County Sheriff's Deputy. Sammy Abdellatif pleaded guilty to choking Deputy Jason Clark on Grand Island in 2016.

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  16. Western NY man attacks troopers with flashlight on Route 190Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A 34-year-old western New York man is behind bars after attacking two state troopers on the Niagara section of the New York State Thruway. Authorities say Damien A. Hayden of Niagara Falls faces several charges, including assault and criminal possession of a weapon after Friday's altercation.

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  17. Officer Lehner's Body FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo Police have recovered the missing Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner, according to Buffalo Police Lieutenant Jeff Rinaldo who made the announcement shortly after 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Lehner went missing during a training mission with Buffalo Police's Underwater Rescue Team on Friday afternoon.

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  18. Another Day of Searching For Missing BPD OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Boats with sonar, helicopters with the ability to see abandoned gear underwater, and divers who can undertake any possible rescue are all amassed again in Broderick Park Tuesday, continuing to search for Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner who went missing Friday during an underwater rescue team training excersice. Ten to twelve police boats were back in the Niagara River searching for the officer on Monday.

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  19. Missing BPD Officer Still Not FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Lehner, 34, went missing last Friday during a training session for the police department's Underwater Rescue Team. During the training session, Lehner's tether cable disconnected or snapped, and the officer has not been seen since.

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  20. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz Details Proposed 2018 BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Good morning. Morning everyone. Pleased to be joined today by air. Budget director Robert Keane has closed the deputy veteran budget truck got excuse me.

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