News Staff Reporter
Long Island native, University at Buffalo graduate, part of the breaking news and criminal justice team for two years. Hired by The News in 1999, I covered high school sports for 15 years before being named deputy sports editor.
The two Erie County UK cases were among 18 new cases found in New York State, bringing the state's total of the UK variant cases to 154.
A Buffalo man who prosecutors say was driving while intoxicated during a 2019 crash that killed his passenger has been sentenced to 4 1/2 to 6 1/2 years in prison.
Police said Justin Poulsen, 43, was seen in a suspected stolen car and fled officers twice before he was caught with the police use of a Taser.
Tombe Yanga, 22, pleaded guilty Friday afternoon in four criminal cases.
Here are the snowfall totals of at least 2 inches received by the National Weather Service as of Monday morning.
A 24-year-old Buffalo man is in fair condition following a Sunday morning shooting on Walden Avenue, according to the Buffalo Police Department.
The National Weather Service said the wet snow will lead to slippery conditions on untreated roads and gusty winds will lead to blowing snow in some areas.
The state announced that the region's seven-day average positive Covid-19 test rate through Friday was 2.87%, a drop of nearly 6 percentage points over the past six weeks.
The National Weather Service has lake-effect snow advisories for southern Erie, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties until 10 p.m. Saturday.
How much snow did your area get in this latest round of lake-effect?