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Geese Control

Canada Geese a Messy Problem - But What to Do?

 (WBEN) Canada Geese have become a messy issue in many parts of Western New York, but getting rid of them isn't as easy as you think.

INSIDE: Goose Attack VIDEO | Your Comments | What Towns Are Doing

Lancaster Moves Closer to New Mascot

Lancaster, NY (WBEN) - After Weeks of collecting submissions, suggestions for what the new mascot of Lancaster Schools should be were posted for students to vote on their favorite designs.

Winter Snow Totals

Wyoming County Village Wins WNY Snowfall Derby

Official snow totals from this past winter have been released by the National Weather Service and the crown goes to our neighbors in Wyoming County.
   Coming in a distant second was the town of Colden in Erie County with 231.3-inches.
Deadly Pilot

Germanwings Pilot May Have Practiced Deadly Descent

Before he intentionally crashed a plane into the Alps, Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz set the plane into descent mode five times in a four and a half-minute period during a flight from Duesseldorf to Barcelona.
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Skelos Arrest

Skelos Staying: Senate Leader Resists Call To Resign After Arrest

   The leader of the New York state Senate is holding onto power following corruption charges even as some fellow Republicans say he should step down as leader to avoid a political distraction. But more and more senators are calling for Dean Skelos to step aside.
Wants Skelos Out

Ortt Calls on Skelos to Step Down as Senate Majority Leader

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) North Tonawanda State Senator Rob Ortt has become one of the first senators to call on Dean Skelos to step down as majority leader.
ISIS Claim

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Texas Cartoon Attack

CAIRO (AP) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a weekend attack at a center near Dallas, Texas, that was exhibiting cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad - though it offered no evidence of a direct link to the attackers.

"Turtles" Filming Wows Fans

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Filming on the Kensington Expressway for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 began Monday night, and some onlookers sounded impressed with what they saw.

Joins Panel

Bennett Joins Catholic Education Advisory Panel

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Former Regent Chancellor Emeritus Bob Bennett hasn't stayed on the sidelines for long. He's now on a panel looking at Catholic education issues.
Set Aside

Murder Verdict Set Aside; Basil To Get New Trial

(WBEN) Attorneys for Jeffrey Basil have sucessfully argued to have his guilty verdict vacated. Judge Penny Wolfgang has ruled that one juror did not disclose critical facts about her past, and therefore his  2nd Degree Murder conviction in the death of William Sagar is set aside
Where do you 'weigh in' on controlling 'nuisance' wildlife in populated and public places?
  Let nature take its course!
  Take any humane steps to control wildlife.
  Do whatever needs to be done to control the problem!
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