Press Releases & Publications

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04/19/17 2:44 PM: According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in 2015 alone, 3,477 people were killed and 391,000 were injured in motor vehicle crashes involving distracted drivers. Texting while driving remains the most alarming distraction
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/16/17 11:21 AM: Hartland, NY - The occupants of the motor vehicles involved in the injury accident on Ridge Road on Aptil 15th, 2017 at 1900 hours have been identified as 30 year old Matthew Lukasic of Lockport, 64 year old Ellen Matesic of Newfane, 32 year old Maren Smith of Newfane and a 1 year old from Newfane.
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/15/17 7:51 PM: Wilson, NY - On Saturday, April 15th, 2017, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting a 5 year old female had her foot caught under a lawn mower. Preliminary investigation at the scene showed a family member
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/13/17 10:03 AM: Lockport, NY - Sheriff James R. Voutour announces the arrest of Adrian Ramone Taylor, 39, of Rochester NY and Chaquana L. Jordan, 29, also of Rochester, NY. On April 10, 2017 at 12:01 AM, Deputy Josh Austin made a traffic stop on a Dodge Caravan traveling north on S. Transit Rd. in the Town of Lockp
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 

Recent EAS Messages / Alerts

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04/25/17 6:51 PM: N/S State Hwy 32 between Peoples Rd & Mower Mill Rd - Road Closure - at 6:45PM - T/Saugerties - Ulster Co. for approx 8hrs for downed pole and wires.
Affects: Ulster County (Click for More)
 
04/25/17 6:03 PM: UPDATE: E/W NY 312 Road Closure at 1 pm between Brewster Hill Rd and NY 22 - due to downed wires - for an additional 6 hrs - Putnam Co
Affects: Putnam County (Click for More)
 
04/25/17 4:03 PM: ...Rough Conditions On The Ocean Through At Least Wednesdaynight And On The Remaining Waters Into Much Of Tonight......Small Craft Advisory Now In Effect Until 6 AM EDT Thursday...* Winds And Seas...Northeast Winds 20 To 25 Kt With Gusts Up To30 Kt. Seas 8 To 13 Feet.
Affects: Marine Zones: ANZ350, ANZ353, ANZ355 (Click for More)
 
04/25/17 3:28 PM: Location of Discharge: 9 River St, Gloversville, NY 12078, USA Additional Address Info: In the Cayadutta creek between River Street and Beaver Street. Name of Waterbody Affected: Cayadutta Creek Description of Discharge: Potential p
Affects: Multiple Counties (Click for More)