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Push on to ban puppy mills

A push to ban puppy mills is gaining momentum in Amherst, where some local lawmakers are looking to make state history. If a proposed law pa…

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Traffic stop leads to three drug arrests

A traffic stop led State Police to arrest three people inside a vehicle for various drug possession charges. Bruce Jedrysik, 32, of Sinclair…

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Heroin: Easy to get on the streets

A former heroin user tells News 4 the drug is easy to get on the streets. The 20-year-old recovering addict lost two of his friends to overd…

DOT-111 railcars routinely travel through Western New York. These passed through the rail yard in Blasdell.

Loaded cargo: rails hauling crude

The Bakken oil boom Domestic oil production is on the rise and more of it is moving by rail because not enough pipeline infrastructure is in…

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Active rail lines in Western New York

Mouse over map to display zoomed-in image on the right. Download full-size version of map here (large file, 2.7MB). This map shows the web o…