NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – Emergency teams called in a helicopter to bring an unidentified man up from the Whirlpool Gorge about 4:45 p.m. Sunday after he suffered a leg injury, Niagara Parks Police reported.The Niagara Parks Police High Angle River Team, the Niagara Falls Fire Department and Niagara Emergency Medical Services responded and stabilized the man. Niagara Helicopters...
(21 days ago)
NIAGARA FALLS – A man was spotted early Saturday evening walking onto the ice and into the Niagara River near the brink of Horseshoe Falls.Niagara State Park Police are still searching for the man but believe he was trying to commit suicide.The man left behind personal belongings, including a driver’s license, before walking from Goat Island into the river.Police said...
(2 months and 26 days ago)
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Authorities say searchers have failed to find the body of a college student from North Carolina who is presumed to have drowned when he jumped into the Niagara River and was swept over Niagara Falls.
(2 months and 24 days ago)
NIAGARA FALLS – Applications for the Ruth and William O. Sass nursing scholarship, offered by the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation, are being accepted until June 1, the hospital announced.The scholarship is awarded to graduates of Niagara Falls, Niagara Catholic or Lewiston-Porter high schools who plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree in nursing. The winner is...
(3 days ago)
A 37-year-old Niagara Falls man is dead after being shot outside his home early today.Niagara Falls police officers who were called to the scene of the shooting at 4:52 a.m. found Joseph Medley Sr. lying on the ground in the 1300 block of Ashland Avenue. Medley had suffered a gunshot wound to his upper body and was pronounced dead at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center a...
(1 day ago)
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Authorities are crediting a western New York man for preventing an 18-month-old boy from tumbling off a roof on his family's home.
(2 months and 21 days ago)
NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – A person was reported going over the Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls Saturday night, Niagara Parks Police confirmed.Police said no body was found below the Falls and they said no further information on the incident would be released.
(1 month and 25 days ago)
LOCKPORT – A Town of Niagara man pleaded not guilty Thursday in Niagara County Court to an indictment charging him with three cocaine sales in November in Niagara Falls.Jonathan D. Bersani, 21, of Miller Road, is charged with three counts each of third-degree criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance.The alleged drug deals with a police informant occurred Nov....
(1 month and 22 days ago)
LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man admitted Tuesday in Niagara County Court that he took part in the mugging of a man July 15 near a Coastal gas station on 19th Street in Niagara Falls.Raco N. Black, 45, of Whitney Avenue, pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of attempted second-degree robbery and was scheduled for sentencing June 18 by Judge Matthew J. Murphy III.Charges are...
(1 month and 3 days ago)
The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office say a Niagara Falls man had sexually explicit, online conversations with them when they posed as a 14-year-old girl.
(1 month and 14 days ago)
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