WNY News 9 is the a 24-hour cable news channel for Western New York. WNY News 9 is carried on Time Warner Cable ch. 9 throughout most of the region. It was initially seen in the city of Buffalo on ch. 14, then moved to ch. 9 on the Buffalo cable system in late 2009. It's a sister station to CNY News 7 in Syracuse, News 12 Rochester in Rochester, Capital Region News 6 in Albany & the much larger NYNC in New York City. The stations share content with each other.
WNY News 9 provides weather every 10 minutes on the 9's of every hour, as well as local news & sports throughout the day & BREAKING NEWS as events warrant. WNY News 9 was launched at 5:00 PM on June 9th, 2004.
The channel is available in almost all of western New York except for portions of Cattaraugus County served by another cable provider. It's also available on Time Warner Cable's Rochester cable system on ch. 1277. WNY News 9 became available on the HD tier of both cable systems in early of 2010