Abbey Buttacavoli

Abbey Buttacavoli

Reporter

WWNY

Abbey joined the 7News team in March 2019 as a part-time multi-media journalist and became full time after she graduated in May.

Born and raised in Albany, New York, Abbey attended SUNY Oswego and studied broadcasting and mass communications and business administration.

She loves talking to people and hearing their stories. In her free time she enjoys exercising, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

She looks forward to reporting in the North Country and experiencing all this area has to offer. 


Recent Articles by Abbey

  12-year-old surprised by drive-by party

  Hospitals get more beds, equipment to care for COVID-19 patients

  One Watertown church takes to the web and airwaves, streams Sunday service

  Handling sudden unemployment

  Parades held to celebrate children’s birthdays

  Free soups, stews offered at Watertown restaurant

  Woman cries tears of joy as family celebrates her 100th birthday outside home

  Watertown doctor: masks, gowns badly needed

  Volunteers sew face masks to help with shortage

  A fire Saturday rips through a heritage barn in the Town of Orleans

  Samaritan begins drive-through COVID-19 tests

  Don’t flush disinfecting wipes

  Schools work to make sure students don’t go hungry

  New Life Christian Church celebrates 200 years of service

  Coachlight Inn owners pick up pieces after fire

  Family opens up about battling opioid addiction

  Number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in NY rises, Cuomo pushes for containment

  YMCA unveils plans for new downtown Watertown facility

  Lewis County residents surveyed about life, economy and politics

  Comments sought on managing cormorants

  Packing a punch to Parkinson’s disease

  Tug Hill snowmobilers welcome fresh snow from Friday’s blizzard

  Local spending of state cornoavirus money ... depends

  Jefferson County hires TIERS to screen border for coronavirus

  Waterfront property owners await state money for flood protection

  Cuomo pushes to legalize pot, sets to meet with other state governments

  Pancakes for Parkinson’s Disease in Sackets Harbor

  Ski patrol seeks new members at Dry Hill

  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand pushes legislation to protect personal data

  Proposal to kill crows in Watertown ruffles feathers of animal rights group