Abbey Buttacavoli

Abbey Buttacavoli

Reporter & Weekend Anchor


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

  State’s rollout of COVID vaccine criticized as ‘new hunger games’

  Cuomo blames feds for counties’ short vaccine supply

Lawmaker questions whether colleague should vote on selling Watertown’s heavy rescue truck

  Watertown lawmakers to vote on firefighters’ response to medical calls

  Lyme residents object to short-term rental law

  Schumer & Gillibrand pledge push for local government aid

  Victim of motel room fire in critical condition, officials say

  Trump, supporters to blame for DC violence, elector says

Lewis County General may have to return vaccine doses

  Criminal justice reform groups demand change to control COVID spread in prisons

  Pushing back over prison closures

  Assmeblyman Walczyk sworn in for second term

  How do you fight COVID-19 at home?

  Year in review: the notable people of 2020

  Watertown heavy rescue truck officially off the road as of Monday

  Lowville family describes their Christmas in quarantine

  Tired of separating your recyclables? Watertown mulls single-stream recycling

  Dexter woman wants to help essential workers with ‘maskne’

  State, county look into COVID-related complaints at Watertown Walmart

  Couple pulls man from burning car while traveling for their honeymoon

  COVID closes Gouverneur village offices, spreads at prison

  Tenant could bring ‘significant job creation’ to new airport business park

  Doctor says kindness can be best medicine when fighting COVID

  Ogdensburg budget passes 4-3, cuts taxes & firefighters

  Bad tourism season? Depends on who you ask

  A dose of reality & the COVID vaccine

  City, firefighters still can’t come up with contract

  Croghan residents, parents form committee to upgrade community playground

  Lowville family lights up the night to help food pantry

  Watertown firefighters union calls court decision ‘a win’