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May. 4, 2016

Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root will perform at the Kallet Civic Center in Oneida.

May. 3, 2016

After months of trying, the Environmental Protection Agency is now taking over the demolition of the old Glory Days building in Herkimer.

May. 3, 2016

Utica, NY (WKTV) - F.X. Matt Brewing Co. has released its 18th year of Saranac Thursdays lineup.

May. 2, 2016

Rome leaders want to hear from residents to pinpoint what the needs are in the community. Rome was one of six cities chosen by the Department of Housing and Urban Development for a Community Needs Assessment. A series of roundtable discussions were held, attended by about 150 residents, to determine areas where Rome could improve.

May. 2, 2016

It is game over for the Sports Authority chain. The sporting goods retailer is closing all 450 of its stores, including the one at Destiny USA in Syracuse.

May. 1, 2016

Senator Schumer is asking the feds to investigate an advertising technique using mobile phone data to track people's information, when they are simply passing by billboards.

Apr. 29, 2016

Dunkin’ Donuts today announced its partnership Make-A-Wish® Central New York for the fourth year to celebrate World Wish Day, the day the organization was founded, and to help make the wishes of local children come true.

Apr. 29, 2016

It’s Arbor Day! Folks from Hamilton College and the Village Green in Clinton along with area vendors got together to do some general cleanup of the landscaping.

Apr. 29, 2016

Rome is no stranger to brewing beer, but it’s been decades since a brewery operated within the city. This fall, Copper City Brewing Company will open its doors to Central New York beer aficionados.

Apr. 29, 2016

A unit of Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has agreed to buy Carlson Hotels, which owns brands including Radisson and Country Inns and Suites.

Apr. 29, 2016

Another day, another picket for Verizon workers who walked off the job a little over two weeks ago.

Apr. 28, 2016

During April break as local students are off from school, art is coming alive at the Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute - and it's happening through music!

Apr. 28, 2016

Cases of sabotage and cord-cutting have multiplied since Verizon workers walked off the job a little more than two weeks ago.

Apr. 27, 2016

The Village of Ilion has heard something this week that it hasn't heard since in three decades.

Apr. 27, 2016

Tony's AUDelicious in Utica closed on April 26, but a sale is pending.

Apr. 27, 2016

“This Is LIVING!” at the Rome EXPO Presented by the Rome Area Chamber of Commerce

Apr. 27, 2016

American consumers plan to spoil mom once again this Mother's Day.

Apr. 27, 2016

McDonald's is testing Chicken McNuggets with no artificial preservatives as it works to revive its U.S. business.

Apr. 27, 2016

Ford is recalling nearly 202,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars in North America because the automatic transmissions can suddenly downshift to first gear.

Apr. 22, 2016

School's out for - Spring! Check out local family-friendly events, both fun and educational ones. You can also visit www.wktv.com/community/calendar for a full listing of all events.

Apr. 27, 2016

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has announced a $2.76 million settlement with six ticket brokers as part of its investigation into the concert and sports ticketing industry.

Apr. 26, 2016

Chobani is giving its employees an ownership stake in the privately held company.

Apr. 26, 2016

Remember Hi-C Ecto Cooler? It's back!

Apr. 26, 2016

The Herkimer Rotary Club changed its name to reflect greater membership opportunities. It will now be called Mohawk Valley Rotary Club.

Apr. 26, 2016

April 26 is National Kids Day AND National Pets Day, and while they're not exactly pets, the animals at the Utica Zoo are making for a fun and educational adventure for area children off from school this week.

Apr. 26, 2016

Developers of the Constitution Pipeline say they'll challenge the legality of New York's rejection of a critical permit for the 124-mile conduit from Pennsylvania's shale gas fields to eastern markets.

Apr. 26, 2016

The Justice Department has approved Charter's bid to buy Time Warner Cable and create another cable giant.

Apr. 25, 2016

Sixty-three years ago, the first research on DNA structure was published, proving the discovery of the double helix.

Apr. 25, 2016

Gambling regulators in New York state are set to get an up-close look at one of four new casinos planned for the upstate.

Apr. 22, 2016

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 1.1 million cars and midsize SUVs worldwide because their gear shifters may confuse drivers and allow them to exit their vehicles without placing them in "park."

Apr. 22, 2016

Victoria's Secret may be getting out of the swimsuit business.

Apr. 22, 2016

For the second year in a row, the Utica Comets are in the quest for the Calder Cup.

Apr. 22, 2016

April 22 is Earth Day and at the Masonic Care Community, children from Child Care Center got the chance to give back to the planet and get their hands dirty.

Apr. 22, 2016

The Northern New York Agricultural Development Program has received $600,000 in the 2016-17 New York State Budget to support on-farm research and technical assistance in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties.

Apr. 21, 2016

The Herkimer County Chamber of Commerce honored several people and business at its annual luncheon.

Apr. 21, 2016

Boscov's department store officials say they are aiming for an October opening date at the former Sears space at Sangertown Square Mall.

Apr. 21, 2016

The American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association (AHA/ ASA) will fund twelve organizations for community projects to improve the health of the Greater Utica area.

Apr. 21, 2016

While one company has shelved plans for a natural gas pipeline from New York into New England, another project following a similar route is poised to proceed.

Apr. 21, 2016

The Masonic Care Community will once again partner with the Boilermaker for the charity bib program, and they unveiled a new product purchased with the money raised. It’s called Linked Seniors.

Apr. 21, 2016

Bagg's Square Association unveiled the latest piece of history: a 76-foot-long mural that tells the story of the area.

Apr. 21, 2016

The mayors of four cities in upstate New York have joined an effort to allow Uber to expand outside of New York City.

Apr. 20, 2016

The place you get your favorites Italian pasties is moving. Café Florentine in The Orchard is moving to another location.

Apr. 20, 2016

The Herkimer ARC and Herkimer College are teaming up to provide opportunities for young adults with developmental disabilities.

Apr. 20, 2016

The Carbone Auto Group wants to help you 'Loosen up before you lace 'em up" this Boilermaker weekend.

Apr. 20, 2016

Final preparations are underway at Vernon Downs to open the 63rd season of live harness racing on Friday, April 22.

Apr. 19, 2016

CVS is expected to announce the launch of its new curbside pickup service.

Apr. 19, 2016

A gym in Kentucky caters to both people and pets.

Apr. 19, 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he believes in the labor movement, telling union construction workers he won't sign legislation in New York that's not fair to organized labor.

Apr. 18, 2016

Work on a new casino planned for Schenectady, New York is hitting a critical construction milestone.

Apr. 18, 2016

The tiny house movement is growing in popularity. According to "The Tiny Life" - the average size of a tiny house is less than 200 square feet - about a tenth of the size of an average home.

Apr. 18, 2016

Most businesses still aren't able to process secure "chip" credit cards already in the hands of customers. Is the technology worth it? Watch the video above for the full story.

Apr. 18, 2016

Comic books are an $800 million a year industry – and growing. That's in part because of comic book conventions like one coming to Kansas City next month.

Apr. 18, 2016

Job Orders for April 18 – April 22, 2016

Apr. 17, 2016

It’s a little after 11 a.m. on Sunday morning and Nail Creek Pub and Brewery is bustling with activity.

Apr. 14, 2016

Changes may be coming to New York state's alcohol laws.

Apr. 15, 2016

Local hospitality vendors and conference centers were showing their wares at SUNY Poly.

Apr. 14, 2016

A 15 person crew from MSNBC is in Fly Creek this week, broadcasting live from inside the cider mill.

Apr. 14, 2016

A Connecticut Superior Court judge has ruled that a lawsuit can go forward against the maker of the rifle used in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.

Apr. 14, 2016

A career day was held at MVCC for area ninth graders.

Apr. 13, 2016

A developing story on the proposed apartments on Whitesboro Street.

Apr. 11, 2016

The Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation, in partnership with WKTV NewsChannel 2, Lite 98.7FM-WLZW, The Observer-Dispatch, Lewis Custom Homes and Home Builders and Remodelers Association of the Mohawk Valley, announce the start of the 20th annual $100,000 Miracle Home Makeover to benefit our local Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospital at FSLH. One lucky person will win a $100,000 Miracle Home Makeover or $100,000 in cash. Tickets go on sale Monday, April 11, 2016.

Apr. 13, 2016

Attorneys general from eight states and the District of Columbia have written letters to several national retailers expressing concern about on-call scheduling, which allows companies to assign shifts to workers with only a few hours' notice.

Apr. 13, 2016

Active millennials, as well as active baby boomers, are pumping more iron more often - and pumping more dollars into the fitness industry.

Apr. 13, 2016

Moving large digital files like photos, videos, and spreadsheets to the cloud can be complicated and time consuming. But there are some so-called "cloudless" apps you can use that make it much easier.

Apr. 13, 2016

Verizon landline and cable workers, including installers, customer service employees and repair workers have been working without a contract since August. Locally, they’re officially on strike.

Apr. 13, 2016

Ride-hailing companies catering exclusively to women are cropping up and raising thorny legal questions.

Apr. 12, 2016

Military facilities in New York State, including Griffiss Business and Technology Park in Rome, will have $3 million set aside in the 2016-17 State Budget.

Apr. 13, 2016

The Fly Creek Cider Mill is getting national exposure this week.

Apr. 11, 2016

The fifth annual 90s alternative Summerland Tour will hit Utica again this year. Sugar Ray, Everclear, Lit, and Sponge are scheduled to play the historic Utica Memorial Auditorium as part of their 29-date tour on July 21.

Apr. 11, 2016

Job Orders for April 11- April 15, 2016

Apr. 8, 2016

Bruce Springsteen has canceled his concert in North Carolina, citing the state's new law blocking anti-discrimination rules covering the LGBT community.

Apr. 8, 2016

Apple farmers worry the late-season Arctic blast in the East could take a big bite from their budding crops.

Apr. 8, 2016

Developers of the del Lago Resort & Casino in the Finger Lakes say they are making progress on its construction.

Apr. 7, 2016

The husband and wife team of Mark and Anna Casadei of Awesome Monkey Productions is bringing a film crew to Rome for two projects.

Apr. 7, 2016

For 28 years the YWCA of the Mohawk Valley has recognized women who are making amazing contributions in our community while juggling jobs and families as well.