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NY casino contenders face application fee deadline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Groups seeking a license to build one of up to four casinos in upstate New York are facing a deadline to pay a $1 million application fee. Read more »

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Board of Education passes $107M budget in city of Rome

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Several kids gathered in the hallway of Strough Middle School in Rome Tuesday night, looking at a list of dozens of teachers' names that have been cut to close a multi-million dollar gap in the budget. Read More »

City of Rome building one of the largest solar energy systems in the state

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The sun gives warmth, Vitamin D, even a good tan- and now it's helping the city of Rome save money. Read More »

DuRoss, Esche honored with Business Person of the Year Award

(WKTV) - The Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce had its annual luncheon Tuesday to honor two people for their work in reviving a community. And those two people are Frank DuRoss... Read More »

Passion for the game drives Cooperstown Bat Company

(WKTV) - To make the perfect baseball bat for the major leagues, it not only takes the perfect tree, but also a passion for the game. Read More »

Utica man sentenced on federal drug charges

(WKTV) - A Utica man was sentenced to 63 months in federal prison after a conviction on drug charges, U.S. Attorney Richard S. Hartunian said Wednesday. Dean Steppello, 43, of Utica, was convicted... Read More »

Many Manheim residents upset by proposed natural gas filling site

(WKTV) - People living in the Herkimer County town of Manheim are not happy with proposed plans to build a compressed natural gas filling site. A public hearing on Tuesday afternoon drew so many... Read More »

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