Local student presents research on lead hot spots

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--A local student has worked for roughly two years researching lead poisoning in the Oneida County region, on Thursday night she presented some of her findings during a community discussion at the Mohawk Valley Freedom School, in Utica.

'Happy Birthday Jesus' sign gains support from area businesses and firehouses

UTICA, N.Y. (WTKV)--It's a story that began at a Utica firehouse, went national, and has now gone local. A sign outside the Shepherd Place firehouse in South Utica reads, "Happy birthday, Jesus. We love you."

Louis Brindisi to sign copies of best-selling book

CDC: 11% of Americans daily diet from fast food

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that U.S. adults consumed an average of 11.3 % of fast food in 2007-2010. NEWSChannel2 asked around to see how much some people in Utica ate and found that many say they consume even more.