Has the weather changed? Do stronger storms indicate a shift in weather patterns?

(WKTV) - It has been a busy summer weather season across Central New York this year with numerous tornadoes, microbursts and even tornadoes.

ConMed sees big changes from the top

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The local family that founded a global medical supply company has stepped down from its leadership.

Gov. Cuomo signs bill allowing Utica school district to enforce mandatory kindergarten

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- If you live in the city of Utica plan on strapping a backpack on your five year old this fall. Gov. Cuomo signed a bill Wednesday giving the school district legal grounds to enforce mandatory kindergarten.

Pacherille : "I shot Mr. Lippitt because he was African American"

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (WKTV) - A local story that has made news nationwide, may be doing so once again. That's because on Friday afternoon, a Cooperstown teen admitted in court the reason he chased down a fellow classmate and shot him was because that teen is black.