NYS Education Commissioner visits upstate school district

VERONA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Common Core, high stakes testing, these are the words at the center of a lot of controversy in the state of New York.

Raising autism awareness: A local organization to hold its biggest fundraiser of the year

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - As Autism Awareness month comes to a close, Upstate Cerebral Palsy is hoping to bring to light autism awareness once more.

Moe's holds grand "pre-opening" at new Rome location

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Moe's Southwest Grill held a pre-opening event at its new location in Rome, Wednesday.

Ilion School Superintendent: Remington loss would be devastating

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - As many wonder, with some anxiety, if Remington Arms will remain in the Village of Ilion in light of New York State's strict, new gun laws, many are gauging and reflecting on the 200-year old gun maker's impact on Ilion and the entire valley, not the least of whom are the heads of local school districts.