Many taxpayers pleased with proposed Oriskany, Whitesboro fire department consolidation

WHITESBORO, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The fire departments in Oriskany and Whitesboro have discussed consolidating for years, but this is the closest they've come.

Werenski on trial in Rome for stabbing death of wife

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - Daniel J. Smith just wanted to relax after work late Saturday afternoon. He sat at his girlfriend's kitchen table in east Rome, cracked open a beer, lit a cigarette, then looked outside and witnessed the brutal fatal stabbing of Carrie Werenski.

Drums Along the Mohawk returns to Rome

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - The music, the pageantry, the competition all return to Rome as Drums Along the Mohawk returns, 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.