Returning soldier surprises son at Auntie Anne's Pretzels

Ferguson protests increase motivation to spread peace in Utica

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- With turmoil erupting in Ferguson, local church leaders, community members and the Utica Police Department walked together in a march Wednesday evening to send a message of peace to the community.

Local vets lend helping hand to those affected by flood

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - Some local veterans came out to serve their community in Ilion in order to rebuild a porch at a home destroyed by floods, Wednesday.

30,000 free books headed to area children

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - 30,000 books are coming to Rome and Western Oneida County, beginning with Francis Bellamy Elementary School in Rome.