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.

Attorney files suit in State Supreme Court to challenge NY Safe Act

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKTV) - Tuesday marks the first official step in a Buffalo attorney's legal challenge to the NY Safe Act. Thousands have contacted attorney James Tresmond to express concern, even outrage, at New York's new, strict gun laws, but it only took two names to get the case before a State Supreme Court Justice in Buffalo.