Christmas wish fulfilled for local family with surprise from soldier dad

UTICA, N.Y. (WTKV)--A Watertown family received one Christmas gift a little bit early this year.

Generous gift sparks multiple acts of kindness in North Utica

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - 'Tis the season of giving, and in the area, that sentiment has translated to a Secret Santa putting smiles on the faces of at least 15 people.

Stuff the Bus 2014 comes to an end

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - The annual toy drive, Stuff the Bus held its final fundraiser for the season at the New Hartford Shopping Center on Friday night.

Budget workshop illustrates another tough year for Utica schools

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - With the automatic spending cuts of the sequester coming on top of another tight budget, the Utica School District is looking at 99 staff positions cut next year. The cuts and the reasoning behind them were the topic of discussion before Tuesday's school board meeting with a budget workshop.