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.

Little Caesars serves to those in need in Utica

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Mother Marianne's Westside Soup Kitchen had a special guest, Wednesday.

Date set for vote and public hearings on Ilion-Mohawk merger

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - February 12th residents in Ilion and Mohawk will head back to the polls to vote on whether the two districts should merge as one. The tentative date has been set following that each district send in at least 100 signatures for the vote to take place, and also a petition to allow two counting locations, one in Ilion and one in Mohawk.