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.

Design Development Workshop held for Genesee Street Revitalization

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The city of Utica is looking to residents to help shape the future of Genesee Street. A Design Development Workshop was held Tuesday night at Hotel Utica ran by Cornell students. As part of the Rust to Green Initiative," the students are researching other options for the Genesee Street revitalization and holding meetings to get feedback from residents.