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.

Governor Cuomo calls for a 4.4% increase in school aid

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - While Governor Andrew Cuomo's 2013-2014 Budget proposal avoids any tax increases, it calls for a 4.4 % increase in school aid. The plan is up 0.4 % from last year and in total brings an additional $889 Million to New York schools.