Town of New Hartford bans smoking at playgrounds

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y (WKTV) - The town of New Hartford has begun a ban on smoking at their playground facilities in three of their four town parks, Thursday.

Man killed in Wednesday shooting tentatively identified

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The man killed on Oneida Street on Wednesday has been tentatively identified by the Onondaga County Medical Examiner's Office, Utica police said.

City of Rome encouraging teams to participate in clean up

Gun owners rally in NY state capital

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of angry firearm owners gathered at the state Capitol in Albany as part of a series of nationwide rallies protesting new gun control proposals.