Comets fan fest and award ceremony brings a sold out crowd to the Utica Aud

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets played for a sold out crowd Friday night, at the Utica Memorial Auditorium against the Toronto Marlies. The game marks the Comet's second to last game of the season. Those who attended experienced Fan Appreciation night and watched some of the Comets receive achievement awards.

Sen. Schumer visits Saranac Brewery to discuss new FDA grain proposal

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer was at the Saranac Brewery, Friday, in order to call on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to reverse their course, and allow brewers and farmers to continue exchanging brewing byproduct.

Jazz camp aims to promote music as a form of freedom

LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Mohawk Valley Center For the Arts is bringing back its "Jazz in the Valley" summer camp back for the second summer in a row, this summer.

HEAP Applications now being accepted

ONEIDA COUNTY - The Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency (MVCAA) will be accepting applications for the 2012-2013 Home Energy Assistance Program, known as HEAP, at its Rome & Utica locations through December at five locations in western and northern Oneida County. Regular application dates for the program start November 19, 2012 through March 15, 2013. Emergency applications start January 2 and end March 15, 2013.