Animal advocates express outrage with Runnings mutton busting event

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV)--The Minnesota-based company Runnings opened it's first store in the state with a location in Rome, but one of the grand-opening events has drawn some backlash.

Utica Aud preps ice for Comets opener

(WKTV) - The unseasonably warm weather last week caused a bit of a challenge at the Utica Memorial Auditorium

Has the weather changed? Do stronger storms indicate a shift in weather patterns?

(WKTV) - It has been a busy summer weather season across Central New York this year with numerous tornadoes, microbursts and even tornadoes.