Saranac 1 of 47 selected as a Responsible Tourism site

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Tourism is thriving in New York City, but bringing more people to visit Upstate New York can be a bit of a challenge. But the Oneida County Tourism is now working with traveling writers who are promoting a state-wide initiative, called Responsible Tourism.

Peter McAvoy night held to honor, celebrate the life of a leader both on and off the field

HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Peter McAvoy passed away earlier this year in April, just months after captaining the Herkimer Generals men's soccer team to their third straight national title, scoring the championship winning goal in the process.

Veterans' Memorial Bridge receives refurbished plaque

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Local leaders, veterans groups and NJROTC students gathered at the Veterans' Memorial bridge in Utica for a rededication ceremony on Wednesday.

Health experts stress primary care doctor is best for minor ailments

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Those television and radio advertisements meant to steer patients with minor ailments from the emergency room are working. But- it's also created another concern. Urgent Care locations in Upstate New York have seen a 50% increase in visits for thing like sore throats and earaches.