Returning soldier surprises son at Auntie Anne's Pretzels

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.

Proceeds from local redemption center not staying local

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Syracuse Rescue Mission has recently embarked on a new business venture purchasing a chain of redemption centers to help raise funds. The idea is causing some local controversy, as one of the centers is located in Rome.