Two fires in Utica keep firefighters busy

Utica, N.Y. (WKTV) - Two fires in the Utica area took center stage today, one at the former Charlestown USA Complex, the other at a Super 8 Motel on Genesee Street.

Historic Little Falls Church catches fire

Flames poured out of the Holy Family Parish Church in Little Falls Friday evening. The historic structure dates back to 1879.

New Hartford student to perform at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV)--A 17-year-old senior at New Hartford School is taking a road trip to New York City. The musician has been selected to perform in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade next week.

Local first responders agree with Governor's emergency preparedness plans

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - Governor Andrew Cuomo outlined a bold agenda for 2013 including more emergency preparedness in the state in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. One of his plans is to create a Citizen Education Campaign focused on preparing all New Yorkers as "in-house first responders."