Busy bar night brings friends together for early holiday celebrations

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Thanksgiving Eve has become the biggest drinking night of the year across the country. For local bars and restaurants that means big business, but it's also a night to reconnect with friends.

Traveling safely on this White Thanksgiving

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - It is the busiest day for travel of the year for the United States, the night before Thanksgiving, as 41 million people are expected to utilize transportation at some point before the night's end, Wednesday.

Ilion police serve warrant on meth lab, 6 arrested

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV)--According to New York State Police, six people are facing misdemeanor and felony drug charges after a pre-dawn meth raid in Ilion on Wednesday.

Local hospitals brace for impact of sequestration

It appears nothing will stop sequestration, a self-imposed series government funding cuts as a result of government's failure to rein in spending, from kicking in on Friday. Local hospitals are bracing for impact.