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.

New study shows bad behavior linked to kids watching too much TV

(WKTV) - A new study in the Journal Pediatrics finds that children who watch too much TV are more aggressive and show anti-social behavior. A local therapist says the study validates what many clinicians, educators and parents have known all along, that kids who spend more time watching TV are spending less time forming the healthy relationships they need and often emulate what they're watching instead.