Final wishes denied for Frankfort family planning funeral

FRANKFORT, N.Y. (WKTV)--Dealing with the death of a family member is difficult to go through, but for the McShane family they say being disrespected at a time when they looked for comfort is indescribable.

Man raising awareness with 600 mile journey

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--A man making a 600 mile trek from Buffalo to Long Island.

Holland Patent Middle School principal has multiple drinking and driving convictions

HOLLAND PATENT, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Police say Charles Pratt was driving down River Road Saturday night with his headlights off and a can of beer in his console. Now, the Holland Patent Middle School principal is charged with a felony.

Palmieri addresses memo sent to council

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri says he doesn't expect this year's budget cuts to be nearly as bad as last year's when the city laid off 50 employees, and he is already preparing to keep cuts to a minimum.