Has the weather changed? Do stronger storms indicate a shift in weather patterns?

(WKTV) - It has been a busy summer weather season across Central New York this year with numerous tornadoes, microbursts and even tornadoes.

ConMed sees big changes from the top

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The local family that founded a global medical supply company has stepped down from its leadership.

Gov. Cuomo signs bill allowing Utica school district to enforce mandatory kindergarten

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- If you live in the city of Utica plan on strapping a backpack on your five year old this fall. Gov. Cuomo signed a bill Wednesday giving the school district legal grounds to enforce mandatory kindergarten.

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.