Saranac 1 of 47 selected as a Responsible Tourism site

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Tourism is thriving in New York City, but bringing more people to visit Upstate New York can be a bit of a challenge. But the Oneida County Tourism is now working with traveling writers who are promoting a state-wide initiative, called Responsible Tourism.

Peter McAvoy night held to honor, celebrate the life of a leader both on and off the field

HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Peter McAvoy passed away earlier this year in April, just months after captaining the Herkimer Generals men's soccer team to their third straight national title, scoring the championship winning goal in the process.

Veterans' Memorial Bridge receives refurbished plaque

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Local leaders, veterans groups and NJROTC students gathered at the Veterans' Memorial bridge in Utica for a rededication ceremony on Wednesday.

Parents of fatal crash victim: Stop the hate

HOLLAND PATENT, N.Y. (WKTV) - The family of a Rome teen killed in a car crash Tuesday in Floyd is focused on honoring the 16-year-old they adopted from Thailand at age seven and who bridged the culture gap with humor and affection. But they say the inflammatory comments and blame swirling around their son's death are making that difficult.