NYS Education Commissioner visits upstate school district

VERONA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Common Core, high stakes testing, these are the words at the center of a lot of controversy in the state of New York.

Raising autism awareness: A local organization to hold its biggest fundraiser of the year

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - As Autism Awareness month comes to a close, Upstate Cerebral Palsy is hoping to bring to light autism awareness once more.

Moe's holds grand "pre-opening" at new Rome location

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Moe's Southwest Grill held a pre-opening event at its new location in Rome, Wednesday.

Police: Rochester-area police officer mistakes son for intruder, shoots and kills him in Old Forge Motel

OLD FORGE, N.Y. (WKTV) - State Police say a father accidentially shot and killed his son early Saturday morning in Old Forge. It happened shortly before 1am at Clark's Beach Motel.