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.

National Hot Dog Day serves up big American flavor

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - It's National Hot Dog Day around the country, Thursday, and locally places such as Nicky Doodles in North Utica have a grill full of dogs ready to go.

Qualifying Races kick off racing season at Vernon Downs

VERNON, N.Y. (WKTV) - Six qualifying races kicked off Vernon Downs' 60th season Tuesday night. Casino and Hotel personnel also joined top management from American Racing and Entertainment to give a sneak peak at what's in store for the season.