Many taxpayers pleased with proposed Oriskany, Whitesboro fire department consolidation

WHITESBORO, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The fire departments in Oriskany and Whitesboro have discussed consolidating for years, but this is the closest they've come.

Werenski on trial in Rome for stabbing death of wife

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - Daniel J. Smith just wanted to relax after work late Saturday afternoon. He sat at his girlfriend's kitchen table in east Rome, cracked open a beer, lit a cigarette, then looked outside and witnessed the brutal fatal stabbing of Carrie Werenski.

Drums Along the Mohawk returns to Rome

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - The music, the pageantry, the competition all return to Rome as Drums Along the Mohawk returns, Wednesday.

Residents meet candidates for merged Ilion-Mohawk Board of Ed

HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Ilion-Mohawk Central School District held a "Meet the Candidates" forum at Herkimer County Community College Thursday night. 21 candidates are running for the merged district's new Board of Education. Residents will vote on 7 of the candidates Wednesday March 27th.