Schumer calls on CSX to fix crumbling Rome trestles

Astorino campaigns at Herkimer County Republican Dinner

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV)--During the final stretch of campaigning, New York Gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino was welcomed in Ilion on Thursday night for the Herkimer County Republican Committee Annual Fall Dinner.

WWII veterans reunited for short time at Boonville nursing home

BOONVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - A flag was flown over Washington, D.C. earlier this year in honor of Betty Cushman Jones Esch and in memory of Michael James Conley. On Thursday, Betty was presented with her flag by Congressman Richard Hanna, (R) - 22nd Congressional District.

Small businesses not too keen on proposed minimum wage hike

Governor Cuomo wants to give all minimum wage earners a $60 a week, nearly $250 a month, raise. The head of the Mohawk Valley Chamber of Commerce, which actually has a small-business council, has another word for the hike. It's a dirty word, in the world of business.