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.

Town Supervisor reluctantly signs off on Twin Bridges construction

FORESTPORT, N.Y. (WKTV) - After almost a month's delay, Forestport Town Supervisor Bill Hasenauer has signed off on plans to reopen the town's Twin Bridges. The town board hired an attorney and was threatening to file an article 78 for Hasenauer not fulfilling his job if he didn't sign.