Returning soldier surprises son at Auntie Anne's Pretzels

Ferguson protests increase motivation to spread peace in Utica

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- With turmoil erupting in Ferguson, local church leaders, community members and the Utica Police Department walked together in a march Wednesday evening to send a message of peace to the community.

Local vets lend helping hand to those affected by flood

ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - Some local veterans came out to serve their community in Ilion in order to rebuild a porch at a home destroyed by floods, Wednesday.

Two dogs shot and killed, left on train tracks

WHITESTOWN, N.Y. (WKTV) - Whitestown Police are investigating an animal cruelty case after finding two dead dogs along railroad tracks. Their owner claims someone found his missing dogs, brought them to the Whitestown CSX Railroad tracks, and shot them, leaving them to be run over by the next train.