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Sep. 28, 2016

The Mohawk Valley Community College women's volleyball team held a First Responders Night to pay tribute and thank local law enforcement.

Sep. 28, 2016

At City Hall Wednesday night, the Common Counsel held a meeting to coordinate with one of the utility stake holders regarding the proposed repaving plan.

Sep. 28, 2016

Rome Mayor Jackie Izzo presented her 2017 spending plan to the Common Council Wednesday evening. This is Izzo's first budget, she took office in January 2016.

Sep. 28, 2016

Oneida County Sheriff's Investigators dropped several shocking revelations from the witness stand during a hearing Wednesday morning to determine the admissability at trial of certain statements murder suspect Kaitlyn Conley made to police when she was being questioned about the poisoning death of her boss, local chiroprachtor Dr. Mary Yoder.

Sep. 28, 2016

State Senator Joseph Griffo is hosting his biggest free drop-off recycling event yet on Saturday, October 1.

Sep. 28, 2016

Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's re-election campaign will "set aside" $350,000 it received from developers facing federal corruption charges.

Sep. 28, 2016

A joint state and federal investigation has led to 16 people being charged in a Lewis County drug raid, U.S. Attorney Richard S. Hartunian and Lewis County District Attorney Leanne Moser announced Wednesday.

Sep. 28, 2016

Two Herkimer men are facing charges for a burglary that occurred earlier in the month, according to Herkimer police.

Sep. 28, 2016

Herkimer, NY -- Re-branding day today for the Herkimer ARC.

Sep. 28, 2016

Bagg’s Square East Historic District in downtown Utica has been recommended to be added to both the state and national Register of Historic Places.

Sep. 27, 2016

Some local municipalities are among those considered to be fiscally stressed from State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s Fiscal Stress Monitoring System.

Sep. 28, 2016

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of an Oxford man.

Sep. 28, 2016

A central New York business owner has been accused of under-reporting taxable sales by more than $2 million and not paying sales tax to the state over a 50-month period.

Sep. 28, 2016

A Mohawk firefighter was the recipient of a $10,000 check for the Mohawk Fire Department when he was an audience member on “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.”

Sep. 28, 2016

Announcement for an indoor garage sale benefiting the 4PetSake food pantry.

Sep. 28, 2016

Mayor Palmieri announces the dates for the bulk green waste pick-up season.

Sep. 27, 2016

All three candidates seeking the 22nd congressional district seat, took part in a debate at Herkimer County Community College on Tuesday night.

Sep. 27, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - An elderly man was seriously injured Tuesday evening after being struck by a car while riding his bike in North Utica.

Sep. 27, 2016

Oneonta, NY -- Oneonta is getting $10 million from the government to go towards revitalization for the Market Street area of Oneonta.

Sep. 27, 2016

Cooperstown, NY -- If you drive along Route 28 in Cooperstown you might notice about a half a mile of construction being done on the roadway.

Sep. 27, 2016

An unexpected change in top leadership at the House of the Good Shepheard in Utica has landed the longtime, former CEO back in that position.

Sep. 27, 2016

The remaining two of three defendants in the Floyd bombing case were in Oneida County Court Tuesday to report on a plea offer.

Sep. 27, 2016

A Utica man is facing cocaine possession charges after being stopped for littering, according to the Utica Police Department.

Sep. 27, 2016

Businesses in North Utica were without water for a short time Tuesday after a service line was hit.

Sep. 27, 2016

Herkimer County Public Health will be holding flu clinics on Thursday, Sept. 29.

Sep. 27, 2016

Nearly 3,000 customers are without power in the New Hartford, South Utica and New York Mills areas, according to National Grid.

Sep. 27, 2016

A Utica man is facing charges for possessing forged credit cards, among several other charges, according to State Police.

Sep. 27, 2016

A Utica man has been arrested for alleged sexual contact with a male child, according to Chief Deputy Joseph Lisi of the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center.

Sep. 26, 2016

There are fewer than a thousand tickets left for the 20th Annual $100,000 Miracle Home Makeover.

Sep. 27, 2016

The candidates vying for the 22nd Congressional district seat are set to debate Tuesday night at the Herkimer College Hummel Center.

Sep. 27, 2016

Announcement for the Gavin DeGraw-Andy Grammer concert to benefit Sitrin.

Sep. 26, 2016

Clinton, NY -- We are entering a world where the digital age is becoming the norm.

Sep. 26, 2016

With just six weeks before election day a local government professor said both presidential candidates have broad challenges to tackle on the debate stage Monday night.

Sep. 26, 2016

SYRACUSE, NY - A Utica man has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges.

Sep. 26, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - There has been a lot of excitement around the Utica College campus lately. On Friday, new U.C. President Laura Casamento was inaugurated. On Saturday, a play during the U.C. Football Team win over SUNY Cortland in Utica made it on ESPN's Top Ten list for the day, and all fall long so far, some on campus say there seems to be this huge buzz over this year's team which is now 4-0.

Sep. 26, 2016

Local musician and former “The Voice” contestant Ryan Quinn will be in the WKTV studio Monday evening.

Sep. 26, 2016

Recording artist Ryan Quinn performed live during the Live at Five Newshour on Monday ahead of his Tuesday concert at the Stanley Theatre. The night will showcase Ryan singing his new songs, including the newly debuted single "Unbearable" plus more, even the songs Ryan sang on NBC's The Voice! Quinn was on Season 10 of the hit show.

Sep. 26, 2016

Rome police are investigating a “distraction burglary” that occurred in the city recently, according to the Rome Police Department.

Sep. 26, 2016

One of three defendants in the Floyd bombing case was in Oneida County Court on Monday.

Sep. 26, 2016

An unlikely catch during Utica College Pioneers’ homecoming football game against Cortland on Saturday earned the two teams a spot on SportsCenter’s Top 10 list.

Sep. 26, 2016

A secret ballot vote will instate a new chair and several other positions of the Herkimer County Democratic Committee.

Sep. 26, 2016

A report from a New York fire department says a 12-year-old boy set paper in his home this month, igniting a fire that killed his 8-year-old brother and 4-year-old sister.

Sep. 26, 2016

State Police are investigating an ATV accident that claimed the life of a Sauquoit man.

Sep. 26, 2016

Announcement for Ryan Quinn's Farewell concert at The Stanley Theatre.

Sep. 26, 2016

Announcement for the Herkimer County Humane Society's "Christmas in October" sale.

Sep. 26, 2016

One organization is using this week to help American families in need of clean diapers.

Sep. 25, 2016

ALBANY, NY - New York conservation officials say the fall hunting seasons for turkeys, pheasants and waterfowl begin Oct.

Sep. 25, 2016

ALBANY, NY - Leaf-peeping season is running a little behind schedule this year.

Sep. 25, 2016

The longest running road race in the Utica area kicked off it's 42nd edition Sunday morning.

Sep. 25, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - The Tabernacle Baptist Church at the corner of King St. and Hopper St. in Utica was built in 1866, and on this Sunday, Sept. 25th, 2016, the church ceremoniously celebrated its 150th anniversary. As we were doing the story of the big celebration, we found out the church is also going through a rebirth.

Sep. 24, 2016

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he had "no idea" about the alleged bribery and bid-rigging that prompted criminal charges against a former top adviser, a university leader and six other people.

Sep. 24, 2016

80-90,000 pounds of squash is expected to be harvested at Wagner Farms, in Rome, this weekend. All of produce picked will go to the Central New York Food Bank, in Syracuse. The organization distributes the goods to food pantries all over Central New York.

Sep. 24, 2016

Following mass at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, a candlelight procession will take place outside St. Anthony-St. Agnes Church in East Utica. "The Feast if Cosmas y Damian" is happening this weekend and upwards of 10,000 people are expected to gather over the course of the two-day event.

Sep. 24, 2016

The 37th Annual Remsen Barn Festival of the Arts is underway along Main Street. The perfect forecast for walking and outdoor shopping. Those who make their own wares look forward to this event each each, as thousands of festival-goers pour into their designated booths. About 250 vendors make up the 2016 lineup.

Sep. 24, 2016

A 21-year-old Rome man is facing felony drug charges following a raid of a basement apartment at 419 N. George Street, in Rome. Rome Police Detectives seized crack cocaine, marijuana, cash, drug packaging materials and a digital measuring scale.

Sep. 24, 2016

SUNY Polytechnic Institute has named a leader while President Dr. Alain Kaloyeros answers to Federal and State Corruption Charges. The leader, however, has not been given the title of "interim" to our knowledge.

Sep. 24, 2016

State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that happened in the Town of Warren Friday morning. Alfred L. Dygert, 40, of Jordanville, was operating a 2005 Harley-Davidson Motorcycle on Robinson Road when he exited the South shoulder and struck a ditch. Dygert was thrown from the bike. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash happened at 10:45 a.m.

Sep. 24, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has started something that is catching on across the country, not standing during the playing of the U.S. National Anthem in protest of what he calls racial injustice in America.

Sep. 24, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - National Grid is reporting that at least 11,000 Utica area customers are still without power.

Sep. 23, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - 15 members of the U.S. Army Reserve 691st Forward Surgical Unit in Utica are packing up their duffle bags and getting ready to say goodbye to loved ones for a year.

Sep. 23, 2016

The architect of local nano is now busy building a criminal defense. In addition to state and federal prosecutors, indicted SUNY POLY President, Dr. Alain Kaloyeros, is now being targeted by state lawmakers. Senator Joe Griffo and Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi are calling on SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher to oust Kaloyeros, replacing him with an interim.

Sep. 23, 2016

The City of Utica Police Department is taking extra precautions to make sure drivers slow down in school zones.

Sep. 23, 2016

Charlotte Police have arrested a suspect in the deadly shooting of a protester Wednesday night during demonstrations over an officer-involved fatal shooting Tuesday.

Sep. 23, 2016

The Ziyara Shrine Circus is back in town for its 70th year, beginning with a Friday morning performance for local students at the Utica Memorial Auditorium.

Sep. 23, 2016

Rich Monahan, commander at the Mohawk Legion, talks about the upcoming Stars and Stripes fundraiser to benefit the military rehab program.

Sep. 23, 2016

SUNY Polytechnic Institute President Dr. Alain Kaloyeros was arraigned in Albany City Court Friday morning on state corruption charges.

Sep. 23, 2016

One Rochester man has been charged and another is still being sought for a grand larceny at Cazenovia Equipment.

Sep. 23, 2016

CoreLife Eatery officially opened Thursday at 11 a.m.

Sep. 23, 2016

A Lewis County man is recovering from injuries he sustained in an accident that he's also charged with causing.

Sep. 23, 2016

The many local businesses in the Mohawk Valley were on display today at MVCC Thursday, a new location for this year's business expo.

Sep. 23, 2016

The 691st forward surgical team will deploy to Afghanistan for nine months.

Sep. 23, 2016

Announcement for the Deerfield Fire Department's fish fry.

Sep. 23, 2016

Announcement for the Maynard Fire Department Ladies' Auxiliary pancake breakfast.

Sep. 22, 2016

Herkimer head coach Ron Gatto will host his former team and his father, the defensive coordinator for the Frankfort-Schuyler Maroon Knights, in a rivalry game Friday night.

Sep. 22, 2016

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi and Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente joined with the mayors of Utica and Rome Thursday to reassure the public that a federal indictment naming SUNY POLY President Alain Kaloyeros would not affect progress at the Marcy Nano site, just off of the SUNY campus, or, at Quad C, on the SUNY POLY campus.

Sep. 22, 2016

Construction is underway on the newest Stewart's Shops location in the Mohawk Valley.

Sep. 22, 2016

The owners of the Creekside Mobile Home Park in German Flatts appeared in Herkimer County Supreme Court Thursday.

Sep. 22, 2016

The attorney general's office says SUNY Polytechnic Institute president Alain Kaloyeros is accused of restraint of trade along with 59-year-old Joseph Nicolla, president of Columbia Development.

Sep. 15, 2016

A local fifth grader suffers from a rare autoimmune disease, but his family will hold a bone marrow drive with hopes to find a match.

Sep. 22, 2016

The Village of Dolgeville has issued a boil water order for the south end of the village line near Route 167 and Brockett Road.

Sep. 22, 2016

A Utica man charged in a 20-year-old rape and assault case was arraigned in an Ohio court on Wednesday, according to WKBN in Ohio.

Sep. 22, 2016

SUNY Polytechnic Institute President Alain Kaloyeros has been suspended from the position following the announcement that he’s among eight state officials facing corruption charges.

Sep. 22, 2016

A Rome City School District employee and a New Hartford junior high principal, formerly of the Rome City School District, have been charged with computer trespass.

Sep. 22, 2016

The Town of Denmark has issued an emergency order for a mandatory conservation of water.

Sep. 22, 2016

Around 341 customers are without power around Main Street in Cooperstown.

Sep. 22, 2016

Civil rights advocates are asking a federal court to stop a jail in central New York from placing juveniles in solitary confinement.

Sep. 22, 2016

Nine officials in New York State are facing public corruption charges, according to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.

Sep. 22, 2016

Announcement for the Falling Leaves Race.

Sep. 22, 2016

The Utica mayor and the city's comptroller will not receive a pay raise anytime soon.

Sep. 22, 2016

The Utica Common Council unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday night to endorse a corporation that would acquire and resell abandoned properties at a more affordable cost.

Sep. 20, 2016

The director of "Here One Day" held a screening of the documentary sharing the her story of her mother's suicide and the rippling effects it had on her family.

Sep. 21, 2016

Runners are gearing up for the 74th E.J. Herrmann Cross-Country Invitational that will be held on Saturday, September 24 at Proctor Park.

Sep. 21, 2016

A Rome man is dead following a two vehicle accident Wednesday night.

Sep. 21, 2016

A memorial to Oneida murder victim Francis Borasky continues to grow outside the Lexington Ave. home of one of the teens accused of killing him.

Sep. 21, 2016

The popular ‘80s show “Fame” made its way to the Stanley Theater stage Wednesday, and four local students and one local teacher had walk-on rolls in the production.

Sep. 21, 2016

Two Utica women have been arrested on prostitution charges, according to the Utica Police Department.

Sep. 21, 2016

Voss’s Bar-B-Q will be back to business as usual on Thursday.

Sep. 21, 2016

A motorcycle accident around 11 a.m. Wednesday left one injured.

Sep. 21, 2016

A Whitesboro man has been charged following a month-long investigation into missing money from a local business, according to Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol.

Sep. 21, 2016

Crews are responding to a structure fire at 111 Sheridan Road in Richfield Springs.

Sep. 21, 2016

Following in the footsteps of the former president of Utica College who reset the school’s tuition, Laura Casamento said she is focusing on students’ success rather than leaving a legacy.

Sep. 21, 2016

Testimony is starting in the lawsuit filed against the New York State Police by American Indians who claim they were beaten by troopers breaking up a protest on an upstate highway nearly 20 years ago.

Sep. 20, 2016

One man has been charged in connection to a robbery that occurred last month in Utica, according to the Utica Police Department.

Sep. 21, 2016

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer plans to call for more security against 911 call center hacks.

Sep. 21, 2016

Announcement for Hope House's annual "Hope and Friendship" dinner.

Sep. 21, 2016

Announcement for a benefit fundraiser for Don Goodenough.

Sep. 20, 2016

UTICA, NY - Students on the campus of Utica's MVCC were met with a heavy police presence Tuesday evening following reports of shots fired in the vicinity.

Sep. 20, 2016

A man is being treated for a gunshot wound to his hand, after being shot near James and West Streets, according to police.

Sep. 20, 2016

New Hartford, NY -- Although it was sunny and about 80 degrees outside today you might not be thinking about winter, but Sam Rudolph an employee at Jay-K let me know that it's never to early to start thinking about winterizing your home.

Sep. 20, 2016

A 20-year-old Whitesboro resident and student at the University at Albany could be responsible for designing the new Whitesboro village seal, according to the university.

Sep. 20, 2016

The Ziyara Shrine Circus will be back in town this week featuring new acts.

Sep. 20, 2016

The design and construction phases of the new Mohawk Valley Health System hospital are being set in motion.

Sep. 20, 2016

Windy Hill Orchard in Cassville is having success this year where some other orchards are suffering.

Sep. 20, 2016

A Utica man is being picked up by Ohio police for a 20-year-old rape and assault case.

Sep. 20, 2016

The Oneida City Police Department has identified the two suspects charged in Sunday night’s homicide in Oneida.

Sep. 20, 2016

The former owner of a sandwich company in central and northern New York is being charged for defrauding investors out of millions of dollars.

Sep. 20, 2016

State Police need your help locating a person who stole horse saddles from a horse show.

Sep. 20, 2016

Announcement for the Upstate Cerebral Palsy "Buddy Walk."

Sep. 20, 2016

Announcement for the Blue and Gold Weekend event.

Sep. 19, 2016

ONEIDA, NY - Oneida City Police annoucned via Facebook Monday evening that both suspects have been apprehended and charged. In their post on social media they said more information would be released at a later time.

Sep. 19, 2016

Utica, NY -- Deciduous trees are the kind of trees that change colors and lose their leaves this time of year.

Sep. 19, 2016

A New York court has thrown out a lawsuit against New York state brought by eight small city school districts that say they are being shortchanged.

Sep. 19, 2016

Oneida, N.Y. - Oneida Police say some sort of incident happened outside the Stoddard St. home of 35 year old Francis Borasky Sunday night between he and two teenagers from the neighborhood, and they say that first incident led to a second confrontation a block and a half away where Borasky was stabbed to death.

Sep. 19, 2016

A new farm-to-table bistro has opened at Villa Verona Vineyard & Bistro.

Sep. 19, 2016

The Mohawk Valley Community College Cultural Series will present “An Evening with Dave Coulier” on Sunday, September 25.

Sep. 19, 2016

A homicide in the City of Oneida is currently under investigation.

Sep. 19, 2016

An Oneonta man has been charged following an investigation into the high number of burglaries and larcenies in the center-city area of Oneonta in recent weeks, according to the Oneonta Police Department.

Sep. 19, 2016

A New Hartford man has been charged following a larceny investigation.

Sep. 19, 2016

Two Utica men face drug and weapons charges after a search warrant was conducted at a residence, according to the Utica Police Department.

Sep. 19, 2016

Officials say police have seized 100 marijuana plants and growing equipment while responding to a report of a possible burglary of a shed in the backyard of a central New York home.

Sep. 19, 2016

Announcement for the 6th Annual "Take Steps Walk" at the Masonic Care Community.

Sep. 19, 2016

Announcement for SUNY Oneonta's annual craft show.

Sep. 18, 2016

Animal rights group, "Lainey's Army" took custody of 19 Border Collies Sunday morning.

Sep. 18, 2016

It was an afternoon of paw-stomping country music in Herkimer Sunday afternoon.

Sep. 18, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - The weather held out nicely on Sunday for those that took part in the annual Utica Kidney Walk. It's one of about 100 Kidney Walks held around the country each year to benefit the National Kidney Foundation.

Sep. 17, 2016

Funeral home employees meet with members of the community.

Sep. 17, 2016

The Kirkland Democrats registered voters and helped fill out absentee ballot applications for local voters.

Sep. 17, 2016

A U.S. Marine killed in the Pacific Ocean theater during World War II is honored one final time on Saturday.

Sep. 17, 2016

The Sitrin Stars and Stripes Run-Walk kicked off Saturday morning to honor and remember soldiers.

Sep. 17, 2016

Residents from across Central New York came together to remember a fallen hero, Kurt Wyman.

Sep. 17, 2016

A Rome man is arrested after police say he assaulted a 4-year-old boy.

Sep. 17, 2016

Matt "The Hammer" Hamill, a resident of Deerfield, returns to MMA action in his home state on October 14 at the Turning Stone Resort Casino.

Sep. 17, 2016

Deerfield, N.Y. - Walter Scott was heading home to Forestport around 2:20 A.M. Saturday morning when he went under the Mulaney Rd. overpass over Route 12 in Deerfield and says he thought a meteor came crashing down, striking his passenger-side door, "It took a really long time to process what it even could have been. I'll be funny to you, but the first thing I thought, even a meteor. It was just so bizarre to hit my car."

Mar. 10, 2016

A TRAFFIC ALERT IS IN PLACE FOR DRIVERS IN THE CITY OF UTICA. STARTING THIS MORNING AT 6:30AM THE ROUTE 12 SOUTH RAMP TO DOWNTOWN AND ORISKANY STREET WILL BE CLOSED TO DRIVERS. OFFICIALS WITH THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TELL NEWSCHANNEL 2 THIS CLOSURE IS DUE TO THE CONSTRUCTION ON THE NEW ORISKANY STREET BRIDGE. THE RAMP WILL RE-OPEN AT 3:00PM. SIGNS AND DETOURS WILL BE POSTED FOR DRIVERS.

Sep. 17, 2016

Forestport, NY -- A man from Potsdam has been arrested for vandalizing a camp in Forestport not once...but twice.

Sep. 17, 2016

UPDATE: WKTV settles agreement with DirecTV

Sep. 16, 2016

The former dean of the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University was arrested for charges linked to prostitution

Sep. 17, 2016

The man accused of stealing a woman's purses and pushing a senior citizen to the ground has been arrested.

Sep. 16, 2016

Camp Russell Auction set for Saturday morning

Sep. 16, 2016

Students in Frankfort got outside Friday and walked in honor of one of their classmates.