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Death of the Town of Webb School District's Athletic Director is confirmed

TOWN OF WEBB, NY - The Town of Webb Police Chief has identified the person who died today at the summit of Bald Mountain.

Clifford Fuel Company presents check to MDA for over $28,000 to help families fight muscle disease

Clifford Fuel and Nice n Easy of Culver Avenue in Utica presented a check to MDA Shamrocks for $28,421.

Man who doesn't like doctors wraps wounded hand in duct tape

Authorities are investigating an apparent accidental shooting that left an upstate New York man with a hand wound that he wrapped in duct tape because he has an aversion to doctors.

Rome business owner issues donation challenge to purchase security cameras for the city

A Rome business owner is issuing a challenge to fellow business owners. It's all an effort to increase safety in the city.

UPDATE: 1 woman killed, 1 hurt in car crash on rural Richfield road

State police say a woman is dead and another is recovering from injuries suffered when their car crashed off a rural upstate New York road and landed in a stream.

Vacant house destroyed by stubborn structure fire in Sauquoit, State Police investigating cause

New York State Police are investigating the cause of a stubborn structure fire in Sauquoit.

Section of Miller Street closed to traffic after serious car accident

The 1600 block of Miller Street in Utica is closed to traffic Friday morning as National Grid crews continue to repair a utility pole, following a serious accident Thursday night.

Firefighters from 4 departments respond to barn fire in Camden

A barn fire in Camden sent multiple fire departments to the scene, Thursday night.

Swimming for Smiles: Colgate Raiders' begin 48-hour swim-a-thon for great cause

At around 3 p.m., the first of the Raiders' swimmers hit the pool to begin the 48-hour swimming marathon that will go towards benefiting "Kids Action for Kids," a non-profit organization dedicated to help provide surgeries for children in Thailand born with cleft lips and cleft palates.

A look at local opt out extremes

While school districts across New York State continue to tally the number of students who opted out of state testing this year, some milestones are surfacing locally, in central New York.

Veterans housing is ready to warm hearts thanks to Home Depot

A home for veterans housing is shining like a new penny tonight thanks to help from the Home Depot.

Department of Public Works starts spring highway cleanup

You may have noticed the piles of trash that have piled up alongside many roadways.

Arterial project is coming together, could be finished ahead of schedule

When you drive over the highway now, you get a better sense of what the new and improved arterial will look like.

Local Stewart's Shops construction and legal battles continue

The legal battle over building a Stewart's Shops in East Utica continues while construction of a New Hartford one moves forward

Local Army Staff Sergeant nominated for prestigious position at West Point

Gregory Elderkin, a Staff Sergeant at Fort Campbell, has recently been nominated for a position at West Point. He is set to attend this coming October.

American Heart Association celebrates Go Red Corporate Challenge participants

Participants in the Go Red Corporate Challenge celebrated their successes on April 15. For the first time, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association hosted a Go Red Corporate Challenge Awards Ceremony at Utica College to recognize the efforts of teams and participants.

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month in Oneida County

County Executive Picente along with Oneida County Department of Social Services and community partners announced Child Abuse Awareness Month for the Month of April.

Darnell Howard, on trial for Bucky's shooting death, rejects plea offer

Darnell Howard was in court today for the shooting death of Rose G. Ortiz in October.

Paul Bumbolo in court today for first time since found fit to stand trial

Paul Bumbolo is back in court today for the first time since he was found fit to stand trial.

UPDATE: Names of victims released in Richfield fatal accident

Shortly before 8 a.m. on Route 20 West in Richfield Springs, a car accident occurred.

Celebrity bartender event aims to raise funds for ACR Health

ACR Health hosted the 4th annual celebrity bartender happy hour, at Hotel Utica on Wednesday night.