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Rome police officer pleads guilty to raping teen

(WKTV) - A Rome police officer is headed to jail after admitting in Oneida County Court on Friday that he raped his 17-year-old babysitter this summer. Jason Paul was a Rome police officer nine years. On Friday, he pleaded guilty to third-degree rape. He was a member of the force at the time of the crime. He admitted Friday that... Read more »

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Fabulous Beekman Boys' Josh Kilmer-Purcell previews Sharon Springs Harvest Festival

(WKTV) - Josh Kilmer-Purcell, of the Fabulous Beekman Boys, previews the Sharon Springs Harvest Festival. Read More »

Dolgeville man accused of stealing mounted deer head

(WKTV) - A Dolgeville man was arrested Thursday on burglary charges, Dolgeville police said. Russell D. Shaut of Wolf Street in Dolgeville is charged with burglary and petit larceny. According... Read More »

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Community show marks opening of 68th annual circus

(WKTV) - Hundreds of local children got out of the classroom Friday morning and headed down to the Utica Memorial Auditorium for the 68th Annual Ziyara Shrine Circus. Friday morning marked a... Read More »

Get your flu facts

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Health officials say now is the time to start getting vaccinated for the flu, before the season officially begins in October. Read More »

Father of officer killed in line of duty responds to 52 percent spike in deaths by gunfire

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Officer death by gunfire has gone down in recent years, but now there's a big spike- a 52 percent increase compared to last year. Read More »

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Several fire crews fight blaze in Town of Schuyler

(WKTV) - Four people are out of their home after a fire that kept crews busy for five hours early Friday in the town of Schuyler. The fire started just before 5 a.m. Friday at 176 Bowie Road.... Read More »

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