Thursday, October 23, 2014

Top Stories

Comets beat Flames 3-0 in thrilling home opener
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets returned to the Utica Memorial Auditorium for the first home game of the 2014-15 season and blanked the Adirondack Flames with a final score of 3-0.

Comets fans thrilled for season home opener
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--Many Utica Comets fans said they were psyched to see Audie, the Sitrin Comettes and the athletes for the first home opener of the second hockey season on Wednesday night.

Utica residents could see slight spike in water bills
(WKTV)--Mohawk Valley Water Authority customers might see a 2.8 percent increase on their bills come on Jan. 1, 2015.

Police: Soldier, gunman dead in Ottawa shootings
OTTAWA, Ontario - A Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country's capital was shot to death Wednesday, and gunfire then erupted inside Parliament, authorities said. One gunman was killed, and police said they were searching for as many as two others.

Students, bank to debut in-school banking facility at VVS
High school students at Vernon Verona Sherrill High School will be able to bank inside their school starting Monday, October 27th.

Dwarf Line motel at Sylvan Beach coming down
Police Benevolent Association supports judical incumbent
Authorities say major heroin trafficker arrested in Oneonta
Experts urge people to continue using credit cards
Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent
WASHINGTON - The government says millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year.