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Photos submitted to NEWSChannel 2 from viewers across the Mohawk Valley of flooding on Friday, June 28, 2013.
FAIRFIELD, N.Y. (WKTV) - The last thing the town of Fairfield in Herkimer County needs is more rain, but that is exactly what they got Tuesday afternoon.
MARCY, N.Y. (WKTV) - A rather wet and cold Spring caused many local shops to feel the wrath of mother nature where it hurts the most, in their wallet.
FAIRFIELD, N.Y. (WKTV) - A State of Emergency has been declared in the Town of Fairfield following the slew of storms that moved through the area beginning on Sunday.
FAIRFIELD, N.Y. (WKTV) - Crews continue to clean up after the powerful storms that swept through Herkimer County Sunday and Monday.
HERKIMER COUNTY (WKTV) - The thunderstorms that moved through the region Sunday afternoon brought heavy rains and flooding to Herkimer County.
CHADWICKS, N.Y. (WKTV) - The rain came down Thursday in buckets, flooding many areas around the Mohawk Valley, including one local business.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - DPW crews in the City of Utica were out ahead of the rain over the last 24 hours.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - A large part of a tree took down power lines in Herkimer, leaving numerous residents in the dark Wednesday night and it happens to be a pretty well-known tree in the area.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - More than 12 hours after a severe thunderstorm tore through central New York, clean-up crews were still out removing tree limbs, branches and other debris from area roadways.
With warm temperatures set to return in the days ahead, preparation is key when it comes to beating the heat.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is proposing a national application which would quickly update comprehensive storm warnings nationwide.
SAUQUOIT, N.Y. (WKTV) - Leaders of local school districts feel the pain of their counterparts in Oklahoma.
WESTMORELAND, N.Y. (WKTV) - It feels more like late October than early May at the North Star Orchards in Westmoreland, and the projected overnight temperatures Monday night will make it feel like winter.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - This year's browning vegetation and high winds have created the perfect conditions for grass fires, leading to a Burn Ban.
BAINBRIDGE, N.Y. (WKTV) - The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touchdown in Chenango County.
WEST WINFIELD, N.Y. (WKTV) - It was the experience of a lifetime for a teenager in West Winfield as 16 year old Nick Rodick chased storms out west with a legendary mentor.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Construction crews could be a welcome sight for some homeowners in Utica as repair work gets underway on the dam at Halleck's Ravine.
Even though the calendar shows Spring beginning on Wednesday, Mother Nature had another plan in store.
Tuesday marks the 20th anniversary of the infamous Blizzard of 1993, the "Storm of the Century", which paralyzed the entire east coast.
2013 HEART EXPO: Bundle up for a cold morning at 2013 Heart Run and Walk
Running in America's Greatest Heart Run and Walk is quite different from training for and running in the Boilermaker Road Race, because for Heart Run, it's generally freezing outside.
The weather made for a messy commute as people tried to drive home from work Friday evening and it was a similar, frustrating situation for travelers who were trying to get home by bus or train before the snow.
Snow began to fall throughout the Northeast on Friday in what's predicted to be a massive, possibly historic blizzard. A look at each state in the storm's path:
BOSTON (AP) - Snow was falling around the Northeast on Friday, ushering in what's predicted to be a massive, possibly historic blizzard, and sending residents scurrying to stock up on food and gas up their cars ahead of the storm poised to dump up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond.
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - Authorities say speed and snowy conditions are to blame for an accident involving a car and a school bus on Friday morning in New Hartford.