UTICA, N.Y. (AP) — Two men have been sentenced for illegally dumping asbestos-contaminated debris on wetlands in upstate New York.
Prosecutors say both were part of a group that spoiled a 28-acre piece of land along the Mohawk River in Frankfort by filling it with construction and demolition debris from New Jersey.
As heavy rains continue to fall, flooding across central New York is getting worse.
Norwich has canceled the July 4 Music and Balloon Fest due to the excessive flooding at the Chenango County Fairgrounds. Organizers are working to schedule another date for the celebration.
The city of Utica has been producing promotional videos highlighting everything from the food to the people of the region.
Now, they've released another video that highlights the accomplishments of Mayor Rob Palmieri with reworked lyrics to the song "Girl on Fire" by Alicia Keys. The Utica version is "Mayor on Fire."
Twenty years since the last AHL team laced up in Utica, the Vancouver Canucks confirmed the rumors that it was moving its AHL team to central New York.
The new team will be called the Utica Comets, the Canucks said during a Friday afternoon press conference...
NBC Sports is reporting that a deal has been struck to move the Vancouver Canucks American Hockey League (AHL) team to Utica starting with the upcoming fall season.
NBC says that according to News 1130 Radio in Vancouver, the AHL will vote to approve the move to Utica on June 13th...