Oneida County BOCES student found with cocaine, police say
School officials at the Oneida-Herkimer-Madison County BOCES seized cocaine from a student Wednesday, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office said.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
'Fight For Our Valley Schools' Rally Held
Students, Parents, teachers and adminstrators from the 10 Valley Schools were on hand to learn about Gap Elimination adjustment and what can be done to bring more state funding and avoid further drastic cuts.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Frankfort man injured after domestic dispute dies
According to officials, State Police in Herkimer responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Joslin Hill Road around 9:15 p.m. Feb. 23. Upon arrival, troopers were met by 55-year-old Gail White, who was suffering from severe head trauma.
Education Rally Targets 'Gap Elimination' Damage to Valley Schools
The 'Fight For Our Valley Schools' education rally featuring Dr. Rick Timbs of the Statewide Schools Finance Consortium is scheduled for Thursday night at 6:30 at Herkimer County Community College.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
'Bonanza Steakhouse' Opening at New Hartford Ponderosa
The closed Ponderosa Restaurant on Seneca Turnpike in New Hartford, which will re-open as a Bonanza Steakhouse in the spring of 2014.
Judge Ratifies Casino Claim with Oneida Indian Nation
A district judge has ratified the casino gambling and land claim settlement that the Oneida Indians reached in 2013 with the Cuomo administration and Oneida and Madison counties.
Oneida County Executive proposes merger between MVCC and HCCC
Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente put a bold proposal on the table at his State of the County speech Tuesday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Three Ilion teens accused of several Herkimer County burglaries
Seth Colangelo, 17, of Grove Street in Ilion, Anthony Gay, 17, of East Clark Street in Ilion, and Morgan Waseleski, 17, of Hoefler Avenue of Ilion, are charged with burglary in the first degree.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Two men face charges after Herkimer drug investigation
Two men face charges after a month-long drug investigation conducted by the New York State Police and the Herkimer Village Police Department.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Cash-strapped school districts gear up to slap state with a lawsuit
Many high needs school districts want their fair share of funding and they're prepared to take the state to court.
Men arrested for sexually abusing cows
Two men including one who worked as IT specialist at a Connecticut school were arrested for sexually abusing cows in New York, state police said.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
2 men charged for allegedly filming 'cow porn' in farmer's barn
New York state police said Reid A. Fontaine, 31, an information technology network specialist for the Farmington schools, attempted to have sex with a cow on a farm in Herkimer, N.Y., while another man took video of the encounter.
Revenue grows 25 percent at Annese to $84 million
Raymond Apy, president and CEO of Annese & Associates, has seen revenue grow by more than 25 percent since moving his corporate headquarters in late 2012 from Herkimer, NY to Clifton Park to be closer to state government.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Two injured in Frankfort domestic dispute
Two people were injured Sunday evening after a domestic dispute in the Town of Frankfort, New York State Police said.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Highwaymen MC Bridge Street NY Winter Blowout 2014
Once again, the Highwaymen MC of Bridge Street in Ilion, NY hosted their annual Winter Breakout Bash to a livey crowd of friends and supporters on Saturday, February 22, 2014, at the Silverado in Herkimer , New York.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Animal Sex Abuse arrest in Herkimer County
State Police in Herkimer arrested Michael H. Jones, age 35, of Cedarville Road in Ilion, NY and Reid A. Fontaine, age 31, address unknown, for Sexual Misconduct, a class "A" misdemeanor.
Flood victims of Herkimer County worried over latest winter weather
The sight of heavy rain and heavy equipment in Herkimer County was troubling for those who remember the devastating floods of last summer.
Remington not for discussion at Herkimer County state of the county
Just four days after Remington Arms announced it's adding 2,000 jobs in Alabama, the leader of the Herkimer County Legislature gave his state of the county address Friday.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
DRRO opens 14 new flood-related cases in Fort Plain
On Saturday, case workers from the Catholic Charities of Montgomery and Herkimer Counties' Disaster Response and Recovery Offices met with flood victims from Noon to 7 p.m. in the Fort Plain Reformed Church.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Herkimer county leaders, governor propose training center for Remington jobs
Herkimer County Legislature Chairman Vincent Bono and other county leaders had a conference call with Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday morning to specifically talk about Monday's Remington announcement.