The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Cuomo Announces Approval Of Major Disaster Declaration Request For Chautauqua, Cattaraugus Counties
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that his June 16 request to President Obama for a federal major disaster declaration has been approved for Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Delaware, Herkimer, Lewis, Livingston, Ontario, Otsego, Steuben and Yates Counties following severe storms and flooding in May that caused serious damage and ... (more)
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North County Public Radio
Severe thunderstorms hit eastern NY for second day
Strong thunderstorms are hitting eastern New York for a second day, with damaging winds triggering a tornado warning west of Albany and the threat of flash floods through the evening.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Major storm rolls through area causing heavy damages
Downed trees, split branches, and live powerlines littering the streets; that is what the scene looked like in West Winfield following a major storm that tore through the area, Thursday.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Herkimer Co. Sheriff stresses safety amid drowning
The Herkimer County Sheriff wants to make sure that more precautions are being taken care of so that everybody can be safe on the West Canada Creek.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Herkimer Co. Historical Society digging up a piece of the past
The Society has been raising money for years to afford hiring archaeologists to perform the dig, in order to find traces of the small fort that once stood on the grounds.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Search for man missing in Herkimer Co. tubing accident
Divers are in the water, looking for a man missing in a tubing accident in Newport, Herkimer Co, on Friday evening State Police dive teams have joined searchers, after a man went missing in West Canada Creek in Herkimer County on Friday evening.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
National Grid employees help clean up Herkimer park
On Thursday, a park that was completely underwater at one time was given some extra attention.
Heidelberg Bread may expand to Frankfort pumpkin patch site
After more than a decade of waiting, there may finally be a tenant secured for the pumpkin patch site in Frankfort.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Herkimer marks one-year anniversary of Mohawk Valley floods
It was one year ago this week that the Mohawk River and tributaries roared above their banks and into 1,100 homes and businesses across the Mohawk Valley.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
The character of the 21st: what unites a district defined by distance and difference?
Hemmed in by borders, bodies of water and vast expanses of undeveloped land, New York's 21st Congressional District is home to more than 720,000 people spread out across some 16,000 square miles.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Gloversville native named to dean's list
Alexis Capasso, the daughter of Bill and Terri Capasso of Gloversville, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester and president's list for the spring semester at Herkimer County Community College with a 4.0 grade point average.
Lawmakers pass bill protecting teachers from high-stakes test scores
Teachers say they weren't given enough time to roll out the Common Core curriculum and many grew anxious knowing if their students scored poorly on the state assessments, they themselves would face consequences.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Residents evacuate as crews tear down road on verge of collapse
A storm that happened three years ago is just now leading to the evacuation of residents on East German Street in Herkimer.
Video Q&A: CNY congressional candidates Hanna, Tenney on reducing the federal deficit
Republicans in the 22nd Congressional District have less than a week to decide who to vote for in the Republican primary election between U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna and Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Waterfront Grille Serving Up Great Food on Historic Erie Canal
The story of the Waterfront Grille in Herkimer started in 1977 at a night club called Studio 30 owned by Rocky and Barb Fiato.
Municipal election in Ilion draws a crowd
"It was really good, because I was here earlier and there was a line of 30 people ahead of me and it wasn't even moving," says voter Margaret Nemyer.
Keeler Show Notes for Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
We believe some of our weaponry is in their hands, and they're using it. - Village elections are taking place today, and Bill is having some trouble deciding whether or not to talk about it.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Mayoral race heats up as election looms in Herkimer
Voters in the Village of Herkimer will decide whether to keep their current Mayor or head in a new direction, Tuesday.
Albany Times Union
Ita s emergency aid request
It's June which apparently means the start of what is an almost annual, if not predictable flood season throughout much of upstate.