2 hrs ago
Summer Jobs Program Making A Return To Oneida, Herkimer Counties
Teens in Herkimer and Oneida Counties will be able to find work this summer, thanks to the return of the Summer Jobs program.
3 hrs ago
Oneida Nation land won't be taxed: Read the full Oneida-New York settlement here
When the sweeping settlement was announced last week by New York and the Oneida Indian Nation, officials gave just the bare outlines.
Mon May 20, 2013
Cash mobs highlight Small Business Week in Mohawk Valley
Small Business Week is underway and the Mohawk Valley Chamber of Commerce is celebrating with what's called "cash mobs." A large group of people storms a store, spending $10 each and boosting sales instantly.
Charges pending after dog dies from severe starvation in Camden
Charges are pending in an animal abuse case that has left an Australian Shepherd mix dead after being starved in Camden.
Sun May 19, 2013
How Gov. Cuomo, the Oneida Indian Nation and two counties made historic deal in record time
Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Oneida Indian Nation leader Ray Halbritter, with John Becker, chairman of the Madison County Board of Supervisors, left, and Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente in Albany last week.
Sat May 18, 2013
Food Policy Advisory Council set up in Oneida County
Saturday was opening day for the outdoor version of the Oneida County Public Market, and Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente used it as a backdrop to announce what he hopes will be a huge help to the entire region.
Thu May 16, 2013
Students learn building trades at career fair
More than 300 juniors and seniors from a myriad of area schools spent Thursday morning at the Oneida County DPW Garage in Whitestown.
Oneida Nation, state agree on wide-ranging deal on gaming, taxing, land
For the first time, the Oneida Indian Nation has agreed to share its wealth with its longtime adversary, the state of New York.
Wed May 15, 2013
DEC Looking For Public Imput Regarding State Land In Oneida County
Nearly 2,200 acres of state land and forest in Oneida County are being targeted for a new Department of Environmental Conservation Unit Management Plan but they need public input first.
New, green life for home in Town of Ava
A house that otherwise would be destroyed will be seeing new life in the name of the environment and charity.
F.X. Matt and Turning Stone Resort Casino Introduce 'Upstate Lager'
The Turning Stone Resort Casino's newest restaurant is fully embracing local food and drink by offering its very own locally brewed beer.
Tue May 14, 2013
New owner of Davis Motel denied use variance, motel will not re-open
The Davis Motel in Utica will remain closed after the owner is denied a use variance.
Two men charged for burglary of Westmoreland home
Two Rome men are facing charges after authorities say they were responsible for stealing electronics and money from a home in Westmoreland.
Watertown Daily Times
Port Leyden man accused of stealing from Forestport residence
State police on Friday charged Xavier T. Polk, 27, of 7154 North Street, Port Leyden, with second-degree criminal trespass and petit larceny.
Deer to blame after tractor trailer strikes car on Route 49, then bursts into flames
A tractor trailer burst into flames overnight on Route 49 outside Rome's Griffiss exit after a car hit a guard rail, pulled over to call for help, but was then struck by the rig just after midnight.
Sun May 12, 2013
NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Rite Aid robbed; reward offered
New York State Police are on the lookout for a suspect wanted in a robbery at the Rite Aid on State Route 12 in the Oneida County village of Barneveld.
Sat May 11, 2013
NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Paralyzed after crash, teen walks into prom
A teenager who was paralyzed from the neck down after a car crash last year walked into her senior prom on Saturday night.
Fire Chief, Firefighter arrested for Arson in Oneida Co.
State Police say they were called to a fire at a seasonal home at 8177 Yeager Road in Vienna on Friday, by the Oneida County Cause and Origin Team.
Fri May 10, 2013
Accident in Town of Vernon leads to DWI arrest
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office has charged 40-year-old Lisa M. Winzalevitch, of the City of Oneida, with driving while intoxicated after they say she crashed into a guard rail in the Town of Vernon.
Thu May 09, 2013
Rome man ticketed after hitting parked cars and a pedestrian
A Rome man was ticketed today after he hit four parked cars and a pedestrian while trying to leave the Walmart parking lot, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office.