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  1. Firefighters battle structure fire in Town of OhioRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | WKTV

    Firefighters from at least three departments are on the scene of a structure fire in the Town of Ohio in Herkimer County. At this point officials can't confirm what type of structure, but there were reports that it could be a barn fire.

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  2. Skaneateles superintendent: Why we cancelled classes 4 days in advance of cold weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... day. Slentz said he did that while serving as superintendent in the West Canada Valley school district in Herkimer County. "We always err on the side of caution,'' he said. "Sometimes I will be wrong. In this case, our confidence is increased that ...

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  3. Man killed in snowmobile crash on central New York trailRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    State police say a 44-year-old man has been killed in a snowmobile accident on a central New York trail. Troopers say Raymond Barretta of New Hartford was riding last Tuesday night on a trail in the southern Herkimer County town of Litchfield, near Utica.

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  4. Man killed in snowmobile crash on central New York trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | 13WHAM

    State police say a 44-year-old man has been killed in a snowmobile accident on a central New York trail. Troopers say Raymond Barretta of New Hartford was riding last Tuesday night on a trail in the southern Herkimer County town of Litchfield, near Utica.

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  5. Herkimer County Legislature Chairman discusses the state of the countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WKTV

    Herkimer County had its second state of the county address at 8:30 a.m. today at Herkimer College in the Hummel Corporate Center.

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  6. Hunting safer than ever, but North Country a hotspot for injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    ... right here in our region. In all, 9 North Country hunters were injured in accidents last year. One hunter in Herkimer County shot himself in the foot while texting on his cell phone. In Warren County, a hunter was shot in the face with pellets ...

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  7. BOCES Advertising Design student places 2nd in Trash Can Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WKTV

    OHM BOCES Advertising Design II student, Hayden Smith, is being recognized for his efforts to highlight the importance of recycling in our schools, communities and region. Smith, who also is a senior at Whitesboro High School, placed second in the Grade 10-12 Category of the 4th Annual Trash Can Film Festival.

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  8. Genesis Group hosted forum on 2015 community plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WKTV

    ... Speakers included Senators Joe Griffo and James Seward; Assembly Members Anthony Brindisi and Claudi Tenney; Herkimer County Legislative Chair, Vincent Bono;, Oneida County Executive, Anthony Picente; and the mayors of Rome and Utica.

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  9. Genesis Group Holds Regional Forum [AUDIO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... a Mayor Robert Palmieri, Senator James Seward, Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush and Herkimer County Legislative Chairman Vincent Bono all took part in today's forum.

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  10. Local landlord is fed-up with absentee landlord problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WKTV

    ... can take over a property, it has to go through the county. Peters says he has reached out to the Mayors of Herkimer County to see what they can do to tackle this problem that exists in every community. "They're all fighting the same battle. We're ...

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  11. Confusion Over Mount Markham 'Shelter In Place', But Operating As NormalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... in Place' essentially means they are monitoring anyone who comes into the building. The request came from Herkimer County 9-1-1, he said, but could not provide information on what prompted in the request. However, there is some confusion over why ...

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  12. Man Jumps Through Window During Meth Lab Investigation in Little FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... traffic for approximately five hours. In addition to state police, Little Falls Police were assisted by the Herkimer County District Attorney's office and the Little Falls Fire Department in the investigation and scene cleanup.

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  13. George Spohr: Opinions differ on how to diversify our news coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... tell what John's or Denise's ethnic background was?) Getting diverse sources into a story when you cover Herkimer County (which is 97.83 percent white, according to the 2010 Census) was easier said than done, and I often found myself calling the ...

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  14. State Police: Herkimer Co. firefighter hits another firefighter with truck while responding to callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    A Herkimer County volunteer fireman was ticketed after police say he hit another firefighter with his truck while responding to a fire. Troopers say 25-year-old Jared R. Thayer, of Little Falls, was responding to a fire on Jerusalem Hill Road in the Town of Litchfield with his blue lights activated.

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  15. Volunteer Firefighter Struck by Car in Herkimer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Thayer told State Police there was heavy smoke and low visibility and he couldn't avoid striking 61-year old Raymond Jones.

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  16. Firefighter responding to call strikes another firefighter walking toward house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    A firefighter responding to a house fire in Herkimer County struck a fellow firefighter with his vehicle Tuesday afternoon, police said. Firefighter Jared R. Thayer, 25, of Little Falls, was driving his 2004 Ford pickup truck toward a house fire on Jerusalem Hill Road in Litchfield when he struck the other firefighter, state troopers said in a news release.

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  17. Locals Gather To Attempt To Stop Camp Russell Sale [AUDIO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Herkimer County Legislator John Stevens wants the nearly 100 year old Boy Scout Camp Russell to remain open, despite a plan by the Revolutionary Trails Council to sell the property. About 100 people gathered at Herkimer College on Tuesday to hear Steven's call to action to get the RTC to halt the sale of the camp or, at the very least re-visit the issue with input from parents, staff, Eagle Scouts and current and past scout members.

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  18. Big turnout for the annual United Way Tailgate PartyRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | WKTV

    ... the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Region. "2014 was a pretty terrible year for us here in Herkimer County and the Mohawk Valley with all the flooding. The agencies that United Way supports, the Red Cross, the Salvation Army, and many ...

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  19. All Residents in the Village of Middleville in Herkimer County are Now under a Boil Water AdvisoryRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | WKTV

    ACCORDING TO MIDDLEVILLE STREETS SUPERINTENDENT DAVE MUELLER, THERE IS A WATER MAIN BREAK ON N. MAIN ST.. RESIDENTS WHO LIVE ALONG N. MAIN ST.

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  20. Herkimer College appoints new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WKTV

    The State University of New York Board of Trustees approved a resolution, at its meeting today, to appoint Dr. Cathleen C. McColgin of Syracuse, NY, as the fourth president of Herkimer County Community College. McColgin has served as provost and senior vice president of Onondaga Community College since 2008.

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