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Utica Police Setting Up Sobriety Checkpoints Weekend of August 21, 2014

Beginning on Thursday August 21, 2014, Utica Police will join with state and county officers on a Stop DWI Crackdown.

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Family of Fallen Construction Worker from Holland Patent Featured in Statewide PSA Video

The family of a New York State Department of Transportation worker who was killed while flagging traffic on Route 28 in Forrestport is being featured in a new Statewide Public Service Announcement.

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Don Pardo, Longtime ‘SNL’ Announcer, Passes Away at 96

Don Pardo, the man who introduced the 'SNL' lineup every week since 1975, has sadly passed away at the age of 96. Pardo also lent his voice to radio, sports, game shows, and commercials over the course of his incredibly long-running career, but we'll always remember him best for that wonderful phrase: "It's 'Saturday Night Live!'"

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Photo Credit: Bill Keeler
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Remington Arms Announces Layoffs

Remington Arms in Ilion has announced a round of layoffs.

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FedEx Delivery Fails Will Make Consider Picking Up Your Packages

Special delivery? Not quite.

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Fair Food – Is It Safe To Eat?

It’s that time of year...festivals, county fairs, and barbecues all have one thing in common, food. Folks line up at vendor’s windows for good eats, but you have to make sure that the food is safe. Here are some things to look for when you are out looking for some great grub:

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Breaking: Abducted Amish Girls Back Home

The two Amish girls abducted on Wednesday night have been safely returned home, according to WWNYTV.com - citing information from a law enforcement official.

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RFA Class Of 1976 Graduate Rob Manfred Could Be Voted Next Commissioner Of Baseball

Former Roman and RFA class of 1976 graduate, Rob Manfred could be voted in as the next commissioner of baseball at today's owners meetings.

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Mosquitos? There’s An App For That

If you’ve been thinking the mosquito situation has been bad this summer, you’re not imagining things.

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Funeral For Kevin Ward Today

Kevin Ward Jr.of Port Leyden was laid to rest today.

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The Late, Great Robin Williams: A Video Tribute

The best way to remember Robin Williams, one of the best actors of his generation and one of the best comedic minds of all-time, is through his work. To pay tribute, we put together this video tribute to the man and his movies.

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Sweet Father-Daughter Ice Bucket Challenge Will Warm Your Heart

The Ice Bucket Challenge is all the rage on Facebook these days and one video in particular has struck a chord.

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