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2 More Tornadoes Confirmed in Oneida County [VIDEO]

Madison County wasn't the only place a tornado touched down. The National Weather Service is now confirming two more hit in Oneida County.

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Governor Cuomo Tours Tornado Damage in Madison County

Governor Andrew Cuomo toured Smithfield, New York, where a tornado killed four people and caused significant damage.

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photo by Greg McShea
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Storms Hit Hard In Central New York [PHOTOS]

Last night's violent thunderstorms took their toll on central New York, downing limbs and causing power outages. Our thoughts and prayers go out to families who lost loved ones in the tornado that hit Madison County and those who sustained major damage. Fortunately, my neighborhood in New Hartford didn't get hit too hard.

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How To Get The Latest Information During Power Outages

Hundreds of people around Central New York remain without power after severe thunderstorms Tuesday.  This may be putting the cart after the horse, but here are some tips on getting the latest information on power outages and weather conditions.

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Justin K. Aller/Getty Images
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Utica Comets 2014-2015 Schedule

The Utica Comets are gearing up for their 2014-2015 season! Are you ready to cheer on Utica's hockey team? Here's this seasons schedule:

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Brandon Roth
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UPDATE: Tornado Kills Four in Madison County [PHOTOS]

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF2 tornado with wind speeds of 100-125 mph touched down in Smithfield, New York where four people were killed.

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Severe Thunderstorm, Possible Tornado Syracuse + Oneida County 7-8-14 [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado is moved through Onondaga County, Syracuse then along the Route 365 corridor in Oneida County through Verona, Rome, Holland Patent and Ohio in Herkimer County.

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Bill Keeler and Brian Hess of PK's Pub
Bill Keeler and Brian Hess of PK's Pub in Herkimer (Photo by Phil Creighton/WIBX)
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PK’s Pub in Herkimer and the Pork Rib-Eye on Plate Night

This week's featured restaurant on Plate Night with Bill Keeler is PK's Pub in Herkimer.  He makes two great dishes: first, off the menu, a great chicken dish called Chicken Capicola.  Then, on his 'Specials Board' he puts together an awesome Pork Rib-Eye dish over horseradish mashed potatoes and crispy bacon brussels sprouts

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Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino, WIBX / Townsquare Media
Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino, WIBX / Townsquare Media
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WIBX Exclusive: Five Utica Schools Going 9-5 Beginning in September [UPDATE]

The Utica City School District is scheduled to receive a $4,104,000 Extended Learning Time grant, along with a $10,000 planning grant, that will greatly extend the school day for five area schools.

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World’s Tallest Water Slide Is Your Summer Rush

Nothing says summer quite like a rollicking water slide. And nothing is more rollicking than this one.

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Utica Fireworks 4th of July 2014
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Video from Utica’s 4th of July Fireworks 2014

Utica's 4th of July Fireworks concluded the community Party in the Park celebration at F.T. Proctor Park in Utica. Watch some of the best moments from the fireworks extravaganza. The finale is spectacular.

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Bagg's Square West in downtown Utica
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Photo Gallery: Bagg’s Square Downtown Utica

We've heard much talk about the development of Utica's Bagg's Square area. From new and growing business to loft apartments and more.

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