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CNY Snow Storm Upgraded To Winter Storm Warning (3/11)

Don't put the snow blower and shovel up yet, the National Weather Service has upgraded the Winter Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning.  And the upgrade comes with 8 to 14 inches of snow and below zero wind chills.  Click for the details

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Jumpin' Zach Flash, 96.1 WODZ
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Winter in Central New York, Pt. 1–Zach’s Weekly Snaps [PHOTOS]

Although I'm not that old, this is one of the coldest and snowiest winters I can remember. I don't like winter; I'm more of a summer person. However, the winter season has a certain beauty to it. I'll be the first one to say I hate the snow; however, there is something to it that makes me want to take pictures of it. I went all over Central New York and the Mohawk Valley finding interesting things to photograph. I'd like to share with you some of those photos as part of my photo series Zach's Weekly Snaps. This week's theme--Winter in Central New York, Part 1.

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Tracy Henry Of Northeast Petroleum Technologies Is A ‘Warner’s Warrior’

We’ve teamed up with Warner Sales & Service to salute hard working contractors in Central New York. This week’s ‘Warner’s Warrior’ is Tracy Henry of Northeast Petroleum Technologies.

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Winter Storm Watch Tuesday Into Thursday (3/11/14)

Spring is near right?  We made the switch to Daylight Savings Time and Bonomo's in Kirkland opened are just a couple of the things that indicates it's true.  Apparently Mother Nature isn't paying attention.  The National Weather Service has a Winter Storm Watch click for the details.

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Get A Shiner At ‘Utica On Tap’

"Utica On Tap" coming March 22nd to the Stanley Theater offers a great opportunity for beer lovers to discover new brews. One of the current breweries that seems to be the rage is Shiner Brewing Company from Texas, and they'll have a few products at the event to sample.

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Photo: Kristine Bellino
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Travel Advisory: Utica, New Hartford March 10-14, 2014

Necessary bridge repairs are forcing several road closures and detours.

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Where To Find A Fish Fry In Utica/Rome During Lent For 2014

Are you looking for a Fish Fry in Central New York for the lent season? Here's where you can get them on Friday's leading up till April 11th.

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photo: (Jaimee Fogus) Keith James / TSM
photo: (Jaimee Fogus) Keith James / TSM
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Your Wing Fling Giveaway Winner – Jaimee Fogus

This is why I make a sucky pizza delivery guy, or more accurately why Siri can go take a long walk off of a short pier! I was in Oneida at noon on the nose but my GPS (and lack of directional common sense) sent me all over the place.

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photo: Steve Laureti
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Meet Steve Laureti – 50 Musicians In 50 Days

Keyboard players are a dying breed around here, especially really good ones, but here comes Steve Laureti carrying the torch with class and definitely wields his black-and-whites with obvious and hard-earned facility.

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‘Terminator’ Reboot Script Approved by Arnold Schwarzenegger

With production on the new 'Terminator' reboot set to begin this April and original Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger set to make his return, we've been anxious to hear more details -- and while we still don't know any specifics, we know this: Schwarzenegger himself has seen the script for the film, and he definitely approves. 

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Dick Cavett Show Pays Tribute to Utica [VIDEO]

I'd always thought Dick Cavett had a popular talk show, but he sure seemed excited when Utica joined the list of affiliates.

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Luke Tubia, WIBX
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Utica Big Bang Winner Actually Blew Up Fay Street Warehouse [WATCH]

The #UticaBigBang2014 winner Christina Valenti actually blew up the Fay Street Warehouse building. There was some question as to how she would exactly participate in the demolition. She did indeed push the final charge.

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