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Woods returns to jail after not guilty verdict

UTICA - An Oneida County jury didn't convict Ricky Woods Monday, but that doesn't mean his troubles are over. Woods, 20, faced charges relating to the death of Jamal Mathis, 26, who was found dead from multiple gunshot wounds Dec. 19, 2015, in a yard on the 1100 block of Leeds Street in Utica. The j

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-20 21:16:50

State DOT makes road salt more environmentally friendly

ALDER CREEK, N.Y. - Before Monday morning's snowfall, roadways in the greater Utica region received the season's first dose of road salt. "We use what's called a salt brine anywhere from 48 to 24 hours in advance," James Piccola, the public information officer with the State Department of Transpo

WKTV - 2017-11-21 02:08:00

Man wanted in Ohio facing local charges following police chase in Whitesboro, NY Mills

WHITESBORO - A man who is wanted in the state of Ohio is facing local charges after he led police on a chase through Whitesboro and New York Mills, according to New York State Police. Around 12 p.m. November 13, troopers were patrolling the village of Whitesboro when they saw a man driving while

WKTV - 2017-11-21 00:32:00

Ricky Woods murder trial ends in hung jury

UTICA - A mistrial has been declared in the Ricky Woods Jr. second-degree murder trial. Twenty-year-old Woods of Yorkville was charged with second-degree murder and three counts of criminal possession of a weapon in connection to the 2015 shooting death of Jamal Mathis. On December 19, 2015, poli

WKTV - 2017-11-20 23:49:00

Griffo, Brindisi announce $250,000 to stabilize Chenango Road Bridge

NEW HARTFORD - In response to damage to the Chenango Road Bridge over the Sauquoit Creek, State Sen. Joseph Griffo and Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi announced $250,000 in state funding to help with repairs. The funding, which was announced this morning during a news conference at the bridge, will be

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-20 16:23:24

DEC: Contaminants detected at former Chenango Canal site in Utica

UTICA - Cleanup of contaminants at the former site of the Chenango Canal in Utica is scheduled to begin in early to mid-December, according to the Department of Environmental Conservation. The project site is next to the North-South Arterial north of the Sunset Avenue neighborhood, just south of the

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-20 21:13:33

Think of it as an investment

(The following is an imagined dialogue between Gov. Cuomo and a representative of the Adirondack Scenic Railroad.) - Hello, I'm Governor Andrew Cuomo. What can I do for you today? - My name is Larry Locomotive, and I represent the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. I'm requesting $15 million in taxpayer


Getting more people to vote

UTICA- On Monday night the Utica Public Library invited residents for a viewing of the movie "Iron Jawed Angels", which focuses on how hard women fought for women now, to have the right to vote. The League of Women Voters of the Utica-Rome area planned the event. They said their mission was to tr

WKTV - 2017-11-21 08:03:00

Fountain City Christmas Parade canceled over safety concerns

In a letter to participants, parade chairman Bill Gentry wrote that Knoxville police reached out to him on Nov. 7 and informed him they were concerned about the parade route. (Source; Optimist Club of Knoxville) KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - The annual Fountain City Optimist Christmas Parade slated fo

WATE - 2017-11-20 22:35:32

After nearly 50 years, Fountain City Christmas parade canceled due to 'safety concerns'

This year's Fountain City Christmas Parade, an annual event hosted by the downtown Optimist Club, has been cancelled. In a letter dated Nov. 16, Parade Chairman Bill Gentry said the Knoxville Police Department broached safety concerns about the route, which remained the same for 48 years. "Having th

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2017-11-20 21:54:24

'Safety concerns' cause Fountain City Christmas Parade cancellation

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Fountain City Christmas Parade has been canceled due to safety concerns, according to the parade chairman. A letter sent out Thursday said the Knoxville Police Department expressed safety concerns over the parade's route, which was planned to travel along the northbou

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2017-11-21 01:26:00

Couple gets engaged on the field at Neyland Stadium call it "Big Orange ending"

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Before the Vols kickoff, the wind, and the rain - one couple found their "happy ending" in the middle of Neyland Stadium. A proposal, now, an engagement. Eric Pennesi and Jordan Wissel are both alumni of the University of Tennessee. They met as students in Knoxville, Wissel a Juni

WATE - 2017-11-20 06:00:58

Black Friday shopping: Stores catch holiday spirit - for family or profit

Subscribed, but don't have a login? As some retailers pull back from Thanksgiving openings, outdoor gear store REI is going them one better. Instead of opening on the holiday to get a jump on Black Friday shopping, REI will keep all its 154 stores closed not just Thanksgiving but Black Friday as wel

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2017-11-20 13:00:05

LaFetta's adds soul food to Knoxville's restaurant menu

A colleague of The Grub Spouse recently told us about one of his favorite new restaurants, LaFetta's, a soul-food eatery that made its debut on Cherry Street about six weeks ago. Considering the colleague's endorsement and the fact that soul-food places are few and far between in Knoxville, I though

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2017-11-20 17:00:02

Three killed in two crashes this weekend

Three people were killed in two crashes in the area this weekend. One of the crashes involved a bicyclist and pickup truck in Roane County north of Oak Ridge, and the other involved a car that hit a tree and caught on fire in Solway. The first crash was reported at about 6:48 p.m. Friday at the inte

OAKRIDGETODAY.COM - 2017-11-21 04:57:56

Mayor Burchett announces partnership with local Vietnam Veterans of America chapter

Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett recently launched his final Wreaths Across America team as mayor. The effort raises funds to place as many live wreaths as possible on graves at the three veterans cemeteries located in Knox County. So what happens after the mayor leaves office? Mayor Burchett is proud

KNOXFOCUS.COM - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Woman found dead at Concord hotel after mysterious 911 call

Police were investigating a homicide that occurred Sunday night at a Best Western hotel in Concord when officers received a tip that a woman had been assaulted, officials said. A woman was found dead Sunday night inside a hotel room in Concord after police received a 911 call that she may have bee

SFGATE - 2017-11-20 15:47:00

Police Investigate Suspicious Death at Hotel in Concord

Officers on Monday are investigating a suspicious death that occurred inside a room at a hotel in Concord, according to the police department. The person was found at the Best Western Heritage Inn located at 4600 Clayton Rd. in the East Bay city, police said. Officers on Monday are investigating a s

NBC BAY AREA - 2017-11-20 13:35:14

Police investigate suspicious death at Best Western hotel in Concord

CONCORD - Police were investigating a suspicious death early Monday after a person was found dead inside a hotel room. No other information, including the age and gender of the victim, was available immediately. More information was expected to be released later Monday. CONCORD - Police were investi

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-20 14:30:15

Concord Police Investigate Suspicious Death At Best Western Hotel

CONCORD, CA - An investigation is underway into a death this weekend at a Concord hotel, according to police. Officers were initially dispatched at 10:42 p.m. Sunday to the death, which occurred inside a room at the Best Western Heritage Inn at 4600 Clayton Road, Concord police Lt. Nick Gartner said

PATCH - 2017-11-20 17:23:55