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Police: Man accused of stealing Cicero Fire Department vehicle

CICERO, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - CICERO, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The Cicero Police Department is trying to identify a man accused of stealing a fire department vehicle Friday evening. Officers say the Brown 2017 Jeep Cherokee was taken around 6:40 p.m. on April 19, while firefighters at Station #2 on Route 31 were


Man charged with manslaughter after deadly Oswego County crash in March

WILLIAMSTOWN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) -- An Arkansas man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter following an investigation into a deadly crash in Oswego County that killed a 19 year-old girl from Pulaski in March.


Falls Woman Charged with Possession of Controlled Substance

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on April 17th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Jessica E. Parish, age 33, of Fall Street, Seneca Falls. The arrest stems from an investigation where it is alleged that Parish was in possession of drug paraphernalia and an unprescribed prescript


Syracuse man in connection to Oswego County stabbing

AMBOY N.Y. — State police have arrested a Syracuse man they say stabbed another man at a cabin in Amboy. Investigators say Shakim E. Graham, 30, stabbed Eric C. Staring, 31, during a fight Wednesday night around 10:30 p.m.


Search for man who stole car from Cicero FD

Cicero Fire Department has posted pictures of a man going into their Station 2--near Cicero North Syracuse High School, while they were out on a fire call Friday evening. The man, believed in his 30s, is seen going through lockers, taking a set of keys, and then a firefighter's vehicle.


What Spectrum's deal with New York State means for consumers

Charter Communications will begin offering high-speed internet to more rural customers following a preliminary deal announced Friday between the company and New York State regulators. The deal, if granted final approval by the state Public Service Commission, would settle allegations that Charter —


Oswego County Health Dept. announces rabies clinics, confirm rabid raccoons

(WSYR-TV) -- The Oswego County Health Department confims that two raccoons recently tested positive for rabies -- one in Hannibal and the other in Williamstown. The County Health Dept. would like to remind everyone of the county-wide risk of rabies for both people, and their pets.


Suspects rob two SUNY ESF students in Syracuse’s Oakwood Cemetery, police say

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Two college students were robbed Friday evening in Syracuse’s Oakwood Cemetery, campus police said. The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry students were in the cemetery around 8:30 p.m. when they were approached by a group of males, campus police said. There were ab


Oswego County students traveling in France visited Notre Dame cathedral before fire

PARIS -- Oswego County students and chaperones traveling to France on spring break visited the Notre Dame cathedral Monday hours before the fire started. The Sandy Creek Central School District posted on its Facebook page Monday night that students were safe.


Syracuse lacrosse closes regular season with easy win at Navy

Annapolis, Md. -- Syracuse turned to transition to run past Navy on Saturday. The Orange wrapped up its regular season with a 18-9 victory at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, using a 9-1 surge spanning halftime to create separation from the Midshipmen.


Car chase takes Syracuse police through North, East sides; ends with ‘bang’ near SU

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A car chase that started in the city’s North Side took officers onto two highways, through the city’s East Side and into the university-area neighborhood before it ended with a crash, according to scanner reports.


HIRING 716: Governor Cuomo creates task force to train for jobs in auto industry

Hiring 716 is WKBW's new initiative committed to highlighting job opportunities, challenges and success stories in Western New York. Learn more at Hiring716.com. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday the creation of the Excelsior Automotive Technician Task Force, which will develop progr


Jason Savacool throw a no-hitter in Baldwinsville baseball win

Baldwinsville pitching ace Jason Savacool tossed a no-hitter in the Bees 4-0 blanking of Auburn in a non-league baeball game on Saturday. Savacool, a junior who as committed to the University of Maryland, struck out 16 of the 21 batters he faced in the win.


Andrew Cuomo arrives at the New York International Auto Show in style

Even the governor has given up on the subways. Gov. Cuomo rolled up to the annual New York International Auto Show Saturday morning in a Roush Mustang, flanked by comic actor Tracy Morgan.


Suspect steals Cicero firefighter’s Jeep from station while firefighters were on call

CICERO, N.Y. -- Minutes after the firetruck pulled away Friday evening, a man stepped into the Cicero fire station and started to look around. The Cicero Fire Department left the Route 31 station to investigate a fire alarm. Firefighters said the man entered the empty firehouse and looked for someth


Deputies: Underage drunk driver takes out utility pole in Clay

LIVERPOOL N.Y. — Investigators say a 20-year-old from Liverpool drove drunk and took out a utility pole in a crash that knocked out power to neighbors for several hours.


Suspected Clay car prowlers in custody: On the Lookout

CLAY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) -- A Town of Clay resident reached out to NewsChannel 9, sharing a video caught on his Ring doorbell. Our story caught the attention of another homeowner. "I saw the story the day before. I was here looking, well, they're in the neighborhood, so let me make sure the camera was o


Animal Years, Crystal Bowersox, and The Brother Brothers: 5 shows to see this week

For fans of Sara Evans, Ingrid Michaelson, or Emmylou Harris, Ohio native Crystal Bowersox is an artist who ought to be on the radar. Bowersox’s smooth vocals and introspective lyrics combine to create rootsy contemporary folk. Crystal Bowersox won over the hearts of millions as a contestant on the


Mets’ Todd Frazier on meeting Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim: ‘I felt like I was 12 years old again’

Syracuse, N.Y. -- New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier grew up in New Jersey as a huge fan of Syracuse University basketball and head coach Jim Boeheim. So when Frazier got a chance to meet Boeheim on Friday morning in the coach’s office at the Carmelo Anthony Center, Frazier easily slipped from


Teens find $650K Rolls Royce unlocked in Syracuse, keys inside

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WHEC) -- It was any old Monday for two teens in Syracuse until they happened upon a $650,000 car. Sitting on West Washington Street was a Rolls Royce Phantom, unlocked with the keys inside.