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Many Manheim residents upset by proposed natural gas filling site
People living in the Herkimer County town of Manheim are not happy with proposed plans to build a compressed natural gas filling site.
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Dig planned at site of NY Revolutionary War fort
An archaeological dig is planned for later this spring at the Mohawk Valley site of a Revolutionary War fort that played a role in one of the conflict's bloodiest battles.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Handgun safety course in Town of Webb changes location
The location of the handgun safety course set for Saturday in the Town of Webb has changed, the Herkimer County Sheriff's Office said.
NY community college soccer player collapses, dies
Officials at Herkimer County Community College say 22-year-old Peter McAvoy of Dundee, Scotland collapsed around 6 p.m. Saturday at his apartment on the campus of the Mohawk Valley school.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Gov. Cuomo declares flood state of emergency
Heavy rains and melting snow led Gov. Cuomo's office to issue a Flood State of Emergency in several counties including Herkimer County.
Poland man accused of abusing teen with disabilities
A Poland man faces charges that he allegedly abused a teen with developmental disabilities, the New York State Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs said.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Flood Warnings And Watches For The Mohawk Valley
The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Mohawk River at Utica from tomorrow morning until Thursday afternoon.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Will bigger storms, heavier floods hit Upstate? Oneida mayor to speak on severe weather panel
"This wave of anxiety came over me," said Smith, mayor of Oneida, where about 230 homes and businesses flooded last June .
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
College roundup: SUNY Broome earns split of softball doubleheader
In the first contest, Jenna Flannery went 3-for-4 with a double and Georgie Miller drove in one for the Hornets in defeat.
Local governments to get more funds to fix roads
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that the state will provide a one-time allocation of $40 million to help local governments make necessary highway repairs in the wake of this year's harsh winter.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Herkimer County Legislature votes to close Country Manor
The next step is drafting a closure plan, which will include the relocation of the 19 residents at the adult care facility.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Herkimer County residents questioning cancer cluster
An unusually high number of cancer cases in Herkimer County is prompting residents to ask what's making them sick.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Rabid cat bites man in Northern Oneida County
The man saw the animal staggering in the driveway of his home in Northern Oneida County with a cut on its side.
Herkimer County woman pleads guilty in dog neglect case
Barbara Smith, who was accused of neglecting 12 dogs in Herkimer County, has pleaded guilty to two counts of misdemeanor torture/injuring/not feeding an animal, Herkimer County District Attorney Jeff Carpenter said.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Herkimer softball splits with MVCC
Johnstown graduate Alyssa LaLonde was the hard-luck loser as Herkimer County Community College lost the first game of a doubleheader Thursday at Mohawk Valley Community College, 2-1, in 10 innings.
Local man wants to make dog park in Little Falls a reality
A plot of land on Shellsbush Road in Little Falls could be the future home of Herkimer County's first dog park by fall, if all goes as planned.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Herkimer County tax preparer admits filing false returns for 14 clients, resulting in $140,000 in unpaid taxes
A Herkimer County tax preparer has admitted cheating the government out of $140,000 by creating 40 false tax returns for his clients over four years.
CRG head says he's leaving
Fulton County Center for Regional Growth President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Reese says he will leave his position by September.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Herkimer BOCES students to learn to drive commercial dump truck
Students at Herkimer BOCES will now have the opportunity to learn how to operate and drive a commercial dump truck, thanks to a donation by the Herkimer County Highway department.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
NY restores Adirondack pond to support trout
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW & SPOTS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE...THROUGH 6 AM EDT MONDAY.