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  1. Man violates Leandra's Law, arrested for driving while intoxicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    Oneida County Sheriff's arrested a man for Leandra's Law aggravated driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop in Rome. Kevin Foote, 45, of Queens, was pulled over for driving nearly 20 miles per hour over the speed limit on a local road in Rome.

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  2. 3rd Annual Cops VS Local CelebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WKTV

    ... tip off against the cops, followed by a high school all-star game featuring 22 of the top players from oneida county. Finally a 3-point free throw contest with Utica Mayor Rob Palmieri taking on Oneida County Sheriff Rob Maciol. The "Robs" were ...

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  3. 3 Oneida County teens hospitalized after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    Three teenagers were taken to the hospital after the driver of a pickup truck hit a pole, causing the vehicle to flip sideways several times Friday night in the town of Bridgewater, police said. Evan C. Schimmelpfennig,18, was driving a 2002 Dodge pickup truck north at 9:59 p.m. on Mapledale Road when the vehicle slid out of control on an icy road and hit a wood pole, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

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  4. Genealogy: Research at repositories, not all records are onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... David, Joseph and Thomas Dunham and Hitchcock all intertwine in my research. My direct line resided in Oneida County, New York in 1855. Who are my Dunham's in Oneida County between 1780 and 1855? A search of the Oneida County Historical Society ...

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  5. Oneida County Vet Has Prosthetic Eye StolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | B104.7

    The Oneida County Sheriff's office says the prosthetic eye was in a small black bag stolen from the unidentified veteran's car on Saturday in the Village of Boonville.

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  6. United Way Holds Community Baby ShowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lite 98.7

    The United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica is holding a community baby shower to collect diapers and other supplies for babies and new mothers in our community. The Community Baby Shower will be held from April 1 through April 30 with the following items being most in need, Drop-off locations include M&T Banks in Downtown Utica, Herkimer and Newport. 1 comment

  7. Oneida County Sheriff's Office Asking For Public's HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the public as they investigate a larceny in Boonville. They say someone broke into a car that was parked in front of the Tops Supermarket Plaza on Route 12 and stole a small black bag from the vehicle.

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  8. Judge Rejects Challenge To Oneidas' Tax Exempt LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    A federal judge has rejected a challenge to the U.S. Interior Department's decision to put more than 13,000 acres for the Oneida Indian Nation in trust and exempt from state and local taxes. Judge Lawrence Kahn says the land around the Oneidas' Turning Stone Casino, including gas stations and golf courses, were re-acquired by the tribe two centuries after they last possessed it.

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  9. Veteran's prosthetic eye stolen from his car in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 13WHAM

    The Oneida County Sheriff's office says the eye was stolen Saturday in the village of Boonville in the central part of the state. They say the eye was in a small black bag inside the car.

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  10. Utica Zoo program allows visitors to get up close with animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKTV

    ... because the animals are still considered wild. Ricci added that the experience is still education and fun. Oneida County Tourism President Kelly Blazosky said this is just another great feature that Utica has to offer, which will in turn boost the ... 1 comment

  11. Prosthetic eye stolen from veteran's car in upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 13WHAM

    Police in central New York say a veteran had a prosthetic eye worth more than $2,000 stolen from his car. The Oneida County Sheriff's office says the prosthetic eye was in a small black bag stolen from the unidentified veteran's car on Saturday in the Village of Boonville.

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  12. Prosthetic eye, drugs stolen from vehicle in Oneida County parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Post-Standard

    Authorities are seeking the public's help solving the larceny of a prosthetic eye and medication from a military veteran's vehicle. The Oneida County Sheriff's Office said the theft occurred about 2 p.m. Saturday in front of the Tops Supermarket Plaza, at 13187 state Route 12 in the village of Boonville.

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  13. Deputies search for prosthetic eye thief at Boonville supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is investigating a theft from a vehicle at the Tops Supermarket Plaza in Boonville. The victim, a military veteran, was inside the store when someone stole a small black bag from inside his car.

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  14. Judge rejects challenge to Oneidas' tax-exempt landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | North County Public Radio

    A federal judge has rejected a challenge to the U.S. Interior Department's decision to put more than 13,000 acres for the Oneida Indian Nation in trust and exempt from state and local taxes. Judge Lawrence Kahn says the land around the Oneidas' Turning Stone Casino, including gas stations and golf courses, were re-acquired by the tribe two centuries after they last possessed it.

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  15. Judge Rejects Claim By Feds Over Oneida Indian LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Judge Lawrence Kahn says the land around the Oneidas' Turning Stone Casino, including gas stations and golf courses, were re-acquired by the tribe two centuries after they last possessed it.

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  16. Oneida CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | Lakeland Times

    Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday formally requested that an Oneida County teenager accused of killing her mother and stepfather be returned to Wisconsin. Lakeland Union High School must slash more than a million dollars over the next two years to stem a mushrooming operating deficit, which, if not addressed, would drain the school's nearly $10 million in savings.

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  17. Werenski found guilty of murder in wife's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WKTV

    Christopher Werenski, the Rome man accused of killing his wife Carrie in July, was found guilty of second-degree murder by an Oneida County jury Thursday. The jury began deliberations Wednesday afternoon, but wanted to see a surveillance video that wasn't available.

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  18. Oneida County and VVS enter agreement to give district $630,000 a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WKTV

    According to Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente the money will come from the casino's revenue to compensate the district for the untaxed Oneida Indian Nation land within its boundaries. Anthony Picente Jr., Oneida county executive, says "This is money that can again that can increase if the revenues from the Oneida's increase on an annual basis or decrease so that gives them a little bit more a cushion that they were given prior to property tax payments.

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  19. Report: Witness in Rome murder trial testifies victim stabbed at least 10 times by estranged husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Post-Standard

    The murder trial of Christopher Werenski, charged with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing death of his wife, is underway in Oneida County, according to a report in the Oneida Dispatch. Werenksi, 46, is charged with stabbing his estranged wife to death in Rome in July 2014.

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  20. The Stanley presents "An Artistic Discovery" Congressional High School Art CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WKTV

    UTICA, NY The Stanley Theatre will host its 33rd annual "An Artistic Discovery" Congressional Art Competition with U.S. Representative Richard Hanna. "An Artistic Discovery" is an art competition for high school students sponsored by Congressman Hanna and administered locally for Oneida County High School students.

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