January 5, 2018

Two More Water Main Breaks Occur: Mohawk Valley Water Authority Responds to About Two Dozen in the Past Two Weeks

Two more water main breaks, on Champlin Ave, in Utica, and Chapman Ave, in New Hartford, yesterday morning. The extreme cold has Mohawk Valley Water Authority […]
January 5, 2018

Utica’s DPW Commissioner Warns: Rock Salt Begins to Lose Effectiveness When Temps Go Below Zero

Nothing wants to work in these cold temperatures, not even the rock salt intended to keep the streets safe for travel during the winter. Utica’s DPW […]
January 5, 2018

Herkimer County Opening Warming Stations to Help Those in Need Escape the Cold

Herkimer County is opening warming stations to help those in need escape the cold. The Frankfort Village Office building is open for that purpose til 4:30 […]
January 5, 2018

Frigid Temperatures Prompt School Closings

Just the threat of today’s frigid temperatures prompted several school districts to cancel school yesterday for today, including Utica, New Hartford, and Whitesboro. The cold continues […]