Memorial Blood Drive in Herkimer
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Memorial Blood Drive in Herkimer

On Thursday, June 9th 2015 VFW Post 4915 Mohwak Street Herkimer hosted an American Red Cross blood drive in memory of Julia Bunce.  Julia lost her battle with Leukemia in February 2013.  Julia’s family and friends are continuing…

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Warrant leads to drug arrest
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Warrant leads to drug arrest

ILION – Ilion police executed a no-knock search warrant this morning, resulting in the arrest of a New York City man. The department’s Special Response Team conducted the raid at 85 West Clark Street, resulting in the arrest…

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3rd annual Journey Along the Erie Canal stops in Herkimer
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3rd annual Journey Along the Erie Canal stops in Herkimer

Tuesday afternoon, July 7th, Our Ability’s 3rd annual Journey Along the Erie Canal stopped at Herkimer ARC. The Journey Along the Erie Canal crosses New York along the Canalway trail.  Starting in downtown Buffalo and ending in Albany…

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Fireworks and Safety over Independence Day Weekend
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Fireworks and Safety over Independence Day Weekend

Shooting off fireworks has been illegal in New York since 1940.  For years, many NYS residents turned into bootleggers and ran over the border to Pennsylvania to get illegal fireworks.  In June 2015 Class C fireworks, consumer fireworks…

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Police identify body in canal
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Police identify body in canal

LITTLE FALLS – Police have identified a body found floating in the Canal near Lock 17 in Little Falls early this morning, state police said. On June 30, at about 4:30 a.m., a Canal Structure Operator for the New…

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Four rescued after Canal accident
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Four rescued after Canal accident

HERKIMER – Four people are reportedly alright following a boating accident on the Canal Saturday afternoon, said Herkimer Fire Lieutenant Ted Hilts. At about 1:30 p.m., Herkimer Emergency personnel received a call that four boaters were stranded after…

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New Business Opens in Herkimer
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New Business Opens in Herkimer

Tee Time Mini Golf, 310 Mohawk Street in Herkimer had its grand opening June 27, 2015. The miniature golf course offers 18 holes of challenging obstacles for young and old. Soda, water, and ice cream is available at…

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Three injured, one charged in June 21 accident
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Three injured, one charged in June 21 accident

ILION – Four vehicles were involved in a chain-reaction accident at the intersection of Central Avenue and East Clark Street in Ilion shortly after 2:30 p.m. Sunday, June 21, and one driver was arrested, said Ilion Police Captain…

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Three injured, one charged in June 21 accident
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Three injured, one charged in June 21 accident

ILION – Four vehicles were involved in a chain-reaction accident at the intersection of Central Avenue and East Clark Street in Ilion shortly after 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 21, and one driver was arrested, said Ilion Police Captain…

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Four-car accident in Ilion
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Four-car accident in Ilion

ILION – Four vehicles were involved in a chain-reaction accident at the intersection of Central Avenue and East Clark Street in Ilion shortly after 2:30 p.m. Sunday, June 21, and one driver was arrested, said Ilion Police Captain…

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