Remington Arms announces 3 week furlough
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Remington Arms announces 3 week furlough

ILION – Remington Arms has announced a three-week furlough for nearly all employees of the Ilion factory, officials announced today. When the furlough will begin has yet to…

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Little Falls ‘Strike Story’ Revival with Special Guest
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Little Falls ‘Strike Story’ Revival with Special Guest

One fall day in 2011 local resident, Angela Harris, was walking along Main Street in Little Falls and ran into fellow resident, Jayne Ritz. The two began discussing…

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Grand Opening & Fall Fest at The Old Barn Marketplace
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Grand Opening & Fall Fest at The Old Barn Marketplace

The Old Barn Marketplace, located at 6266 State Route 5 in Little Falls, New York celebrated its grand opening with a family fun filled fall fest on Saturday,…

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Massive fire at Herkimer Diamond Mines
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Massive fire at Herkimer Diamond Mines

HERKIMER – Fire officials continue to investigate the cause of a massive fire that destroyed the main building of the Herkimer Diamond Mines Saturday morning, fire officials said…

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5th Annual Little Falls Oktoberfest to Include New Events
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5th Annual Little Falls Oktoberfest to Include New Events

Get ready for fantastic fall fun as Oktoberfest returns to Little Falls! Think Local brings back this popular Third Thursday celebration this month on October 19 with specials…

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Two young boys injured in bicycle/pickup accident
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Two young boys injured in bicycle/pickup accident

LITTLE FALLS – Two young boys suffered injuries Sept. 26, when the bicycle they were riding collided with a pickup truck, said state police in Herkimer. At about…

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Man dead of apparent drowning at Lock 19 in Schuyler
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Man dead of apparent drowning at Lock 19 in Schuyler

SCHUYLER – A Utica man apparently drowned in the Erie Canal near Lock 19 in Schuyler Wednesday night, as he attempted to assist another struggling swimmer, said New…

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Crazy Otto’s Empire Diner Celebrates 65th Anniversary
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Crazy Otto’s Empire Diner Celebrates 65th Anniversary

On Tuesday, September 26th at 10:00 am Scott and Kim Tranter celebrated the 65th Anniversary of Crazy Otto’s Empire Diner.  They were joined by the Herkimer County Chamber…

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Attempted escape ends with woman in police custody within minutes
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Attempted escape ends with woman in police custody within minutes

ILION – An attempted escape mid-day today ended with the defendant back in police custody within minutes, police said. At about 11:55 a.m. Sept. 22, Megan A. Quackenbush,…

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Police investigating morning fight
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Police investigating morning fight

ILION – Ilion police are actively investigating an altercation that took place at Colonial Manor this morning. According to witnesses who declined to give their names, a fight…

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