Fatal hit-and-run on Route 5 Jan. 24
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Fatal hit-and-run on Route 5 Jan. 24

HERKIMER – A Utica woman is dead and an Ilion woman faces a traffic charge following a hit-and-run accident on Route 5 Wednesday night, state police said. Just…

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Warmer temps lead to rising water, road closures
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Warmer temps lead to rising water, road closures

ILION – Warmer temperatures, melting snow and rain have officials keeping a close eye on local waterways and have lead to a number of flooding issues and road…

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Small fire in Herkimer Friday
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Small fire in Herkimer Friday

HERKIMER – Firefighters responded to a small attic fire in Herkimer midday Friday, said Herkimer Fire Chief John Spanfelner. Firefighters were called to an apartment house at 318…

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False alarm at Francesca’s
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False alarm at Francesca’s

ILION – Ilion firefighters responded to a fire alarm at Francesca’s Banquets and Catering on East Main Street just after midnight Dec. 20, but no fire or damage…

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Rich takes over as Central Valley’s Acting Superintendent
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Rich takes over as Central Valley’s Acting Superintendent

ILION – Central Valley Superintendent Richard Hughes tendered his resignation at Thursday’s regular school board meeting, effective at the close of the school day Dec. 15, officials announced…

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Man arrested following accident
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Man arrested following accident

ILION – An Ilion man was arrested for drunk driving following an accident on West Street last week, police said. At about 6:10 p.m. on Dec. 3, officers…

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Meth lab discovered in Frankfort
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Meth lab discovered in Frankfort

FRANKFORT – Officials have confirmed the discovery of a meth lab in a South Frankfort Street home Nov. 29, which was then dismantled without incident. Frankfort village police…

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Car v. pedestrian resulted in no serious injuries
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Car v. pedestrian resulted in no serious injuries

HERKIMER – Despite a large police and fire department response, no one reported injuries from a car/pedestrian accident in Herkimer Friday afternoon, fire officials said. At about 1:30…

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Veteran Plaques Restored
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Veteran Plaques Restored

On Friday November 3rd a small group of volunteers gathered at the Ilion municipal building refurbish the veterans name plaques.  Many of the names had fallen off the…

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Woman arrested for leaving 20-month-old in car
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Woman arrested for leaving 20-month-old in car

ILION – On Oct. 23, a concerned citizen called Ilion police to report that a young child had been left unattended in a car in the Kinney Drugs…

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