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Luke Tubia, WIBX
Luke Tubia, WIBX
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Flood Warnings And Watches For The Mohawk Valley

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Mohawk River at Utica from tomorrow morning until Thursday afternoon.

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The Most Unsafe Place to Buy A Home is Herkimer

An online Real Estate Agency in California is claiming that of all the communities to avoid when buying a home, Herkimer tops the list.

It's all about safety according to Movoto Real Estate and Herkimer joins Newburgh, Rochester, Buffalo and Niagara Falls

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Is Route 171 in Frankfort The Most Obscure Road in New York State?

One of the roads that was closed during this summer's flooding is New York State Route 171 which traverses the Frankfort Gulch. If you aren't from the area, you may not even know about the road. It's the only state route that doesn't connect to any other NYS Touring Route.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images News
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images News
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Herkimer County Emergency Operations Center – Where To Find Food, Water And Shelter In Herkimer County June-July 2013 Flooding

The Herkimer County Emergency Operations Center issued the following release shortly before 11am on Tuesday July 2, 2013, regarding Point of Distribution locations for food, water and shelter:

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Update: Levee Compromised in Herkimer

On Monday night (July 1, 2013) the levee that holds back Bellinger Brook in the village of Herkimer had been compromised and was in danger of failing.

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Bill McAdams, Townsquare Media
Bill McAdams, Townsquare Media
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Update: Travel Ban Lifted In Herkimer County – But Use Common Sense

The last thing central New York needed was more rain. But, on Monday, the area got hit once again with not just sprinkles, but heavy rainfall, and more is forecast Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Businesses And Government Offices Close Due To Flooding In Oneida, Herkimer Counties

Heavy, persistent rains and extensive flooding in Oneida and Herkimer counties has caused several businesses and government offices to close on Friday, June 28, 2013:

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Win McNamee, Getty Images
Win McNamee, Getty Images
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Herkimer County Advisories And Alerts For Hurricane Sandy

Herkimer County, NY (WIBX) - Public officials in Herkimer County are issuing alerts to residents regarding Hurricane Sandy.

Village of Ilion

  • All vehicles must be removed from streets immediately until further notice
  • The DPW  has a pile of sand and bags for residents that can be filled at the former Woods Tire property on West Main Street
  • All residents are reminded that if a tree or parts of a tree come down in your yard involving wire, do not touch or move the wires or branches. Report such incidents to the fire department.

Herkimer

  • A parking ban is
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Heated Debate Erupts on Facebook Following Herkimer County School Merger Vote

And then there were two.  Voters in the Herkimer School District followed a path first blazed by those in Frankfort by defeating a measure that would merge school districts in The Valley.  In a vote conducted today that involved the districts of Ilion, Mohawk and Herkimer, voters in Herkimer blocked the proposed three district merger.

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Gino Geruntino, WIBX
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Plane Crashes In Herkimer County

Webb, NY (WIBX) – State Police and the FAA are investigating an airplane crash in Herkimer County.

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Haunted Burrell Mansion – CNY Paranormal

The Overlook Mansion, also know as the Burrell Mansion was designed by noted archtect Archimedes Russel and built around 1889 for the industrialist and inventor David H. Burrell in Little Falls, NY.

Mr. Burrell spent his life traveling abroad an

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Old Forge Fish Hatchery (Library of Congress)
Old Forge Fish Hatchery (Library of Congress)
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Historical CNY: Herkimer County in Pictures

In our final installment in our week-long look at Central New York history through historic photographs, we're featuring locations in Herkimer County including Little Falls and Old Forge.  These great photos are from the collection of the Library of Congress

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