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This New York County Has Seen the Least Amount of Tornadoes

Our "History of Tornadoes in New York" Series is slowly drawing to an end. Now, we want to look at specific stats.

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The History of Tornadoes in Onondaga County, New York

New York sees an average of seven tornadoes every year. Those storms are more common in other areas of the state, but that doesn't mean they don't hit in Central New York.

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The History of Tornadoes in Herkimer County, New York

Tornadoes are not very common in Central New York, but they do still happen. Here's a look at the history of these wicked storms in Herkimer County.

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The History of Tornadoes in Oneida County, New York

It's believed that tornadoes are a rare occurrence in Central New York, but they happen more often than people realize. Here's a peek into the history of tornadoes in our area.

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New York City is NOT the Oldest City in New York

With all the history surrounding New York City, it has always been a common belief that NYC is the oldest settlement in the state. That's not true, however.

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Have You Ever Seen This Historic Marker Hidden in Utica?

Hidden in the trees along a very busy roadway is a historic marker. We've got pictures and can tell you exactly how to get there so you can see it for yourself.

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Fascinating Drone Footage of New York Ship Graveyard

When old ships are no longer usable, they're left to rot and decay in the murky Arthur Kill waterway in Long Island. Getting there may present a problem, but fortunately we've got drone footage of this explorers paradise.

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Who Will You Nominate to the National Women’s Hall of Fame?

New York is home to several Hall of Fames; and thanks to a $750,000 grant, the National Women's Hall of fame will be attracting visitors from all over the state. Now you can nominate someone who you think should be inducted.

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The Incredible History of ‘The Siege of Fort Stanwix’ in Rome [VIDEO]

Austin Olney is a Rome native with a Master's degree in History Education. He produces creative YouTube videos on historical events. Being from Rome it's only natural that he would create one on the history of Fort Stanwix.

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The 1890 House Museum Haunting In Cortland, NY ~ CNY Paranormal

Located in downtown Cortland, the 1890 House Museum stands as a tribute to the Wickwire family and has long been rumored to be haunted.

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Utica Conducted America’s Largest Atomic Bomb Drill in 1951 [VIDEO]

Historic newsreel footage from 1951 shows Utica in the midst of a mock atomic bomb attack.

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Llanfairpwllgwyngyll The Longest Town Name In The World Is Also In New York

The Welsh town of Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch may have the longest name at 58 letters but one New York train stop also shares this name through some unique history.

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