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Utica Comets at the Utica Memorial Auditorium (5/25/15 Jeff Monaski, WIBX)
Utica Comets at the Utica Memorial Auditorium (5/25/15 Jeff Monaski, WIBX)
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Comets, Griffins Game 6 Sold Out

The Utica Comets have sold out their previous nine home playoff games at the Utica AUD and Tuesday night's Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals will be no different.

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Douglas Lokker Wins Second Cornhole Tournament, Will Play Jerrod Niemann at FrogFest [VIDEO]

Our second FrogFest cornhole tournament is in the books and Douglas Lokker of Utica came out on top. He beat Paul Panik in the final round, in a VERY intense match. LoKker wins VIP FrogFest tickets, a ride on the Swifty's party bus and he'll get to play cornhole with Jerrod Niemann at FrogFest.

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EXCLUSIVE: Soldiers Turn 3-Year-Old Ilion Boy Into An Honorary Bandit [VIDEO]

Logan Winter of Ilion is only 3 years-old but he may already know what he wants to be when he grows up. He loves soldiers and his story caught the attention of several soldiers already serving. Sgt Aaron Laube in Fort Sill, Oklahoma heard about Logan spending his Memorial Day weekend putting flags on the graves of our fallen soldiers. He was so touched by Logan, he made him an Honorary Bandit of Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion, 31st Field Artillery.

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Lindsay A. Mogle/Utica Comets
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Utica Comets Goalie Jacob Markstorm Makes SportsCenter Top Play [Video]

It has been an exciting post-season for the Utica Comets thus far. They are ahead in the Western Conference Finals by a score of 3 games to 2 and they come home to the AUD on Tuesday night to try and advance to the Calder Cup Finals in just their second season. The amazing play of Comets goalie Jacob Markstrom has had a ton to do with their success and it finally got some national recognition. One of Markstrom's game 5 saving saves made SportsCenter's Top Ten plays, and it even came in at number one!

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Cameryn Stanfield is Our McDonald’s Athlete of the Week

We’ve teamed up with McDonald’s to salute local athletes. This week we're putting Cameryn Stanfield of Stockbridge Valley Central School in the spotlight. She wins a $25 McDonald's gift card and goes into the grand prize drawing for a McDonald's party for her entire team.

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Photo Credit: Jim Piccola, New York State Department of Transportation, used with permission
Photo Credit: Jim Piccola, New York State Department of Transportation, used with permission
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Traffic Advisory – Arterial Lane Closures

Drivers in Utica may face additional road closures this morning as workers continue to portions of the highway that were damaged during weekend storms.

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This Map Proves Central New York Among Coldest Locations in US

Of course we love to complain about how it's always colder here in Upstate New York than other places. Now we have a map and science to prove that it's true. We live in one of the coldest places in the country.

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Rochester Celebrates All Things Burger with Great American Backyard Burger Festival

Downtown Rochester will be turned over to a celebration of the great American hamburger during the weekend of August 21.

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Neilson Barnard/Getty Images
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2015 FrogFest Guests Gloriana Release Three More Songs Off New Album ‘Three’ [Video]

We are so excited to have the hometown boys of Gloriana returning to Central New York for Wild West FrogFest and Rodeo presented by White's Farm Supply. Their return home couldn't have come at a more perfect time with the release of their new album 'Three' coming just days before their appearance at the Herkimer County Fairgrounds on June 13th. 

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Top 5 Summer Day Trips in Central New York

Sure it would be nice to take a vacation in a far off place with your family or friends, but that may just not be realistic. Here are a few day trip ideas!

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Photo Courtesy: Region 2, New York State Department of Transportation, Photo provided by Jim Piccola, used with permission by WIBX / Townsquare Media
Photo Courtesy: Region 2, New York State Department of Transportation, Photo provided by Jim Piccola, used with permission by WIBX / Townsquare Media
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Utica Traffic Advisory – Route 5S East Oriskany Street and Route 12 Southbound Ramp

A traffic advisory has been issued for Utica this morning to accommodate the pouring of pavement for the Oriskany Street bridge deck.

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New Research Shows Most Sunblocks Don’t Work, Is Yours One of Them?

Although Summer doesn't officially begin until June 21st, the Summer temperatures are here and sticking around. With that it's important to protect yourself from the sun. When choosing your sunblock, it's important to make sure you're using the right ones!

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