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COVID Spiking, so are Hospitalizations in Herkimer and Oneida Co.
Positive COVID-19 tests continued rising over the weekend and most alarming, so did hospitalizations in Herkimer and Oneida Counties. There were also new fatalities.
Watch Jim Boeheim in "Real Men Get Tested" TV Commercial
Watch: Cancer survivor and legendary Syracuse University Basketball coach Jim Boeheim is featured in the next Real Men Get Tested for Cancer radio and television commercial. Or, is he?
Is the Pandemic Your Opportunity to Get Into Real Estate?
Any way you look at it, our world has been turned upside down in the Mohawk Valley with the current pandemic. A vaccine should begin to be available in December, but, experts say it will take several months for nation-wide distribution.
If You're Exposed to COVID, You're Urged to Quarantine
The Oneida County Department of Health on Tuesday urged residents who have been exposed to COVID-19 to "stay home and isolate," even if you've tested negative. The announcement comes amid a dramatic increase in cases throughout the region with now over 1,100 active cases.
Holiday Movies Are Back- Here's What to Watch
WIBX's movie reviewer is back! Willie Waffle has an unbelievable ability to pick the movies worth watching. Unfortunately, the pandemic forced people out of theaters and on to Netflix. Now, movies are back and here's what to look for as Thanksgiving weekend approaches.
Youth Bureau Seeks to Fund High-Quality Youth Programs
Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr. today announced that the Oneida County Youth Bureau is accepting proposals from interested non-profit organizations and cities, towns and villages that would like the opportunity to provide youth-oriented programs that offer delinquency prevention, rec…
Dickey Confident "Music City" To Land MLB Franchise
When it comes to talk of Major League Baseball putting a club in Nashville, R.A. Dickey is in the know. It was back in 1998 that baseball last expanded. 22 years ago, it was the Florida Marlins (changed to Miami Marlins in 2012) and Colorado Rockies ownership groups each ponying up $130 million exp…
Herkimer County's Active COVID-19 Cases Inching Higher
Active cases of COVID-19 are at an all-time high in Herkimer County based on new cases testing positive, according to the Herkimer County Department of Health.
New Cases of COVID-19 and 2 New Deaths in Oneida County
Oneida County added 90 positive cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and Sunday, and two people died from the virus, according to the Oneida County Department of Health. So far, 141 county residents have died.