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This man in Albany tries to dig out a path on Wednesday.

Capital Region slowly getting back to normal


Police: Coxsackie man dead after driving into Hudson River


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Man charged with robbing Cumberland Farms

Police, grandmother eager to find out if skull belongs to missing Greenwich boy

Greene County crash survivor and rescuer enjoy long-term friendship

Skier dies after hitting trees at Hunter Mountain

A 20-year-old man died while skiing at Hunter Mountain.


Investigators: Skull found in Coxsackie appears to belong to boy

The state Department of Environmental Conservation says they believe a skull found in Coxsackie last month belongs to a boy between the ages of 10 and 13 years.


Greenville goes 'blue' to honor fallen sheriff's deputy

Greenville will go 'blue' Monday night to honor fallen Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Haverly, who was killed in a car crash last week.


Services planned for fallen deputy

More than $36,000 has been raised for the family of a Greene County Sheriff's Deputy killed in an on-duty crash.


$2.2 billion power line could run through Capital Region

Lawmakers are talking about a $2.2 billion, 1,000-megawatt electrical line that could run through the Capital Region.


Greene County sheriff’s deputy killed in crash

A Greene County sheriff’s deputy has been killed in a car crash while on duty.


Investigators search for new clues after suspicious skull find

Over two dozen officers searched state land in Athens where a hiker found a skull Sunday. The search area along Four-Point Mile Road is known as the Vosburgh Wildlife Management Area.


Hiker finds possible human skull in Coxsackie

There was a shocking discovery in Coxsackie on Sunday. A man hiking in a wooded area stumbled upon what police say appears to be a human skull.


Man dies while skiing on Hunter Mountain

A man has died while skiing at Hunter Mountain. State police say 58-year-old Edwin Wood of Warwick was on the Annapurna Trail for experts, when he lost control.


Snowplow rolls over in Cairo

A snowplow rolled over in Cairo Tuesday morning. It happened on Canniff Road. Police were expecting Canniff Road between Doman Road and County Route 41 to be closed for a few hours.


Jury selection underway in deadly 2014 speeding case

Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a Greene County man, accused of causing a deadly car crash.


Winning Powerball ticket worth $50,000 sold in Coxsackie

Someone is $50,000 richer today. The New York Lottery says a winning Powerball ticket worth that amount was sold at the Bonfire Market on Mansion St. in Coxsackie. The ticket was for the January 25 drawing.


Alert cancelled for man missing from Orange County

An alert has been cancelled for a missing 79-year-old man from Orange County.


Local Trump supporters celebrate Inauguration

A group of Trump supporters gathered in Palenville to celebrate his inauguration Friday night. 


New taxes and fees in Governor Cuomo's proposed budget

Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed $152 billion budget includes some new taxes and fees in addition to new programs and proposals.


Catskill animal park must change bear enclosure

A Greene County animal park has until the end of the month to make some safety changes to its black bear enclosure.


$800K for 'smart growth' grants in Adirondacks, Catskills

New York is accepting applications from groups that want to boost tourism and economic development in the Adirondacks and Catskills.


Wounded veterans hit the slopes at Windham Mountain

Eighteen wounded veterans and their families took to the slopes Friday at Windham Mountain. It's an annual event aimed at providing these veterans with a chance to continue their healing in a unique fashion.


Pistol and revolver owners must update gun license

Saratoga Sheriff says his office has received more than a hundred calls from gun owners with questions about new SAFE Act requirements.


Elderly woman crashes into 5 parked cars at grocery store

Cairo police say an elderly woman crashed into five parked cars in the Hannaford parking lot on Thursday. Three cars appear to be totaled.


Greene County kids' wish granted with Disney World trip

It’s a wish come true for two Greene County kids with a life-threatening illness.


Moving Out: New York number one in population loss category

This is the time of year when you hear people dreaming out loud about leaving for a warmer climate. Census estimates reveal New Yorkers are indeed leaving the state.


Chris Gibson prepares for life out of office

After three terms, the Colonel turned Congressman decided not to run again.  Chris Gibson's successor is his friend, neighbor and fellow Republican John Faso.


State Police investigating Catskill shooting

State Police are asking for your help as they investigate a shooting in Greene County.


Window tint will be tested during state inspection starting January 1

If you have tinted windows you'll want to read this. To pass inspection next year, your car's windows will have to pass through a light meter.


Stolen puppy reunited with Cairo owner

You can bet there was lots of tail wagging in Cairo after a stolen puppy was found by police.  With the help of a neighbor and three police departments, a stolen puppy was returned after four days away.  


Police exposed to heroin while arresting suspected drug user

The heroin epidemic hits a little too close to home for the Green Island police chief and a member of the Watervliet Police Department. Police say Chief Christopher Parker and the other officer were exposed to some powerful heroin while arresting a suspected drug user.


Raw sewage leaking in at least three Capital Region counties

Sewage keeps flowing into the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers across the Capital Region.


One of two rescued High Peak hikers returns to hospital

One of the two young hikers who went missing for nearly two days during a hike on Algonquin Mountain is back in the hospital.  Blake Alois' father tells NewsChannel 13 that a doctor admitted the 20 year this afternoon after discovering the young man's frost bitten feet had become infected


Inside the most Exclusive restaurant in the Capital Region

You won't believe how long people are waiting to eat at a small, farm-to-table restaurant in Greene County. 


Schoharie County man accused of abusing boys he met at church

A Schoharie County man is accused of sexually abusing boys he met at his church.


Turning I-787 ramp into pedestrian park, more REDC projects

We talked about the big winners Thursday. Like the Port of Albany and UAlbany's Rensselaer County Campus. There's funding for smaller projects too. Like repairing sidewalk in Cohoes. And then there are the more interesting projects.
 


Prison guards help Santa deliver gifts to young hospital patients

You might not equate state prison guards with Santa Claus. However, they joined forces on Tuesday to provide some holiday cheer to young patients at Albany Medical Center.


Feds don't ♥ NY road signs

The Federal Highway Administration wants New York to remove "I Love New York" road signs, concerned that the big blue signs will distract motorists.


HUD moves to make public housing tobacco free

  Tobacco products might soon be banned inside and immediately outside federally funded public housing.   If the plan moves forward, it would take 18 months to take effect.


DEC finishes safety improvements at Kaaterskill Falls following deaths

The DEC says upwards of 50 thousand people visit the falls in the town of Hunter every year. The forest ranger in that area says he spends most of his time in the summer trying to make sure people don't fall off a cliff.


Capital Region ski resorts kick-off their season

Black Friday marks opening day for several ski resorts in the region. They include Belleayre, Gore and Windham Mountains.


Schumer on new role as Senate Minority Leader

Sen. Chuck Schumer visited Catskill Wednesday. We asked him about his new role as one of the most powerful democrats in Washington.


Progress being made on restoration of Thomas Cole wall paintings

Senator Chuck Schumer visited the Thomas Cole Historic Site on Wednesday to see the progress made in uncovering wall paintings done by Cole himself.  The 1830s artwork was discovered under layers of wall paint.


Syracuse area man accused of trying to record boy in New Baltimore bathroom

A Syracuse area man is under arrest, accused of trying to record a young boy in a Thruway rest stop bathroom.


Person hit by car in Cairo

A person was hit by a car on State Route 32 in Cairo Wednesday morning.


Newly elected members of Congress pose for photo

Newly elected members of Congress had their picture taken Tuesday on the steps of the U.S. Capitol.


Newburgh hiker dead after falling in Greene County

A hiker from Newburgh is dead after fall off of Kaaterskill Falls in Greene County. Police say they found Anthony Miele, dead at the base of the Upper Falls Saturday afternoon.


Without New York City, Trump would be ahead in New York

Hillary Clinton took New York easily in the presidential election last night, but it was neck and neck outside of New York City.


Republicans retain 19th Congressional seat

Faso intends to model his time in Washington after Chris Gibson's three terms.


Lots of commercials, lots of money in tight 19th Congressional District

Sunday's Time Warner Cable News Siena Poll has Teachout down six points to John Faso.  Last week's NewsChannel 13 Survey USA poll had Teachout up by three points.


Witnesses sought in Greene County bar shooting

State police want to hear from anyone who was at a sports bar in New Baltimore early Sunday morning. About 100 people attended a party at the 21B that night.


Cairo-Durham High School principal arrested

The principal of Cairo-Durham High School is under arrest, after police say he drunkenly refused to leave a Latham Diner.


Three wounded in Coxsackie shooting

Three people have been wounded in a shooting early Sunday morning in Coxsackie.


State Police investigating early morning shooting in Coxsackie

State police are investigating a shooting that happened in near a truck stop in Coxsackie early this morning.


Greene County convenience stores robbed

Two robberies in Greene County are under investigation. Police say the Cumberland Farms in Hunter was robbed early in the morning of October 28, and the Cumberland Farms in Greenville was robbed early Tuesday morning.


Windham Mountain hopes snow is a good sign after last winter

The snow can never come early enough at Windham Mountain.


FBI: Greene County man formed militia to attack Albany federal buildings

The FBI says a man forming a militia in Greene County wanted to attack federal buildings in Albany. Robert Twiss is being held without bail.


Man accused of trying to meet boy for sex in Colonie

COLONIE -- "He did believe that he was coming here to meet what he thought to be a 14 year old boy for oral sex,"


Saratoga county man arrested for robbery in Catskill

State Police have arrested a Saratoga County man, accused of robbing a Stewart's Shop in the village of Athens on Thursday afternoon.


Cairo woman gets children out of burning car

Cairo police say a woman did everything right when she got her daughters out of a burning car, just before it was engulfed in flames.
 


Fire damages Greene County home

A fire in Greene County is under investigation. The fire at 2628 Route 67 broke out at 4:50 a.m. Tuesday.


Cairo woman rescues kids from car fire

Cairo police say a mother’s instinct saved three kids from a car fire. It happened around 9 a.m. Monday on route 41 while the woman was taking her daughters, ages 3, 6 and 7, to school.


Marchione, Francis battling for 43rd Senate District seat

More than 1,200 seniors descended on Columbia-Greene Community College on Saturday. The occasion was the 24th annual Golden Gathering, a free community health and wellness fair for seniors sponsored by Republican state Sen. Kathy Marchione.


Coxsackie man charged after domestic assault

A Coxsackie man is facing charges after a domestic assault. Joshua Connolly, 29, is charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, unlawful imprisonment and second degree assault.


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