Investigators say three people who had to be rescued from rising waters in a Canajoharie Park on Wednesday night admit they walked around two gates closing the park and ignored no trespassing signs.
One person is dead after an accident in Montgomery County.
For over a hundred years, the Village of Canajoharie was fueled by the jobs in its Beech-Nut factory. Now, to do something with the empty building, Canajoharie may have to lose its title of village.
The city received the money just two days after it applied to a new emergency relief program.
An anti-SAFE Act sign has been hanging in front of Don Novak's Columbia County house for the past four years.
The man accused of prompting an intense manhunt last week in Montgomery County has been charged.
The body of a 25-year old man from Gloversville was pulled from the Erie Canal Tuesday morning, about three hours after he had slipped off the bank he was fishing from. Because he couldn't swim, he couldn't fight the current.
The city of Amsterdam is hoping a new state emergency fund can help to keep sewage from backing up into homes on Pershing Road.
If you plan on spending any time in the Hudson or Mohawk Rivers this weekend, you might want to know how much sewage you could be exposed to.
Cleanup is underway at the Frothingham Free Library.
A manhunt in Montgomery County is over. Boyd Wells is now back in police custody.
Blood drawn at the Stram Center for Integrative Medicine is advancing research for tick borne illness.
The search is on for an escapee in Montgomery County. NewsChannel 13 is told the man was making an appearance at Montgomery County Court in Fonda and escaped.
In the month between prison and his second arrest, William Goodman was incredibly active on social media, creating not one but two Facebook accounts. Both the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision and local police tell NewsChannel 13 it's out of their hands.
A dog found neglected and hurt on the side of the road in Amsterdam last April is making great progress in her recovery.
A man is dead after crashing his car in Montgomery County Saturday morning.
The NYS Education Commissioner helped kick off summer reading programs in Amsterdam. The programs were delayed because of a June fire.
Governor Cuomo cited legislation he signed this April, approving $2.5 billion for clean water infrastructure as proof that the state of New York is doing its part.
Below the new E-Z Pass reading scanners along the Mass Pike, are new signs making it very obvious Massachusetts is charging the rest of E-Z Pass-using America more.
Multiple crews are battling a large fire at Mancini Oil in Fonda. In a video sent to NewsChannel 13 by a viewer, you can see flames shooting from the building in the area of West Main Street and Broadway.
Emergency crews rescued 13 people along the Canajoharie Creek in Winter Green Park.
Montgomery County lawmakers have unanimously voted 9-0 to foreclose on the former Beech-Nut site. Residents call the property in the heart of Canajoharie an eyesore. It took a lot of work to get to this point.
The Montgomery County Sheriff's Department says 75-year-old Annette Oliver has been found safe.
AMSTERDAM - A boil water advisory covering the south side of Amsterdam has been lifted.
Amsterdam is under a boil water advisory right now.
Drivers and passengers have been clamoring for Uber and Lyft for years. Forty-seven other states and New York City already depend on ride share services.
It's been one week since an unusual fire forced the Amsterdam Free Library to close its doors for three days. Regulars are happy to be back in its familiar rooms.
The Red Cross is helping a family of five, after a fire in Amsterdam. The fire broke out in a downstairs apartment of 11 Garden Street, just after 7 p.m. Sunday evening.
An Amsterdam man is behind bars after State Police say he drove drunk with two young children in the car.
Repairs are underway at the Amsterdam Free Library, after an overnight fire involving the building and some equipment outside. How the fire started is a bit of a mystery.
An Amsterdam man is facing drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop.
Three people are accused of driving drunk with kids in the car.
Months after one grand opening, a rest area near Canajoharie had another ribbon cutting Monday. The facility cost $7.5 million to build, and then the state poured millions more into the brand new building. NewsChannel 13 wanted to find out why the state was spending your tax dollars this way. State officials pointed to tourism as the reason for pumping millions more dollars into the formally part-time facility.
A Mayfield man is accused of collecting unemployment benefits while still working. Cameron Woodruff, 25, is charged with grand larceny.
While the sun has finally made an appearance again, it’s rained hard in the Capital Region over the last few days. That has overwhelmed local sewer systems.
All different kinds of animals and advocates for tougher laws to protect them were at the state Capitol on Tuesday. It was part of Animal Advocacy Day.
Amsterdam police have charged 29-year-old Jose Omar Rivera Ramos with robbery in the first degree in connection to an incident at Fastrac Friday night.
The American Red Cross is helping four people in Amsterdam after a fire broke out in their home on Elias Street.
New York lawmakers working to address the heroin and opioid epidemic want to hear from the experts - and people with first-hand experience with addiction.
A collision involving a tractor trailer in Montgomery County has killed the driver.
By a 4-to-1 margin, voters in the Broadalbin-Perth School District rejected a proposal Tuesday night that would have imposed a $10,000 tax levy to help finance the Amsterdam Free Library.
One person is dead after a tractor trailer accident Wednesday evening in the Town of Root.
A Fort Plain teacher is vying to become America's next "Ninja Warrior."
Congressman John Faso is defending his vote on the Republican health care plan, saying that he hopes changes are made. And even though Election Day 2018 is a year and a half away, there are already four Democratic challengers for his seat.
The Montgomery County SPCA removed a number of animals from a farm in Charleston after the owner of the animals was charged with animal cruelty.
A pep rally at Fort Plain High School took a surprise twist when it went from cheering on a team to cheering on a teacher who is leaving this weekend to compete on NBC's hit show "American Ninja Warrior."
Small business owners are trying to find that niche, that thing that sets them apart and makes them a hit. A man who lives north of Amsterdam may have found it, three and a half hours away.
Dozens of neglected animals are found in Montgomery County. The woman investigators blame is no stranger. Amy Person is charged with 31 counts of animal cruelty.
A Fort Plain man is charged with rape. The charges for 20-year-old Michael Stevenson stem back to a late 2015 incident. That’s when he’s accused of having sexual contact with victims less than 13 years old in Gloversville.
There’s an update on a puppy found severely abused in Amsterdam a couple of weeks ago.
AMSTERDAM – After a vicious crash in Amsterdam, a woman is recovering at home Wednesday night thanks to the kindness of strangers.
A former sheriff in Schoharie County has died.
Some good Samaritans may have saved the life of a driver in Montgomery County Tuesday night.
An abandoned hotel in Amsterdam is getting new life. Governor Cuomo announced a $750,000 grant to transform the building at 10 Market Street into assisted living apartments.
AMSTERDAM – Police are still hunting for the person who left a puppy abused and paralyzed on the side of the road in Amsterdam in early April. Now a New York agency is offering a reward for information.
Police in Amsterdam are looking for help finding the owner of a dog, believed to be the victim of abuse. Police posted video on their Facebook page of "Princess." She was found a few weeks ago on Woodrow Road. Police say she had no use of three out of four limbs.
Four Capital Region communities are getting their baseball fields renovated Thursday. It's part of the Tri-City ValleyCats annual 4-in-24 renovation program that gives facelifts to fields in the Capital Region. This year they were in Glenmont, Colonie, Rotterdam and Amsterdam.
A former city of Amsterdam employee has pleaded guilty to scamming the workers' compensation system.
It was 30 years ago that the Thruway bridge over the Schoharie Creek collapsed, killing 10 people. People who were at the scene that day reflect on the tragedy.
Former WNYT reporter Chris Brunner covered the Thruway bridge collapse in 1987. He recalls the experience with NewsChannel 13 Executive Producer Jeff Wernick.