A Fultonville man has been arrested, accused of shooting his neighbor's dog. 30-year-old Johnsie McGuire III told the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office he shot the dog because it was on his property, running around the fenced in area holding his animals.
The "Marching Rams" from Amsterdam High School helped herald in a new multi-million-dollar Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook Pedestrian Bridge on Wednesday morning. The bridge runs over the Mohawk River, connecting the north and south sides of Amsterdam.
Testing at the former Beech-Nut facility in Canajoharie is expected to show if there are any contaminants at the site. The county executive says the EPA will now be paying for the environmental work, not the local taxpayers.
A mother and her teenage son are under arrest, accused of beating a person with a baseball bat. Police say it happened at the "Mud Madness" event in the town of Charleston, Montgomery County over the weekend.
When an antique stroller was taken from an Amsterdam family, they feared it was gone forever. But thanks to the power of friends, Facebook, and a conscientious police officer, this story has a happy ending. The stroller that was taken from Amsterdam was found in a shop in Fultonville.
A Florida man is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from an elderly family member in Montgomery County. Police say William Lewis Jr., 59, took the money over six months, and used it for his own personal gain.
Tuesday night's heavy rain, caused more sewage problems. According to a state Department of Environmental Conservation Alert, the rain sent 10,000 of raw sewage into the Hudson River in Glens Falls Tuesday morning.
The state is now getting involved in the massive sewage spill in Amsterdam. Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday directed state environmental leaders to meet with Amsterdam officials about the leak on the North Chuctanunda Creek.
Raw sewage is spilling into the Mohawk River in Amsterdam. The DEC Sewage Alert estimates as of 10 a.m. Tuesday, more than 300,000 of gallons had spilled into the Mohawk River in Amsterdam and it is still flowing.
A piece of 9/11 history is now a permanent memorial at a local college. A 33-foot section of the communications spire from the World Trade Center was installed Monday morning at Fulton Montgomery Community College.
An Amsterdam man accused of hoarding dozens of cats in filthy conditions says it's a situation that got out of control. That same man has been in the news before for allegations that he set up surveillance to watch two boys next door.
A man has been arrested in Montgomery County after a traffic stop.
The sheriff says they found Pedro Gonzalez' driver’s license had been suspended 13 times. Charges say he was driving on a revoked license when they pulled him over in the Town of Florida.
With the mercury rising, Montgomery County is reminding residents about several cooling stations. They include the Horace Inman Center in Amsterdam, the Canajoharie library and the Fort Plain Senior Center.
Four people in Amsterdam are under arrest following a months-long investigation into heroin sales in the city. Police arrested Patrick Ramirez, Elizabeth Carbonell, Israel Martell-Casiano and Eric Overbaugh during an early morning raid at 24 John Street.
The owner of two dogs murdered during a robbery will be at the State Capitol on Thursday urging the Assembly to pass a bill in her dogs' honor. Kirby and Quigley were shot when someone broke into a home in the Town of Florida in Montgomery County. Whoever did it still hasn’t been caught.