Saratoga County crash kills motorcyclist

Saratoga County crash kills motorcyclist

Suspected Saratoga Springs bank robber already behind bars

Suspected Saratoga Springs bank robber already behind bars

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Job fair being held for Saratoga Race Course

Funeral held for trooper who died from 9/11-related illness

Car plunges into Mohawk River

Tavern involved in tragic 2016 Colonie crash being rebuilt

Blessings Tavern in Colonie will be rebuilt now that the owner has secured a loan.

Calling hours Thursday for state trooper who died from 9/11-related illness

Calling hours for a state trooper who died from the illness he developed after working at the 9/11 site will be held Thursday.

Trio arrested in Montgomery County Stewart's robbery

Three people are under arrest after a Stewart's was robbed in Fort Johnson.

Saratoga Hospital, Park Police prepare for SPAC concerts

Summer concerts are in full swing at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, and with the concerts comes increased planning for both New York State Park Police and Saratoga Hospital.

Talk of Triple Crown Horse possibly coming to Saratoga

Now that the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes is over, the attention quickly turns to the start of another Saratoga meet on July 20.

Police investigate assault report at SPAC Kendrick Lamar concert

State park police are investigating an incident at the Kendrick Lamar concert Saturday Night at SPAC. A woman says she was groped and punched, causing injuries to her face.

State police sergeant dies from 9/11-related illness

State police are mourning the loss of one of their own.

Baseball for the Broadbent family

A baseball game was held in Saratoga Springs to benefit the Broadbent family. The family lost their son and home to a fire in Ballston Lake in May. All proceeds from the game are going to the family.

Galway woman charged with endangering the welfare of a child

 A Galway woman is facing charges, including endangering the welfare of a child, after authorities say she went to great lengths to keep her car. 

Experts talk about how to help prevent suicide

With two high profile suicides in just one week, people everywhere are now talking about a topic long considered taboo. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention says there is a stigma that is often associated with mental illness and suicide. 

Spa City flower shop plays big role in Belmont Stakes

The third leg of the Triple Crown will be run Saturday. "Justify" will try to win the Belmont Stakes. A little scent of Saratoga will also be there. A Spa City flower shop makes the blankets they drape over the winning horses.

Local coffee 'Death Wish' will be sent into space

It's already the strongest coffee in the world, now 'death wish' will be the strongest in the galaxy. The coffee, made in Saratoga County, will be heading into space to fuel the astronauts on the International Space Station.

Saratoga Springs police catch suspect allegedly stealing from cars

Saratoga Springs police say they've caught a person stealing from cars in the city. Police picked up the man, who hasn't been identified, on Hathorn Boulevard. They tell us he had clothing, personal effects and more in his possession

Former sheriff's deputy from Clifton Park guilty of child pornography possession

A federal jury in Albany Tuesday found Peter Farnum of Clifton Park guilty of possessing child pornography.

Saratoga County man charged with raping young girl

A Saratoga County man is behind bars, accused of forcibly raping a young girl.

Hudson Falls man begins rape sentence

A Hudson Falls man is beginning his sentence Monday afternoon for rape.

Victims of deadly Ballston crash identified

Police have identified the two people killed in a three-car crash in Ballston on Saturday.

Two dead after multi-vehicle crash in the Town of Ballston

The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said two people are dead after a multi-car crash in the Town of Ballston.

Congress Park rally marks National Gun Violence Awareness Day

A rally was held at Congress Park on Saturday to mark National Gun Violence Awareness Day.

Arrest made after burglary spree in Saratoga Springs

An arrest has been made after a string of burglaries.

Saratoga LL Challenger Division holds first night game

Friday marked the first-ever night game for players in the Saratoga Little League Challenger Division. It’s for young ballplayers with physical or intellectual challenges. NewsChannel 13 photojournalist Josh Morrell has the story.

60 guns collected in Saratoga Springs buyback event

Saratoga Springs collected dozens of guns after holding a gun buyback on Saturday.

Uptick in crime keeping Saratoga Springs police busy

Saratoga Springs police are keeping busy this week after multiple crimes in a short period of time -- an armed robbery, numerous car break-ins, and now a burglary at a hotel.

State police warn of 'Grandparents Scams'

This is when someone calls an elderly person, pretending to be a relative in trouble like a grandson or granddaughter. The relative asks to be fed money and that they please keep it a secret from parents.

Saratoga Springs police seek armed robbery suspect

Police in Saratoga Springs have released a surveillance picture from an armed robbery earlier this week.

Police probe car break-ins in Saratoga Springs

Police in Saratoga Springs are investigating a series of car break-ins.

Niskayuna mapmaker goes old-school with Capital Region students

When people need directions, most turn to smartphone apps like MapQuest or Google Maps. What if your phone died? Would you know how to read a paper map? Do you even have one in your car?  Chances are you don't.

Mechanicville reflects on tornado 20 years later

Thursday marks the 20th anniversary of a day people in the area will never forget.

State Police search for driver in Clifton Park bicycle hit and run

State Police are searching for a driver in a Clifton Park car bicycle accident that happened on May 30 around 9:20 a.m

New York Lottery introduces newest Capital Region millionaires

The Capital Region has two new millionaires.

Police: Mayfield man had drugs, explosives in home

A Mayfield man who allegedly had homemade explosives, marijuana and fireworks, has been arrested.

Gansevoort man charged with DWI after crashing car with kids

A Gansevoort man has been charged with felony DWI after allegedly crashing his car in Washington County while two kids were in the vehicle.

Police investigate knife-point robbery at Saratoga Stewart's

Police in Saratoga Springs are investigating a knife-point robbery at a Stewart's Shop. They say someone held up the store at 521 Broadway around 1 a.m. Tuesday.

Downed tree cleared on major Ballston Spa road

The main road in Ballston Spa is back open, after a tree and wires came down across Route 50 and blocked morning traffic Tuesday.

Are American youth grasping Memorial Day?

At the 19th Annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Gerald B. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, many people were wondering if American youth are grasping the importance of the national observance

Man improving after surviving Ballston Lake fire

A man that was badly injured in a house fire in Ballston Lake earlier this month is improving. Glenn Broadbent was able to sit up Sunday and even took a brief walk.

Hadley woman killed in rollover crash

A rollover crash has killed a Hadley woman.

Amazon Prime soon releasing locally filmed series

Dozens of people headed to Bow Tie Cinemas for the premiere of "The Adventures of Snow White and Rose Red."

The Victoria Pool in Saratoga State Park opens early for the holiday weekend

Saratoga Spa State Park is home to two of the city's public pools. The Victoria Pool opened earlier this year and came just in time for Memorial Day. The other pool, the Peerless Pool is undergoing a $2.9 million renovation and expected to open by the end of June.

Veterans honored at Saratoga National Cemetery

Those who made the ultimate sacrifice were honored ahead of Memorial Day in Saratoga County on Saturday.

Final gun show being held in Saratoga Springs

Over the last 34 years, David Petronis has brought his gun show into the Saratoga City Center 107 times. There won't be a 108th.

Saratoga County woman charged with felony DWI in Lake George

A Saratoga County woman is charged with felony DWI in Warren County.

'So Outdoorsy' takes the work out of camping so you can relax

It's the unofficial start to summer and if camping is on your warm weather to-do list but you don't have the gear - or want the hassle - a new company in Saratoga can help.

Poisoned bald eagle released back into wild after rehab

As bald eagles make a comeback here in the Capital Region, they are facing a new threat, lead poisoning.

Jury: Negligence was not substantial factor in death of bullied teen

A jury has found the South Glens Falls School District guilty of negligence in handling bullying involving Jacob Taras -- and not guilty on negligence being a substantial factor in Taras' pain and suffering or in his death.

'Sleeper Creeper' sentenced to 30 years in prison

The man found guilty of sneaking into homes and watching people sleep was sentenced to 30 years behind bars Friday.

Government looks to seize Halfmoon properties in NXIVM investigation

Court documents show the properties involved are 8 Hale Drive and 127 Grenadier Court in Halfmoon.

Black bear spotted in Saratoga County

There's been another black bear sighting in the area, this time in Saratoga County.

Shmaltz sells Saratoga County brewery

Shmaltz has sold its Saratoga County brewery to a New York City craft brewer. The deal includes the equipment and the facility on Fairchild Square in Clifton Park.

Police: Wrong-way Northway driver was drunk

A Gansevoort man is accused of driving drunk and going the wrong way on the Northway.

Shen students design anti-DWI billboard

The Shenendehowa community is targeting drinking and driving in a big way.

Capital Region colleges holding graduation ceremonies

It's a big weekend for college graduations in the Capital Region.

Police identify man hit and killed by train in Rensselaer County

Police are identifying the man hit and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday night in Rensselaer County. He is 27-year-old Thomas Brust of Mechanicville.

Saratoga County sheriff, schools partner up in name of safety

A new partnership has formed between the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office and school districts in the county. It's in the name of school safety.

Hudson Falls man adds conspiracy to rape and assault guilty plea

After he already pleaded guilty to rape and assault, 20-year-old Hudson Falls native Kyle Shultz is now pleading guilty to second-degree conspiracy.

Mechanicville police ask dog walkers to help 'sniff out' crime

Police in Mechanicville are trotting out a new idea they hope will get more people involved in sniffing out crime in their neighborhoods. The plan is using dog walkers to fight crime. They say people are already out and about walking their animals and they could use an extra set of eyes.

Corinth woman accused of making up false rape claim

A woman from Corinth claimed she was raped. Now, state police say her story was false.

Wilton woman crowned 'Mother of the Year' at Albany's Tulip Festival

There's a new top mom in the Capital Region. The 20th annual Mother of the Year contest was held Sunday at Albany's Tulip Festival. It honored five finalists, who are nominated by loved ones.

Police: Saratoga Springs man tried to hide marijuana in woods

A Saratoga Springs man is behind bars, accused of trying to hide marijuana in the woods.

Board asks for more time to purchase Milton Boy Scout camp

There is still hope that the Town of Milton could purchase a 300 acre property in Saratoga County known as Camp Boyhaven.