Police identify man hit and killed by train in Rensselaer County

Police identify man hit and killed by train in Rensselaer County

Capital Region colleges holding graduation ceremonies

Capital Region colleges holding graduation ceremonies

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Saratoga County sheriff, schools partner up in name of safety

Corinth woman accused of making up false rape claim

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Mother Lovin' 5K sees biggest turnout ever

It was much more than just a Sunday in the park. The joggers, walkers, and strollers who gathered in Saratoga Springs were honoring mothers and doing for others. They were celebrating life, past and present.

Students help release trout into Geyser Creek

Third grader Abby Tellstone ventured out into the rushing waters all in the name of education.

Collision center owner sentenced in crash that left friend a quadriplegic

The owner of a well-known chain of area businesses went before the judge Friday to find out if he was going to prison for causing a crash that left a friend a quadriplegic.

Cuomo: Underwood should stay in place

A rarity at the state Capitol, Senator Jim Tedisco, a Republican, says he agrees with Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, regarding New York's acting Attorney General Barbara Underwood.

Attempted kidnapper, rapist to remain behind bars for now

A man convicted of trying to kidnap a Saratoga High School athlete in 2005 and raping a woman in Connecticut is back in court.

Shots fired at Glens Falls motel

An Arkansas man was arrested after firing a gun at a Glens Falls motel.

Police: Ballston Spa woman was too drunk to drive 3x over

State police say they caught a Ballston Spa woman allegedly driving three times over the legal limit.

Thieves try to use stolen IDs from recent car break-ins

Investigators believe the crime spree could be the work of a national crime ring called the Felony Lane Gang.

Closing looming, Milton scrambles again to come up with money for former scout camp

The Milton Town Board is trying to come up with $500,000 more to complete purchase of Camp Boyhaven.

Lake Local plans fundraiser

The owners of a restaurant on Saratoga Lake are planning a fundraiser later this month for their staff.

Police: Woman showed up drunk to pick kid up from school

A woman is under arrest after she allegedly showed up drunk to pick her child up from school.

Glens Falls man, 21, graduates from Siena while working as full-time cop

The youngest officer of the Mechanicville Police Department graduates this weekend from Siena College.

Brazen daytime smash and grabs may be part of nationwide gang

Police in a number of counties are investigating smash and grabs at a daycare and two local little leagues and it could all be connected to a nationwide gang.

Owners of GlobalFoundries, elected leaders, bullish on company's Malta future

The CEO of Mubadala Investment Company, owner of GlobalFoundries visited Malta's Fab 8 Monday.

Stillwater woman celebrating 109th birthday

NewsChannel 13 wishes a very happy birthday to Dorothy McClements of Stillwater.

Power crews make progress after Friday's storms

Power outages persist several days after storms. 

Malta comes together after fatal fire

Community members are coming together for a Malta family after a fatal house fire.

Thousands of race fans celebrate Kentucky Derby in Saratoga

Thousands of race fans came out to celebrate the 144th annual Kentucky Derby in Saratoga Springs  Saturday. Viewing parties across the area brought locals out to watch the race and join in the festivities.

Malta cleans up after Friday night storm

Friday night's severe weather took down trees and crushed cars.

Deadly Malta fire remains under investigation

It's still not known what started a deadly fire on Woodshire Court in Malta earlier this week. NewsChannel 13 continues to check with investigators for updates.

Wilton woman accused of leaving young kids home alone

A Wilton woman is facing charges for allegedly leaving her children home while she went to work. Wendi Farrington is charged with endangering the welfare of a child.

Saratoga County bridge dedicated to fallen trooper Tim Pratt

The Trooper Timothy Pratt Memorial Bridge was dedicated on Thursday morning. It's the Ballard Road bridge over Exit 16 of the Northway.

Investigators believe deadly Malta fire was accidental

A deadly fire in Saratoga County remains under investigation, but so far investigators say there is no sign of any suspicious activity. There is talk of perhaps a faulty lamp, but that's not official.

One person dead after Malta house fire

A Wednesday night fire in Malta has killed a man who was battling cerebral palsy.

Owner of last free-standing Howard Johnson's pleads not guilty to sexually abusing staff

A longtime businessman in Warren County pleads not guilty to felony sexual assault allegations.

Beloved tree cut down in Congress Park

SARATOGA SPRINGS - An iconic tree in Saratoga Springs' Congress Park is now just a pile of wood and memories.

National Racing Hall of Fame showcasing NYRA history

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame is showcasing the history of the New York Racing Association this month.

Four local law enforcement officers arrested

Three Galway police officers and a deputy with the Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office are all facing charges.

Gideon Putnam hotel reopens after major flooding from broken pipe

The Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs finally reopened on Tuesday. As NewsChannel 13 has been reporting, the hotel had to shut down in mid-January after a water pipe broke, causing major flooding in the basement.

Gas prices on the rise

People in the Capital District may have noticed their wallets are a little lighter due to an increase in gas prices.

Mayfield man accused of sexually abusing young child

A Mayfield man is accused of sexually abusing a young child.

Electrical problem blamed for fire at popular Saratoga Springs restaurant

Investigators say an electrical malfunction is to blame for the fire at the Lake Local restaurant on Union Avenue in Saratoga Springs.

Breast cancer survivors honored in Saratoga Springs

An event was held at Holiday Inn on Saturday to honor those who survived breast cancer. 

The games go on for Corinth Little League

Just last week, the Corinth Little League's clubhouse caught on fire. With opening day approaching, many thought it was game over.

Accused of plotting to kill woman he raped, Hudson Falls man mulls offer of 33 to 43 years

Kyle Shultz of Hudson Falls has until Wednesday to weigh a plea offer for raping a woman then allegedly plotting to kill her.

Saratoga Springs man accused of biting off part of brother's ear during fight

Scott Conniff is charged with assault and menacing.

'Blue Friday' honors those who protect and serve

Blue Friday marked at four spots in the Capital Region for fallen officers.

Suspect sought in Saratoga County robbery

The search is on for a robbery suspect in Saratoga County.

State Sen. Kathy Marchione discusses decision to not seek re-election

State Senator Kathy Marchione is talking about her decision not to run for re-election.

Marchione won't seek another term in New York State Senate

Republican New York State Senator Kathy Marchione has announced she will not seek another term in the 43rd District.

Website names Saratoga Springs one of best small cities in U.S.

Saratoga Springs was named one of top 30 best small cities in United States by website

Moreau contractor accused of stealing from potential investor

A local contractor is accused of grand larceny.  State police say Adam Mullin, who owns Adirondack Renovations in Moreau, stole $10,000 from a potential investor.

Bail denied for Saratoga County man accused of shooting girlfriend

A Saratoga County man accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head with a shotgun has been denied bail. Stephen Lerario went before a judge on Monday.

Saratoga County man admits to raping complete stranger

A Saratoga County man has admitted to raping a complete stranger.

Terminally ill teen gets honorary diploma

A terminally ill sophomore at Shenendehowa High School got to cross another item off his bucket list on Sunday.

Saratoga area men have horse racing in Kentucky Derby

The men from the Saratoga area are partners in Don't Tell My Wife Stables. Their horse, My Boy Jack, will race at the upcoming Kentucky Deby at Churchill downs on May 5, 2018.

Fire ravages Corinth Little League clubhouse

The Corinth Little League complex was heavily damaged by a fire Friday morning.

Some schools threaten protesting students with disciplinary action

Students across the country left the classroom on Friday participating in rallies against gun violence. Some Capital Region kids took part at their own risk.

Backlash to Cuomo's executive order on voting rights for felons on parole

Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple says most inmates do not exercise the right to vote and says the same will happen with felons on parole

Ballston Spa man facing child pornography charges

A Ballston Spa man is facing child pornography charges.  The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office arrested 20-year-old Nicholas Hall Thursday morning after raiding his apartment on South Street.

Capital Region students to participate in another gun violence walkout

Students at schools across the country and in the Capital Region will once again walk out of school on Friday. They are demanding comprehensive gun violence legislation on both the state and federal level. That includes raising the age to buy guns and improving background checks.

Teens sentenced for Mechanicville murder

Two teenagers have been sentenced in a Mechanicville murder. Joseph Brosko got 18 years to life and Nikolai Mavashev got 20 years to life in connection with the death of 19-year-old David Feliciano. Both men previously pleaded guilty.

Man sentenced in Moreau crash that killed teen

Christopher Miranda was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison Wednesday, after pleading guilty to manslaughter, vehicular assault and aggravated DWI.

Ballston residents reject sewer project proposal

UPDATED: People in the Town of Ballston overwhelmingly rejected a proposed sewer project.

Scammers posing as IRS representatives target victims on tax day

Two different versions of the scam phone calls were sent to us but both had similar messages. The alleged representatives claim the person they are calling has committed tax fraud, owes money and police officers will make arrest.

Clifton Park man admits to killing dog, tossing it in dumpster

A Clifton Park man admits to killing a dog like this one and throwing it in a dumpster.