Stillwater police collecting cell phones for domestic violence victims

Stillwater police collecting cell phones for domestic violence victims

Battle of Saratoga surrender

Schuylerville marking 240th anniversary of British surrender

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SPAC slashes NYC Ballet's residency to 1 week

Schuylerville man accused of rape

Skidmore student bringing equity, inclusion and equality to forefront

Release postponed for man jailed in 2005 attempted kidnapping

There is a new development in the case of the man who tried to kidnap a Saratoga Springs running star back in 2005. NewsChannel 13's Mark Mulholland has learned that John Regan's release from prison has been postponed.

Saratoga County man pleads guilty to killing wife

A Hadley man accused of using an ax to beat his wife to death has now entered a guilty plea.

Saratoga County mom sentenced for crash that killed daughter

The Saratoga County mother who drove under the influence of drugs, causing the crash that killed her daughter, was sentenced Thursday to state prison.

Female cops work to break law enforcement's 'glass ceiling'

According to the state Division of Criminal Justice Services, 14-percent of all the sworn officers across the state are women.

Code Blue shelter won’t be ready in time for freezing temps

Saratoga Springs will not have a permanent Code Blue shelter by the time temperatures drop below freezing.

Proposed outdoor trail prompts lawsuits

The village of Ballston Spa, two residents and a business are suing Saratoga Springs over the Geyser Road Trail. The trail is part of the city's plan to connect walking, hiking and biking trails.

Woman’s final mission to help future people at the end of life

As the battle over the right to die continues, there's another battle at end of life – the battle to get people to embrace palliative or comfort care.

Hadley man accused of killing wife with ax says no to plea deal

Michael Norton has until Thursday to accept an offer of 20-years-to-life in exchange for pleading guilty to his wife's murder.

Saratoga Springs police chief writes book about Spa City's true crime

Saratoga Springs Police Chief Greg Veitch has authored a book about Spa City's true crime and corruption.

Bill targets Columbus Day

An Assembly Member from Brooklyn just introduced a bill that would change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's day.

Wilton death no longer deemed suspicious

Police now say a death at a home on Cheyenne Court in Wilton is no longer suspicious.

Woman killed after being hit by tractor trailer

State police are investigating an early morning crash that killed a woman. They say she walked in front of the path of a tractor trailer on the Northway.

Police: Neighbor shoots neighbor in Moreau

Neighbors say there was an outdoor party at 16 Laurel Road in the hours before the shooting that landed the homeowner at Albany Medical Center Hospital.

Saratoga Co. community helps victims of barn fire

The Saratoga County community is helping the owners of a farm where a barn burned to the ground get back on their feet.

Special Olympics New York holds softball event in Mechanicville

Some overcast skies didn't stop hundreds of softball players from taking to the field Saturday in Mechanicville.

Clifton Park Fire Department celebrates 80th birthday

The Clifton Park Fire Department celebrated its 80th birthday on Saturday.

Sailor faces animal cruelty charge

Aaron Brinkley, 30, an active duty sailor stationed in Saratoga Springs, faces a single felony count of aggravated animal cruelty after police say he beat his Boston Terrier to death by repeatedly hitting, kicking, and striking it with a hammer.

Saratoga Springs' ban on kids selling water may be short-lived

Saratoga Springs' ban on kids selling water outside Saratoga Race Course might be cast aside before next racing season, says a commissioner on the city council.

911 malfunction affects three counties

911 service was disrupted in Albany, Rensselaer and Saratoga Counties due to illegal digging.

Police: Dog died after being punched, kicked, hit with hammer

Police say a dog was punched, kicked and hit with a hammer in Saratoga Springs. The dog was killed.

No 'Polar Express' train in Saratoga Springs this year

A train ride to the North Pole from Saratoga Springs won't be happening this year. The company that runs The Polar Express tells NewsChannel 13 there is no schedule for the Saratoga-North Creek Railway this winter.

Mechanicville woman sentenced for stealing from employer

A Mechanicville woman will spend two to six years in prison for stealing half a million dollars from her employer.

Piers of 1930s Cohoes-Waterford Bridge demolished

The new Cohoes-Waterford Bridge was closed for about a half hour around 10 a.m. Thursday morning. Around 3,400 pounds of dynamite was being used to take down the last six piers of the old bridge.

Debate over Saratoga Springs government gets heated as vote nears

Saratoga Springs voters are getting mail this week from a city council-appointed charter review commission, but the council doesn't approve of the mail.

Saratoga County communities release tax proposals

Taxpayers in Saratoga Springs and Clifton Park now have an idea how much they’ll be paying in taxes next year.

Troy woman accused of drunken driving with kids in tow

A Troy woman is accused of drunken driving with two children in her car. Police tell NewsChannel 13 they pulled over Dana Crispell in Stillwater for failing to keep right.

Previously scheduled shooter drill held at Saratoga Race Course

There were paintball guns drawn, shots fired and wounded victims Tuesday at Saratoga Race Course in the name of police and firefighter training.

Man charged in August crash that killed teen

A man now faces several charges including DWI and vehicular manslaughter, for a crash that left a teen dead last August.

In Depth: Living a life of zero waste

A Saratoga County woman fills a Mason jar, not a trash can, with her garbage. This happens not once a week, not once a month -- but every several months. NewsChannel 13’s Abigail Bleck invited her into her home to determine what it takes to live a zero waste life.

Four arrested after online threat to Ballston Spa High School

Investigators aren't saying if a specific person or group was targeted in the online threat.

Clifton Park teacher survives Las Vegas massacre

Alicia Bemis of Clifton Park, who survived the Las Vegas massacre Sunday night, says when gunshots rang out, she didn't know where they were coming from and didn't know which way to run.

Dozens show support for American flag in Saratoga Springs

Dozens came out to Congress Park on Sunday to show their respect and support for the American flag.

Vehicle in Halfmoon not considered suspicious

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Department alerted the public to a suspicious vehicle off of Harris Road in Halfmoon on Saturday.

Mechanicville event helps pets impacted by hurricanes

While help is pouring in for people in Florida and Texas affected by the recent hurricanes, one local group is making sure the furry friends in those states get help too.

Reward offered for info in Waterford abduction attempt case

Town of Waterford officials are offering a $1,000 reward for anyone with information on who was behind a possible attempted abduction, Wednesday night.

Saratoga Springs high schooler charged with making terroristic threat

A student at Saratoga Springs High School is charged with making a terroristic threat. Police say the 16-year-old boy posted a threat against the school on Snapchat, Friday morning.

Saratoga Springs hotel aims to be destination of well-heeled travelers

Developers hope their $50 million gamble on restoring The Adelphi hotel will pay off.

Dannemora manhunt commander talks new book

Two convicted murderers were on the loose in the vast Adirondacks. And it was the job of Major Charles Guess to find them.  

Shen school bus crashes with dozens of kids on board

A Shenendehowa school bus got into an accident on Thursday afternoon. This happened around 3:30 p.m. on Route 146 at Fire Road, near the Exit 9 ramp.

Passengers in Lake George boat crash plead guilty to reduced charges in drug case

Two of the passengers on Alex West's boat, arrested on drug charges in Saratoga Springs, have pleaded guilty to reduced charges.

Cuomo advances tighter fentanyl legislation

Governor Andrew Cuomo announces new actions to fight the fentanyl crisis.

Waterford police investigate attempted abduction report

Two 7-year-old boys in Waterford say someone tried to kidnap them.

Brunswick man accused of sexually abusing young kids indicted

A Brunswick man accused of sexually abusing young children at a McDonald’s was indicted on Wednesday.

Solar array to help supply Saratoga Springs' power

Saratoga Springs is saving some green by going green. The city officially opened its new solar array on Tuesday.

Deadly car, pedestrian accident under investigation in Moreau

State police are investigating an accident that killed a pedestrian in Saratoga County.

Former NFLer from Saratoga Springs tackles controversy over player protests

A former NFL player from Saratoga Springs and a state assemblyman from Queensbury have differing views on players protesting during games.

Hot weather making parts of Capital Region 'buggy'

This unusual extension of summer like weather is driving some areas of the Capital Region a little "buggy."

Sheriff's office: $1 million worth of pot plants seized

The sheriff would not say where specifically the plants were found

Hundreds gather in Clifton Park for Nick's Run

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Hundreds gathered Sunday in Clifton Park for the eighth annual Nick's Run To Be Healed event.

Saratoga Springs event shines light on suicide awareness

More than 1,500 people came together on Sunday, many of them survivors or individuals with a personal connection to someone who took their own life.

Teen injured, dog killed in Wilton accident

A 17-year-old is injured and a dog is dead after an incident involving an Amtrak train near Daniels Road.

Giant gourds take center stage in Saratoga Springs

Giant gourds were the name of the game Saturday in Saratoga Springs.

Moose spotted in Edinburg

With the gorgeous weather the Capital Region enjoyed on Friday, everyone and everything was out enjoying it.

Teens plead not guilty to Mechanicville murder

Nikolai Mavashev and Joseph Broscko said very little in Saratoga County Court on Friday. Both pled not guilty in connection with the murder of 19-year-old David Feliciano.

Man found dead in Sacandaga Lake

A man has been found dead in Sacandaga Lake.

Identity thief sought in Saratoga County

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Department is asking for help to catch an identity thief.

Two people hospitalized in Moreau crash

Two people have been injured in a head on crash in Saratoga County.

Saratoga County Sheriff using K9s and education to fight opioid crisis

Four legged-deputies assist two legged officers in searching for and seizing narcotics.

Saratoga Auto Auction revs up Friday

In the city where horses are king, it's all about horsepower this weekend.

Saratoga County teens indicted for murder

Two teens from Saratoga County have been indicted on murder charges in connection with the death of 19-year-old David Feliciano.