Shen student passes away after battle with cancer

Shen student passes away after battle with cancer

Galway town supervisor dies in accident

Galway town supervisor dies in accident

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Peerless Pool to open on Saturday

South Glens Falls under boil water advisory

New Saratoga Springs ICE arrests have activists worried

Clifton Park man sentenced for killing dog

A man from Clifton Park was sentenced Friday to two years in jail for killing a dog and throwing it in a dumpster.

Crews battle fire at Saratoga County transfer station

Crews are battling a fire at a transfer station in Saratoga County. It broke out around 1:40 a.m. at the Hiram Hollow Transfer Station.

Blaze Pizza giving away free pies at new Clifton Park location

A new Blaze Pizza location is now open. At Blaze, you get to decide which sauces and toppings go on your pie.

Parkgoers angry over Park Department's response to parasite

NewsChannel 13 has been in touch with state parks. People we have talked to with kids with the rashes say they have been trying to make sure officials know about this, but parks say they don't have many reports. In fact, they say still just the original two complaints have been filed.

Unique glass museum 'floating' through Capital Region

A unique "floating museum" is making several stops in the Capital Region. The GlassBarge from the Corning Museum of Glass is not made of glass, though. Instead, they make glass on it.

Saratoga County singer won’t let cystic fibrosis stand in the way of her dreams

What's your passion? What's that one hobby or pastime that fuels your soul? Now imagine having a medical condition that could take it from you.

Swimmer's Itch causing problems at area lakes

A day at the beach turns into days of discomfort. Nine year old Anna Mann celebrated her birthday at Moreau Lake State Park this past weekend. She went home with a bad case of swimmer's itch.

Man admits to role in threat that mentioned Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central Schools

A man from Ballston Lake pleaded guilty to attempting to make a terroristic threat.

Judge denies youthful offender status for Clifton Park teen accused of sex crimes

A Clifton Park teen appeared before a judge Tuesday afternoon to learn his fate. Taylor Pierre is accused of several crimes - including trying to convince underage girls to send him explicit photos and videos on social media. 

Former Stillwater mayor sentenced for downloading child pornography

In April, he pleaded guilty to five counts of possession of child porn.

K9 helps police nab Moreau burglary suspect

It was a rude homecoming for a woman in Moreau Monday. She says she arrived home to find items stolen and the sound of someone quickly running away.

Cleanup continues for areas hardest hit by Monday's storms

Crews were continuing to clean up in parts of the Capital Region affected by Monday's storms.

Severe storms cause damage in Capital Region

The extreme heat and humidity fueled thunderstorms on Monday. As of Monday evening, there were reports of trees and wires down in Saratoga, Rensselaer, Bennington and Washington counties.

Saratoga County crash kills motorcyclist

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead after a head-on collision on Route 67.

Suspected Saratoga Springs bank robber already behind bars

Police in Saratoga Springs track down a suspected bank robber and find him already behind bars.

Job fair being held for Saratoga Race Course

Opening day at Saratoga Race Course is just over a month away, on July 20.

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

A funeral service was held Friday for a retired state trooper. Trooper Charles Salaway died last Saturday from an illness he developed after working at the World Trade Center site following 9/11.

Car plunges into Mohawk River

A car plunged into the Mohawk River in Waterford on Wednesday afternoon. It happened right at the boat launch.

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.

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

Mechanicville reflects on tornado 20 years later

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

Police: Mayfield man had drugs, explosives in home

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

New York Lottery introduces newest Capital Region millionaires

The Capital Region has two new millionaires.

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.

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.

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.

Hadley woman killed in rollover crash

A rollover crash has killed a Hadley woman.

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.

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

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.

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."

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.

Veterans honored at Saratoga National Cemetery

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

'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.