Ballston Spa's 'Uncle Fester' shaves head in honor of friend who suffered from childhood cancer

Albany teen accused of stealing guns from Corinth home

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Ballston Spa man sentenced for child porn

Saratoga County mom charged in connection with death of 18-month-old daughter

This is the suspect police are looking for.

Police: Suspect using stolen debit, credit card

Mechanicville woman accused of driving drunk while son was in car

A Mechanicville woman is accused of driving drunk with her 1-year-old son in the car.

Queensbury widow, police say husband's friend scammed them out of thousands

Keri Sherman wants her alleged scammer to be arrested so her late husband can get justice.

Five people escape Mechanicville house fire

A fire caused extensive damage to a home in Mechanicville.

Boxing community coming together in Saratoga Springs to support paralyzed icon

A boxing show Saturday night in Saratoga Springs will benefit area boxing legend, Bob Miller, who was paralyzed in a car accident in October.

Man dies in Northumberland home fire

A man has died after a fire broke out at his home in Saratoga County.

Saratoga Springs says farewell to Jupiter, four-legged police officer

Jupiter has been patrolling the streets of Saratoga Springs for 14 years.

Wilton bank fire blamed on faulty electrical outlet

The fire that destroyed the Adirondack Trust Company branch on Route 9 in Wilton was caused by a faulty electrical outlet under a teller station.

Saratoga County couple sentenced in child sexual abuse case

A Saratoga County couple was sentenced Wednesday in connection with the sexual abuse of five kids. Michael and Jeanne Mosher received 40 years to life in prison.

Saratoga Springs plow operators, police, pizza deliverers out so you don't have to be

Saratoga Springs plow operators say blizzard of 2017 is among the worst they've seen.

Snowstorm challenges firefighters trying to save Wilton bank

The snowstorm proved detrimental to firefighters in Wilton Tuesday afternoon. Adirondack Trust bank on Route 9 caught fire around 2:15 p.m.

Family of well-liked woman offers reminder of deadly consequences of drunken driving

A local family is sharing a traveling reminder of the violent, deadly consequences of drunken driving.

Clifton Park fire blamed on decorative fireplace

CLIFTON PARK - The fire at a Clifton Park apartment complex Sunday afternoon started when residents of one of the apartments tried build a fire in fireplace that is supposed to be for decoration.

Clifton Park man facing child pornography charges

A Clifton Park man faces child pornography charges. David Chank, 71, is accused of possessing and promoting a sexual performance by a child.

Alleged Saratoga County knife-wielders caught

Deputies arrested a group of four in Milton after an alleged knifepoint kidnapping and double break-in. The sheriff says it was over drugs.

State trooper dies from 9/11 related illness

A state trooper has died from an illness he got in the days after 9/11.

Fire damages Clifton Park apartment building

A fire tore through a Clifton Park apartment complex on Sunday afternoon, displacing a number of families. Fire crews say they're still trying to figure out what caused the building at the Twin Lakes Apartments to go up in flames. Luckily, no one was hurt.

Shen hosts drug take back event

The Shenendehowa school district is doing its part to get prescription drugs off the streets.

Nearly 1 million boxes of Girl Scout Cookies arrive in Capital Region

Almost one million boxes of Girl Scout Cookies were in the Capital Region on Friday. Hundreds of volunteers converged on Clifton Park to pick up their inventory of cookies, so scouts can make sure you get the Samoas, Thin Mints and other treats you ordered.

More wind, more power outages in Saratoga, Warren, Washington counties

High winds knocked down trees in Warren, Washington and Saratoga counties, causing power and traffic light outages.

Three people accused of inciting bowling alley riot

Two DJs and a promoter are now facing charges, accused of inciting a riot at Spare Time Bowling in Halfmoon. Hundreds of people were involved in that brawl that broke out early Sunday morning.

Gov. Cuomo's shared services plan draws criticism

Governor Andrew Cuomo wants local governments to come up with plans to share services. However, Republican Senator Kathy Marchione of Halfmoon says local municipalities are saying they already do.

Cohoes woman accused of Waterford break-in, assault

A 32-year-old woman is accused of breaking into a home, assaulting a person inside in the process. Police say Rebecca Valente of Cohoes and another person forced their way into a home on 3rd Avenue in Waterford. They allegedly assaulted the victim and caused damage to the home.

Adam Levine of Maroon 5, 'Voice' spotted in Saratoga Springs

Adam Levine performs at the Times Union Center tonight. But he arrived a day early and was seen in Saratoga Springs.

Saratoga Springs police release new video of brazen bank robber

Saratoga Springs police are hoping a short clip of surveillance video will lead them to a bank robber.

Police: Woman crashed while high with kids in tow

A Saratoga County woman is under arrest, after police say she drove while high on drugs and crashed her car with two young children in it.

Police, town investigate Halfmoon bowling alley fight, alleged code violations

The Town of Halfmoon cited Spare Time for 18 alleged violations after a private party involving more than 800 people was broken up by police.

Three arrested following brawl at Spare Time Lanes

Police say there was a private event taking place, and the crowd of 800-plus people had become unruly. Several fights broke out, and people started damaging property.

South High Marathon Dance raises new record of more than $800,000 for charity

Hundreds of South Glens Falls High School students raised a new record, of over $800,000 in this year’s South High Marathon dance. 

Saratoga Springs police looking for bank robber

Police in Saratoga Springs are looking for the man who robbed a bank Saturday afternoon.

South Glens Falls dance marathon dedicated to fallen trooper

A New York high school's annual dance marathon is being dedicated to a fallen state trooper who was struck by a car and killed while on duty last year.

Cleanup continues after high winds

Cleanup is still underway in Clifton Park following Thursday's wind storm. Dozens of trees fell through town, knocking out power to thousands.

Fire forces evacuation of Clifton Park Center

There was a fire in Clifton Park Center late Thursday night.

South Glens Falls dance marathon dedicated to fallen trooper

 A New York high school's annual dance marathon is being dedicated to a fallen state trooper who was struck by a car and killed while on duty last year.

High winds turn deadly for horses; damage homes

Falling trees damaged numerous homes and knocked out power to much of Clifton Park. In Greenfield, two horses were killed by falling trees and wires.

Halfmoon crash sends four people to hospital

wo cars crashed in Halfmoon Wednesday, sending four people to the hospital.

Powerball ticket worth $50,000 sold in Clifton Park

A Powerball ticket worth $50,000 was sold in Clifton Park. The ticket for the March 1 drawing matched four out of five numbers and the Powerball.

Corinth student accused of making threatening statements

A Corinth High School student is accused of making threatening statements at his school. While police say no direct threats were made, 17-year-old Thomas Ouimet is facing harassment charges.

Halfmoon man headed to prison for killing cat

 A Halfmoon man is heading to prison for intentionally killing his neighbor's cat.

National tour of 'Wicked' brings Ballston Spa grad home

March 1 marks a big night at Proctors. The award winning musical, "Wicked," opens a two-week run. This marks the third time "Wicked" has played Proctors. It was there for four weeks in 2009 and two weeks in 2012. Even if you've seen it before, those involved with the production say there are many reasons to see it again. That includes a home-grown talent.

Saratoga Springs moves forward with trail plans; lifelong resident says Geyser plan dangerous

Saratoga Springs is eager to move forward with the Geyser Road Trail, but some residents say it'd be too dangerous.

Man pleads guilty in Albany County to selling, renting homes he didn't own

Zarak Ali, the man accused in a multi-county scheme to rent and sell houses that he didn't own, has now pleaded guilty in Albany County.

$2.2 billion power line could run through Capital Region

Lawmakers are talking about a $2.2 billion, 1,000-megawatt electrical line that could run through the Capital Region.

State Supreme Court dismisses appeal of man convicted in 2012 Northway crash

The state Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal from the man convicted of manslaughter and drunken driving in the 2012 death of two high school students.

Police search for car in Moreau crash

State police need your help finding a car they say drove off after an accident in Moreau. They say back on February 11 around 4:15 a.m., a car hit a mailbox and telephone pole on State Route 9 northbound and Pine Road, taking wires down with it.

More than 250 kids blast off on simulated space mission at MiSci

Thanks to a $10,000 grant from GlobalFoundries, more than 250 kids from local Boys and Girls Clubs got to experience MiSci in Schenectady.

Ice fishing goes on at Lake George elsewhere despite record high temperatures

People could be found ice fishing in record warmth on Lake George, Saratoga Lake and Moreau Lake on Friday.

Capital Region basks in the glow of a warm winter's day

The unseasonably warm weather has many of us throwing open the windows and getting outside. With another month left to winter, sunny skies and temperatures in the 60s seem to be the perfect cure for cabin fever.

Winfrey to speak at Skidmore commencement

 Oprah Winfrey will be a speaker at the graduation ceremony for an upstate New York college that some graduates of her South African school attended.

Constituents hold town hall meeting without congresswoman

There were more than 200 people at the meeting. Some had to be turned away. This, for a meeting Congresswoman Elise Stefanik didn't set up. Organizers say they're just concerned citizens who tried to get a meeting with Stefanik but couldn't, so they set one up without her

Man accused of collecting $10,000 in illegal unemployment benefits

State police say a Glens Falls man racked up $10,327 in unemployment while still on the job. Sean Beers, 38, is now charged with felony grand larceny.

Many left town hall wanting more from Tonko

Overflow crowds came to support Rep. Tonko (20 C.D.) but wanted more specifics about what's going on in Washington D.C.

Harness racing returns to Saratoga Springs a little early this year

Harness racing returns to Saratoga Casino Hotel as competition comes from Rivers Casino in Schenectady.

Police announce more arrests in Saratoga Springs raid

Police in Saratoga announce more charges tied to a drug raid earlier this month on Cherry Street.

Monday morning crash snarls Northway traffic

An early morning crash on the Northway snarled traffic and sent one person to the hospital. It happened on the southbound side of the Northway, north of Exit 11 just before 8 a.m. Monday morning.

300+ performers entertain crowd at Saratoga Springs ‘Flurry Festival’

The annual "Flurry Festival" was held at the Saratoga Hilton and City Center. Over 300 musicians and performers gather for a three-day jam session. Festival goers say it's a nice mid-winter pick me up.

Leaders of all faiths and backgrounds meet to discuss hate

Members of different religious and ethnic backgrounds gathered for a forum about hate in Saratoga Springs Sunday afternoon.

Stillwater man charged with tampering with evidence

A man is charged with tampering with evidence after a hit and run in the town of Stillwater.

Stillwater man accused of paying someone to kill girlfriend

A Stillwater man is under arrest, accused of paying someone to kill his girlfriend. State police say 46-year-old Richard Morin Jr. posted an ad online, seeking a woman to kill his girlfriend while he watched.

Man takes plea deals in scheme to rent homes he didn't own

Zarak Ali, the man accused of a multi-county scheme to rent and sell houses that he didn't own, took a plea deal in Rensselaer County Court on Friday.

Mechanicville house fire under investigation

 Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a house fire.