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Victims identified in Schoharie County plane crash


MLB employee killed in Schoharie County crash


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Autopsies planned for Schoharie County plane crash victims

Officials: 3 killed in small plane crash in Schoharie County

Small plane crashes in Schoharie County

Teenage girl charged with arson

A teenage girl has been charged in connection with fires in Summit, Schoharie County.


Schoharie man sentenced for defrauding FEMA during Hurricane Irene

A Schoharie man is sentenced for defrauding FEMA after Hurricane Irene. The U.S. Attorney's office says Scott Clapper Jr. submitted false documents after the storm made his home uninhabitable.


Police: 13-year-old boy threatened Walmart customers with pellet gun

Cobleskill police got a call Tuesday night for a suspect pointing a gun at people in Walmart. Officers took him into custody without anyone getting hurt. Police say it turned out to be a 13-year-old boy with mental health issues who was armed with a pellet gun.

Police say a 13-year-old boy was using this stolen pellet gun to threaten customers inside the Cobleskill Walmart on Tuesday evening.

State police investigate car fire in Summit

There's been another car fire in a Schoharie county community where there have already been arsons.


Flip-flops make a hopeful impression to inspire others

A little inspiration is what a group of women in Cobleskill is trying to offer beachgoers this summer. All they have to do is walk.


Man who prompted major Schoharie County manhunt arrested

State police in Cobleskill say they've now found the man who set off a manhunt through the woods in Schoharie County on Wednesday.


Counterfeit money seen in Schoharie County

Businesses in Schoharie County are warned to be on the lookout for counterfeit bills. The sheriff's office says several fake bills were passed in the village of Middleburgh in the past month. 


Massive police search ends in Schoharie County

A massive search that went on for several hours in Carlisle, Schoharie County now appears to be over. Police say it started as a call for a domestic situation at a home on Dibble Hollow Road.


Two car fires break out at same Schoharie County address

Two car fires at the same address over four days in the town of Summit. Investigators are calling them suspicious.


Man hospitalized after fall from cliff in Schoharie County

Crews made a rescue on Bouck Island in Schoharie Creek, where a man fell off a cliff.


One person hospitalized in Schoharie County ATV accident

One person is seriously injured following an ATV accident in Schoharie County.


Plan for new jobs under Start-Up NY stalls in Schoharie county

A review by The Associated Press has found little sign of the six companies that were supposed to open in a rural upstate New York county as part of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature Start-Up NY economic development program.


Animal Rescuer: Bobcat attack recurrence unlikely

At a time when a Voorheesville couple continues to recover from a bobcat attack, a local animal rescuer says a recurrence is unlikely.


SUNY Cobleskill to offer bachelor degree in fermentation

An upstate New York college is launching the first four-year degree program in fermentation science in the Northeast. SUNY Cobleskill says its new bachelor of technology in applied fermentation program will train students for growing food industries including beer, wine, cheese and yogurt.

The SUNY Cobleskill campus

Police investigating fatal accident in Middleburgh

New York State Police are investigating a fatal accident in the Village of Middleburgh.


Mega theme park eyes Upstate New York

Families in the Capital Region might soon be able to visit Lego Land without hopping a plane.   And if all goes as Lego Land hopes, the park just two hours south of Albany could be operational in 2019.  


Heroin overdose blamed in Schoharie County death

A 26-year-old man is dead in Schoharie County. The sheriff’s department says heroin is to blame.


Central Bridge residents get clean drinking water for free

People in Central Bridge are now getting clean drinking water - for free. As NewsChannel 13 was the first to report, their water has had elevated levels of trihalomethane or THM.


Clean drinking water coming to Central Bridge

Residents in Central Bridge will have access to clean drinking water starting on Saturday. As NewsChannel 13’s Benita Zahn was first to tell you, their drinking water has had elevated levels of trihalomethane, or THM.


Middleburgh woman gets quite a 'bear scare'

It was quite the sight for a Middleburgh woman on Tuesday evening. She tells police she heard a noise and saw a black bear eating bird seed on her front porch.

This bear was spotted outside a home in Middleburgh, Schoharie County on Wednesday.

NY man found not guilty of wife's death in 4th murder trial

A wealthy New York man on trial for a fourth time since his wife disappeared in 2001 has been found not guilty of murder. A judge in Schoharie County ruled for Calvin Harris on Tuesday, almost eight weeks after the nonjury trial started.


Woman rescued from cliff fall

A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries this morning after she fell off a cliff.


Fate of alleged murderer remains undecided in Schoharie County

It’s a waiting game in Schoharie where Judge Richard Mott continues his deliberations to decide the fate of Calvin Harris. Deliberations are scheduled to resume at 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday.


Crews extinguish overnight fire in Schoharie County

A fire was extinguished in Schoharie County overnight. The sheriff's office says it was a trailer fire. 


New York man's 4th murder trial nears conclusion

The prosecutor in the case of a wealthy New York man being tried a fourth time in the 2001 death of his estranged wife says the defendant was consumed with fear.


ATV hit by car in Schoharie County

A 14-year-old boy is hospitalized at Albany Medical Center after an ATV accident in Schoharie County.


Police: Man stole $400 in empty bottles and cans

A man is accused stealing a lot of empty bottles and cans. The Schoharie County Sheriff's Office says Steven Rundblad Jr., 31, stole $400 in donated empty bottles and cans from the Schoharie Valley Animal Shelter.


"Ask A Muslim" table aims to become new Tulip Festival tradition

Local Muslims want to demystify their religion and that's why they're setting up shop to answer any and all questions at one of the area's most well attended events.


Firefighters investigating fire in Sharon Springs

 The Schoharie County sheriff's office is investigating a fire this morning on Washington Street in Sharon Springs.


Trihalomethane concerns in Central Bridge

NewsChannel 13 has an update to another water concern in our area we first told you about last month. It's about a chemical called trihalomethane that was found in the water in Central Bridge.


Girl Scouts consider policy change to include trans-gender children

Local Council isn't the first in the country to adopt a policy recognizing trans-gender children but it is one of just a handful that is updating its policy of inclusion.
 


State senator reveals bladder cancer diagnosis

State Senator James Seward is recovering at Albany Medical Center after undergoing surgery for bladder cancer.


Public hearing for controversial gas pipeline in Schodack

Hundreds packed the Maple Hill High School auditorium in Schodack Wednesday evening to learn about the Kinder Morgan pipeline that could soon be running through their town. 


Sleepy driver blamed for Schoharie County crash

A sleepy driver is blamed for a one-car crash in Esperance, Schoharie County. When it was all done, a telephone pole was broken and power lines set a tree on fire.


SUNY Cobleskill to inaugurate new president

 SUNY Cobleskill will inaugurate their new president on Friday.


Police: Man used child to help him break into Schoharie County home

A man from Schoharie County is accused of using a child to help him break into a home. Police say Brandon Canning, 44, lifted a child into an unlocked window in Sharon Springs.


Testimony begins in fourth Calvin Harris trial

Testimony in the fourth trial of accused murderer Calvin Harris began Thursday in Schoharie

Calvin and Michele Harris

Man faces trial again for wife's murder

Schoharie County will host another trial for a man accused of killing his wife nearly 15 years ago.

Calvin and Michele Harris

Cooperstown school superintendent killed in ATV crash

Several area communities are mourning the sudden and tragic death of CJ Hebert, the Cooperstown schools superintendent, who was killed in a ATV accident Sunday night.


Brush fires keep Capital Region crews busy

Brush fires were keeping Capital Region firefighters busy on Wednesday. At least three separate fires were burning.


Carbon filtering being added to Schoharie County water

Carbon filtering will be added to the water treatment in Central Bridge in Schoharie County. At a board meeting Thursday night, lawmakers took action after high levels of tri-halo-methane or THM have been found in the drinking water.


Police search for missing 16-year-old girl

Police need your help finding a missing 16-year-old girl. Lexi Bohringer of Schoharie County was last seen about a month ago in the Albany area.


In-Depth: Water woes a long-term issue in tiny Schoharie County community

The water contamination in Hoosick Falls has raised awareness of our water quality. That's got people in Central Bridge asking about a chemical in their water and why it's taken a decade to deal with it.


Middleburgh Elementary students evacuated due to bomb threat

Middleburgh Elementary School had to be evacuated Friday morning. The school district says a bomb threat was found on a bathroom wall.


Schoharie County teen arrested for bomb threat at school

A 16-year-old has been arrested for Tuesday’s bomb threat at Cobleskill-Richmondville High School. The message was discovered on a bathroom wall around 6:15 a.m. on Tuesday.


Police: Bus driver drove drunk with 13 kids on board

Police say a bus driver in Schoharie County was driving drunk with more than a dozen kids on board.


Classes resume at Cobleskill-Richmondville after morning threat

Things are back to normal at Cobleskill-Richmondville High School. School officials found a threatening message around 6:15 Tuesday morning. Students were transported to Golding Middle School for a time.


Missing teen found alive

A teen missing from Schoharie County has been found safe. The sheriff’s department says Cody Ganson is okay.


Search underway for missing teen

The search is underway for a missing teen. They say Cody Ganson, 16, of Broome was last seen on February 9. Police think he may have runaway to Berne.


Schoharie man admits to receiving illegal FEMA benefits

A man from Schoharie pleaded guilty in federal court on Friday to receiving government benefits he was not entitled to. Scott Clapper told the Federal Emergency Management Agency that the rent for his new home in Westerlo was $1,200 when it was really $500.


Man dies after payloader crashes into pond

The Schoharie County Sheriff's Office says they found a payloader upside down in a private pond in Wright.


Man escapes overturned car in Schoharie County

A man’s car crashes and burst into flames in Schoharie County. Police say the driver walked away with only minor injuries.


Servers get wage raise Thursday, restaurants say it does more harm than good

Delivering that plate just got more profitable.  For the server delivering it anyway.


Fire breaks out in apartment above Cobleskill newspaper

A fire broke out in an apartment building in Schoharie County. The call came in just after midnight on Division Street in Cobleskill.


Native Americans plan protest of proposed pipeline in Schoharie

Another protest is going to be held Tuesday night in Schoharie County against the proposed location of a natural gas pipeline there. Organizers say members of the Mohawk Bear Clan will be there to state their opposition.


Two arrested after early morning Schoharie County chase

A police chase ends with two arrests. Jacob Buchanan, 23, and Carl Reynolds, 18, were wanted in connection with a larceny at Price Chopper in Cobleskill early Saturday morning.


$2,000 reward offered in fatal dog shooting

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information on two dogs shot to death last week. The 2-year-old Rottweiler and 6-month-old Corgi mix were reported missing on December 4. Both dogs were found dead a day apart on Route 353 this past weekend.

A $2,000 reward is now being offered for information on the death of these two dogs.

Family devastated after 2 dogs shot to death in Rensselaerville

Police say two beloved pets were shot to death in the area of County Route 353 near the Schoharie County line over the weekend.


Rep. Gibson: Gun control is "knee-jerk reaction"

From President Obama on down, Democrats have been pushing for so-called, common sense gun laws, in the wake of the San Bernardino shooting.  Congressman Chris Gibson says that's a knee jerk reaction.


Assemblyman Peter Lopez to announce run for Congress

State Assemblyman Peter Lopez of Schoharie is formally announcing his run for Congress. Lopez says he's seeking the Republican nomination to fill the congressional seat being vacated by Chris Gibson of Kinderhook.

State Assemblyman Peter Lopez is seeking the Republican nomination for Chris Gibson's congressional seat.

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