A traffic stop on the Northway led to the discovery of several forged credit cards. State police stopped Victor Castillo for speeding on Monday in Queensbury. In addition to the credit cards, they say the Bronx man was later found to be hiding marijuana inside himself.
State transportation officials say a nearly $7 million road project that's upgrading the gateway to a popular upstate New York tourist destination will be mostly completed by this fall.
An upstate New York town rich in 18th-century military history says it will use a federal grant to hire a firm to inventory local sites. Officials in the town of Lake George tell The Post-Star of Glens Falls that they'll use a $50,000 grant awarded earlier this year to study sites associated with Fort George and the battles fought there during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution.
The Department of Environmental Conservation has released a report proposing numerous new hiking, mountain biking and cross-country ski trails in the southern Adirondacks.