A power outage forced people to escape the Six Flags Great Escape in Queensbury on Thursday. Park officials tell NewsChannel 13 the power went out around 1:50 p.m., bringing the rides to a halt.
Two men accused of killing a Glens Falls man last week were arraigned in Warren County Court on Tuesday morning. Robert Henry and Kevin Chapman are accused of strangling Kevin Jenks, 58, inside his home during a robbery last week.
Glens Falls Police say Kevin Jenks, a 58-year-old father and grandfather, died from asphyxiation by strangulation.
A Queensbury teen is in jail for allegedly injuring a Saratoga County sheriff deputy after being arrested for driving under the influence of drugs.
A New York appeals court has overturned the manslaughter conviction of a driver who killed a pedestrian, ruling the trial judge improperly allowed his statements to police and blood tests taken by police after they ignored his request for a lawyer.
A second suspect in the murder of a Glens Falls man is under arrest. Police picked up Robert Henry in Utica and brought him back to Glens Falls, according to our media partners at The Post-Star.
Police have arrested a man following the death of 57-year-old Kevin Jenks. Police arrested 49-year-old Kevin Chapman of Ilion in connection with the death and charged him with second degree murder and burglary in the first degree.
Glens Falls Police are investigating the death of Kevin Jenks, 57, as a homicide. Jenks' body was found Thursday afternoon inside his home at the corner of Dix Avenue and Byrne Avenue.
Four dogs were found in deplorable conditions. One was found in such bad condition that it had to be put down to rest.
State environmental officials are reminding northern New York residents to take steps to deter nuisance bears this summer.
A 51-year-old Glens Falls woman was hit by the propeller of a boat after she fell out of the boat on the Hudson River.
More than 600 people will head for the hills around Lake George in the southeastern Adirondacks for the Hike-a-Thon, held annually on the 5th of July.
The Warren County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man for DWI following a car accident in the town of Chester.
Riders of the Steamin' Demon can now choose to add virtual reality to their traditional roller coaster experience.
Lake George Beach in the Adirondacks will be open for two more hours a day this summer. The popular beach at the southern end of Lake George is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Labor Day.
A Warrensburg woman has been arrested after an incident in which police say she and another man had sexual contact with a 16-year-old.
The Fourth of July is all about fireworks, food, and fun. If you're still looking to nail down your plans for the day, we've got some ideas for you.
Heavy rain on Tuesday sent close to 900,000 gallons of untreated sewage into the Hudson River in Glens Falls. According to the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Sewage Alert System, the untreated waste flowed into the Hudson at the water treatment plant on Shermantown Road for just over an hour.
State police have charged one of their own with DWI. They say 38-year-old James Creede had a blood alcohol level of .18 percent. Creede was arrested after crashing into a car on State Route 9L in Queensbury Saturday evening.
A Warren County man is charged with rape. The sheriff’s department says Alexander Gay, 21, had sex with someone who was 16 years old.
A Warren County man is charged with domestic abuse. Sheriff’s officials say Ryan Carruthers, 31, of Queensbury shoved and choked a woman during a fight in Kingsbury, Washington County, causing her to fall and hurt her back.
A 3-month old boy has died in Queensbury. Police are calling it an unattended death.
A Glens Falls man is facing felony child pornography charges. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report Joshua Olsen, 24, is accused of downloading the photos online.
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.
With tens of thousands of bikers taking part in Lake George's Americade motorcycle rally this weekend, many are calling for drivers - and riders - to be extra cautious.
We are once again honoring this year's “Class of the Capital Region.” It's an annual event here at NewsChannel 13 where we salute the best students from area high schools. Jim Kambrich is spending the day with them at the Great Escape in Queensbury.
Emergency first responders who have saved lives by administering Narcan were honored Wednesday in Glens Falls. Police officers and firefighters from Warren and Washington counties were recognized for giving the life-saving drug to people who overdosed on opioids. One of the organizers of the recognition ceremony was given Narcan after overdosing on a prescription painkiller.
The 34th annual Americade Festival officially kicked Tuesday in Lake George. It's the world's largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally and it's expected to bring as many as 100,000 people to Lake George over the six days of the event.
Suzie Q's is no longer, but it hasn't served its last meal. Instead, the owners donated the building to the YMCA, who will turn it into a community outreach center for children.
A state trooper is recovering after a bizarre accident in Lake George Monday night. It happened on the Northway between Exits 22 and 23.
A new survey shows that boat traffic on Lake George was up a solid 6 percent last year. The 2015 Lake George Recreation Study counted 15,923 boats registered, either annually or temporarily, to use the lake. That's the most since 2002, when the combined total was 17,752.
Elise Stefanik visited Lake George one day after her former boss, Paul Ryan, endorsed Donald Trump.
One person is hurt after a one-car rollover on the Northway. New York State Police say the crash happened near Exit 18 just before noon on Saturday.
A Warren County grand jury has indicted a Queensbury man on arson charges. Authorities say Michael Dixon admitted to setting the may second fire at 162 Elmhurst Drive.
Family and friends of Pfc. Nathan Brown are keeping his memory alive. They’re holding a blood drive Friday at the Glens Falls YMCA on Glen St. All blood types are needed.
An iconic Lake George restaurant is reopening on Thursday after fire gutted it last summer.
Dozens of middle school students participated in a girls-only STEM event Tuesday at SUNY Adirondack in Queensbury.
Three Manhattan men are charged with a funny money scheme in Warren County. Police say Juwan Wilson, 19, Amara Camara, 23 and Yves Gala, 18, used counterfeit $100 bills at Victoria’s Secret in Aviation Mall.
Re-enactors dressed in French and Indian war-era garb helped educate Glens Falls Middle School students Friday afternoon. Kids got to see and experience what it was like for soldiers, native Americans, and women to live in Colonial America.
New York's highest court has declined to rule on whether paddlers have a right to navigate a narrow stream on private land adjacent to a state-owned Adirondack wilderness area popular with canoeists.
A four hour standoff ends with a Queensbury man under arrest. Shane Pipek, 42, faces numerous charges including criminal contempt, obstructing of breathing and harassment.
A Queensbury woman is accused of punching a six-year-old.
The Double H Ranch in Lake Luzerne is getting ready to host another season of summer camp.
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.
Police tell NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star, Matthew Kertz broke into a relative’s home around 11 p.m. Thursday.
A Queensbury man was apparently so upset about the condition of his former home that he set it on fire. Police say Michael Dixon, 46, told them he was also angry at a resident who still lives at 162 Elmhurst Drive and personal belongings he says they damaged.
A Warren County caregiver is accused of abandoning people with special needs. Eric Straight, 33, was on an outing with four people to see Christmas lights last December.
A Glens Falls man is charged with sexually abusing a 14-year-old child. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report Jonathan Bushey, 38, admitted to the relationship, which police say lasted several months.
A Warren County teenager is facing drugs and weapon charges after authorities arrested him near baseball fields where kids were playing.
A man has died after his canoe apparently capsized on Lake George. The Warren County Sheriff’s Office says two fishermen found the body of David Strasser, 46, in the water Thursday.
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.
Motorola employees help Double H Ranch by sprucing up grounds and facilities prior to campers arrival.
With a little more than six months to go until the general election, an interesting race is shaping up in New York's 21st Congressional District.
A well-known ski store and racing supplier in Glens Falls has declared bankruptcy. But they vow to continue to do business.
A former waiter from Glens Falls admits he added unauthorized tips of 50 cents to $35 bills in order to make a little extra dough. Philip Horowitz, 29, now faces one to three years in prison. He also must pay back $463.10 in restitution.
Nicholas Jones, 24, was arraigned Tuesday afternoon on charges of murder and manslaughter, accused of killing his 3-week-old daughter.
Residents say it took just 30 seconds for a storm to cause heavy damage in Warren and Saratoga counties.
A grand jury has indicted Nicholas Jones on a murder charge in the death of his infant daughter.
A drunken driver is blamed for a power outage in Glens Falls. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report Garrett Jansen, 25, shattered a utility pole at 7 Sherman Avenue around 2:15 Thursday morning.
The site of a famous battle in the Capital Region is hoped to give up more of its secrets this summer.