Manchester-based band playing in Glens Falls

Manchester-based band playing in Glens Falls

Lake George's Million Dollar Beach to open Saturday

Lake George's Million Dollar Beach to open Saturday

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Glens Falls to get downtown makeover

Tiki boats coming to Lake George

NY state gives OK for tiki boat tours on Lake George

New York state regulators have given their approval for a business to offer tiki boat tours on Lake George.


NY state gives OK for tiki boat tours on Lake George

New York state regulators have given their approval for a business to offer tiki boat tours on Lake George.


Capital Region concert venues reviewing security policies following Manchester attack

Operators of SPAC, the Glens Falls Civic Center and the Times Union Center weigh in regarding their security procedures following the post-concert terror attack in England.

Prosecutors oppose bail for Alex West; say he'd take off for Colorado

An appellate judge will decide if Alexander West will be granted bail pending appeal of his conviction for manslaughter and leaving the scene of the boat crash that took the life of an 8-year-old girl.

Firetruck overturns while responding to EMS call

Four firefighters suffered minor injuries when a new Bay Ridge Volunteer Fire Company firetruck rolled over off Clements Road while returning from a call.

Widespread storm damage blamed on macroburst

The National Weather Service is now confirming Thursday night's widespread damage in Warren and Washington Counties was caused by what's called a macroburst and straight line winds up to 90 miles per hour.

Three people arrested in heroin bust on Northway

Police seize heroin after a traffic stop on the Northway. They tell NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star two women from Vermont and a man from New York City were charged after the stop near Exit 19.

Deemed persistent violent felon, Henry gets 50 to life for Glens Falls murder

At his sentencing for murdering a Glens Falls man, Robert Henry blames others including police and prosecutors.

Man arrested for Queensbury bomb threats

Police in Warren County said Friday night they arrested the man responsible for emailing in bomb threats in Queensbury.  

Great Escape opening for the season on Saturday

There’s a sign of summer this weekend as the Great Escape opens its doors for the first time this season.

Police seek suspect in ATM skimming case

Everytime we swipe our card at an ATM or gas station we may be sharing personal information with criminals. 

School among target of three bomb threats in Warren County

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is investigating three bomb threats received by email.

Suspect sought in bank skimming investigation

State police are looking for a man they say helped steal info from 119 bank accounts. It happened between January and April of this year.

Queensbury man accused of stealing from Lake George American Legion

 A 67-year-old New York man has been charged with stealing nearly $70,000 from an upstate veterans organization.

State says Adirondack High Peaks remain icy and muddy

KEENE, N.Y. (AP) - Hikers are being warned that the Adirondack High Peaks are muddy and icy.

DNA on sneakers leads police to burglary suspect

DNA on sneakers helps police make a burglary arrest. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report Paul Bennett is charged.

Law enforcement confirms Lake George's Log Bay Day party is over

Police and regulators are working to make sure Log Bay Day party on Lake George no longer happens.

Queensbury man facing child pornography charges

A Queensbury man is behind bars, accused of downloading child porn and police say more charges are expected.

Attorney plans appeal of West verdict

Alex West's attorney, Cheryl Coleman, will be appealing the conviction of her client on eight of 12 counts, including manslaughter, in connection with a fatal boating accident on Lake George that killed an 8-year-old girl.

Test to turn Glens Falls feeder canal green

The feeder canal will turn florescent green this week, but don't worry, it's just a test.

Alex West found guilty of manslaughter

Alex West is now a convicted felon. The jury took about 11 hours to find the Lake George man guilty of manslaughter and seven other counts.

3 people injured in Queensbury two-vehicle crash

Three people were injured, one critically, in a two-vehicle crash in Queensbury.

Million Dollar Beach to reopen in Lake George after being shuttered

Million Dollar Beach in Lake George will open for the summer season. The state Department of Environmental Conservation made the announcement on Friday.

Jurors to return Monday in Alex West manslaughter trial

There’s no verdict yet in the trial of Alex West. Jurors will return on Monday morning.

Deliberations to begin Friday in Lake George boat death trial

The jury was charged in the Alex West trial on Thursday. However, deliberations will not begin until Friday.

Crashes on Lake George prompt new rules for boat rentals

People planning to rent boats on a popular upstate New York lake will be required to watch a safety video before being allowed to take a rental vessel onto the water.

Defense wraps up case without Alex West testifying

On Day 12 of the Alex West manslaughter trial, the defense wrapped its case without testimony from the defendant. Judge John Hall asked 25-year-old Alex West if he was going to take the stand in his own defense. West said simply, "I won't be testifying."

Glens Falls police triple patrol numbers after knife fights

Police in an Glens Falls tripled their patrol numbers in response a wave of weekend violence that left five with stab wounds. The patrol increase led to 17 arrests amid concerns of growing criminal activity.

Lake George boat death trial takes day off after prosecution rests

The Alex West trial is off Tuesday as part of a regularly scheduled day off. Testimony will resume Wednesday.

Prosecution rests in Lake George boat death trial

Monday is Day 11 in the Alex West manslaughter trial. Jurors are hearing more emotional testimony. The father of the victim, Eric McCue, took the stand on Monday. He described the night of the crash.

Prosecution to wrap up its case in Alex West trial

The prosecution will wrap up its case in the Alex West trial this week.

Alex West trial centers on other boat's alcohol use

After two weeks, the prosecution's case against Alexander West is nearly over. During a half-day Friday, the focus was on police interaction with Robert Knarr, the driver of the wooden boat and the police reconstruction of the fatal crash.

Nearly-newlyweds arrested after Hague shooting manhunt

The subjects of a state police manhunt were spotted by a police investigator while trying to get their marriage license. The couple was wanted after a Tuesday robbery at a rural Adirondack general store where the store owner was shot four times and left for dead.

Police seek public's help in Hague shooting

State police want to talk to anyone who was in the Hague Market on Tuesday as they continue to investigate a shooting at the store.

Grandfather recalls seeing little girl's lifeless body

It was an eventful day in court as the jury heard from both boat operators in the trial of Alex West. During two hours of testimony, the driver of the wooden boat recalled through tears and sobs, the crash that took his granddaughter's life.

Queensbury woman charged with prostitution

A Queensbury woman has been charged with prostitution after police say she agreed to perform sexual acts in exchange for money with an undercover police officer. 

Alex West acknowledges cocaine was his; does not admit using it

Manslaughter defendant Alex West acknowledged Wednesday that the cocaine police found on his boat belonged to him.

Manhunt continues in Hague after shooting

Graphite Mountain Road in Hague has reopened as police continue to investigate a shooting and robbery late Tuesday afternoon.

Manhunt underway after Warren County robbery, shooting

A manhunt is underway after a robbery and shooting in Warren County. It happened at the Hague Market around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Acquaintances at Log Bay Day take stand in Alex West trial

Two acquaintances of Alex West who were at Log Bay Day took the stand on Tuesday. They told the jury about what they witnessed about West. One said she snorted a line of West's cocaine. Both women testified that West did not appear impaired or intoxicated.

Mom of boat death victim gives disturbing testimony

The trial of Alex West is in its second week. Disturbing details came out during Monday's testimony. Jurors heard from Charlotte's mother, Courtney McCue.

Sen. Gillibrand visits Glens Falls to discuss importance of arts

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited the World Awareness Children's Museum in Glens Falls on Friday, calling for lawmakers to reject proposed funding cuts to the arts.

Pictures of damaged boat highlight Day 3 of boat death trial

Friday was day three of testimony in the Alex West trial. He’s accused of manslaughter in the boating death of Charlotte McCue, 8, last July.

Boat passenger testifies in trial of deadly crash

Testimony continued Thursday in the trial of Alex West. He’s the man accused of drunkenly slamming his boat into another vessel, killing an 8-year-old girl last July. Cara Canale was on the witness stand Thursday morning. She was on the boat with West when it crashed. She says she snorted small amounts of cocaine, bumps off a credit card, twice with West at Log Bay Day.

Jurors hear gripping testimony in Lake George boat death trial

There was gripping testimony and what some may consider disturbing details during opening arguments in the manslaughter trial of Alex West. He is accused in last year's deadly boating accident on Lake George.

Warrensburg man charged in Great Barrington robbery

 A Warrensburg man has been charged with the armed robbery of a convenience store in Great Barrington.

Opening arguments to begin Wednesday in Lake George boat death trial

The jury has been chosen in the trial of Alex West. However, everyone has been sent home until 9:30 Wednesday morning.

Jury selection to begin in Alex West trial

 Jury selection will begin Monday in the trial of Alex West.

Schumer: Capital Region kids could lose insurance if Congress doesn't act

Senator Charles Schumer was at Glens Falls Hospital Friday starting his push for a renewal of the Child Health Insurance Program or CHIP, which could expire at the end of September if Congress doesn't renew funding.

Man sentenced for role in Glens Falls murder

A man was sentenced Thursday for his role in a Glens Falls murder. Kevin Chapman received 18 years to life in prison for the July 2016 murder of Kevin Jenks.

Man who threatened to kill school kids gets additional probation

A man from Moreau who threatened to kill schoolchildren was sentenced to an additional year of probation on Wednesday.

Attorneys argue over motion to change venue of fatal Lake George boat crash trial

The attorneys for a man charged with a fatal boat crash on Lake George say he can’t get a fair trial in the Capital Region. The district attorney counters with a 300-plus page response to keep it where it is.

Taped interview to be allowed at Alex West trial

LAKE GEORGE – Alex West appeared in Warren County Court Tuesday for a hearing on the admissibility of a taped interview he had with Warren County Sheriff’s investigators following a boat crash on Lake George that killed an eight-year-old girl.

Eight people charged in North Country drug bust

Eight people are charged in a North Country drug bust. It comes after a six-month long investigation.

Lake George welcoming families of fallen police officers

Organizers of Lake George's first law enforcement officer conference plan to give respite to families of deceased officers.

Hadley-Luzerne students hear true stories of the consequences of heroin addiction

Students heard from a woman whose son lost his battle with heroin and another woman who's winning hers.

Lake George concerned over federal travel ban

Hotels and restaurants in the Lake George region are concerned that a federal travel ban could have a negative impact on business this summer.

Man arrested after alleged underage drinking party

Authorities in Warren County are investigating reports of an underage drinking party that sent a 16-year-old girl to the hospital.

Glens Falls man accused of attacking neighbor

A Glens Falls man is under arrest, accused of attacking a female neighbor during a dispute over shoveling snow

Protesters hold die-in rally amid delayed vote on Republican health care bill.

The decision from House Republican leaders to delay the vote on a new healthcare bill was being celebrated in Glens Falls on Thursday.

Demonstration planned for Thursday outside Rep. Stefanik's office

A demonstration is planned for Thursday afternoon in front of Rep. Eise Stefanik's office in Glens Falls.