Pennsylvania man killed in Queensbury accident

Pennsylvania man killed in Queensbury accident

Glens Falls Hospital announces plans for $20 million state grant

Glens Falls Hospital announces plans for $20 million state grant

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Five people arrested in connection with Warren County robberies

Man accused of stealing $16,000 from employer

Select Capital Region Gymboree, Crazy 8 locations to close

Price Chopper closing Glens Falls store

Price Chopper confirms that their Glens Falls store will close on July 29.

Broken sewer line found near popular Adirondack lake beach

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities are trying to determine if a recently discovered broken sewer line is a source of pollution that has closed a popular Adirondack lake beach several times since last summer.

Glens Falls Civic Center gets new name

The Glens Falls Civic Center has a new name. It was announced Tuesday morning the center will now be known as the Cool Insuring Arena.

Queensbury spa employee pleads guilty to theft

A spa employee pleaded guilty to stealing $1,420 from her employer in May 2016.

Glens Falls man accused of boating while intoxicated

A Glens Falls man was arrested, accused of boating while intoxicated.

Rye woman charged with DWI in Horicon

A Rye woman was arrested after authorities say she drove her car into a house while driving drunk.

Additional scam victim surfaces after arrest in Queensbury

Last month investigators nabbed a  woman believed to have used 45 aliases over 35 years but new allegations have reported.

Warren County man accused of lying about robbery

A Warren County man is accused of lying to the sheriff's department about being robbed.

Two people arrested on drug charges in Queensbury

A traffic stop in Queensbury leads to a pair of drug arrests.

Great Escape's Sky Ride reopens after fall last weekend

QUEENSBURY - The Sky Ride is back open at the Great Escape.

Schumer in Amsterdam to push for firefighter cancer registry

Doctors and researchers may soon be able to better track cancer incidence amongst firefighters. Senator Schumer outlined legislation that would create a national firefighter cancer registry. 

Uber and Lyft arrive in Capital Region

Drivers and passengers have been clamoring for Uber and Lyft for years.  Forty-seven other states and New York City already depend on ride share services.

Good Samaritans honored for Great Escape rescue

ALBANY - There were special honors in store Wednesday for four good Samaritans who helped avert tragedy at the Great Escape.

National Weather Service rules out tornado in Tuesday's storms

The National Weather Service says it was not a tornado that caused damage Tuesday in Warren and Washington Counties. Instead, they say it was caused by straight-line winds.

Great Escape 'heroes' being honored

ALBANY - Senator Jim Tedisco was honoring four good Samaritans Wednesday afternoon, who helped to avert tragedy at the Great Escape theme park.

Investigators struggle for answers in Great Escape ride fall

QUEENSBURY - There’s still no final determination on what caused a girl to slip off a ride at the Great Escape over the weekend.

Girl who fell from ride released from hospital

At last check, the Sky Ride at the Great Escape in Queensbury was still closed. A 14-year-old girl from Delaware fell from the ride Saturday but she was caught by a crowd waiting below.

Father & daughter catch girl who falls from ride at Six Flags Great Escape

A father and daughter are speaking out about how they helped save a girl who fell from a ride at Six Flags Great Escape Saturday night. 

Lake George man charged with aggravated DWI

A Lake George man is arrested, accused of driving with a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit.

Witness recalls horrifying incident at The Great Escape

It's the end of another beautiful day at The Great Escape, just like Saturday when Loren Lent's kids were on their last ride. That's when the Glenville man looked up and saw a 14-year-old girl from Delaware dangling 20 or more feet above ground.

Girl injured after falling from ride at Six Flags Great Escape

QUEENSBURY - A girl was seriously injured after she fell Saturday evening from a ride at Six Flags Great Escape in Queensbury.

Million Dollar Beach open again

Million Dollar Beach is back open. The beach was shut down three days ago because of high levels of bacteria that made it unsafe for beachgoers.

Soldier surprises Queensbury elementary students

QUEENSBURY - The end of the school year is always an exciting time, but for students at the William H. Barton Intermediate School in Queensbury, Friday was extra special.

10-year-old takes joyride in Glens Falls

A Warren County sheriff's patrol car is damaged in a chase involving a stolen car and police say the culprit is a 10-year-old child.

Former District Attorney Kate Hogan ready for new role as state judge

Kate Hogan's first assignment is acting Supreme Court justice in Schenectady County.

Former Lake George Watershed Coalition director faces new charges

The former director of the Lake George Watershed Coalition is now accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from the organization.

Lake George's Million Dollar Beach closed again

Million Dollar Beach in Lake George has been shut down again.

Warren County district attorney becomes state judge

The state Senate on Tuesday confirmed Kate Hogan to become a state judge. Hogan was the Warren County district attorney and recently prosecuted Alex West for a fatal boat crash on Lake George.

Million Dollar Beach reopens in Lake George

It was hot and humid on Sunday. For many, it was a perfect time to take a dip in Lake George even with the water temperature about 60 degrees.

Measles exposure possible in Saratoga and Warren counties

ALBANY - The New York State Department of Health says an employee of Hudson Headwaters has a confirmed case of measles.

Sheriff: Lake George woman is career criminal, used fake name

Police say a woman arrested for stealing thousands of dollars from a Queensbury motel is actually a cross-country career criminal. Colleen Mulson lied about her name and age not only to police, but to her neighbors.

Opening delayed again for Million Dollar Beach

Million Dollar Beach in Lake George will not open Saturday as planned. The Department of Environmental Conservation says it is delaying the opening until it can make sure the water is safe.

Lake George motel clerk charged with grand larceny

The front desk clerk at the King Hendrick Motel has been charged with grand larceny.

Brother of accused killer takes stand in trial

Matthew Slocum’s brother took the stand in the accused killers re-trial on Thursday.

Missing Americade volunteer found dead

An Americade volunteer from Kentucky who went missing last week has been found dead.

Warren County man accused of setting his home on fire

Jules Watkins, 41, is accused of setting his home on fire while family members were still inside.

School bus driver, radio personality among 12 charged in sex sting

A school bus driver and a radio personality are among nearly one dozen men arrested in a Warren County sex sting.

Police searching for missing Americade volunteer

State Police are looking for a 69-year-old Kentucky man who was volunteering at Americade this week.  

Local nonprofit throws prom for people with disabilities

Dozens of people with disabilities were treated like royalty in Glens Falls Saturday. The WWAAR organized a prom for its clients to make them feel as special as everyone else.  

Million Dollar Beach to open after bacteria tests

A popular state-owned beach in the southeastern Adirondacks that has been plagued by sewage contamination will open to the public after tests showed the water is safe.

Bacteria discovery delays Million Dollar Beach opening

The opening of Million Dollar Beach in Lake George has been delayed. The state Department of Environmental Conservation says water samples show levels of E. coli that exceed New York guidelines.

Great Escape Lodge employee accused of stealing guest's wallet

A employee at Great Escape Lodge is accused of stealing a guest’s wallet. Eric Kindron, 43, is now charged with grand larceny.

Hyde Collection touts new gallery

A Glens Falls museum says its new gallery and the works displayed will make it the most sought after art collection between New York and Montreal.

Family of girl killed on Lake George sues Alex West

The family of the little girl killed in the boat crash last summer on Lake George, is suing the man responsible. Alex West was sentenced Monday to five to 15 years in prison for taking the life of 8-year-old Charlotte McCue.

Girl hit by car on way to school

A girl in Glens Falls was hit by a car on her way to school Thursday morning. It happened outside Jackson Elementary.

2017 Class of the Capital Region honored at Great Escape

NewsChannel 13 is once again honoring this year’s "Class of the Capital Region." It’s an annual event where we salute the best students from local high schools, by rewarding them with a trip to the Great Escape in Queensbury.

Americade motorcycle rally underway in Lake George

It's shaping up to be a wet start for a huge number of bikers in Lake George. Americade starts Tuesday and runs through Saturday.

Warren Co. D.A. reacts to Alex West sentencing

A Warren County judge has sentenced Alex West to prison for causing and leaving the scene of a boat crash that killed an 8-year-old girl last July.

Warrensburg man charged with assault

A Warrensburg man was charged with assault after allegedly punching a man who kicked his dog.

Alex West sentenced for role in deadly Lake George boat crash

A judge has sentenced Alex West to five to 15 years in prison for his role in a deadly Lake George boat crash.

Annual Elvis Festival returns to Lake George

Elvis has returned to the building. The one in Lake George he visits every year. Dozens of Elvis impersonators are back for the 14th annual Lake George Elvis Festival. It's a five-day event dedicated to all things Elvis. Impersonators come from all over the world to participate in a tribute artist competition.

Tiki boat tours ready to cruise the waters of Lake George

Tiki Tours will begin offering 90-minute tours of Lake George on a motor-powered tiki bar boats.

Manchester-based band playing in Glens Falls

A band from the region of last week's deadly terrorist attack in the United Kingdom is playing in Glens Falls Sunday night. Since the attack, the band "The 1975" has been outspoken about the tragedy and world events surrounding it.

Lake George's Million Dollar Beach to open Saturday

For those daring enough to brave the cold water, Million Dollar Beach in Lake George opens for the season on Saturday.

Glens Falls to get downtown makeover

Downtown Glens Falls is about to get a $10 million makeover.

Man convicted of fatal Lake George boat crash to remain in jail

Alex West will remain in jail as he awaits sentencing for manslaughter. NewsChannel 13 has learned an Appellate judge on Thursday denied West's request for bail, pending appeal.

Tiki boats coming to Lake George

Tiki boats will soon be floating on the waters of Lake George. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report the Lake George Park Commission has voted to allow Tiki Tours to begin operating on the lake this summer.

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.