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Facebook posts lead police to Washington County escapee

Facebook posts lead police to Washington County escapee


Hudson Falls man charged in internet scam

Hudson Falls man charged in internet scam


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Backlash to Cuomo's executive order on voting rights for felons on parole

Scammers posing as IRS representatives target victims on tax day

Greenwich man charged with burglary

Fort Ann school threat deemed not credible

Deputies are investigating a threat at the Fort Ann Central School.


Pickup truck sought in Washington County illegal dumping investigation

The Washington County Sheriff's Office is hoping you can identify the owner of a red pick-up truck. They are investigating a case of illegal dumping along Tow Path Road in Kingsbury.


ATV accident probed in Greenwich

Two girls under the age of seventeen were involved in an ATV accident on Sunday.


New charges for Fort Edward man accused of raping teen

A Fort Edward man accused of raping a teenager is facing new charges. Police say Richard Alger had sexual contact with a child under the age of 13, while on a boat last summer on the Champlain Canal.


Police: Kindergarten teacher drunk at school

A kindergarten teacher at Granville School District is accused of arriving to work drunk.


Hudson Falls man accused of kidnapping woman, child at knifepoint

A Hudson Falls man is behind bars after a knifepoint abduction.


Final goodbyes underway for late Cambridge-Greenwich police chief

A local police chief who died this week is being honored in the North Country.


EXCLUSIVE: Joel O'Keefe says he’s not a violent man

His new home isn't very big, and its only bathroom is an outhouse. However, Joel O'Keefe, the former prison inmate, likes his one-room cabin in Argyle for what it doesn't have -- bars on the windows and razor wire beyond its walls.


Threat prompts police presence at Hudson Falls Middle School

Students and parents should expect to see a significant number of police at Hudson Falls Middle School on Wednesday morning.


Police say interviews show son, grandson showed no emotion when learning of woman's murder

Family members initially told police the 95-year old woman, who suffered from dementia, died of natural causes.


Cambridge-Greenwich Police Chief George Bell dies

Longtime Cambridge-Greenwich Police Chief George Bell passed away last night. Mark Mulholland reports Bell had a heart attack.


21-year-old college student throws hat in political ring

March is "Women's History Month" and women are making history as more and more of them try to change the political landscape in this country by running for office.


Whitehall Olympian back stateside

A local Olympian has returned upstate. Bobsledder Codie Bascue from Whitehall came into Albany International Airport quietly late Tuesday night. 


Notorious escape artist could be out of prison next month

Notorious escape artist Joel O'Keefe will be out of prison as soon as early next month.


Hudson Falls woman accused of stealing purse

A Hudson Falls woman is behind bars on multiple charges.


Whitehall cheers on its 'hometown hero'

Whitehall native, Codie Bascue, is the driver for one of the four-man bobsled teams for Team U.S.A. at the 2018 Winter Olympics.


Two more suspects arrested in murder of 95-year-old Washington County woman

Two more people are under arrest in connection with the murder of a 95-year-old woman in Washington County.


Whitehall Olympian banged up but ready to go

Whitehall Olympian Codie Bascue is recovering from a minor injury as he gets ready to return to competition in primetime on Friday night.


Hudson Falls teen admits to role in deadly crash

A teenager from Hudson Falls pleaded guilty on Wednesday to manslaughter and vehicular assault.


Schumer visits SUNY Adirondack touting importance of cyber-security education

It's the danger lurking beyond your computer or smartphone. People -- or even representatives of countries, trying to hack into or steal your information.


Greenwich man dies after crashing snowmobile into tree

A 30-year-old man has died after crashing a snowmobile into a tree in upstate New York.


Washington County sheriff calls for daily law enforcement presence at schools

A local sheriff says there are steps schools can take right away to make kids safer.


Washington County roots for hometown Olympian

That cheering sound you'll hear coming from the north this weekend will be all of Washington County rooting for its hometown Olympian.


Relatives of notorious escapee say state is unfairly denying his release

O’Keefe was on the run for nearly two weeks. He was the target of a multi-state manhunt, and was ultimately found at a submarine sandwich shop in Bennington. The sex charge was dismissed and he was sentenced to 10-to-20 years in prison.


Man dies in Washington County fire

A 73-year-old man died in a house fire in Washington County.


Fort Edward woman accused of dealing drugs in front of kids

A Fort Edward woman is accused of dealing drugs in front of children.


Whitehall bobsledder ready for Olympic spotlight

Team USA bobsledder Codie Bascue is getting ready for his Olympic spotlight.


Hudson Falls syringe exchange program likely scrapped

After fierce public opposition, it looks like plans are being scrapped for a syringe exchange program in Hudson Falls.


Whitehall native does final dress rehearsal before Olympics

Team USA member Codie Bascue is doing a final dress rehearsal. The Whitehall native shared a photo on Instagram, showing himself getting decked out in his Team USA outfit for the opening ceremony.


New York law enforcement concerned about legal pot in Vermont

There's only an imaginary line separating New York from Vermont and sometimes the neighboring states have very different laws.


Fort Edward man accused of masterminding teen crime ring

A Fort Edward man is accused of masterminding a teenage crime ring.


Whitehall athlete heads to South Korea for Olympics

An athlete from Whitehall is now Olympic bound.


Schools respond to increased flu

New York state reporting largest flu increase, including hospitalizations, since 2004.


Hadley man charged in violent domestic dispute

A Hadley man is accused of throwing a woman to the ground and choking her.


Washington County teen dies after weekend crash

A teenager who was hurt in a weekend car crash in Washington County has died.


Washington County farm worker pleads guilty to sexual assault

A Washington County farm worker in the United States illegally is headed to prison for sexual assault.


Vermont man accused of sending pornography to Washington County child

A Vermont man is charged with sending a pornographic video to a Washington County child.


Capital Region scouts compete in winter survival skills competition

Nearly 200 scouts from around the area are taking part in a winter survival skills competition.


Granville school bus gets stuck in ditch

Troopers responded to a Granville school bus stuck in a ditch on Lee Road in the Town of Granville Wednesday afternoon.


Whitehall ready to support its first Olympian, Codie Bascue

Codie Bascue, a graduate of Whitehall, will represent the United States in bobsled at the Olympics in Pyeongchang.


Hudson Falls man sentenced for arson that killed girlfriend

A Hudson Falls man who set a fire that killed his girlfriend was sentenced on Friday.


Fort Edward man charged with raping girl

A 53-year-old Fort Edward man is accused of raping a girl he knew.


Authorities probe Washington Co. pellet gun incidents

Someone is using a pellet gun to target homes and cars throughout southern Washington Count


Washington County investigators seek pellet gun perp

Someone armed with a pellet gun is causing a lot of damage in southern Washington County.


Fort Ann man accused of strangling grandmother weighs 22 years to life offer

Kevin Gonyea faces up to 25 years to life in prison if convicted of murdering his grandmother, Leona Twiss.


Man hit by truck in Granville

One man is seriously hurt after being hit by a truck in Washington County on Tuesday evening.


'Ooh that smell' traced to steaming fertilizer too cold to spread

Town leaders say cold weather and fertilizer piles are to blame for a bad odor that residents have been complaining about for a week.


Old school door preserved in exhibit

An old door at Cambridge Central School is now preserved in an exhibit. That's because that door to the principal's office is featured in Norman Rockwell's painting known as “Girl With Black Eye” or “The Shiner.”


Washington County man accused of beating up woman

A 32-year-old Washington County man is under arrest, accused of beating up a woman and injuring several deputies trying to arrest him.


Derrick Guilder pleads guilty to murder in the death of his girlfriend

A Washington County man pleaded guilty to murder on Friday in connection with setting the September fire that killed his girlfriend.


New statue of Bigfoot in Whitehall drawing lots of attention

A massive statue of Bigfoot is now up in Whitehall. It's the fourth one so far in honor of the legendary creature. This one is nearly 12 feet tall. It's drawing a lot of attention while supporting the belief that Bigfoot lives in the mountains in Whitehall.


Washington County woman accused of stealing kissing balls

A Washington County woman is accused of stealing kissing balls from a Kingsbury business.


15-year-old boy charged in connection with Fort Edward fire

A 15-year-old boy is charged in connection with a fire that destroyed a home in Fort Edward last week.


Toys for Tots train stops in Fort Edward

The Toys for Tots train stopped in Fort Edward on Sunday, the second day of its annual two day run, dropping off toys and winter coats for families in need.


Capital Region woman keeps the news going

Meghan Phalen is under deadline. In newspaper jargon, she's putting the paper to bed. As editor of the Greenwich Journal and Salem Press for the past three years, the news has been her life since she bought the publications from the previous owner.


Whitehall farm harvests sunshine to power Gore Mountain

A farm in Washington County is providing 85-percent of Gore Mountain's electricity needs.


'Me Too Act' supporters cross political and gender lines

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is a co-sponsor of the "Me Too Act."  The proposed legislation doesn't intend to just highlight a problem, it aims to fix it.


Fort Edward house destroyed by fire

A home in Fort Edward is destroyed by fire and the village building next door is damaged.


O'Keefe prison release delayed

The scheduled prison release Saturday for Joel O'Keefe has been pushed back, News Channel 13 has learned. O'Keefe escaped in 1994, creating widespread panic over the course of a thirteen day manhunt.


Cambridge Indians make history at Carrier Dome

The Cambridge Indians won the Class D state football championship at the Carrier Dome. They're the first section two team to win back to back titles.


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