Greenwich man dies after crashing snowmobile into tree

Greenwich man dies after crashing snowmobile into tree

Washington County sheriff calls for daily law enforcement presence at schools

Washington County sheriff calls for daily law enforcement presence at schools

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Washington County roots for hometown Olympian

Relatives of notorious escapee say state is unfairly denying his release

Man dies in Washington County fire

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.”

Argyle residents find rotting moose parts

Residents found a moose's head, hoofs, pelt and other parts strewn around the area.

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.

Washington County woman accused of stealing kissing balls

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

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.

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.

Whitehall farm harvests sunshine to power Gore Mountain

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

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.

'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.

Police: 8-year-old steers, crashes car; man charged

State police say a Washington County man let an 8-year-old child sit on his lap and steer a car late at night. When the car crashed, police say he dropped the injured child off outside her home without calling for help.

Woman injured in Fort Ann accident

A woman has been airlifted to Albany Medical Center after a serious car crash that backed up traffic Tuesday afternoon.

Wife pleads to role in alleged murder and plans to testify against husband

One of two defendants in the alleged murder of a 95-year-old Fort Ann woman has pleaded guilty.

Hudson River in Capital District consistently tests high for fecal bacteria in report

Some of the most consistently contaminated water in the Hudson River flows through the Capital Region, according to a new report out by environmental group Riverkeeper.  

Firefighter's home destroyed by flames

A fire early Tuesday morning in Washington County happened at a small house that belonged to one of their own volunteers. By the time he got back home, it was too late to save.

Drivers hospitalized after serious Greenwich crash

Two pick-up trucks slammed into each other at the intersection of Bulson Road and Route 40 in Greenwich.

Fire crews battle blaze in Hudson Falls

Fire crews battled a house fire at 131 John Street on Friday morning.

Parents blast BOE over health matters

A health teacher at the center of a controversy in the Cambridge Central School District is back on the job. Jacqueline Hall was suspended while the district investigated a handout on gender identity.

Glens Falls Hospital delivers newly renovated birthing unit

Glens Falls Hospital has delivered a newly remodeled birthing unit.  

Granville man accused of paying child to undress in front of him

Police say a Granville man paid an 8-year-old girl to undress in front of him.

Suspended Cambridge health teacher to return

A health teacher with the Cambridge Central School District will be returning to the classroom on Thursday. Jacqueline Hall had been suspended in the aftermath of a controversial lecture by a guest presenter from The Pride Center of the Capital Region. 

Sex offender who tried to escape prison to be released

Convicted sex offender Joel O’Keefe is scheduled to be released from prison later this month. He tried unsuccessfully to escape from state prison, twice.

Kingsbury sex offender facing new charges

A registered sex offender from Kingsbury is facing a slew of new charges.

Woman charged with stealing from Nuns of New Skete

Vermont woman charged after the Honor System box was ignored in White Creek, State Police say, to the tune of $250.

Health lesson on gender sparks anger in parents

A Washington County school is taking a hard look at its policy regarding guest presenters after parents complain that a lesson went way too far.

Why do we vote for county coroner?

When you go to the polls to vote next Tuesday, you might see a position you know little about: coroner.

Jaliek 10 years later; Relatives want answers, police want prosecution

It was 10 years ago that a 12-year-old Greenwich boy was reported missing by his adoptive father.

Jaliek Rainwalker's disappearance hits 10-year mark

Wednesday, Nov. 1 marks 10 years since Jaliek Rainwalker, 12, from Washington County was last seen.

Area charity victimized in cyberattack

Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties says it is the victim of a cyberattack. The personal information of some 4,600 agency clients and personnel may have been exposed.

Preventing a KRACK attack

KRACK stands for Key Reinstallation AttACK.  It exploits a router encryption flaw and forces one-time log-ins to be re-used, giving hackers the chance to decode and steal personal information like passwords, credit card, banking information and even photos.

Police video shows murder suspect saying, 'I wanted us to die together'

Copies of videotaped recordings of police interviewing suspect Derrick Guilder offer insight into the motive for the alleged arson and murder of Ashley Coltrain.

Hudson Falls woman accused of drunken driving with kids in tow

A Hudson Falls woman is accused of drunken driving with two children in her car.

Man accused of murder, arson, is on suicide watch

The man accused of arson and murder in connection with the fire that killed his girlfriend, is on suicide watch at the Washington County Jail.

Police: Man ripped electric meter of home in money dispute

A Washington County man is accused of ripping an electric meter out of a house.