State officials say contamination from cancer-causing industrial chemicals has been found at an upstate New York business that uses paper mill sludge to produce composting material.
Towpath Road in Kingsbury is a popular spot for illegal dumping of electronics, furniture and household trash.
The former superintendent of the Department of Public Works in Cambridge is headed to federal prison. Michael Telford was sentenced Wednesday to 96 months behind bars for possessing and distributing child pornography.
Jaliek Rainwalker was 12-years-old when he went missing from Greenwich in November 2007.
The two people hurt in a plane crash in Argyle were a flight instructor and student. The plane went down off County Route 47 and Street Road just after 10:30 a.m. Sunday, hitting several trees.
Two people were injured after a small plane crashed Sunday morning in the town of Argyle.
Lawmakers are talking about a $2.2 billion, 1,000-megawatt electrical line that could run through the Capital Region.
Two brothers are in police custody after shots were fired in Greenwich Thursday night.
Police in Washington County say they used Narcan to help two people who may have overdosed on heroin. It happened at a home on Deer Run Drive Thursday.
After nearly a week on the lam, an escaped bull is now back in its owner's custody. The Washington County Department of Public Safety says the animal has been captured.
The weather is getting warmer, making for dangerous conditions on the ice, so one local fire department is making sure it's ready for whatever happens.
Authorities say they've recovered the body of the second of two Vermont men believed to have fallen through the ice on Lake Champlain while snowmobiling last week.
Authorities have identified a body recovered from Lake Champlain as one of two Vermont men believed to have fallen through the ice while snowmobiling.
There’s still no sign of a runaway bull in Washington County. The animal escaped while being unloaded from a trailer for a livestock auction Tuesday night in the town of Jackson.
Terry O'Neil thinks the book was signed out by his great uncle who was struck and killed by a lightning strike in the 1940s.
Police in Washington County say this is no bull. They want people to be on the lookout for a runaway bull.
A bull made a run for it as it was being unloaded at a livestock auction.
Singers who've performed at some of the biggest concert venues in the country are playing at Whitehall High School Saturday.
A New York State Department of Public Service employee was working on State Rt. 196 when he was hit by a pickup truck on Thursday afternoon.
A woman has been found with serious injuries after her car rolled over on a Washington County road.
The Fort Edward woman accused of attacking her stepdaughter has said no to an offer that would send her to prison for up to 7 years.
A Hudson Falls man has died in a snowmobile crash in Herkimer County. According to NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star, the accident happened around 10 p.m. Wednesday evening on Herkimer County Trail 5, just north of Daikers Pub in Old Forge.
Police say Thomas Scott peeped at and massaged boys he had been both living with and coaching at the school.
Thomas Scott of Granville is charged with endangering the welfare of a child. He's accused of having inappropriate contact with a boy younger than 17 who lived with him.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says they know what caused a large explosion on Sunday. They say some people used the explosive Tannerite to blow up an old junk car. The explosion was felt as far away as Kingsbury and South Glens Falls.
Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed $152 billion budget includes some new taxes and fees in addition to new programs and proposals.
People gathered in a Malta restaurant Sunday to raise money for a Greenwich family that lost a child in a tragedy in the snow last month.
State police say they arrested a woman for DWI for the second time this year.
A new supermarket opened in Washington County Tuesday morning and residents are celebrating. The opening of a new Market 32 is the culmination of a 13-year effort for the people of Fort Edward. Fort Edward hasn't had a supermarket since Grand Union pulled out in 2003, so the community is welcoming Market 32 with open arms.
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) - An appeal in a triple murder case in upstate New York is heading for the state's highest court.
Saratoga Sheriff says his office has received more than a hundred calls from gun owners with questions about new SAFE Act requirements.
A designated driver is facing DWI charges in Washington County. Police say she had a baby in the car too.
Two hunters in southern Washington County were ticketed for their bounty. That’s because Environmental Conservation officers say the men killed 22 cottontail rabbits in one day. The limit is six.
Joshua Bemis was killed when his snowmobile crashed on Cossayuna Lake at around 1 o'clock Sunday morning.
This is the time of year when you hear people dreaming out loud about leaving for a warmer climate. Census estimates reveal New Yorkers are indeed leaving the state.
After three terms, the Colonel turned Congressman decided not to run again. Chris Gibson's successor is his friend, neighbor and fellow Republican John Faso.
A Washington County Sheriff's Deputy is able to convince a man to take his hand instead of jumping off a bridge into the frigid waters of the Hudson River.
If you have tinted windows you'll want to read this. To pass inspection next year, your car's windows will have to pass through a light meter.
The Village of Whitehall has declared a snow emergency to be in effect until Sunday morning at 9:30 A.M.
Police say a Vermont woman was caught with crystal meth in Washington County. They stopped 48-year-old Terri Thomas, 48, of Poultney on State Route 22A in Hampton for a traffic infraction Sunday.
One of the two young hikers who went missing for nearly two days during a hike on Algonquin Mountain is back in the hospital. Blake Alois' father tells NewsChannel 13 that a doctor admitted the 20 year this afternoon after discovering the young man's frost bitten feet had become infected
A seventh grader from Greenwich is dead after a tragic accident involving a snow bank. Police say 13-year-old Joshua Demarest (left) died. His friend 12-year-old Tyler Day (right) survived.
Two sixth graders were playing in the snow when they were buried alive Tuesday afternoon but after a frantic search it was too late for one of the 12 year olds, police said.
A Granville man who admitted to receiving child pornography was sentenced to five years in prison Monday. Tristan Shaw pleaded guilty back in August.
The Federal Highway Administration wants New York to remove "I Love New York" road signs, concerned that the big blue signs will distract motorists.
Tobacco products might soon be banned inside and immediately outside federally funded public housing. If the plan moves forward, it would take 18 months to take effect.
Firefighters in Granville were called out to a chimney fire around 3 a.m. on Friday. Officers in the Middle Granville Department say two family members were able to escape the house on County Route 21 without injury.
State police stop a man they say was heading to Vermont to sell drugs. Police say Devon Jackson was speeding when they pulled his car over Sunday morning in Fort Ann.
People in need went to the Washington County Municipal Center Thursday to shop for free, warm winter clothing.
The former Cambridge public works superintendent has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report Michael Telford, 46, now faces up to 20 years in prison and five years’ parole.
Tuesday's heavy rains did more than create a lot of mud. They sent nearly 2 million gallons of untreated sewage into the Hudson River between Rensselaer and Washington counties in less than 24 hours.
A car crash in Easton, Washington County is under investigation. The sheriff’s department says 37-year-old Jason Geraghty hit a car driven by 25-year-old Austin Brown on state Route 29 around 5 p.m. Wednesday. A third car was also involved.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a personal injury three car accident on State Route 29 that happened on Wednesday.
Hillary Clinton took New York easily in the presidential election last night, but it was neck and neck outside of New York City.
A Washington County bobsledder has earned a spot on the U.S. National Team. Codie Bascue, 22, lives in Whitehall. He swept the four trial races to earn one of three pilot spots on the men's team.
At the roundabout on Warren Street, supporters of the incumbent Congresswoman Elise Stefanik held signs trying to get the attention of motorists to remind them there's an election on Tuesday.
Rahssan Smith of Albany One has drowned in the Champlain Canal in Kingsbury.
Heavy rains sent more than 400,000 gallons of raw sewage into the Hudson River on Thursday.
The Hudson Falls Village Board voted 4-1 on Monday night to allow Greg Cutler to keep his goat, Coca Rose, after being convinced the goat is a registered service animal that helps Greg cope with his Parkinson's Disease.
A Washington County bobsledder has two wins under his belt as he tries once again for a spot on the U.S. national team. Codie Bascue won two races in two days in the two-man bobsled. That was in Lake Placid over the weekend.
State police search a burglary suspect's home and find a 6-year-old child living among empty heroin packets and hypodermic needles.