Plans to build a new jail on a piece of farmland in Schoharie have been scrapped. That means the county has to start all over again, and continue shuttling inmates to Albany County Jail, which is costing a lot of money.
NewsChannel 13 has received a long-awaited response from the Department Of Corrections and Community Supervision. It's regarding taxpayer money spent to pay employees long after the inmates were gone from Mount McGregor State Prison.
At a time of heightened anger and uncertainty across the nation, Congressman Paul Tonko is holding a town hall meeting with his constituents. Congressman Tonko says he hopes the town hall meeting at Schenectady County Community College is the beginning of what will become an ongoing community dialogue.
NEW YORK (AP) — Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent and personable voice for his country's interests as he sparred with his Western counterparts, died suddenly after falling ill Monday in his office at the mission.
Two Warren County women are facing charges, accused of shoplifting with two young children. State police say 55-year-old Dianne Butler and 35-year-old Delia Tabano had two young kids with them when they stole items from a department store in Clifton Park.