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Thruway Authority answers questions about repeated paving

Thruway Authority answers questions about repeated paving


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Pain and Payments: Workers' comp at criminal youth centers

Pain and Payments: Workers' comp at criminal youth centers


In Depth: One house bills

In Depth: New York state's gas tax profits

Workers afraid in youth detention facility, blame state policies

In Depth: SUNY Poly legal bills

As we await a trial date in the corruption case of former SUNY Poly President Alain Kaloyeros and seven others, NewsChannel 13 has been asking questions to find out how much money you have spent on this investigation.


In Depth: State senate committee meetings sparsely attended

Thanks to a little camera in a little conference room in Albany, NewsChannel 13 found out about how little happens at some state senate committee meetings.


Some say new Surface Pro tablets for NY State Assembly are wasteful

Some call it a modernization tool. Others call it a waste of taxpayer dollars. That's after lawmakers in the NY State Assembly received new Surface Pro tablets before going home this week.


Schoharie County continues search to replace flooded out jail

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. 


The cost of closing a prison

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.


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Troy police investigate Lansingburgh stabbing

Troy police investigate Lansingburgh stabbing

Guilderland road reopens after car crashes into tree

Guilderland road reopens after car crashes into tree

JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

FILE  In this Jan. 20, 1961 file photo, President John F. Kennedy delivers his inaugural address after taking the oath of office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Monday, May 29, 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of his birth.

Manchester-based band playing in Glens Falls

Manchester-based band playing in Glens Falls

New York students can apply for free college tuition June 7

New York students can apply for free college tuition June 7

Possible arson under investigation in Cairo

Possible arson under investigation in Cairo

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Hundreds attend annual Memorial Day parade in Rensselaer

Hundreds attend annual Memorial Day parade in Rensselaer

Albany gym holds Memorial Day tribute workout

Albany gym holds Memorial Day tribute workout

Hundreds tour the USS Slater in Albany

Hundreds tour the USS Slater in Albany

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