Flooding closes roads, stretch of Erie Canal

Flooding caused by heavy rains has shut down some roads in the Mohawk Valley and forced the closure of a 65-mile stretch of the Erie Canal.

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Dr. Kent Brantly, an American doctor who contracted Ebola, is shown working in Liberia for Samaritan's Purse.
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Waste Watchers

  • Survey: Schumer flight costs more than any other senator

    Senator Chuck Schumer ranks ahead of all other U.S. Senator in tax dollars spent on charter plane flights last year. “USA Today” released its analysis of senate spending records compiled by the non-partisan Sunlight Foundation.

NewsChannel 13 In-Depth

  • Prison horse program changes lives

    Prison officials marked a major anniversary at Wallkill Correctional Facility on Thursday. For 30 years they've been rescuing thoroughbred horses and helping inmates develop better attitudes with a unique horse therapy program. NewsChannel 13 went back to Wallkill to check on an inmate we've been following through the program.

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