Petition calls for mayor of Hoosick Falls to step down

A petition circulating online is calling for the mayor of Hoosick Falls to step down. It was penned by Jason Chaplin, who's worried he spent years drinking village water contaminated with a toxic chemical called PFOA.

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  • Oregon standoff ends peacefully after six weeks

    The last of four armed protesters at Oregon's Malheur Federal Wildlife Refuge has surrendered to authorities after a defiant last stand.

  • NY court weighs outdoor smoking ban at parks

    New York's highest court is considering whether to overturn smoking restrictions in state parks, including an outright ban at several smaller parks in New York City. Attorney Edward Paltzik, representing a smokers' rights group, argues that parks officials exceeded their authority, and the decision should be left to the Legislature, which has enacted outdoor smoking bans at playgrounds and train platforms.

  • Flu widespread in New York State

    Flu is now widespread in New York State. The declaration means that all non-vaccinated health care workers must now wear surgical or procedure masks while working with patients.

  • Olender building being demolished for luxury apartments

    The same companies behind some of the luxury apartments in Saratoga are now building in Schenectady. Demolition started Thursday on the former Olender's building on State Street.

  • Schenectady man admits to role in fatal shooting

    A man from Schenectady pleaded guilty Thursday to first degree manslaughter. Jonathan Monforte admitted that he intentionally killed Kusaan Tolliver, 18, during a fight last July.    


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