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NewsChannel 13 crew threatened with arrest at Mount McGregor

A NewsChannel 13 crew was threatened with arrest on Thursday. It happened as they were working on a story about the historic Grant Cottage in Wilton where President Ulysses S. Grant spent his final days.


  • Gov. Cuomo directs creation of new wage board
 
  • Police: Health aide choked nursing home resident
 
  • Albany Med opens Glenville urgent care facility
 
  • Recent storms claim a life in Washington County


  • Albany man pleads guilty to heroin possession

    An Albany man has admitted to possessing a large amount of heroin. Jose Chuva was found with the heroin in April after police executed a search warrant at his home.

  • Glens Falls faces financial trouble

    New York State Comptroller Tom Dinapoli released a report Thursday morning pointing to sources of financial trouble for the city of Glens Falls. Comptroller Dinapoli says Glens Falls has burdensome debt costs, including the city-owned Civic Center, but he says Glens Falls is better off than many upstate municipalities.

  • Police say Daniel Gurnett was found in Saratoga Lake on Wednesday afternoon. Saratoga Lake drowning victim identified

    The man who drowned in Saratoga Lake on Wednesday has been identified. Police say 49-year-old Daniel Gurnett was found by a Lee’s Park Campground employee around 1 p.m.

  • Albany man admits to daytime attempted burglary

    A man admits he tried to burglarize an Albany home in broad daylight, while on parole for a separate burglary.

  • Gillbrand to talk small business in Columbia County

    U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will be in Columbia County on Friday to talk small business. The senator is touring Chatham Brewing with Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet.






Waste Watchers


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.


Education Spotlight

  • Civil rights history comes to life for local students

    A group of Albany students will get a chance to better understand a terrifying time in U.S. history this weekend—by visiting the sites where it occurred. It's an area where many young people were beaten and harassed. Three even died there.





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