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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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Claverack World War II veteran recalls those lost on D-Day

Claverack World War II veteran recalls those lost on D-Day

Rain doesn't dampen mood at Lansingburgh parade

Rain doesn't dampen mood at Lansingburgh parade

Albany's Memorial Day Parade wows crowds

Albany Memorial Day Parade

The Latest: Trump honors fallen in Memorial Day address

The Latest: Trump honors fallen in Memorial Day address

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Albany finances: Fiscal blueprint or political gamebook?

Albany finances: Fiscal blueprint or political gamebook?

Columbia Co. business owners: ICE raids negatively impacting local economy

Columbia Co. business owners: ICE raids negatively impacting local economy

Police: Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

Tiger Woods' mugshot after a DUI arrest

Troy police investigate Lansingburgh stabbing

Troy police investigate Lansingburgh stabbing

New York drivers urged to watch out for turtles on roads

New York drivers urged to watch out for turtles on roads

It's egg-laying season for turtles, and New York conservation officials are asking drivers to watch out for the reptiles on roads near wetlands.

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