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.
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.
North Adams did not win the "Small Business Revolution" contest. The honors went to Bristol Borough, Penn. That means Bristol Borough will get $500,000 and an eight-part documentary series about the city on Hulu.
The Hoosick Falls Village Board is calling a special meeting on a new settlement with Saint-Gobain and Honeywell. The companies say they will now provide over $1 million for expenses related to PFOA contamination. The previous agreement was around $850,000.
WNYT- NewsChannel 13 was the first to report the Amsterdam sewage leak, last year. In less than a month, one and a half million gallons of untreated sewage flowed into the Mohawk River. The city thought they fixed the problem but our investigation uncovered that major leak was never resolved.