New York Board of Regents backs down on some ESSA regulations

New York Board of Regents backs down on some ESSA regulations

Community colleges join together to address lack of skilled workers

Community colleges join together to address lack of skilled workers

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Animals found abandoned in Amsterdam apartment

How hot is too hot inside a classroom? NYSUT calls for changes in NY schools

Missing Amsterdam woman found alive

Missing Amsterdam woman found alive

A 21-year-old woman reported missing from Amsterdam has been found alive.

Amsterdam man accused of raping two young teens

An Amsterdam man is accused of raping two young teenagers over the past two years.

Amsterdam police looking for missing woman

The Amsterdam Police Department wants you to be on the lookout for missing 21-year-old Mikayla Noack.

Poll has Faso leading Delgado in 19th Congressional District

The latest poll from the Siena Research Institute looks at the race in the 19th Congressional District.

Amsterdam man accused of raping 14-year-old child

A 26-year-old Amsterdam man is accused of raping a 14-year-old child.

Couple spearheads Amsterdam Community Garden

Grow Amsterdam NY is trying to transform vacant lots into community gardens.

Lead found in the drinking water of some Amsterdam homes

A recent round of samples of drinking water of homes in Amsterdam exceeded lead limits put in place by the Environmental Protection Agency.

"Take Me Home" launched in Amsterdam

A program called "Take Me Home" was launched in Amsterdam, today. A database will better help police locate missing people or understand what non-verbal people need in an emergency.

Man caught on video stealing from Montgomery County shrine

The search is on in Montgomery County for the man who stole from a religious shrine.

Trio facing upgraded charges in Fort Plain homicide

Three men -- Garry Sweet, Eric Rivera, and Aaron Cockfield are now facing upgraded charges in the death of 29-year-old Joshua Laveck of Fort Plain.

Amsterdam city official accused of patronizing prostitute

An Amsterdam city official is under arrest.

Montgomery County Sheriff's Department places two people on leave after hit-and-run

AMSTERDAM - Two members of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department are charged with professional misconduct.

State investigates town clerk's denial of marriage license

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered an investigation into a small-town clerk's denial of a marriage license for a same-sex couple.

Montgomery County man arrested after domestic dispute

A Montgomery County man is arrested after a domestic dispute. Shawn Arnold is facing numerous charges after the incident at a Fonda home.

Help pouring in for Montgomery County fire victims

A family of 12 in Palatine Bridge is getting a lot of help from strangers and friends after fire destroyed their house.  They are also thanking a young friend for helping two daughters escape the flames. 

Cuomo to help same-sex couple denied marriage license in Montgomery County

Governor Andrew Cuomo is stepping in to help a same-sex couple in Montgomery County.

Clogged culvert pipe overcome by heavy rain in Amsterdam

All of the rain that fell Tuesday is causing some trouble for commuters in part of Montgomery County.

One person dead after motorcycle, car crash in Montgomery County

One person is dead after a crash in Montgomery County. The sheriff’s office says 58-year-old Sherri Orlosky died after the motorcycle she was on was hit by a car outside Price Chopper Plaza early Thursday evening.

Search continues for Richmondville teen who ran away in March

State police continue searching for a Richmondville teen who ran away from home March 1.

Pair arrested on sex trafficking charges in Amsterdam

A man and woman have been arrested on sex trafficking charges in Amsterdam.

Neglected dog found tied to stop sign improving

The SPCA in Montgomery County says a dog found tied to a stop sign is doing much better. He's eating and drinking without issue. However, they say he's still itchy.

Neglected dog found tied to stop sign in Montgomery County

A dog is recovering after it is found tied to a stop sign in Montgomery County.

Three-day powwow at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site

Native Americans are coming together for a three-day event in Montgomery County.

Owner of Montgomery County business accused of trying to evade state taxes

A local business owner is charged with attempting to evade state taxes and possession of untaxed tobacco.

Amsterdam police search for missing teen

Amsterdam police need your help finding a missing teen.

Suspects arraigned in Fort Plain homicide investigation

Three suspects have now been arraigned in connection with this weekend’s Fort Plain homicide.

Three suspects in custody in connection to Fort Plain Homicide

Police in the Village of Fort Plain say a third suspect is now in custody in connection to a recent homicide.

Police in Fort Plain investigating homicide in village

The Fort plain police chief confirms a homicide happened  at  60 Division St. early Saturday morning.

Antonio Delgado declared winner of 19th congressional district primary

The Associated Press has declared Antonio Delgado the winner in the Democratic Primary for the 19th congressional district.

19th congressional district race being closely watched

One of the most closely watched races in the country is right in our backyard. Seven Democrats are squaring off, with the winner to face Congressman John Faso in the fall.

Erin Collier runs in 19th Congressional District

Seven democrats are vying to be on the line in November and have the chance to run against incumbent Republican John Faso. NewsChannel 13 has been profiling all seven candidates. The last candidate we are profiling is Erin Collier.

Brian Flynn says he's ready to fight for people in NY-19

Brian Flynn is a third-generation Greene County resident who lives in the town of Hunter and is running in the Democratic primary for NY-19.

Unique glass museum 'floating' through Capital Region

A unique "floating museum" is making several stops in the Capital Region. The GlassBarge from the Corning Museum of Glass is not made of glass, though. Instead, they make glass on it.

Two school districts holding re-votes after budget failed

Voters in Fort Edward and Johnstown school districts will vote again Tuesday on school budgets.

Police: Drunk woman asleep at the wheel in Montgomery County

State police say they found a drunk woman asleep at the wheel in Montgomery County.

Fonda woman accused of using kids in stroller to cover up larceny

A woman is under arrest after police say she stole from the Fonda Dollar General, using her kids to cover up the crime.

Beals calls himself a progressive Democrat in NY-19 battle

In less than two weeks, New York Democrats will head to the polls in New York's 19th Congressional District to narrow a crowded field of primary contenders down to one. That person will face off against Republican incumbent John Faso in what will be one of the closest-watched races in the country. One of those Democratic hopefuls is Jeff Beals.

Trio arrested in Montgomery County Stewart's robbery

Three people are under arrest after a Stewart's was robbed in Fort Johnson.

Experts talk about how to help prevent suicide

With two high profile suicides in just one week, people everywhere are now talking about a topic long considered taboo. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention says there is a stigma that is often associated with mental illness and suicide. 

Clegg says he has experience to help tackle NY-19’s challenges

Dave Clegg, 65, graduated from SUNY New Paltz and went to law school in Buffalo. After his schooling, he spent a short stint representing Native Americans in Nebraska and South Dakota before returning to the Hudson Valley in the 1980s to raise his family.

Ulster County native, 29, youngest contender in primary for NY-19

NewsChannel 13 continues to profile the candidates in New York's 19th Congressional District and meet the youngest contender, Gareth Rhodes.

19th Congressional District Democratic candidates debate in Albany

Democratic candidates in New York's 19th Congressional District faced off Thursday afternoon in a debate.

New surveillance cameras in Gloversville park

Police hope the surveillance cameras at the Elk Street Playground in Gloversville will deter crime and make it a safer place for children to play.

Four people arrested in Amsterdam drug raid where kids lived

Four people are arrested, accused of taking part in drug deals in an apartment where young children lived.

Safyre's Angels takes work to Montgomery County

A big announcement came Sunday from an inspirational 10-year-old girl who has continued to turn her tragedy into helping others.

Police: Buffalo pair had 4 1/2 lbs. of cocaine on Thruway in Montgomery County

Troopers say they pulled over a car on the Thruway in the town of Glen and found about four and a half pounds of cocaine.

Montgomery County man accused of stealing from Columbia County business

A Montgomery County man is in the Columbia County Jail, accused of stealing from a local business.

Parts of Montgomery County to be without power Sunday night

Residents in the city of Amsterdam and the town of Amsterdam should expect power outages to happen Sunday night.

Amsterdam woman helped by neighbors after hit and run

Neighbors rush to pull a woman and a boy from a flipped car, after a hit-and-run in Amsterdam.  Part of the rescue is captured on cellphone video.  The woman is grateful to her rescuers and calling for police to find the other driver.

Plans for Montgomery County sewage sludge facility go down the toilet

Plans for a sewage sludge facility in Montgomery County are off.

Bus services canceled in Amsterdam

About 60 people in the City of Amsterdam will need a new ride starting Tuesday. That's because Monday was the last day city buses ran there.

Amsterdam dissolving transportation department

The city of Amsterdam is dissolving its transportation department by May 1.

Gun threat in Amsterdam school district unfounded

The Greater Amsterdam School District had to deal with a threat.

Police: Amsterdam man had open beer in cup holder

An Amsterdam man is accused of driving drunk and police say he had an open beer in his cup holder.

Montgomery County sheriff announces retirement

Montgomery County Sheriff Michael Amato announced he is not seeking re-election this year.

Montgomery County mother, son arrested

A St. Johnsville man is accused of extortion. Police say Ryan Cook extorted more than $2,000 from a person, by threatening to tell police they abused a child.

Montgomery County man charged with rape

A Montgomery County man is charged with rape. State police say 20-year-old Daniel Masi of Fort Plain had sex with a woman he met on social media without her consent.

NYS grants $6 million for Beech-Nut demolition

A familiar sight on I-90 will soon be coming down.  The vacant and dilapidated century old Beech-Nut facility in Canahojarie is an eyesore, economic loss and dangerous.

Gov. Cuomo announces $81 million in funding for statewide redevelopment projects

Governor Cuomo announced $81 million in funding Monday for projects statewide. 

Flood warning issued in Schenectady County

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning in Schenectady County.