Capital Region students make pledge to stay safe during prom

Capital Region students make pledge to stay safe during prom

Erie Canal.

New York Canal System opens to recreational boats on Friday

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Recruiting effort underway for more firefighting volunteers

Early Monday storms flood roads, cut power

Search underway for teen missing from Schenectady

Fulton Montgomery Community College hosts leadership panel discussion

Fulton Montgomery Community College hosted a panel discussion on leadership Wednesday in honor of women's history month.

State getting canal locks ready for another boating season

The state is getting its canal locks ready for another boating season.

Investigators: Group stole $700 in drugs from Amsterdam Hannaford

Montgomery County sheriff's deputies say they caught a group that stole hundreds of dollars' worth of drugs from the Hannaford in Amsterdam.

Mother Nature does not believe in the groundhog

On the second full day of spring, rain turned to snow for the early morning commute.

Tests find parts of Mohawk River not safe for swimming

How comfortable would you be swimming in the Mohawk River? A comprehensive analysis of river contaminates might help you decide if you're ready to jump in the water.

Robot Milo brings efforts to ease autism, teach STEM

Milo brings an interactive demonstration of cutting edge technology for people with autism and STEM-based learning.

Amsterdam man admits to drugs, weapons charges

An Amsterdam man pleads guilty to possessing a firearm and drug possession.

Crime sting leads to 44 arrests in Amsterdam

A multi-agency crime sting leads to 44 arrests in Amsterdam.

Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for role in Glenville gun shop burglary

An Amsterdam man is sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a 2017 gun shop burglary.

Capital Region K9s are top dogs at Capitol

Government sometimes goes to the dogs. On Wednesday, it was true as K9 officers were honored.

Healthcare workers rally against proposed budget cuts

Hundreds of healthcare workers, organizations and emergency medical service personnel descended on the Capitol Tuesday morning as part of Healthcare Advocacy Day.

Tribes Hill WWII vet gets new car

Remember that local World War II veteran whose car was on the verge of collapsing? He got a new set of wheels on Friday.

Trio charged with stealing from Amsterdam stores

Toothpaste, laundry detergent, shampoo and a Roomba. Three people are accused of stealing all these things from stores around Amsterdam.

Governor Cuomo proposes free child care for single parents pursuing a degree

Governor Andrew Cuomo has proposed a pilot program that would offer free childcare to up to 400 single parents pursuing their college degrees at certain community colleges. The Family Empowerment Community College Pilot Program is part of the 2019 Women's Justice Agenda Proposal.

Drive to help a WWII veteran get some new wheels

Just outside Amsterdam, there's a man they affectionately call "The Mayor of Tribes Hill" but to fulfill his duties, he needs one simple tool: a car.

Congressman Antonio Delgado holds town hall in Montgomery County

Dozens of people attended a town hall at Canajoharie High School Wednesday night. They were there to ask Congressman Antonio Delgado questions.

Thruway plow struck for second time in less than a week

The state Thruway Authority says for the second time in less than a week, a Thruway plow was struck while it was engaged in snow and ice operations.

Murder trial in St. Johnsville death set for June 3

The murder trial of Daniel Nellis Sr. from Oppenheim is now set to begin June 3.

Amsterdam man arrested after police chase

An Amsterdam man was sent to the Montgomery County Jail after a police chase.

One person hurt in Amsterdam fire

One person is hurt after a fire in Amsterdam.

Dog rescued from Lock 11 in Amsterdam

A lost dog in Amsterdam is safe after being rescued by a firefighter.

Fire claims life of Montgomery County woman

77-year old woman dies in trailer park fire Monday night; cause remains under investigation.

Fire destroys home at Pine Meadow trailer park

Authorities are investigating a fire at the Pine Meadow trailer park in Amsterdam.

Fort Plain mayor charged with aggravated DWI in Guilderland

The mayor of Fort Plain is arrested for aggravated DWI in Guilderland.

Canajoharie woman accused of stealing elderly victim's identity

State police arrested a woman from Canajoharie after she allegedly stole the identity of an elderly woman.

Fight leads to man's death in Canajoharie

The Canajoharie police chief tells NewsChannel 13 that a man's death on New Year's Eve will be ruled a homicide.

Wrinkles the Dog has found a forever home

The dog was recovering from several broken bones after being thrown from a second-story window in Canajoharie back in October.

Injured red-tailed hawk recovering in Amsterdam

A young red-tailed hawk is recovering after being found in the city of Amsterdam.

Fallen trooper remembered as a family man

One day after the death of a state trooper in a car crash outside his barracks, the community is still reeling from his death.  As police investigate the cause of the crash, people are remembering Trooper Jeremy VanNostrand.     

Funeral arrangements announced for fallen trooper

Funeral arrangements have been announced for fallen State Trooper Jeremy VanNostrand.

Police, firefighters pay respects to fallen trooper

Before Trooper Jeremy VanNostrand died Tuesday morning, a number of police officers rushed to Albany Medical Center, where doctors were trying to save his life.

Trooper killed in Montgomery County crash

A New York State trooper was killed in a traffic accident Tuesday morning while on his way to work in Montgomery County.

Amsterdam mother and son sentenced in embezzlement scheme

An Amsterdam mother and son are both going to state prison after an embezzlement scheme.

MacVilla family reacts to murder, weapons indictment

A Fulton County man is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Michaela MacVilla.

Benefit dinner held for grieving family of Montgomery County woman

It's been more than a month since a Montgomery County woman vanished on her way home from work, only to be found dead in Fulton County days later. We're still awaiting autopsy and toxicology results in the death of Michaela MacVilla. As her family continues to grieve, a benefit was held at the H.C. Smith Benefit Club in St. Johnsville on Monday.

Congressman-elect Delgado discusses agenda as he heads to Washington

In an interview initially done live on Facebook, NewsChannel 13's Benita Zahn speaks with Congressman-elect Antonio Delgado.

Delgado ousts GOP's Faso in NY House race

Democrat Antonio Delgado has ousted freshman Republican U.S. Rep. John Faso in a swing district in New York's Hudson Valley.

Investigators: Canajoharie kids led police on chase with stolen car

Troopers arrested two kids in Canajoharie for allegedly leading police on a chase with a stolen car.

Montgomery County dentist sentenced to prison

A Montgomery County dentist is heading to prison. A Montgomery County dentist is heading to prison. Dr. Martin Sorbero was sentenced Wednesday to one and a third to four years behind bars.

Absentee ballots in Montgomery County missing name of Republican challenger

Election Day is fast approaching on November 6 and a candidate for Congress says his name was left off the ballot.

'Real Heroes' honored by American Red Cross

Rescuers and responders among those honored at annual American Red Cross breakfast.

Schenectady benefit concert to help families of Schoharie crash victims

A benefit on Sunday will help the families and first responders of the deadly limousine crash in Schoharie.

Man charged with stealing $30,000+ worth of jewelry in Amsterdam

A man is charged with stealing more than $30,000 in jewelry from an Amsterdam store.

Annual Amsterdam Halloween parade canceled due to weather

There are no plans to reschedule

Poll: NY-19 race is a virtual 'dead heat'

Two weeks from Election Day and the race in the 19th Congressional District is about as close at it can be.

NewsChannel 13, WAMC partner in 19th Congressional District debate

NewsChannel 13 is partnered with WAMC to air a debate between the candidates in the 19th Congressional District on Monday afternoon.

Skateboarder plans to sue after hit-and-run involving Montgomery County sheriff's department

An 18-year-old skateboarder plans to sue Montgomery County and the sheriff's department.

Marine surprises family in Gloversville while on leave

Cpl. Lymon Barnett went from classroom to classroom to surprise all his siblings on his return home from 18 months in Japan.

Family and friends gather to remember Schoharie crash victim

Family and friends were gathering Wednesday evening to remember one of the victims of the deadly limousine crash in Schoharie.

Fear continues in St. Johnsville after missing woman is found dead

Fear and uncertainty continue in St. Johnsville, weeks after the death of a young woman.

Puppy thrown out of second-story window in Canajoharie now on the mend

A puppy found after being thrown recently from a second story window in Canajoharie is on the mend.

Blue balloons released in Schaghticoke to honor Schoharie crash victims

The Schaghticoke community is coming together to honor the lives lost in Schoharie. Balloons were released at a soccer game on Monday as the latest tribute for the victims.

Capital Region continues to mourn crash victims

Communities across the Capital Region continue to honor and remember victims of the crash. Services for at least 9 of those victims were held on Saturday.

Howes Cave business donates money to Schoharie first responders

More than $500 was raised by a local business in Howes Cave to help Schoharie's first responders.

Puppy thrown from Montgomery County window

A puppy is thrown from a window in Canajoharie.

Long legal battle ahead for families of Schoharie crash victims

While the operator of the limo company involved in the deadly Schoharie crash is free on bail, the investigation by police continues.

Vigil set for tonight in Schoharie

Victims' families and first responders will be among those gathered at the Schoharie Central School District tonight.

Local Red Cross volunteers head to Florida

Harry Oettinger has been volunteering with the American Red Cross since 2005. Less than 24 hours after getting a call his help would be needed in Florida as Hurricane Michael hits the Panhandle, Oettinger was checking in for his flight from Albany to Orlando.

Autopsies completed on Schoharie crash victims

The autopsies on the victims of the limousine crash in Schoharie have been completed. State police are expected to announce the results and officially release the names of the victims in the near future.

Police release official list of victims killed in Schoharie crash

State police have released the names of all the victims in the Schoharie limousine crash.