Police officers are trained in first aid, but the Hoosick Falls Police Department will be training in mental health first aid on Friday.
The cause of a fire at 552 North Lake Avenue in Brunswick is under investigation.
The Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Department confirms two men are dead after a serious crash in Petersburgh.
A few dozen protesters were outside the Rensselaer County Jail on Thursday, hoping to get inside and hear what ICE Director Matthew Albence had to say during his visit to the Capital Region.
The Troy City Council wants to hear from you about a new way to buy electricity for your home or business.
ICE Director Matthew Albence is scheduled to visit the Rensselaer County Jail on Thursday. This as the debate over the states Green Light Law wages on, with the Trump administration so far not backing down on restrictions put on New Yorkers when it comes to Trusted Traveler Programs.
Troy police are investigating a stabbing that happened late Tuesday night.
A Schodack man has been ordered to spend 12 years in state prison for sexually abusing a child.
Troy police are investigating after a man was shot during an attempted robbery late Monday night.
Troy police are investigating two shootings in two days.
An apparent noontime shooting is under investigation in Troy. Police say someone shot at a man getting out of a dark-colored sedan in the area of 4th and Division streets Monday. Both people were gone when police arrived.
Police in the Collar City are calling the death of a 6-year-old boy suspicious.
Police in the Collar City are still looking for the person who held up a deli at gunpoint.
Housing rehabilitation and improvement projects in the Collar City are getting a big boost.
Troy police still need your help to find a missing man.
A cause of death has been determined for an RPI student who died earlier this week.
An unattended death of a young man in Troy Monday night led to fears that perhaps the Coronavirus was to blame.
Troy police are investigating the death of a student at RPI.
A public safety meeting will be held in Troy on Tuesday night to talk about staffing issues with the fire department. It's an issue the Troy Firefighters Union has been talking about for months.
Troy police are investigating after a man was found dead inside an apartment building.
Portions of the Capital Region remain without power after a snow storm last Friday.
A Schodack man is charged with stealing a hefty amount steel.
The Capital Region hosts several events to help people with disabilities.
"We stand by the report. It does say the garage is safe. We certainly wouldn't let people park there if it wasn't safe," Denton Bryce, Vice President Project Management with The Bryce Companies told NewsChannel 13.
A casting company is looking for Capital Region locals to work as paid extras in a new HBO series.
The Rensselaer County Meals on Wheels program will be celebrating a major milestone on Thursday.
The City of Troy continues to make a comeback. That's the message Mayor Patrick Madden was sending in his fifth State of the City address on Wednesday night.
The Troy Firefighters Union continues expressing concerns about public and firefighter safety.
RPI President Shirley Ann Jackson has a new understanding of her past, after PBS dove into her family tree in their groundbreaking show "Finding Your Roots."
Troy Mayor Patrick Madden will deliver his fifth State of the City address on Wednesday night.
Troy Police have located a vehicle belonging to a missing man on Wednesday.
A local congressman is making a big push to ensure a complete count of Capital Region kids in the 2020 census.
An officer with the East Greenbush Police Department received an unexpected surprise while on patrol early Sunday morning.
A Troy man accused in a decades old murder case in San Diego will remain in the Rensselaer County Jail.
The sustainability of schools will be the focus of meeting between ten Capital Region school districts and several state legislators on Thursday.
If you go to the Rensselaer Rail Station you could soon be paying more for parking. The train station is owned by CDTA. They said they haven’t raised its parking fees there in about seven years.
Congressman Paul Tonko is pushing for the passage of his Horseracing Integrity Act.
Speed is now partially blamed in a deadly Schaghticoke crash early Friday morning.
The private Uncle Sam Parking Garage in Troy was back open Monday after being shut down over the weekend by the city because of safety concerns.
Troy police are investigating a home invasion that resulted in one person being shot in the leg on Monday.
A winning Take 5 ticket worth $33,496 was sold in Troy.
Two New York City residents have been charged in connection with attempted identity theft at the Verizon Store in North Greenbush.
The Sage Colleges in Albany and Troy will soon have a new corporate name.
Troy police say they made three arrests for drugs and weapons.
State police have released the names of the people killed in a head-on crash that closed down a portion of Route 67 in Schaghticoke Friday morning.
Police in Troy are investigating an attempted car break-in.
For 8-year-old Kyla Corrigan and her little sister, Kelly, it's been a tough couple of weeks. Both girls battled the flu - with Kyla getting the worst of it
Investigators in Rensselaer County need your help identifying a burglary suspect.
A public meeting will be held on Wednesday to discuss the future of Troy’s waterfront.
Troy police were back at the scene of a shooting that left a 17-year-old injured Monday night. Police say the victim was shot twice, in the chest and arm.
The suspect in a weekend home invasion in Troy is out of the hospital.
A Cohoes man is accused of choking a woman while she was holding their 5-month-old. He was arraigned and released. An hour later police say he violated an order of protection that was just issued.
All schools in the Lansingburgh School District were operating under a lockout on Tuesday. That means all outside activities are moved inside and all buildings have a single point of entry.
Police in Troy are investigating a home invasion that ended with the suspect being sent to the hospital.
A Rensselaer county man faces aggravated harassment charges after authorities say threatened a school employee over the phone.
A tractor-trailer went off the road in the town of Nassau Thursday morning and now the driver is charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.
Troy Police are investigating an incident of vandalism in Frear Park. Swastikas and other words were spray painted in a remote area.
The Rensselaer County Legislature sent a clear message to state lawmakers Tuesday night. They unanimously passed a resolution urging the state to immediately suspend or amend the new criminal justice reform laws.
Troy is fighting a problem that many local cities have: run-down vacant houses in foreclosure, known as zombie properties. The city is taking mortgage companies to court, and recently won its biggest settlement to date.
The area of the Hoosick Street Bridge is cleared after a high-speed crash involving a stolen sedan and a pickup truck.