Kids at Doane Stuart School present veterans with cards, song and praise.
One of the closest local races was for Rensselaer County district attorney. Republican incumbent Joel Abelove was challenged by Democrat Mary Pat Donnelly. Donnelly was the winner.
Democrat Antonio Delgado has ousted freshman Republican U.S. Rep. John Faso in a swing district in New York's Hudson Valley.
East Greenbush police need your help finding a missing man.
A Michigan man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated following a fatal crash Monday morning in Rensselaer County.
Republicans and Democrats came together Monday night for a tradition in Troy going back more than 50 years. It's a dinner that's always held the night before Election Day.
Monday night the City of Troy unveiled its latest plan on what they want to see developed at One Monument Square.
The man who says he was elbowed by an off-duty Troy police officer at a local little league field now intends to sue the city of Troy.
A Michigan man is charged with vehicular manslaughter after a deadly accident in Schodack on Monday morning.
A freshman at RPI has found a way to improve natural disaster response and recovery through coding.
Challenger Mary Pat Donnelly says incumbent Joel Abelove isn't doing enough for the people of Rensselaer County.
They met in 6th grade on the Shenendehowa campus. Now, after college where they studied media and marketing on two different campuses, they are collaborating on Two Buttons Deep, a website they run out of the Troy Innovation Garage.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Government trustees assessing harm to the Hudson River from PCB pollution say a study showing reduced mink populations along the waterway provides more evidence of contamination.
Volunteers from across the Capital Region braved the rain on Thursday to plant trees.
A man charged with forcible touching last year is facing new charges.
The Hoosick Falls Police Department reports the needle found in a child's Halloween candy bar was just a prank and there is no public concern for tainted candy.
Red Sox fans get on busses and head to the parade to celebrate the World Series Champions
Injuries sustained by broken glass.
A public meeting was held Tuesday Night at the Troy Masonic Community Center for residents to learn about the City of Troy’s plan to take down a portion of the Mt. Ida Lake Dam.
Rescuers and responders among those honored at annual American Red Cross breakfast.
Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the owners of a large iron cross recovered during an investigation.
North Greenbush police are releasing more information on two distraction burglaries that happened last week.
Parents in Troy's Griswold Heights housing complex just got a little help in making sure their kids are prepared to learn.
Two weeks from Election Day and the race in the 19th Congressional District is about as close at it can be.
A Rensselaer County woman is accused of stealing nearly $5,000 in unemployment benefits from the state Department of Labor.
NewsChannel 13 is partnered with WAMC to air a debate between the candidates in the 19th Congressional District on Monday afternoon.
Caught on camera – a FedEx delivery driver throwing a box from the truck onto a front porch.
State police are asking for help in Brunswick after a pedestrian related death on Friday. Authorities say Petra Gabriel, 86 of Troy was hit in the eastbound lane, possibly by more than one vehicle.
City detectives were called to the Vandenburgh Place apartments at 7:00PM Friday night.
State police think they know the type of car that nearly hit a little girl getting off the bus in Pittstown on Tuesday. They say it may be a 2007 Jeep Commander with Connecticut license plates.
Rensselaer County has seen 105 deaths from opioids since 2012. Now the county is taking action by developing a recovery helpline.
A car that nearly hit a child getting off the bus in Pittstown may be from out of state. Police now say the vehicle may have Canadian or out of state plates.
Troy police are investigating an armed robbery.
Environmentalists and residents of communities where tainted drinking water has been detected are growing impatient as the state continues to delay setting minimum contaminant levels for PFOAs and other toxic chemicals in their drinking water.
A father in Rensselaer County is furious after a driver passed a stopped school bus and almost hit his little girl. That close call happened in front of his business, and it was captured on his security cameras.
By now, this far into the heroin crisis, most people know someone affected by the opioid epidemic. A local couple is hoping to get the word out about treatment options, in memory of their son.
Sentencing is scheduled next month for two former Troy cops.
A 39-year-old man is accused of stealing more than $1,000 from vacuum cleaners in Rotterdam.
Ashley and Justin Smith, both graduates of Averill Park High School, now living in Lynn Haven, Florida, have returned to their panhandle home in a community that's been decimated by Hurricane Michael.
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.
After investigating a potentially threatening social media post, East Greenbush police say there is no credible threat to Columbia High School. The school will be open today.
A Troy resident ran 31 miles for his 31st birthday Sunday and it was all to honor his mother.
Troy Police Department's Assistant Chief, Dan DeWolf, became Deputy Chief Dan DeWolf on Friday.
How fast can a fire spread? Students at RPI learned a lesson on Wednesday morning.
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.
One person is at Albany Medical Center, after a shooting in Troy.
A 20-year-old woman in Troy is under arrest, accused of killing her own child.
Dozens of people are charged with stealing $100,000 in public funds.
Engineers are working to make sure a home is stable in Troy.
The Rensselaer County Industrial Development Agency or IDA held a public hearing in East Greenbush, tonight. It was an opportunity for residents to voice their opinions on a new Regeneron pharmaceutical plant.
Seven years after a number of hospitals in the Capital Region came together under the banner of St. Peter's Health Partners, there are more changes - this time affecting employees.
In Grafton, investigators are looking into a report of a suspicious person who approached a child.
The Governors office announced a $200 million dollar grant available to communities dealing with contaminants in their water. It's welcome news to some but for environmental advocates, New York has failed to act on setting maximum contaminant levels for toxic chemicals.
A Troy man is in the Montgomery County Jail, accused of stealing a car and crashing it in Montgomery County.
A $1.5 million federal grant received by Unity House of Troy will enable them to expand service for countless victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse.
It was an evening with trailblazers and space innovators at RPI Wednesday, where a panel of guests discussed the logistics of a manned mission to Mars.
An East Greenbush police officer arrested last week will not be in court as scheduled Thursday night.
Police say a woman passenger was also hurt during the incident.
According to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network or RAINN one person experiences assault every 98 seconds. One out of six women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape and seven out of ten sexual assaults are committed by someone known to the victim. Unity House in Troy wants victims of sexual assault and domestic abuse to know they are willing to help anyone who needs it.
A Rensselaer County correctional officer is charged with sexually abusing a female inmate.