Woman dies after being hit by vehicle in Schodack

Woman dies after being hit by vehicle in Schodack

All-female spacewalk inspiring Capital Region women to reach for the stars

All-female spacewalk inspiring Capital Region women to reach for the stars


Companies blamed for polluting water complete study on new drinking sources

Study completed on Hoosick Falls water

Troy video appears to show tractor trailer passing stopped school bus

Deputy SUNY police chief facing child porn charges

A deputy police chief at the SUNY System Plaza in Albany is facing child pornography charges.

Capital District Gondola project to begin environmental review process

The Capital District Gondola is a project that has been talked about for the past three years. The gondola would span the Hudson River from the Rensselaer train station to the Times Union Center.

New security monitoring devices being installed in vacant Capital Region buildings

In several cities across the Capital Region, there are a number of vacant "red-X" buildings.

Troy police investigating shooting

Troy police are investigating a shooting that happened this weekend.

Man found dead at Ingalls Avenue Boat Launch in Troy

A man has been found dead at the Ingalls Avenue Boat Launch in Troy.

Cardiologists' walking program in Troy sets people on the path to better health

The easiest way to get exercise is to walk. The recommendation is to log about 30 minutes a day, five times a week. If you need some encouragement, you might want to lace up your sneakers and "Walk with a Doctor." It's part of a national program that's going strong in the Capital Region.

Hoosick Falls school bus driver accused of sexual contact with kids

A school bus driver is accused of inappropriately touching children.

Albany man arrested after leading police on chase

An Albany man is facing charges after leading police on a chase in a stolen vehicle.

Troy mayor releases proposed budget

The budget proposes a spending increase of 3.5% from this year's.

Loan fund helping women and minorities start businesses

If you walk down a section of Broadway in Troy, you'll find a number of businesses owned by women.

Troy fire under investigation

A fire in Troy is under investigation.    

Republican candidate for Troy mayor quits race

The Republican candidate for Troy mayor is dropping out of the race.

Man arrested in connection with East Greenbush car break-ins

The East Greenbush Police Department has their suspect after a series of car break-ins on Third Avenue Extension earlier in the month. They arrested 23-year-old Jacob Ruth.

Troy 100 Forum: A conversation with candidates for Mayor

Election Day is less than a month out and in troy, the three candidates for mayor were invited to a conversation with residents

DA: Bail reform intent noble, unworkable

Rensselaer County District Attorney Mary Pat Donnelly says the state's new bail reform legislation is "noble but unworkale."

Troy to pay $1.3 million to woman who trespassed at former Leonard Hospital

The city of Troy will pay $1.3 million to a woman who was injured while trespassing on city-owned property.

Police arrest man in connection with Troy bank robbery

Police say they caught a bank robber who hit a bank in Troy last month.  

Troy firefighters union concerned over staffing

The Troy Firefighters Union is speaking out about concerns over the number of firefighters on shift at two of the fire stations in the city

East Greenbush woman accused of stealing grandmother's identity

An East Greenbush woman is under arrest, accused of stealing her grandmother's identity.

Police, prosecutors say new bail laws are threat to public safety

Dramatic changes to New York's bail laws will take effect January 1, 2020.

Troy Stewart's manager hosts ice cream socials for local children

A local Stewart's manager got donations of ice cream for children in Troy public housing. 

An eagle eye focused on photography

Once a hobby, now Robb Bagnato of Troy wants to make photography a career. He's got patience and a new outlook on life.

Rensselaer man accused of drugged driving

A Rensselaer man is under arrest accused of drugged driving and possession of drug charges.

Rensselaer man admits to selling heroin, cocaine

A man from Rensselaer will spend more than 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to drug and weapons charges.

'Baseball Bat Bandit' from Troy gets 14 years behind bars

Darren French from Troy is known as the "Baseball Bat Bandit."

Vermont man facing new charges in catalytic converter thefts

There are some more charges for the Vermont man accused of stealing catalytic converters.

Troy's mayor, police chief discuss recent violence with community

After a violent week in Troy that included a homicide, the police chief and the mayor want to hear what you have to say.

Concerns over City of Troy surveillance cameras being brought up again

Troy police continue to investigate a homicide in Lansingburgh on Tuesday and a shooting Thursday night that left two people injured. Troy City Council President Carmella Mantello said surveillance cameras in the area of the shooting are not working and this has been an ongoing issue.

Woodland Hill Montessori School unveils new expansion

A local school is expanding to meet increasing enrollment.

Shooting in Troy under investigation

Authorities say two people were hit at the corner of Sixth Avenue and Ingalls Avenue around 7 p.m. on Thursday.

Residents in Troy complain that trash is piling up

It’s a problem that residents say has been piling up in the City of Troy for a while. Trash scattered in alleyways and in city streets.

Troy woman gets help in her cancer battle

A Troy woman has helped others during some of their toughest times when they were fighting cancer. Now some of those she helped are rallying for her.  

Lansingburgh bank robbery under investigation

Troy police are investigate a robbery at the Key Bank on 2nd Avenue in Lansingburgh.

Victim of Troy homicide identified

Troy police have identified the victim of Tuesday's homicide.

Lansingburgh homicide leaves quiet community on edge

A 19-year-old African-American woman was shot dead at the corner of 4th Avenue and 111th Street Tuesday morning. Right now, police don't think the crime was random.

Police investigating possible homicide in Troy

The body of female found in road in Lansingburgh shortly before 4 a.m.

MyPayrollHR victim finds recipe to help others

Melanie O'Malley, the owner of O'Malley's Oven, one of thousands of companies nationwide that fell victim to the MyPayrollHR swindle, has set up a Facebook site to help other victims.

Rensselaer County man's guns removed over 'Red Flag' law

A Rensselaer County man's guns have been removed under New York's new "Red Flag Law."

Computer whiz: Next payroll scheme likely being planned

A local computer security expert says the next payroll computer heist (after MyPayrollHR) is likely already being planned.

Troy police investigate bank robbery

Police in Troy are investigating a bank robbery.

Partnership aims for better communication to help fight opioid crisis

A local insurance company is partnering with Averill Park schools to help fight the opioid epidemic.

Police: Rensselaer woman tried renting out home she didn't own

A Rensselaer woman is under arrest accused in a rental scam.

Plaque in Rensselaer honors first Grand Slam in MLB history

The first Grand Slam ever recorded by Major League Baseball took place on this date in 1881.

Troy mayoral debate discusses South Troy Pool and shooting investigation

Troy Mayor Patrick Madden faced off against his two challengers in Lansingburgh Tuesday. 

Rensselaer County Legislature passes resolution opposing Cuomo's license plate exchange program

Tuesday night the Rensselaer County Legislature unanimously passed a resolution opposing the proposed fees associated with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s mandatory license plate exchange program.  

Rensselaer County Legislature may push for state Styrofoam ban

The Rensselaer County Legislature will consider urging the state to ban Styrofoam.

Reward offered in theft of catalytic converters from Pittstown business

Someone has stolen catalytic converters from Upstate Auto Sales three times in the last week.  The thief was caught on surveillance video. 

Rensselaer County Legislature urges NY to ban Styrofoam food and drink containers

Tuesday night the Rensselaer County Legislature unanimously passed a resolution that urges New York State to ban polystyrene foam for use of food and drink containers.

Husband, wife honored together at Rensselaer County Honor-a-Deceased-Veteran ceremony

Monthly Honor A Deceased Veteran ceremony in Rensselaer County marks service to Andy and Gloria Dolan.

"Baseball Bat Bandit" pleads guilty

Darren French was caught on video fighting a store clerk at the Congress Street Market.

Storms looked at as possible cause of multiple Hoosick Falls fires

Wednesday's storms are to blame for several house fires in Hoosick Falls.

Troy police investigating incident on Fifth Avenue

Troy Police are investigating an incident near 61 Fifth Avenue. 

Man charged for allegedly choking woman and pushing her out apartment

Police arrested a man allegedly involved in a domestic incident Friday night. 

South Troy Pool to stay closed for rest of summer

It's the homestretch of summer and now NewsChannel 13 has learned the shuttered South Troy Pool will stay closed this summer.

New docs: Mounting frustration over Troy parking garage issues for months

13 Investigates has obtained more than 100 pages of records from the New York State Office of General Services that appear to show ongoing concerns at the Uncle Sam Parking Garage in Troy dating back to March of 2019. The documents contain emails, pictures, and a structural assessment report on the garage in question from 2016.

Police searching for driver after fiery crash in Speigletown

Driver in early morning crash runs off after being pulled from his burning car in Rensselaer County on Thursday.

South Troy pool remains closed as Labor Day quickly approaches

The swimming pool in South Troy remains closed as we head into Labor Day weekend.

Three fairs open heading into Labor Day Weekend

It's a busy week for fairs in the Capital Region: 178th Fonda Fair, 179th Columbia County Fair and 200th Schaghticoke Fair all featuring fine fair fun.

Pair arrested in Lansingburgh drug bust

A drug bust leads to two arrests in Lansingburgh.

Former Army National Guard helicopter pilot sentenced for child pornography

A former helicopter pilot with the Army National Guard is sentenced to five years behind bars for child pornography.