A $1,500 reward is now offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction, after a poor dog was found abandoned in Troy.
What went wrong? A mother is demanding answers after she says her 27-year-old son's decomposing body was found inside his room at a transitional housing facility in Troy, more than a month after he arrived.
SWAT teams from Troy and Colonie are teaming up for specialized tactical operations training in Oriskany, which is in Oneida County. NewsChannel 13 got a look at the one of a kind police training facility.
The full Troy City Council weren't able to make a vote on whether to become a sanctuary city.
RPI football standout Reuben Clarke has been cited by Troy Mayor Patrick Madden for his heroic actions onboard a disabled Amtrak train two weeks ago.
Police are trying to track down the owner of a severely malnourished dog found in Troy.
It is a necessary evil -- snow removal in the Capital District and beyond. However, with early snowfall this season, budgets are being squeezed. Still, crews NewsChannel 13 spoke with say they're ready for Mother Nature.
The Hoosick Falls Youth Football and Cheer was robbed. The team's president discovered two thousand dollars worth of equipment and merchandise are now missing and the Panthers and police need your help.
Friendly’s has closed six more restaurants in New York and New England, including two in our area.
Police think a malnourished dog found in Troy was abandoned.
Police are trying to find the person or persons who vandalized Frear Park. An alert viewer tipped NewsChannel 13 off to the damage.
The Collar City is one step closer to becoming a sanctuary city. The Public Safety Committee voted two to one in favor of a resolution making Troy a sanctuary city.
A 26-year-old man from Averill Park is accused of sexually abusing a minor.
Nothing welcomes the holiday better than the Annual Troy Victorian Stroll.
A promotion ceremony on Friday saw several Troy police officers step into new roles in the department and one in particular has some very large shoes to fill. Luckily, if he ever needs any advice, he'll know just where to turn.
Troy's City Budget of 73.5 million dollars has been approved. Anyone expecting to stop paying a garbage tax, will actually start paying more unless, legislation is proposed and approved to put the garbage tax to a referendum next year.
A man from Troy pleaded guilty Thursday in Albany County Court to criminal possession of a weapon.
One hundred dollars, for an illegal gun, no questions asked.
The city of Troy's Christmas tree made its debut on Wednesday.
A Troy lawmaker wants the Collar City to strongly declare that it is a sanctuary city.
A fuel leak is under investigation in Troy. It happened in the 600 block of 2nd Avenue.
A burglary at a Troy jewelry store is under investigation.
A funeral service was held Monday for Rensselaer Mayor Dan Dwyer.
The Troy police officer accused of elbowing a man in the face at a little league game is suspended from the force.
In Troy Saturday, independent retailers were benefiting big time from Small Business Saturday.
A traffic stop turned into a DWI arrest in Schaghticoke Thursday night.
Luke Hoag was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor when he was just 16 months old. Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, he was able to go to Disney at just 3 years old. Now, he's raising money to do the same for others.
Amtrak says they are still investigating Wednesday's scary scene on a passenger train, but have ruled out speed.
An RPI freshman is credited with saving passengers on a runaway Amtrak train.
The 71st annual Troy Turkey Trot drew thousands Thursday morning, although sub-zero wind chills prompted fewer runners to register than in years past. Lansingburg native Robert Sheftel has been running the Turkey Trot for 20 years.
Thousands of runners are braving the cold for the annual Turkey Trot.
The funeral is set for Rensselaer Mayor Dan Dwyer.
Grocery stores and bakeries were slammed on Wednesday with people hoping to pick up last minute items.
Longtime Rensselaer Mayor Dan Dwyer has died. The city says in a statement that Dwyer died on Tuesday morning, surrounded by family.
The holidays came early for a community in Troy. South Troy hosted their first annual tree lighting ceremony on Sunday.
A 2-year-old child was injured in during a shooting Friday night in Troy.
NewsChannel 13 meteorologists rely on a lot of data to forecast the weather. Some of that information comes from high-altitude balloons, like the one recently launched by students at La Salle Institute in Troy.
It was supposed to be the happiest time in her life. Erin Tarbox of East Greenbush was pregnant with her second child -- a little girl. However, her joy soon turned to panic this past April, when her doctors said something was wrong.
The city of Troy is looking for a Christmas tree to be on display this holiday season in Monument Square.
Luna will live to see another day.
The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society is now stepping in and taking legal action, hoping to reverse a Troy City Court decision to have the animal put down.
"My client frequently breaks down in tears. They refer to Luna as a member of their family," said attorney Margaret Donnelly.
An Albany woman is arrested, accused of drunken driving with a 10-year-old child in the car.
East Greenbush Police confirms a 2003 Dodge Ram was pulled out of the water at Schodack Island State Park. The vehicle is believed to belong to 64-year-old David Burden who's been missing for almost a week.
The Girl Scouts joined RPI women engineers Saturday to celebrate the annual Girl Scout Engineering Day.
Kids at Doane Stuart School present veterans with cards, song and praise.
In an interview initially done live on Facebook, NewsChannel 13's Benita Zahn speaks with Congressman-elect Antonio Delgado.
A Michigan man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated following a fatal crash Monday morning in Rensselaer County.
East Greenbush police need your help finding a missing man.
Democrat Antonio Delgado has ousted freshman Republican U.S. Rep. John Faso in a swing district in New York's Hudson Valley.
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.
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.
A Michigan man is charged with vehicular manslaughter after a deadly accident in Schodack on Monday morning.
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.
Monday night the City of Troy unveiled its latest plan on what they want to see developed at One Monument Square.
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.
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.
Challenger Mary Pat Donnelly says incumbent Joel Abelove isn't doing enough for the people of Rensselaer County.
A freshman at RPI has found a way to improve natural disaster response and recovery through coding.
A man charged with forcible touching last year is facing new charges.