Rensselaer County officials are fighting back against the recently-enacted Green Light Bill. It allows undocumented immigrants to obtain New York State Drivers' Licenses.
NewsChannel 13 has been reporting on complaints associated with the Dunn Construction Landfill in Rensselaer for a couple of years.
The village board in Hoosick Falls unanimously approved an interim settlement with Saint Gobain and Honeywell on Wednesday night. It’s in regards to PFOA contamination in the village’s drinking water.
EAST GREENBUSH - The new police chief of East Greenbush, who's already making history, is expected to get final approval on Wednesday.
Samaritan Rensselaer Children's Center in Troy will stay open.
Residents of the Lansingburgh Central School District have approved a 50 million budget for the 2019-2020 school year.
Troy police have charged a 17-year-old boy in connection with a shooting on Saturday.
Longtime police chief Christopher Lavin, 70, retires at the end of the month, succeeded by Elaine Rudzinski, 50, in East Greenbush.
EAST GREENBUSH- A longtime police chief is retiring soon, and on Monday we will meet his replacement.
City officials announced Saturday that the boil water order for customers affected in portions of the City of Troy, and the towns of Brunswick, North Greenbush and Poestenkill has been lifted.
There's some great news about one of our 13 Kids Who Care.
TROY- Oakwood Avenue in the city of Troy is back open Friday morning.
State Police say 68 people were arrested at a music festival in Rensselaer County last weekend.
TROY- Oakwood Avenue is still shut down Thursday morning between Frear Park Road and Farrell Road because of that water main break.
Oakwood Avenue is closed between Frear Park Road and Farrell Road in Troy due to a water main break.
A tractor trailer carrying construction debris rolled over on the Dunn Memorial Bridge Wednesday.
Middle schoolers at a school in Rensselaer County will be hearing from a Holocaust survivor, Wednesday afternoon.
A group is continuing its fight against a natural gas pipeline in Bethlehem and East and North Greenbush, Wednesday night.
Troy police had a busy night Monday night responding to a big fight in South Troy, and then reports of gunfire on the other side of the city. Now, the police union is renewing its call for more officers on the street.
Troy police confirm shots fired on 4th Avenue. It happened near 857 4th Avenue on Monday night.
Sanctuary city status in the Collar City is still up in the air. There are those who want it to be declared a welcoming and inclusive city and those who say it already is. While council members have been fine-tuning the resolution language, presented back in December, other council members say, let the voters decide.
A growing concern is plaguing a local community. Now, residents are standing up and demanding "not in my backyard."
Pride Festivals being held in Washington Park this weekend.
Let's face it: college is costly, and there's no guarantee you'll get a job or earn enough to pay back your student loans.
On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, a look at a Greene County soldier and a Rensselaer County man who tracks down medals and citations.
High school students learned the importance of wearing seatbelts on Wednesday.
It's time to stock up on bug spray and start emptying out any standing water around your home.
Students in Averill Park who've worked all year to keep a friend's memory alive celebrated their efforts in an unusual way - with a shave.
A popular Troy restaurant and store is now one step closer to creating a new dining complex. The owners of DeFazio's showed NewsChannel 13 their plans for expansion.
Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery.
The death of a Johnsonville woman remains a mystery a year later.
A Troy man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Latham.
If you love all things Greek, Troy is the place to be this weekend.
Target shooting lays claim to the safest and fastest growing high school sport in the country.
A heated meeting was held Friday night at the Samaritan-Rensselaer Children’s Center in Troy. Parents had the chance to ask questions to St. Peter’s Health Partners representatives about the day care closing on Sept. 15.
Troy plans to bring down the former Leonard Hospital beginning this summer.
TROY - The city of Troy is celebrating the completion of a major waterfront re-development project.
Samaritan-Rensselaer Child Care Center in Troy could soon be shutting its doors after St. Peter’s Health Partners decided to no longer partner with the center. It has left parents shocked and upset.
A foul ball hit a young girl in Houston at Wednesday night's Astros-Cubs game. In the stands, crowds tend to the girl while on the field, the man who hit the ball, Chicago Outfielder Albert Almora Jr. collapsed in tears. At one point, he dropped to his knees and then hugged a security guard as he hid his face in his glove.
The tour bus driver detained at the Canadian border last week while transporting Averill Park kids on a field trip is back stateside now.
America may say it runs on one donut shop, but another has been running for 80 years.
A couple in Waterford celebrated 70 years of marriage Tuesday. However, the celebration comes just days after Joan Fontaine lost her wedding band.
More than 30 college students volunteered to clean up Troy's Prospect Park.
The Veterans of Lansingburgh Memorial Day Parade honors service and sacrifice, recognizing two Vietnam veterans in particular.
Monday is Memorial Day. Road closures and parking restrictions will be in effect in Albany for the annual parade.
A car crash involving a bicyclist is under investigation.
Tributes were paid to the service men and women who died fighting for our freedoms.
Eighth graders and their chaperones on a field trip from Averill Park to Canada were stranded Friday afternoon at the Canadian border.
A baseball card collector may have hit the jackpot. He discovered the valuable collectible from a company that no longer exists.
New York State Police ramp up DWI Patrols for Memorial Day Weekend.
The 20th annual "Hidden Garden Tour" was taking place on Thursday in Troy. It's held around Sage College, Washington Park and some other properties.
The global helium shortage could cause big trouble for medical and research centers.
This year's crop of college grads may be leaving school with lots of debt, but in the end, we may be indebted to them. After college, some are taking on social causes and careers that change lives.
Investigators are still looking into what caused a big fire in Rensselaer.
Flames consumed a home on Broadway in Rensselaer Tuesday morning.
A Rensselaer County man is dead, killed in a crash in Pennsylvania on Monday night.
New unemployment rates are out and the local outlook is better than it was a year ago.
Ahead of Bike to Work Day, Troy unveils a new bike fix-it station and makes a two-wheeled ride to City Hall.
This weekend, students from RPI will graduate. Among those walking across the stage is a young woman who could have easily become a statistic because of the challenges she faced. Instead, she's a star on the court, as a volunteer - and in her quest for a better life.
A special Troy City Council finance committee meeting was held Thursday night to discuss funding for a second set of turnout gear for Troy firefighters.