Hoosick Falls kid delivers thousands of letters to Santa for Make-A-Wish

Hoosick Falls kid delivers thousands of letters to Santa for Make-A-Wish

Police identify victim hit and killed in East Greenbush

Police identify victim hit and killed in East Greenbush


Troy voters approve $56 million project to modernize schools

Outgoing Troy City Council member accused of secretly spiking woman's drink

State of emergency declared in several counties

Police searching for suspect in Troy shooting

Troy police say they are investigating some leads in Thursday night's shooting at the Griswold Heights Apartment Complex.

Appeals court rules case against former Rensselaer Co. D.A. should be reinstated

An appeals court ruled that the criminal case against former Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove should be reinstated.

Gobble! Gobble! Turkey Giveaway!

Local business owner to give out free turkeys.

Final preps underway for Thanksgiving's Troy Turkey Trot

The countdown is on to the Troy Turkey Trot. Race organizers held a news conference on Wednesday.

Food pantries looking for holiday donations

It's a massive warehouse meeting a massive need. At the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York about 15,000 volunteers help out each year.

Tough weather conditions hamper firefighting efforts in South Troy

Early morning snow and tangled wires make fire tough to fight in South Troy.

East Greenbush considers changing school start times

Do you think your child's school starts too early? One local district is considering a change.

Missing Rensselaer County man found safe

State police say a Rensselaer County man has been found safe after being missing for the past four days.     

Fire destroys Rensselaer County home

Fire has destroyed a Rensselaer County home.

Search continues for Glens Falls robbery suspects

Police are on the lookout for suspects involved in a Glens Falls robbery. State police spotted the suspect's car on I-87 southbound which brought them to Troy.

School kids honor veterans at traditional event

Kids at the Doane Stuart School in Rensselaer hold their annual event honoring local veterans.

Police: Former nursing home employee caught with stolen drugs

A traffic stop ended with a drug arrest in Columbia County.

Troy mayor re-elected by slim margin

Democratic Troy Mayor Patrick Madden has won re-election by a slim margin.

NewsChannel 13 explores challenges with early voting in Troy

As New York’s first early voting period wrapped up this week the debate over voter access to polling sites continues in Troy.

Lansingburgh building must be demolished after fire

An old building in Lansingburgh is now slated for demolition after firefighters spent hours trying to put out the early morning blaze there.

Many still without power on Sunday

Just under 7,000 Capital Region customers remain without power on Sunday. They're hoping to have service restored by the and of the day.

Troy water main break bad for business

There has been a significant water main break in Troy.

RPI students create light structure for people with developmental disabilities

Engineering students at RPI learn about the science, technology, engineering, and math involved in constructing a building or designing a bridge. However, there is also a group that uses STEM to create a mental therapy.

Wynantskill convenience store robbed

Police are investigating a robbery in Wynantskill. It happened at the Raizada Fuel on Main Avenue.

Possible attempted abduction at the Corliss Park Apartments

The Troy Housing Authority caught the interaction between a stranger and a 9-year-old boy on camera and police are investigating.

Hoosick Scream House scares for a good cause

Halloween will be extra scary in Hoosick Falls this year.

Troy police seek help with September homicide investigation

Troy police need your help in connection with a homicide investigation.

Haunted house in Hoosick Falls is a real scream

The nightmare on Main St. in Hoosick Falls is all set for the next two nights to scream in the season.

Rensselaer County home destroyed by fire

Investigators are looking into what started a fire in Rensselaer County.

Republican Reale re-enters Troy mayoral race

The Troy mayoral election is a three-man race once again.

Teen, 15, arrested in connection with cyberattack against East Greenbush schools

A 15-year-old is arrested in connection with a cyberattack against the East Greenbush School District's website.

Hoosick Falls residents consider options for reliable, clean drinking water source

The search for clean drinking water continues in the village of Hoosick Falls.

Capital Region's only synchronized swim team celebrating nearly 50 years

When you think of competitive youth sports, what comes to mind - Football? Basketball? Soccer?

Woman dies after being hit by vehicle in Schodack

Schodack police are investigating a deadly accident on Route 9 near Kingman Road. Police say 61-year-old Marion Hannah was killed around 1 a.m. Saturday morning trying to cross the busy road near the Bel Air Motel where she lived.

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

It's being called "a giant leap for womankind." The first all-female spacewalk happened Friday outside the International Space Station.

Companies blamed for polluting water complete study on new drinking sources

The companies blamed for polluting the drinking water in Hoosick Falls, Honeywell and Saint Gobain, completed a study that identifies other possible sources of clean drinking water for the village.

Study completed on Hoosick Falls water

New details have emerged about the on-going fight to get answers about the contaminated drinking water in Hoosick Falls. The companies blamed for polluting the water completed a study required by the state that looks at other possible sources of clean drinking water for the village. 

Troy video appears to show tractor trailer passing stopped school bus

State police are investigating a video from Troy that shows a tractor trailer passing a 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

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.

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."

Police arrest man in connection with Troy bank robbery

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

East Greenbush woman accused of stealing grandmother's identity

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

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

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.

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. 

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.

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."

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.

Vermont man facing new charges in catalytic converter thefts

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