Uncle Sam Parking Garage reopens

Uncle Sam Parking Garage reopens

Troy police investigate home invasion and shooting

Troy police investigate home invasion and shooting


Winning Take 5 lottery ticket worth $33,000+ sold in Troy

NYC residents charged with attempted identity theft at North Greenbush store

The Sage Colleges to have new corporate name

Three people arrested in Troy drugs and weapons bust

Troy police say they made three arrests for drugs and weapons.

Schaghticoke crash leaves two people dead

State police have released the names of the people killed in a head-on crash that closed down a portion of Route 67 in Schaghticoke Friday morning.

Flu hitting kids hard this season

For 8-year-old Kyla Corrigan and her little sister, Kelly, it's been a tough couple of weeks. Both girls battled the flu - with Kyla getting the worst of it

Attempted car break-in under investigation in Troy

Police in Troy are investigating an attempted car break-in.

Burglary suspect sought in Rensselaer County

Investigators in Rensselaer County need your help identifying a burglary suspect.

Troy set to discuss future of waterfront

A public meeting will be held on Wednesday to discuss the future of Troy’s waterfront.    

Troy residents voice concerns about recent shooting

Troy police were back at the scene of a shooting that left a 17-year-old injured Monday night.  Police say the victim was shot twice, in the chest and arm.  

Lansingburgh schools in lockout after separate shooting

All schools in the Lansingburgh School District were operating under a lockout on Tuesday. That means all outside activities are moved inside and all buildings have a single point of entry.

Troy home invasion suspect released from hospital

The suspect in a weekend home invasion in Troy is out of the hospital.

Troy Police investigating home invasion

Police in Troy are investigating a home invasion that ended with the suspect being sent to the hospital.

Police: Assault suspect violates protection order

A Cohoes man is accused of choking a woman while she was holding their 5-month-old. He was arraigned and released. An hour later police say he violated an order of protection that was just issued.

Rensselaer County man accused of threatening school employee over the phone

A Rensselaer county man faces aggravated harassment charges after authorities say threatened a school employee over the phone.

Troy police investigating racist and hateful vandalism in Frear Park

Troy Police are investigating an incident of vandalism in Frear Park. Swastikas and other words were spray painted in a remote area.  

Tractor-trailer driver charged with DWI after Nassau crash

A tractor-trailer went off the road in the town of Nassau Thursday morning and now the driver is charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.

Police chief voices frustrations after accused burglar is released

A man who was arressted on five burglary charges over the course of a year, has been arresten again. 

Troy prosecutes zombie property cases

Troy is fighting a problem that many local cities have: run-down vacant houses in foreclosure, known as zombie properties.  The city is taking mortgage companies to court, and recently won its biggest settlement to date. 

Rensselaer County lawmakers urging the state to amend or suspend criminal justice reform laws

The Rensselaer County Legislature sent a clear message to state lawmakers Tuesday night. They unanimously passed a resolution urging the state to immediately suspend or amend the new criminal justice reform laws.

Safety improvements underway to some Troy roads

The city of Troy plans to make some changes to improve safety for drivers and pedestrians.

Former Troy City Council member accused of spiking woman's drink due in court

A former member of the Troy City Council is expected in court to face charges of felony assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

Barn fires under investigation in Rensselaer, Schoharie counties

Two barn fires are under investigation.

Stolen car crashes in area of Troy's Hoosick Street Bridge

The area of the Hoosick Street Bridge is cleared after a high-speed crash involving a stolen sedan and a pickup truck.

Red Cross now helping 52 people after Troy fire

The number of people affected by Wednesday’s fire on Jay Street in Troy is growing.

Third suspect arrested in Lansingburgh woman's death

A third suspect in the killing of a Lansingburgh woman is now in the Rensselaer County Jail.

Fire destroys commercial garage in Schodack

A commercial trucking garage was destroyed by fire Friday morning in Rensselaer County.

East Greenbush car larcenies under investigation

East Greenbush police are reminding people to lock their car doors.

Rensselaer County Legislature pushing to repeal bail reform

Governor Andrew Cuomo did not address bail reform in his State of the State address, but that was a topic of conversation at a Rensselaer County Legislature meeting on Wednesday night.

Rensselaer County Legislature to host public meeting on bail reform

The new bail reform laws will be a topic discussed at the Rensselaer County Legislature public meeting on Wednesday.     

Firefighters battle flames at Troy apartment building

Firefighters and police responded to a fire that broke out around 7:00 Wednesday morning at 73 Jay Street in Troy. 

Troy firefighters, residents, hospitalized for CO poisoning

An emergency medical call turned dangerous for Troy firefighters.  Three firefighters and two residents had to be hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning.  

Woman in Troy shot in stomach

A Troy shooting is under investigation.

Suspects in Troy quadruple murder appear in court

Both men accused in a quadruple murder in Troy that happened in 2017 appeared in court Monday.

Former Troy City Council member to face assault charge in court

A former member of the Troy City Council is due in court on Monday to face charges of felony assault and endangering the welfare of a child.    

Hoosick Falls man accused of smashing windshield with an axe

A Hoosick Falls man is accused of smashing a windshield with an axe.

Men wanted for questioning in connection with forged check investigation

State police are asking for your help solving a forgery case.

Troy couple's stolen minivan found in Schenectady

The Troy couple whose van was reported stolen on Tuesday got some good news Thursday. Their van found in Schenectady and the Mechanicville family that offered them a van previously still wants them to have it.

Mike Stammel takes the oath of office as Rensselaer's new mayor

The city of Rensselaer has a new mayor.  Republican Michael Stammel was officially sworn in to the city’s top job on New Year’s day.  Stammel is also chairman of the Rensselaer County Legislature, and will continue in both roles.

Mechanicville family offers minivan to replace stolen vehicle

A Mechanicville family has stepped forward to help, after hearing a story about a Troy family that had their minivan stolen. 

Albany Memorial Hospital, Samaritan Hospital officially merge

Two big name health care providers in the Capital Region are joining forces on Wednesday.   

Family minivan stolen from house in Troy

A Troy family is asking people to keep an eye out for their family minivan. It was stolen from in front of their home, in just a matter of minutes. 

Looking back: Top 5 Capital Region stories of 2019

Here are the top five most-read stories of 2019:

Pedestrian hit and killed by dump truck in Berlin

One person is dead after a crash in Rensselaer County.

Water main break closes Troy road

Crews were on the scene of a water main break on 5th Avenue and Broadway in Troy Saturday morning.

Kids exploring creative arts in North Greenbush

In addition to STEM: science, technology, engineering, and math, people of all ages were investigating the "A" or arts in STEAM on Friday at the Children's Museum of Science and Technology in North Greenbush.

Troy taxi company shuts down after 70+ years

If you frequently take cabs in the city of Troy, you may need to find a new ride from now on. That's because the Black & White Taxi Company shut down on Friday.

Troy police respond to accident involving small motorcycle

A 16-year-old boy is recovering after a motorcycle crash sent him to the hospital.

New supports planned for Troy's Uncle Sam Garage after beam collapse

Repair work on the Uncle Sam Parking Garage in Troy continues as the garage remained open to park in for Saturday's Winter Farmer's Market.

Castleton fire under investigation

Fire crews battled an intense fire at a vacant building in Castleton on Thursday night. 

Man pleads not guilty in connection to Beyonce Wint homicide

A suspect arrested in connection to the homicide of 19-year-old Beyonce Wint appeared in court on Friday.

Suspects sought since 2017 arrested in Saratoga County

Amsterdam detectives and state police have arrested two suspects on the run for more than two years.

Two teens arrested after car theft spree

Two teens are waking up in jail after a car theft spree that spread across several counties.

Santa brings magic of reading to Troy's Unity House

Santa made a special trip to the Capital Region on Tuesday.

Troy man charged with wire fraud and embezzling

A Troy man has been arraigned on 10 counts of wire fraud and one count of embezzling money from an employee benefit plan.

Troy City Council is given an update on the status of the Uncle Sam Parking Garage

The next steps for the Uncle Sam Parking Garage were discussed at a Troy City Council finance committee meeting Thursday night.

Third person sought in Troy homicide investigation

Police are now looking for a third person in connection with the killing of Beyonce Wint.

State employee expresses concerns about Uncle Sam Parking Garage after fallen concrete

A longtime state employee is speaking out after a massive concrete beam came crashing to the ground at the Uncle Sam Parking Garage on Saturday morning. The worker asked NewsChannel 13 conceal their identity for fear of punishment.

Murder arraignment delayed for man accused of killing 3-year-old boy

The man accused of killing a 3-year-old in Troy will remain behind bars.    

RPI students raffle off gift baskets to help kids in need

For the last nearly four decades, students at RPI have been doing their part to help kids who need it each and every holiday season.

One-man show in Troy sheds personal spotlight on opioid crisis

Troy Foundry Theater in Troy is mounting a world premiere. It's called “A Shadow That Broke the Light.” It's a 24-hour, one-man show born from the loss of the performer's and playwright's brother. He hopes his work will heighten our awareness of the crisis and lessen the stigma it brings.

Pair arrested in connection with September Troy homicide

Troy police say two arrests have been made in connection with the homicide of 19-year-old Beyonce Wint last September.

Siena basketball players to coach local kids

Members of the Siena Men's Basketball Team will become teachers on Monday.