Kindness is more than a closet in South Glens Falls

Kindness is more than a closet in South Glens Falls

Saratoga County man charged in his mother's death

Saratoga County man charged in his mother's death


NewsChannel 13 crew helps Toys for Tots prepare for holidays

Maroon 5, Meghan Trainor coming to SPAC in 2020

Albany Medical Center to donate CPR kits to local high school

Residents weigh in on re-zoning proposal of Morgan Street green space

It was a packed room at the recreation center in Saratoga Springs. People came out to share their thoughts on whether or not to re-zone nearly 17 acres of green space.  The land up for debate is on Morgan Street and Saratoga Hospital wants to develop on it. Tonight's was the first of two public hearings on the topic.

NYRA announces opening day of 2020 Saratoga season

The New York Racing Association is already looking ahead to next summer.

Saratoga Springs uses 3rd snow day on December 2nd; kids don't mind

The superintendent of schools in Saratoga Springs says he doesn't remember using three snow days before winter even begins.

State of emergency declared in several counties

A state of emergency Monday has been declared in several Capital Region counties after a storm dropped more than one foot of snow on the area, with more on the way.

Alanis Morissette coming to SPAC in July

Alanis Morissette is coming to SPAC.

Overloaded outlet blamed in Halfmoon fire

The Halfmoon fire chief says an overloaded outlet in the garage is to blame for a fire early Friday morning.

South Glens Falls man faces 28 child pornography charges

A South Glens Falls man accused of having child porn is now facing an additional 27 charges.

Small businesses look for Black Friday boost

It's not just the giant corporate stores raking in the cash. Some small businesses in places like Saratoga Springs are opening well before the sun comes up.

Man's new Malta Christmas tree farm is dream come true

For 10 years, Peter Brooks has been looking forward to opening a farm. His chosen crop is Christmas trees.

Cuomo seeks federal disaster funds for Oct. 31 storm

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling for federal funding to help New York communities recover from Halloween storms packing strong winds, heavy rain and flash flooding.

Thanksgiving Eve gives a boost to area business

The night before Thanksgiving has become a tradition for people who don't have to travel far to spend time with family. It means people get to catch up with local friends and it also translates to big bucks for area businesses.

Clifton Park businessman heads to prison for crash that left friend paralyzed

John Cole will have to serve at least six years of his seven year sentence.

Saratoga Springs bars, police prepare for an even busier Thanksgiving-eve

An appearance by a former reality-TV star is expected to bring even bigger crowds to Saratoga Springs Wednesday night.

Court of Appeals won't hear case of businessman who paralyzed friend

The state Court of Appeals says it will not hear John Cole's case.

Halfmoon-Waterford Fire District meets to discuss elections

The Halfmoon-Waterford Fire Commissioners met tonight to discuss who will elect a future chief, assistant chief and deputy chief: the district or the company. 

Saratoga Springs scrambles for parking spaces as construction of parking garage moves forward

Saratoga Springs business leaders ask drivers to be patient as construction of a parking garage temporarily eliminates 200 parking spaces.

Cole, convicted of assault, wants to take case to NY's highest court

The Clifton Park businessman who lost his appeal of an assault case that left his friend paralyzed is making a last-ditch effort to stay out of prison.

Bipartisan bill looks for balance on justice reform

Justice reforms are taking effect next year in New York State.

Teens charged for fight, locker room photo incidents at Shenendehowa

Two teens are under arrest after two incidents at Shenendehowa High School.

Convoy for Toys for Tots brings in over 150 vehicles

The numbers are in for the annual convoy for the Capital Region Toys for Tots.

Schuylerville man facing assault charges

A Saratoga County man is facing assault charges.

Shenendehowa High investigates cyberbullying and in-class fight


Northway lane closures expected in Saratoga Co. Saturday

If you plan on driving on the Northway Saturday, there will be lane closures between Exits 14 and 16 northbound as crews repair the pavement there.

Elvis artist hopes Saratoga Springs will be 'all shook up' over inaugural festival

Saratoga Springs will host an Elvis-themed festival December 14 and 15.

"Screech" attends premiere of short film shot in Adirondack Region

Several films that were shot in Upstate New York were shown to the public in Glens Falls on Thursday evening.

Hospitals providing safe spaces to help sex abuse victims

There have been many effects of the #MeToo movement.  One of them appears to be a greater likelihood a female who's been sexually abused will seek treatment.

Cohoes man sentenced in Clifton Park crash that killed young couple

A Cohoes man who killed two people in a drunken driving crash will spend up to 19 years in prison.

Appeal denied for Clifton Park businessman who left friend paralyzed

A judge has denied an appeal from John Cole, the prominent businessman from Clifton Park who wanted a felony assault conviction against him thrown out.

Gobble! Gobble! Turkey Giveaway!

Local business owner to give out free turkeys.

Saratoga County wife hoping husband will be found four years after vanishing

Ruth Drumm, the wife of former Saratoga Town Board Member Fritz Drumm, holds out hope that her husband will be found four years after he disappeared.

Race for the 21st Congressional District heats up in Northern New York

Democrat Tedra Cobb was officially kicking off her campaign in the Capital Region on Tuesday.

Local reaction to impeachment hearings

Four hundred miles north of Washington DC, Capital Region residents are weighing in on the impeachment hearings, while a local political science professor shares his insight as well.

Saratoga County husband gets probation for unintentionally killing wife

The Saratoga County man who admitted to unintentionally shooting and killing his wife will serve probation for five years.

Piece of Saratoga Springs' history restored

A piece of Saratoga Springs history is rededicated.

Wilton man accused of setting his home on fire

A man from Wilton is accused of setting his own house on fire.

Saratoga County tourism impact near $1B annually

It should come as no surprise that Saratoga Race Course leads the county's tourism economy, but according to an index released Wednesday by the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership, the county isn't a one-horse town.

Saratoga Springs man sentenced for child pornography

A Saratoga Springs man once in the Navy is sentenced to 88 months in prison for child porn.

Code Blue in place as temperatures drop

Bitter cold temperatures mean that a Code Blue is in place in the Capital Region.

Saratoga County crash victim identified

Police have identified the man who crashed his car into a home in Greenfield.

Lawmakers, sheriff, victims call for hold on bail reform

CLIFTON PARK -- Michael Stewart doesn't get it. "We are going to allow this person to go home. That's absurd," Stewart said Tuesday morning about new bail laws that will allow defendants to go free without posting bail in most cases.

Capital Region commuters cope with slippery roads

Capital Region roads are slick after being hit with snow, ice, and freezing temperatures.

Halfmoon-Waterford fire chief resigns

The Fire Chief of the Halfmoon- Waterford department unexpectedly announced his resignation at a meeting tonight. There was a petition signed by members of the department for his resignation but exact details as to why, could not be provided. 

One person dead after car crashes into home in Porter Corners

A helicopter was sent to the scene but had to be diverted due to weather.

99-year-old Saratoga County veteran shares stories of war and life

Lincoln Dietz of Charlton is a veteran of D-Day at Normandy.

90-year-old veteran gives keynote at Saratoga National Cemetery

In the Capital Region, it was a solemn day at Saratoga National Cemetery.

Ballston man killed after Amtrak train hits his car

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly accident involving a train in the town of Ballston.    

Shots fired outside Saratoga Springs nightclub

Police are investigating after a shot was fired inside of a nightclub in Saratoga Springs on early Sunday morning.    

Clifton Park man charged after domestic incident

A Clifton Park man is facing multiple charges after a domestic incident.

Saratoga County man accused of sexting minor

State police have arrested a Saratoga County man they say was sexting a minor.

Shenendehowa students honor family members who are veterans with special assembly

Skano Elementary School held its 6th annual Veterans Day assembly Friday.

Girl, 9, overcomes brain tumor to earn Tae Kwon Do black belt

A young girl and her parents are preparing to celebrate a major accomplishment in their lives. It's an achievement that might not have happened had it not been for their persistence.

Skidmore College students build, tear down Berlin Wall replica

Skidmore College students built a 28-foot replica of the Berlin Wall on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the barrier being torn down.

Saratoga County group helping homeless expands to Fulton, Montgomery counties

There's a new tool in the fight against homelessness in the Capital Region.

New Mechanicville transportation policy affects some students

A new transportation policy in the Mechanicville City School District will affect 26 kids who attend private or parochial schools outside the districts boundaries. They will have to find some other way to get to school.

Saratoga County grand jury indicts pair in Fulton County murder

The two men accused of murdering a Fulton County woman have been indicted by a Saratoga County grand jury. 

Madigan wins contentious race for Saratoga Springs finance commissioner

The race for Saratoga Springs finance commissioner was a heated one.

Washington County hemp farmer is high on local cannabis market

There are 400 licensed hemp growers in New York.

National Grid working to restore power to thousands of customers

National Grid officials say 300,000 customers were without power this weekend after a massive storm caused damage across Upstate New York.

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.

Trailer home catches fire in Saratoga County

A fire in Saratoga County is under investigation.