Morrison leading in close race for Saratoga Springs commissioner of finance

Morrison leading in close race for Saratoga Springs commissioner of finance

Collapsible picnic cooler, beach towel among 2019 Saratoga giveaways

Collapsible picnic cooler, beach towel among 2019 Saratoga giveaways

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FBI raids Wilton company run by well-known philanthropists

Clifton Park man accused of ax attack on wife

Cyclist memorial calls attention to road safety

Man charged after boating accident at Sacandaga Lake

One person is being charged by the Saratoga County Sheriff's office after a boating accident. 

Saratoga County Sheriff: Not often that all adults on boats are wearing life vests

Police said Monday that there were too many people on a small boat that capsized Sunday evening on Saratoga Lake.

Badly injured person found in Saratoga Spa State Park

A man was still in critical condition as of late Friday afternoon, after he was found in a parking lot on Route 50 Thursday night.

Democratic canidates vye for Saratoga Finance Commisioner positon

SARATOGA SPRINGS-  In Saratoga Springs, two Democrats are vying to control the city's purse strings.

High-performing schools in New York state

The State Education Department released a list of high-performing schools in New York state and several local districts are on it.  

Saratoga Springs man accused of pointing gun then fleeing not far from school

It's back to business as usual at Geyser Road Elementary School in Saratoga Springs after police were called to the school Wednesday morning.

Cohoes man pleads guilty to criminally negligent homicide in death of friend

Samuel Heroux is expected to be sentenced to six months in jail followed by five years probation.

Saratoga Springs community rallies behind a girl diagnosed with leukemia

Middle schoolers rally for a friend with Down syndrome battling a second round with leukemia.

Ballston Spa School District to host drug forum and Narcan training

BALLSTON SPA- The Ballston Spa School District is hosting a forum on heroin and opioid addiction along with a free Narcan training on Tuesday night.

Senator Schumer seeks federal historic designation for Grant Cottage

WILTON, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the upstate New York cottage where President Ulysses S. Grant died to be a National Historic Landmark.

Still no arrests after man found in elderly woman's Mechanicville home

There are still no arrests after a bizarre encounter in a Mechanicville home.

Mechanicville woman comes face to face with intruder

MECHANICVILLE- Police are still investigating a bizarre and scary encounter. A 92-year-old woman in Mechanicville came face to face with an intruder in her home.

Community builds "tiny home" for local veteran

A local veteran was given keys to his newly donated "tiny home" during a ceremony Saturday morning. 

Saratoga Springs tweaks public parking hours in city lots after workers push back

The Chamber of Commerce says there are approximately 2,200 public parking spaces in downtown Saratoga Springs.

New York Racing Association hiring part time employees

SARATOGA SPRINGS- If you're looking for a summer job - the New York Racing Association is holding interviews Friday at Saratoga Race course.

Drug network leader in Saratoga and Washington counties sentenced to prison

A Saratoga County man who was selling cocaine and prescription drugs in small towns received a big-time prison sentence on Thursday.

Burnt Hills and Ballston Lake communities celebrate Flag Day

Burnt Hills and Ballston Lake was celebrating Flag Day with a parade planned for Thursday, June 13 at 7 p.m.

Legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera coming to Saratoga Race Course in July

Yankees fans, mark your calendar. Mariano Rivera is coming to the Saratoga Race Course on Friday, July 12.

Glens Falls man arraigned in deadly stabbing investigation

The Glens Falls man accused of stabbing another man to death last month was arraigned on Wednesday afternoon.    

Dedicated Saratoga National honor guard brings respect to deceased veterans, needs new bus

Saratoga National Cemetery is one of just a few national cemeteries with a full-time volunteer honor guard.

Sources: Wilton home searched in child pornography investigation

The Department of Homeland Security searched a home on Huntingdon Circle in Wilton. A law enforcement source tells NewsChannel 13 that the search is related to an investigation into child pornography.

Gansevoort man charged in violent domestic case

A man from Gansevoort was arrested, accused of damaging a car by throwing a chunk of loose sidewalk at it.

Route 50 in Saratoga Springs back open after serious crash

State Route 50 in Saratoga Springs has been reopened following a serious car crash Friday night.

Man found guilty of attempted murder in Saratoga County

After a weeklong trial with testimony from 18 witnesses, a jury has found Cendno Rahaman gulity of attempted murder, assault, and tampering with evidence in an alcohol-fueled knife attack on three people on Caroline Street in Saratoga Springs last August.

100+ golfers play in Wilton to raise money for cancer

The latest installment of a fundraiser which aims to find a cure for cancer took place in Saratoga County on Friday.

Saratoga County woman facing child endangerment charges

A Saratoga County woman is arrested, accused of injuring a child with a metal mug.

Jury to weigh attempted murder charge in Saratoga Springs knife attack

Attorneys made their closing arguments Thursday in the attempted murder trial of Cendno Rahaman.

Capital Region sees increasing student interest in trade jobs

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.

Man arrested in Saratoga Springs assault case

There has been an arrest in an assault case in Saratoga Springs, which landed a man in the hospital with broken bones is his face.

National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame features artwork

The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will feature artwork in its Race Day Gallery. The artwork will be displayed next year.

Waterford couple married 70 years finds missing wedding ring

A missing wedding ring from Waterford has been found.

Ballston Spa nursing home now on federal watch list

A Ballston Spa nursing home is now on a federal watch list.

State lawmakers listen to concerns about racehorse welfare

Members of the State Senate were listening to concerns about the welfare of race horses right in Albany on Wednesday.

Court appearance moved to July for man charged in deadly Clifton Park DWI

The Cohoes man accused of driving drunk and killing two people was set to go before a judge on Wednesday afternoon. However, his court appearance was moved to July.

Saratoga Springs may have found its Code Blue shelter; some neighbors opposed

Saratoga Springs has been searching for a permanent home for a Code Blue shelter for more than five years.

Mosquito-borne illnesses on the rise in New York

It's time to stock up on bug spray and start emptying out any standing water around your home.

New stretch of Empire State Trail opens in Schuylerville

If you're looking for a nice place to take a walk, there's a spot in Schuylerville you may want to check out.

Hundreds of young artists perform at SPAC season opener

SPAC's Festival of Young Artists kicked off the summer season on Sunday.

Moreau house fire under investigation

Firefighters battled a house fire in Moreau Friday afternoon.

New hot dog restaurant opens in Clifton Park

A new hot dog restuarant, Dog Haus, is now open in Clifton Park. To celebrate their grand opening, they are giving away free "Haus Dogs" all day from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 1.

Saratoga Springs high schooler earns elite bib to Freihofer's Run for Women 5K

The 41st Freihofer's Run for Women 5K is upon us and runners from 24 states are expected to lace up this Saturday. That includes a local Saratoga Springs High School student who will be running with an elite bib.

Crews patching potholes this weekend in Saratoga County

Officials say crews will be patching potholes Saturday between exits 12 and 15.

New renderings show rebuilding progress on Common Roots Brewery

It was just over two months ago that a fire ripped through the popular brewery in South Glens Falls.

Saratoga Springs police chief retires

Greg Veitch leaves behind 24 years of police work.

Saratoga Casino gambling $8 million on improvements in face of competition

Saratoga Casino has seen a loss in revenue since Rivers Casino opened two years ago.

Shen senior designs billboard to warn others of impaired driving danger

A new billboard on Route 9 in Halfmoon hopes to raise awareness about the deadly consequences of driving while impaired.

Shen teen eliminated from National Spelling Bee

The local teen competing in the National Spelling Bee has been eliminated.

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with pickup truck in Wilton

A motorcyclist is dead after crashing with a pickup truck.

Veterans bring a sense of teamwork to historical dig

Iraq, Afghanistan and Vietnam veterans are returning to the battlefield. Instead of the Middle East or Southeast Asia, they're at Saratoga National Historical Park. It's part of a project that's helping them transition back to civilian life.

Local jeweler offers to replace missing wedding ring

A Waterford woman lost her wedding band, just days before celebrating her 70th wedding anniversary.  After seeing the story on NewsChannel 13, Glennpeter Jewelers is offering to replace the band. 

Saratoga Springs-Wilton Elks delivering food from pantries to impoverished seniors

Volunteers with the Saratoga-Wilton Elks deliver groceries to 114 seniors who have limited access to food.

Waterford woman loses wedding band ahead of 70th wedding anniversary

A couple in Waterford celebrated 70 years of marriage Tuesday. However, the celebration comes just days after Joan Fontaine lost her wedding band.

Rexford middle schooler competing in National Spelling Bee

The National Spelling Bee kicked off on Tuesday, and you'll want to pay attention to speller number 248.

Saratoga Springs man charged with sexual abuse

A Saratoga Springs man is charged with sexual abuse.

Hit-and-run leads to DWI arrest in Saratoga County

A hit-and-run leads to a DWI arrest in Saratoga County.

Man arrested after allegedly involved in robbery at Halfmoon Walmart

Saratoga Police arrested a man allegedly involved in a larceny call at the Halfmoon Walmart early January. 

Cohoes man charged in deadly Clifton Park crash

New York State Police charged Dickie R. Winn with aggravated vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter, and DWI in the crash that killed two and injured three others. 

Even after Saratoga Springs school board vote, arming security debate continues

One of the three Saratoga Springs school board candidates backed by a pro-arming group was elected Tuesday.

Cold therapy heating up as popular way to relieve pain

Cryotherapy is heating up in the world of wellness. It involves very cold temperatures to relieve inflammation.

Mechanicville horse trainer may have violated federal labor laws

Mechanicville horse trainer Chad Brown may have violated federal labor laws.