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Schoharie report links DNA on DOT sticker to limo company operator

Schoharie report links DNA on DOT sticker to limo company operator


A photo of the escaped bison, which was taken by Lucy Proper when they were on her family farm in Roseboom last Thursday.

Most escaped bison back home in Schoharie County


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Schoharie woman facing child endangerment charges

Handful of escaped bison from Schoharie County safely recovered; others still loose

Herd of Bison still on the loose in Schoharie and Otsego Counties

Police are still working to coral escaped bison in Schoharie County

Police and state officials are still working to corral a herd of Bison that escaped in Schoharie County.


Federal agencies helping with efforts to corral escaped bison

The problem of escaped bison continues for some local farmers and now federal agencies are getting involved. State police say the bison escaped from a farm in the town of Sharon, in Schoharie County.


Herd of 75 bison escapes, roams rural upstate New York

An escaped herd of bison is roaming free in rural upstate New York, grazing in hay fields as the owner works with state police and the Department of Environmental Conservation on a roundup plan.


Escaped bison damage Otsego County farm

A herd of bison is roaming free after escaping from a farm in Sharon Springs, Schoharie County last week. The owner says he is working with state police on a plan to roundup the animals.


Woman suffered medical event in Schoharie dump truck crash

State Police released the preliminary investigation result for the deadly crash in Schoharie County.


One person killed in Schoharie crash

One person is dead after a crash in Schoharie. It happened just before 8 a.m. Tuesday morning on Route 30, about a half-mile from where the deadly limousine crash happened last year.


Police identify Cobleskill shooting victim

State police have identified the victim in a Schoharie County homicide investigation. They say 50-year-old Timothy Oldorff of Cobleskill died after being shot in the back of his head.


Police: Man dies after being shot by teen in Cobleskill

A 50-year-old man is dead after being shot in the head in Cobleskill. A 17-year-old person is now facing charges.


Three Sharon Springs men facing charges for conspiracy

Three men in Sharon Springs are facing charges in connection to a burglary complaint. 


Wife of Schoharie limo driver charged with welfare fraud

The wife of the driver in the Schoharie limo crash last year is facing charges.


Free summer meal sites: find one close to you

Officials with the United Way of the Greater Capital Region say 230,000 free meals will be served across five counties as part of the summer meal program this year.


Celebration to mark reopening of Schoharie County bridge damaged in Irene

A big celebration takes place Saturday in North Blenheim, Schoharie County. It's the dedication and reopening of the Blenheim Bridge, called the "queen of covered bridges."


Schoharie limo company operator submits DNA sample

The attorney for the company involved in the Schoharie limo crash says limo company operator Nauman Hussain submitted a DNA sample a few days ago in the case.


Historic Schoharie County bridge to reopen

NORTH BLENHEIM- City officials have announced the dedication and reopening of the historic Blenheim Bridge on Saturday.


Limo company operator must submit DNA for Schoharie investigation

The judge in the Schoharie limo case has ordered the operator of the limousine company, Nauman Hussain to submit a sample of his DNA as evidence.


Victim's name released in deadly Schoharie County crash

The victim's name has been released in last Friday's deadly Schoharie County crash.


Beekman Boys receive backlash over charity campaign

The owners of Beekman 1802, a locally based global beauty and lifestyle brand say they've experienced some surprising feedback after announcing a donation in honor of Pride Month. 


One person killed in Schoharie County crash

One person is dead after a crash in Schoharie County.


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.


Fundraiser held for Schoharie limo crash memorial site

Saturday dozens of community members gathered in River Link Park in Amsterdam to help raise money for the Reflections Memorial Site in Schoharie.  When completed, the site will honor the 20 lives lost in the limo accident in October of 2018. 


Delgado's visit to Middleburgh HS leads to discussion about censorship

The students say they felt censored from asking certain questions about guns and abortion.


Saliva could play key role in Schoharie limo crash investigation

New court documents in the case of the Schoharie limousine crash show saliva could be a key to the prosecution's case.


Defense in Schoharie limo investigation examining wreckage

The defense for Nauman Hussain was looking at the Schoharie limo wreckage for the first time on Thursday.


Schoharie crash defense attorney to finally get look at limo wreckage

Attorney Lee Kindlon tells NewsChannel 13 he will finally get a look at the wreckage in the Schoharie limo crash this week.


Families of NY crash victims demand tougher limo laws

Members of the New York state Senate are taking a close look at safety regulations for limousines and buses.


Pages of demands by defense attorney in Schoharie limo crash released

The defense in the Schoharie limo crash investigation has filed a demand for discovery in the case against Naumann Hussain, the limo operator involved in the deadly crash last October.


Cobleskill-Richmondville BOCES student competes to be the best in New York

Another Capital Region BOCES student is competing to be the best in New York.


Recruiting effort underway for more firefighting volunteers

The ninth annual RecruitNY Campaign is held this weekend at more than 600 fire houses around the state including nearly 100 in the Capital Region.


Defense bail application in Schoharie case sheds light on potential defense

NewsChannel 13 is learning more about the details outlined in a bail application related to the Schoharie crash


'Egg-traoridinary' museum opens in Schoharie for Easter

A fundraiser for the Schoharie Free Library is open for the first time in five years, the Schoharie Easter Egg Museum.


Limo company operator in deadly Schoharie crash pleads not guilty

The business operator of Prestige Limo, the company involved in that deadly Schoharie crash six months ago, pleaded not guilty to the criminal charges against him late Wednesday afternoon. This was his first time 29-year-old Nauman Hussain appeared in front of a judge since a grand jury handed up 39 new criminal charges against him on Friday.


Arraignment Wednesday in connection with deadly Schoharie limo crash

Nauman Hussain will be arraigned in Schoharie County Court on Wednesday.


Criminal indictment handed up against limo company operator in deadly Schoharie crash

The clerk of courts in Schoharie County confirms a 40-count criminal indictment has been handed up to Schoharie County Court Judge George Bartlett in relation to new charges being filed against Prestige Limousine operator Nauman Hussain.


TU report: Schoharie limo driver had marijuana, anti-seizure med in system

There is new information on the deadly Schoharie limo crash that killed 20 people in the fall. The Times Union is reporting the driver of the vehicle had marijuana and traces of an anti-seizure medication in his system.


Tests find parts of Mohawk River not safe for swimming

How comfortable would you be swimming in the Mohawk River? A comprehensive analysis of river contaminates might help you decide if you're ready to jump in the water.


Police: Broken internet leads to Cobleskill man's arrest

A Cobleskill man is under arrest -- and it's all because the internet where he was living, stopped working.


Schoharie County man charged with distributing child pornography

A Schoharie County man is charged with distributing child pornography.


Photographer offers veterans a free service

A retired Air Force law enforcement officer is still serving his country, but with a lens and some digital cards.


Healthcare workers rally against proposed budget cuts

Hundreds of healthcare workers, organizations and emergency medical service personnel descended on the Capitol Tuesday morning as part of Healthcare Advocacy Day.


Defense files response to civil lawsuit from family of Schoharie limo crash victim

A response has been filed in relation to a civil lawsuit against Prestige Limousine owner and operator Shahed and Nauman Hussain. It’s in relation to the Schoharie limousine crash that happened last October.


Tractor trailer rollover on I-88 remains under investigation

A tractor-trailer rollover caused five homes to be evacuated Sunday. State Police told NewsChannel 13 that I-88 was closed between exits 22 and 23, but has reopened. The driver did not sustain any injuries. The incident remains under investigation.


Governor Cuomo proposes free child care for single parents pursuing a degree

Governor Andrew Cuomo has proposed a pilot program that would offer free childcare to up to 400 single parents pursuing their college degrees at certain community colleges. The Family Empowerment Community College Pilot Program is part of the 2019 Women's Justice Agenda Proposal.


Colonie man accused of possessing 1 pound of marijuana

A Colonie man was sent to the Schoharie County jail, after police say he was caught with more than a pound of marijuana in his car.


NTSB releases preliminary report on Schoharie limo crash

The NTSB released its preliminary report Monday afternoon on the devastating limousine crash that killed 20 people in Schoharie last fall.


Supplemental search warrant in Schoharie crash investigation signed

Supplemental search warrant gives NYSP permission to take apart the transmission and torque converter from the stretch limousine.  The vehicle was involved in a deadly crash October 6, 2018 killing twenty people.


Family of three loses home in Cobleskill fire

 A chimney fire left a family of three out of their home. 


Agreement reached giving NTSB some access to Schoharie limo

An agreement has been reached between the NTSB and Schoharie County's District Attorney in their investigation into the Schoharie limo crash.


Schoharie county court Judge in deadly limo crash investigation: "This standoff must come to an end"

NewsChannel 13 obtains letter from Schoharie Judge George Bartlett III announcing a conference January 29th to see if "common ground" can be worked out over access to the limousine involved in the Schoharie crash October 6, 2018 that killed 20 people.


Contentious legal battle continues over access to limo in deadly Schoharie crash

The legal battle over access to the stretch limousine involved in the deadly October 2018 crash in Schoharie continues. Twenty people were killed.


Connecticut man charged with Middleburgh car break-ins

State police have charged a man from Connecticut with arson, marijuana possession and possession of stolen property.


Cuomo proposes changes to limo industry after deadly Schoharie crash

In his executive budget released on Tuesday, Governor Cuomo said he intends to make changes in the limousine industry.


Tension builds between NTSB, Schoharie County DA over limo crash investigation

Tension continues to build between the National Transportation Safety Board and the Schoharie County district attorney.


Government shutdown complicating Schoharie limo crash investigation

One day after Rep. Paul Tonko's office told NewsChannel 13 the NTSB will get to see the wreckage of the limousine involved in a crash that left 20 people dead, we track down the NTSB.


Feds to examine limo 3 months after wreck that killed 20

Federal investigators say they may recall employees furloughed under the government shutdown to start examining a limousine that crashed in upstate New York three months ago, killing 20 people.


Gingerbread houses knead steady hands

Students at Capital Region BOCES work on making gingerbread houses from scratch.


NTSB demands access to limo in Schoharie crash

The NTSB says it can't delay the investigation into the deadly Schoharie crash any longer.


Cobleskill fire victims left overwhelmed by generosity of community

A Cobleskill family with seven children lost their home in a fire. Christy Wade says she's overwhelmed by the generosity of friends and strangers alike.  We were there for a special delivery from the Albany County Sheriff's Department. 


Mother of limo crash victim vows to prevent similar tragedies

Donna Rivenburg says what happened back in early October should never have happened. Through tears, sadness and determination, she's trying to make sure it never happens again.


Schoharie County home destroyed by early morning fire

The blaze began as a chimney fire before spreading to the entire home. 


Cobleskill kids get to 'Shop with a Cop'

Cobleskill police were dispatched to the local Walmart on Tuesday. However, they weren't there to investigate any crimes. They were taking part in the program, "Shop with a Cop."


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