Car crashes through cemetery in Fort Edward

Car crashes through cemetery in Fort Edward

Hudson Falls man sentenced in murder plot of rape victim

Hudson Falls man sentenced in murder plot of rape victim

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Tedra Cobb declared winner of 21st congressional district primary

Police: Hudson Falls woman threw drugs out of car window during police chase

Severe storms cause damage in Capital Region

Boil water advisory issued in Whitehall

There's a boil water advisory Tuesday in Whitehall. The advisory went into effect at midnight for the entire village until further notice.

Experts talk about how to help prevent suicide

With two high profile suicides in just one week, people everywhere are now talking about a topic long considered taboo. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention says there is a stigma that is often associated with mental illness and suicide. 

Fort Ann man charged with breaking into fire department

A man from Fort Ann is accused of breaking into his local fire department.

Twelve Tribes community pushes back against labor violation accusations

The Twelve Tribes community in Cambridge is pushing back against labor violations state investigators say they found involving minors.

Man accused of raping underage girl in Washington County

A Central New York man is accused of raping an underage girl in Washington County.

State finds child labor violation at Twelve Tribes Cambridge commune

The New York State Department of Labor found several child labor law violations at a soap factory owned by the Twelve Tribes Community in Cambridge.

Extra patrols at Hudson Falls school after report of suspicious clown

It was quite the scare for students at Hudson Falls Primary school. The Washington County Sheriff's office was called Tuesday afternoon after a report of an individual wearing a clown mask approaching students on the playground.

Speedway: Whitehall man went into cardiac arrest, died during race

Officials at a Vermont racetrack say a driver apparently went into cardiac arrest and died while driving on the track.

Gansevoort man charged with DWI after crashing car with kids

A Gansevoort man has been charged with felony DWI after allegedly crashing his car in Washington County while two kids were in the vehicle.

Victim in fatal Washington County crash identified

Police have released the name of the person hit and killed by a vehicle on State Route 196 in Hartford, Washington County Sunday night. Investigators say he is 48-year-old Leon Clothier.

Man killed after being hit by vehicle in Washington County

A deadly accident is under investigation. The Washington County Sheriff's Office tells NewsChannel 13 they responded to a person being struck by a vehicle Sunday night on State Route 196 in the town of Hartford.

State of emergency lifted in Whitehall

The state of emergency in the Village of Whitehall has been lifted.

Partial building collapse leads to state of emergency in Whitehall

The Village of Whitehall is under a state of emergency after a building on Main Street partially collapsed Sunday. 

Hudson Falls man adds conspiracy to rape and assault guilty plea

After he already pleaded guilty to rape and assault, 20-year-old Hudson Falls native Kyle Shultz is now pleading guilty to second-degree conspiracy.

Granville couple charged in electricity scheme

A Granville couple is accused of using their friend's personal information to get National Grid to turn on power at a home in Fort Ann.

Domestic dispute lands Washington County couple behind bars

A domestic dispute gets way out of hand and a husband and wife in Washington County are behind bars.

Whitehall boy strikes out cancer and opposing batters

Danny St. Clair, a Whitehall High School senior, defeated cancer before his successful return to the baseball field and basketball court.

Police: Queensbury pair crashed stolen car into telephone pole in Kingsbury

A Queensbury pair is accused of stealing a Honda Accord and crashing it into a telephone pole.

Accused of plotting to kill woman he raped, Hudson Falls man mulls offer of 33 to 43 years

Kyle Shultz of Hudson Falls has until Wednesday to weigh a plea offer for raping a woman then allegedly plotting to kill her.

State Sen. Kathy Marchione discusses decision to not seek re-election

State Senator Kathy Marchione is talking about her decision not to run for re-election.

Marchione won't seek another term in New York State Senate

Republican New York State Senator Kathy Marchione has announced she will not seek another term in the 43rd District.

Dust devils stir up trouble

A picture perfect spring day taking a turn for the worse. Peter Annello, 17, thought he heard a low flying plane so he looked outside his bedroom window in West Sand Lake. It was about 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Tossed cigarette likely cause of Fort Edward fire

A tossed cigarette is now blamed for likely starting a fire that destroyed a Fort Edward home.

Facebook posts lead police to Washington County escapee

They say there's nothing more dangerous than a smart criminal. However, that's not what state police were dealing with when tracking down an escapee from Washington County.

Hudson Falls man charged in internet scam

A Hudson Falls man is facing charges, accused of playing a role in an internet scam that stole thousands from people around the globe.

Backlash to Cuomo's executive order on voting rights for felons on parole

Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple says most inmates do not exercise the right to vote and says the same will happen with felons on parole

Scammers posing as IRS representatives target victims on tax day

Two different versions of the scam phone calls were sent to us but both had similar messages. The alleged representatives claim the person they are calling has committed tax fraud, owes money and police officers will make arrest.

Greenwich man charged with burglary

The Washington County Sheriff's Office was called by the owner of a building on Lick Springs Road in Greenwich. Witnesses say Scott Bullard was spotted leaving the building.

Fort Ann school threat deemed not credible

Deputies are investigating a threat at the Fort Ann Central School.

Pickup truck sought in Washington County illegal dumping investigation

The Washington County Sheriff's Office is hoping you can identify the owner of a red pick-up truck. They are investigating a case of illegal dumping along Tow Path Road in Kingsbury.

ATV accident probed in Greenwich

Two girls under the age of seventeen were involved in an ATV accident on Sunday.

New charges for Fort Edward man accused of raping teen

A Fort Edward man accused of raping a teenager is facing new charges. Police say Richard Alger had sexual contact with a child under the age of 13, while on a boat last summer on the Champlain Canal.

Police: Kindergarten teacher drunk at school

A kindergarten teacher at Granville School District is accused of arriving to work drunk.

Hudson Falls man accused of kidnapping woman, child at knifepoint

A Hudson Falls man is behind bars after a knifepoint abduction.

Final goodbyes underway for late Cambridge-Greenwich police chief

A local police chief who died this week is being honored in the North Country.

EXCLUSIVE: Joel O'Keefe says he’s not a violent man

His new home isn't very big, and its only bathroom is an outhouse. However, Joel O'Keefe, the former prison inmate, likes his one-room cabin in Argyle for what it doesn't have -- bars on the windows and razor wire beyond its walls.

Threat prompts police presence at Hudson Falls Middle School

Students and parents should expect to see a significant number of police at Hudson Falls Middle School on Wednesday morning.

Police say interviews show son, grandson showed no emotion when learning of woman's murder

Family members initially told police the 95-year old woman, who suffered from dementia, died of natural causes.

Cambridge-Greenwich Police Chief George Bell dies

Longtime Cambridge-Greenwich Police Chief George Bell passed away last night. Mark Mulholland reports Bell had a heart attack.

21-year-old college student throws hat in political ring

March is "Women's History Month" and women are making history as more and more of them try to change the political landscape in this country by running for office.

Whitehall Olympian back stateside

A local Olympian has returned upstate. Bobsledder Codie Bascue from Whitehall came into Albany International Airport quietly late Tuesday night. 

Notorious escape artist could be out of prison next month

Notorious escape artist Joel O'Keefe will be out of prison as soon as early next month.

Hudson Falls woman accused of stealing purse

A Hudson Falls woman is behind bars on multiple charges.

Whitehall cheers on its 'hometown hero'

Whitehall native, Codie Bascue, is the driver for one of the four-man bobsled teams for Team U.S.A. at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Whitehall Olympian banged up but ready to go

Whitehall Olympian Codie Bascue is recovering from a minor injury as he gets ready to return to competition in primetime on Friday night.

Two more suspects arrested in murder of 95-year-old Washington County woman

Two more people are under arrest in connection with the murder of a 95-year-old woman in Washington County.

Hudson Falls teen admits to role in deadly crash

A teenager from Hudson Falls pleaded guilty on Wednesday to manslaughter and vehicular assault.

Schumer visits SUNY Adirondack touting importance of cyber-security education

It's the danger lurking beyond your computer or smartphone. People -- or even representatives of countries, trying to hack into or steal your information.

Washington County roots for hometown Olympian

That cheering sound you'll hear coming from the north this weekend will be all of Washington County rooting for its hometown Olympian.

Washington County sheriff calls for daily law enforcement presence at schools

A local sheriff says there are steps schools can take right away to make kids safer.

Man dies in Washington County fire

A 73-year-old man died in a house fire in Washington County.

Relatives of notorious escapee say state is unfairly denying his release

O’Keefe was on the run for nearly two weeks. He was the target of a multi-state manhunt, and was ultimately found at a submarine sandwich shop in Bennington. The sex charge was dismissed and he was sentenced to 10-to-20 years in prison.

Fort Edward woman accused of dealing drugs in front of kids

A Fort Edward woman is accused of dealing drugs in front of children.

Whitehall bobsledder ready for Olympic spotlight

Team USA bobsledder Codie Bascue is getting ready for his Olympic spotlight.

Hudson Falls syringe exchange program likely scrapped

After fierce public opposition, it looks like plans are being scrapped for a syringe exchange program in Hudson Falls.

New York law enforcement concerned about legal pot in Vermont

There's only an imaginary line separating New York from Vermont and sometimes the neighboring states have very different laws.

Whitehall native does final dress rehearsal before Olympics

Team USA member Codie Bascue is doing a final dress rehearsal. The Whitehall native shared a photo on Instagram, showing himself getting decked out in his Team USA outfit for the opening ceremony.

Fort Edward man accused of masterminding teen crime ring

A Fort Edward man is accused of masterminding a teenage crime ring.

Schools respond to increased flu

New York state reporting largest flu increase, including hospitalizations, since 2004.

Whitehall athlete heads to South Korea for Olympics

An athlete from Whitehall is now Olympic bound.