Army Sergeant with Hudson Falls ties returns home from deployment

Army Sergeant with Hudson Falls ties returns home from deployment

Tiny house is big accomplishment for students in Saratoga Springs

Tiny house is big accomplishment for students in Saratoga Springs

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Queensbury family says deceased father shouldn't have to pay rent for apartment he never lived in

Woman hurt in Argyle crash with tractor-trailer

British-born transplant arrested by ICE on a carnival ride he hopes never ends

After a washout, Washington County Fair reopens

After cancelling the entire day Wednesday, the Washington County Fair reopened with minor damage

NY officials sue EPA over massive Hudson River cleanup

New York officials seeking additional cleanup of the Hudson River have filed a promised lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

1 person killed in Argyle crash with sheriff's deputy

One person is dead and a Washington County sheriff's deputy has serious injuries after their two cars slammed into each other in Argyle.

Annual black and blue morning effort

Cops on Top of Capital Region Dunkin Donuts shops in five counties help raise money and awareness for Special Olympics New York.

Attempted prison escape under investigation in Fort Ann

State police are investigating a prisoner's attempt to escape from maximum-security Great Meadow Correctional Facility in the town of Fort Ann.

Family uses truck and tractor pull to honor late father, raise funds toward a cure

The Lufkin family of Argyle will hold its 10th annual Pull for a Cure on Saturday.

Whitehall man killed while kayaking

A man is dead after a kayaking outing on the Mettawee River.

Investigators: Man was drunk when he hit deer in Queensbury

A Fort Edward man started his Fourth of July by getting arrested.

Cooking mishap blamed in fire that destroyed Granville home

Investigators believe a cooking mishap started a fire Wednesday night in Granville.

Hudson Falls apartment building fire leaves five people homeless

A fire broke out Thursday afternoon at an apartment building on Delaware Avenue in Hudson Falls.

Strawberry picking season begins after delayed start

Strawberry picking season is just getting underway in the Capital Region.

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.

Whitehall woman accused of collecting illegal SNAP benefits

A Whitehall woman is accused of illegally getting more than $4,300 in federal SNAP benefits.

On eve of brain surgery, Whitehall boy becomes sheriff's 'captain'

John Hoague-Rivette was named an honorary captain in the Washington County Sheriff's Office Monday afternoon.

Group looks to make Argyle no longer a dry town

ARGYLE – There are eight dry towns in the state of New York, which includes the Town of Argyle in Washington County. That means you can not sell alcohol there. 

Massive sinkhole causes road closures in Washington County

A massive sinkhole in Hudson Falls created road closures and detours for many residents on Tuesday night. 

Police: Granville woman 4x too drunk to drive

Police say a Granville woman was found behind the wheel four times too drunk to drive.

Moran brothers plan to help give Hudson Falls park $1.1 million makeover

Two brothers born and raised in Hudson Falls have come up with a half-million reasons to reinvest in their community.

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.

Body of man identified after boat capsized

Emergency crews pulled the body of a 24-year-old Whitehall man after officials say a boat capsized in the south bay of the lake in Washington County. 

Popularity of area school shooting teams is on target

Target shooting lays claim to the safest and fastest growing high school sport in the country.

ATVers say trail system, stricter enforcement better than ban of machines on state forest land

Environmentalists are pushing for a law that would ban ATVs from public lands in the Adirondacks and Catskills

Washington County man accused of having sex with minor

A 24-year-old man from Salem is under arrest, accused of having sex with a minor.

Hudson Falls standoff ends without injuries

A man in Washington County is in custody after holding police at bay from about 7:30 Sunday night till around 3 a.m. Monday morning.

Fort Edward woman sentenced for punching National Grid worker

The Fort Edward woman who brutally beat a National Grid worker who was shutting off her power is heading to prison.

NYC man sentenced in kidnapping of Hudson Falls girl

A then-19-year-old New York City man was sentenced on Friday for kidnapping a Washington County girl last September.

Ambulance in Washington County crashes with patient inside

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Saratoga County family pushing for arrest and prosecution of dealer who sold their daughter the lethal dose

Police say Michael Stockwell had nearly 500 bags of heroin when they arrested him Friday night in Hudson Falls.

Hudson Falls businessman dies in deadly Fort Edward crash

A businessman from Hudson Falls is dead after an early Monday morning crash.

Heavy rains sending untreated sewage into Hudson River

Heavy rains are sending untreated sewage into the Hudson River. It's runoff that by law is allowed when heavy rain overloads the sewer system.

Granville residents accused of using fake money

Two Granville residents are accused of using fake money.

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.

Deadly Washington County motorcycle crash under investigation

One person is dead after crashing their motorcycle in Washington County.

Washington County man accused of sending a sexual picture to 14-year-old

A school resource officer called police on Kevin Burch back in September.

Cambridge woman accused of illegally passing school buses for 2nd time

A Cambridge woman who admitted to illegally passing school buses back in 2016, is accused of doing it again.

Early Monday storms flood roads, cut power

Things are slowly getting back to normal after nasty thunderstorms rolled through the Capital Region early Monday morning, knocking out power, flooding roads and causing damage.

Rep. Stefanik calls for release of Mueller report

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik wants the government to release the Mueller report as soon as possible.

NYC man pleads guilty in kidnapping of Hudson Falls 12-year-old girl

A September kidnapping of a 12-year-old Hudson Falls girl touched off a nationwide Amber Alert.

EPA won't compel GE to restart Hudson River dredging

The Environmental Protection Agency has declined to compel General Electric to restart dredging in the Hudson River, despite calls from New York officials and environmentalists.

Sheriffs: We will continue to release arrest photos

Area sheriffs say they'll continue to release photos of those who are arrested.

Washington County names newest deputy after popular fallen police chief

George Bell was a pillar of Washington County law enforcement for 40 years.

Hudson Falls students get special 'adulting' day at school

Students in Hudson Falls had a different kind of school day on Friday.

State getting canal locks ready for another boating season

The state is getting its canal locks ready for another boating season.

National Grid moves osprey nests from power towers in Warren and Washington counties

National Grid says osprey nests have to be relocated because they encroach upon lines and conductors.

Common Roots already talking rebuild after fire

Less than 24 hours after a fire at a South Glens Falls micro-brew, plans are underway to rebuild.

Missing ATV may have fallen off trailer

State police are investigating a report of a lost or stolen ATV.

National Grid moving bird nests away from power lines

National Grid is removing bird nests from power lines in parts of the Capital Region.

BOCES students in Saratoga Springs get big opportunity with tiny house

Twenty-three students are building a fully functional 'tiny house' at the BOCES center in Saratoga Springs.

Washington County man may have fled state before sentencing

Prosecutors say a Washington County man who was facing sentencing may have fled the state.

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.

Washington County snowmobile death under investigation

State police are investigating a snowmobiling death in Washington County.

Washington County man arrested in sex sting involving kids sentenced to prison

A Washington County man is headed behind bars for 18 months, after he was arrested in a sting to catch people who want to have sex with children.

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.

Business leaders hear from law enforcement, mother, about heroin epidemic

The chamber of commerce hosted a summit for members to learn about the opioid crisis.

Police: Washington County man drove 94 miles per hour

A Washington County man is facing charges after deputies say he was clocked driving 94 miles per hour.

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.

Missing banjo leads to arrest in Washington County

A missing banjo leads to an arrest in Washington County. Police say Peter Narkiewicz bashed a door and window at a home in Hartford over the weekend.

Teen sentenced in Washington County for killing best friend with machete

A teen accused of killing his best friend in Washington County was sentenced to 20 years to life behind bars on Friday.

Vermont man charged with attempting to meet a Fort Ann girl for sex

48-year-old John Curley is charged with traveling in interstate commerce to meet who he thought was an underage girl.

Washington County teen charged with rape

A Washington County teen is charged with rape.