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Saratoga County sheriff announcing major drug bust Monday morning

Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo said Sunday his office will announce the breakup of a major drug trafficking organization that operated in the county on Monday. A news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors' building in Ballston Spa. Zurlo's office declined to give mor

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 06:18:24

Men facing drug, weapons charges after Thruway stop

Two New York City men are facing felony drug and weapons charges after being stopped on the Thruway Thursday night in Albany. State Police said troopers stopped a vehicle at about 10:45 p.m. Police searched the vehicle and found a loaded Smith and Wesson .40-caliber handgun, 189 grams of cocaine, 61

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 08:10:17

Possible nor'easter expected to miss region but could mean some snow: Weather Service

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A possible nor'easter on Wednesday would likely miss the mid-Hudson Valley but could result in some snow, according to the National Weather Service in Albany. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit A coastal storm is moving east and could develop into

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-18 21:14:10

Police: Six arrested in Saratoga County drug case

Six people were arrested in recent days as local, state and federal investigators dismantled a cocaine and marijuana distribution network that operated from several properties on Route 32 in the town of Saratoga and had connections to the New York City area. In all, authorities seized 2.5 kilograms

POST-STAR - 2018-03-19 14:45:00

Albany man faces charges in wrong-way crash on I90

ALBANY -An Albany man faces charges including DWI and vehicular assault after he allegedly caused a head-on collision by driving the wrong way Saturday on I90 in Albany, State Police said Monday. Both drivers were taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with serious injuries. Andrew M. Febbie, 21, d

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 11:03:19

Police to announce major Schuylerville drug arrests today

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office has scheduled a press conference for Monday morning to announce "major" drug arrests in the Schuylerville area in recent days. A half-dozen arrests occurred as investigators from a number of law enforcement agencies dismantled a drug network that had a link to a

POST-STAR - 2018-03-19 09:35:00

14 foot snowman built in Schenectady

Photo Courtesty of Gordon White SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Spring may be just around the corner, but there's still plenty of snow to go around; enough snow to build a massive snowman. Gordon White of Schenectady built this giant 14-foot-tall snowman in his yard. He starts by gathering all the sn

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 23:53:28

State Police: Wrong way driver charged with DWI after crash

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) State Police say a 21 year old Albany man, accused of being under the influence after a head on collision on I-90. State Police say Andrew Febbie was driving his 2017 Honda eastbound in the westbound lane of I-90 on Saturday at around 5:15 PM when he struck another vehicle. Febbie

WRGB - 2018-03-19 10:26:18

Sheriffs Zurlo: 6 month investigation leads to drug trafficking arrests

SARATOGA COUNTY, NY (WRGB) 6 months, 7 warrants, 6 arrested. That is what the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office is saying led to what they say is the largest bust they have seen in the area. In a press conference Sheriff Zurlo said that through the use of undercover officers, they were able to make

WRGB - 2018-03-19 12:16:01

Congressman Tonko meets with local students to discuss gun violence, walkouts

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - How to solve gun violence continues to be the question surrounding politics in our country, especially after the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. One local congressman took on this topic at a town hall for students. Congressman Paul Tonko (D - 20th District) l

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 21:49:10

Two faces sex abuse charges in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY - Two city men face sexual abuse charges in separate cases, authorities said. Danny M. Hahn, 43, of Hulett Street, faces one count of first-degree sexual abuse, a felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. Police charged him Wednesday. Hahn is accused of abusing the t


House fire damages Wynantskill home Sunday morning

WYNANTSKILL, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A fire broke out in a Rensselaer area home Sunday morning, forcing evacuations. Authorities say the fire started at a Greenwood Road home with a wood burning stove before spreading to the wall and up into the attic. Two people were home and both evacuated safely with the

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 23:31:09

Queensbury traffic stop leads to felony arrest

QUEENSBURY - A Stillwater man whose driver's license has been suspended 19 times was jailed Friday night after he was stopped in Queensbury, police said. Brian J. Gagne, 36, was charged with felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle after the Warren County Sheriff's Office stopped hi


Police: Man committed criminal sex acts against child

SCHENECTADY - A city man committed sex acts on a child and is now facing charges that could bring 25 years in prison, authorities said. Christopher W. Clark, 19, of Albany Street, faces two counts of first-degree criminal sexual act, felonies, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. C


Police: Schenectady man extorted one woman, assaulted another

Photographer: Shutterstock SCHENECTADY -- A city man extorted a woman in October to obtain $900, authorities said. Rene Osorio, 33, of State Street, faces one count of fourth-degree grand larceny, a felony. Police arrested him Tuesday. Osorio allegedly threatened to reveal a damaging secret about th


Flags on all New York State buildings to be flown at half staff to honor four NYNG members killed

ALBANY, N.Y. - Monday, flags on all state buildings in New York will be flown at half staff. Governor Andrew Cuomo issued the order to honor the four New York National Guard members who were killed when a helicopter they were flying crashed in Iraq on Thursday. The four guard members were stationed

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-03-19 00:51:34

Cole's Collision owner convicted on multiple charges in connection to DWI crash

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local business owner has been convicted of multiple charges in connection to a DWI crash. John Cole, the owner of Cole's Collision, drove his BMW into a tree last March on Sitterly Road in Halfmoon. One of the passengers in the backseat suffered injuries that left


Walmart shenanigans result in nine criminal charges and seven traffic violations

GLENMONT-On Thursday, March 15, at 4:15 p.m., the Bethlehem Police Department responded to the Glenmont Walmart in regards to a subject who had just conducted a fraudulent return of merchandise and committed a larceny. As police arrived on the scene they reportedly observed the suspect fleeing in a


Block party helps Troy celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Bootleggers on Broadway in downtown Troy hosts a St. Patrick's Day block party Saturday as, from left, Liam Cahill, Michele Alix and Molly Cahill enjoy the festivities there. NICHOLAS BUONANNO - nbuonanno@troyrecord.com TROY, N.Y. >> On Saturday, plenty of people at Bootleggers on Broadway were in


Active shooter drill held at Troy High School

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - You may have noticed a large police presence near Troy High School on Friday. They're holding a full-scale active shooter training exercise. Most of the activity will be in the classrooms and in the hallways of the school. There was about 70 different officers and first respond