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Police: Lake Luzerne man provided marijuana to teens

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. LAKE LUZERNE - A Lake Luzerne man faces three felonies for allegedly providing marijuana to teens under the age of 18, police said. John M. Williams, 43, was charged with three counts of second-degree criminal sale of marijuana and three misdemeanor coun

POST-STAR - 2018-03-23 15:00:00

Glens Falls woman arrested for bar fire

GLENS FALLS - Police have arrested a Glens Falls woman for allegedly setting the gasoline-fueled arson fire early Wednesday that damaged a South Street building. Ashley M. Overstrom, 31, was charged with felony counts of second-degree arson and third-degree criminal mischief and misdemeanor reckless

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 16:00:00

Heroin sale leads to prison sentence

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. QUEENSBURY - A Hampton man who sold heroin in Glens Falls last year has been sentenced to 4 years in state prison. Timothy J. Osgood Jr., 33, of Carvers Falls Road, pleaded guilty last month to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a felo


Stroughs facing accusations from 10 signers

GLENS FALLS - Ten Conservatives described signing a petition for Queensbury Supervisor John Strough without a witness or notary, according to paperwork filed in Glens Falls City Court. Strough and his wife, Chris Strough, were arraigned Wednesday in Glens Falls City Court on misdemeanor charges of e

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 20:07:00

Hudson Falls man pleads guilty in drugged driving case

BALLSTON SPA -- A Hudson Falls man pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony charge for driving under the influence of drugs. Eric T. Cronin, 35, of King Avenue, pleaded guilty to driving while ability impaired by drugs in connection with an arrest by State Police last June 17 in the town of Moreau, accord

POST-STAR - 2018-03-24 11:31:00

Queensbury man pleads guilty to rape charge

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. QUEENSBURY - A 22-year-old Queensbury man who had sex with a 14-year-old girl last summer has pleaded guilty to two felony charges and been sentenced to a jail term. Brandon R. Cross of West Mountain Road pleaded guilty Wednesday in Warren County Court t

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 14:15:00

2 men admit to stealing Vermont state employees' information

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - Officials say two men in Nigeria have admitted to stealing the personal information of hundreds of state employees in Vermont. Osariemen Isibor and Eneye Dania pleaded guilty at federal court in Rutland on Thursday in exchange for plea deals. Vermont Department of Taxes Commissio

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-03-23 14:43:49

Woman charged in Glens Falls drug case

GLENS FALLS - A Schenectady woman was jailed this week for allegedly selling crack cocaine in Glens Falls, police said. Erica D. Danzy, 35, was charged with felony counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance after an investigation, according to

POST-STAR - 2018-03-23 14:05:00

Accused bank robber faces new charges

QUEENSBURY - The Glens Falls man accused of robbing a bank in Lake George earlier this year faces more legal trouble after he was indicted this week on 12 additional charges stemming from alleged domestic violence before and after his arrest. Nelson L. Gouge Sr., 45, faces five additional felonies a

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 17:00:00

Four charged after Glens Falls drug raid

GLENS FALLS - Four people were arrested Wednesday morning when police searched a Glens Falls home and seized crack cocaine, powdered cocaine and thousands of dollars in cash, police said. Officers from four police agencies executed a search warrant at 13 Montcalm St., targeting residents they believ


Man headed to prison for DWI with child

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. BALLSTON SPA -- A Warrensburg man who drove drunk with a child in his vehicle last fall on the Northway was sentenced Wednesday to up to 3 years in state prison. Matthew J. Centerbar, 38, of Rollies Road, pleaded guilty to felony aggravated driving while


Driver ticketed for accident involving Queensbury town vehicle

QUEENSBURY - One person was hurt when a vehicle went through a red light at the intersection of Upper Glen Street and Aviation Road on Tuesday, the collision damaging a town of Queensbury vehicle. The Warren County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened just after 11:30 a.m. A vehicle driven by a


Alleged car door slam nets felony charge

A Danby man is charged with slamming a car door on his sister-in-law's head. Steven L. Needham, 38, pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Rutland criminal court to a single felony charge of aggravated assault. If convicted, he could face up to 15 years in prison. He was freed on the condition he stay 20 f


Police investigating fire at Glens Falls bar

GLENS FALLS - Glens Falls firefighters put out a suspicious fire that started outside The Daily Double bar early Wednesday and damaged the building, and investigators are trying to determine how it started. The fire was called in around 4:15 a.m., and flames were found in the rear of the bar at 59 S


Police: Man lied on public assistance application

FORT EDWARD - A Fort Edward man was charged with a felony Friday for allegedly lying about his income on an application for public assistance, according to police. Eric B. McMorland, 26, of Boulevard, was charged with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing after an investigation by the


Former fire department lieutenant indicted, arraigned in sex case

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. QUEENSBURY - The former lieutenant and vice president for the Queensbury Central Fire Company who was arrested last month for allegedly having sexual contact with an underage boy was sent to jail Wednesday after he was indicted on five criminal charges.


Police say 17-year-old stole vehicle

CLARENDON - Police said a teenager was arrested Wednesday for stealing a car. Vermont State Police said they were withholding the 17-year-old's name because he is being charged as a juvenile and the case will be handled in family court. Police said they responded to a call at midnight that the youth


Vermont State Police encounter pregnant woman injecting heroin at Springfield Park and Ride

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. - Vermont State Police say a woman, who is several months pregnant, was found to be injecting heroin at the Springfield Park and Ride Monday night. State Police noted the incident in a media release for a saturation patrol conducted throughout Windham County. In an email, Vermont St


Firefighters battle blaze at Washington County store

WHITE CREEK - Firefighters spent part of Monday night putting out a fire at the Dollar General store on Route 22. The fire was reported around 9:30 p.m., and was believed to have been contained to the exterior of the building, which is just south of the village of Cambridge. No injuries were reporte


Sex offender gets work crew for violations

A convicted sex offender received 20 days on a work crew for probation violations. Mitchell R. Gioffi, 32, of Rutland, pleaded guilty to the violations Monday in Rutland criminal court. He remains on probation for convictions in 2014 on a charge of possessing child pornography and an unrelated charg