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Police identify person found dead in Wilton motel

WILTON -- State Police have identified the person found dead in the Crest Inn and Suites in Wilton on Oct. 10 as Michael Komacki, 61. Komacki was residing at the motel. State Police are still investigating the circumstances of Komacki's death, but say they have ruled out any connection between his d

WRGB - 2018-10-19 14:41:41

Warren County Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam

The caller advised him that because he has not fulfilled his jury obligations, he is being penalized with a monetary fine, according to a news release.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-18 22:00:00

Lake George drug bust leads to prison sentence

Luis A. Rodriguez, 24, of Providence, pleaded guilty to a felony count of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance in connection with an arrest earlier this year that stemmed from a 2016 drug sale.


Man headed to prison for car vandalism

Anthony J. Genier, 27, repeatedly kicked a vehicle at a home in Kingsbury, resulting in hundreds of dollars in damage and a guilty plea to felony criminal mischief.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-19 12:55:00

Woman headed to prison in Queensbury drug case

QUEENSBURY — A Whitehall woman who sold opioid prescription painkillers during a police investigation was sentenced Wednesday to 3.5 years in state prison.Tammy L. Miller, also known as Tammy Yarter, pleaded guilty to felony criminal sale of a controlled substance in connection with her arrest in Qu

POST-STAR - 2018-10-19 09:42:00

Queensbury burn victim's remarkable recovery

“He literally saved my life,” he said. “If it wasn’t for him, I wouldn’t be here. My kids wouldn’t have a father.”

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-18 22:51:01

Roundup: Lake George, Fort Ann both win, advance

Second half:1, Fort Ann, Brendan Wright (Luke Loso), 43:00. 2, Fort Ann, Brendan Wright (Luke Loso), 50:00. 3, Fort Ann, Aidan Barnes (Brendan Wright), 57:00. 4, Fort Ann, Brendan Wright (Aidan Barnes), 59:00.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-19 01:56:00

Moreau home destroyed by fire, firefighter injured, pets unaccounted for

According to aPost-Starreporter on scene, the family was home at the time of the fire and everyone got out safely, but some pets are unaccounted for.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-18 19:05:00

Blog: Lake George area recognized as tourist spot by 'USA Today'

USA Today has recognized Lake George on a list of weekend getaway destinations.The newspaper selected one community from each of the 48 states in the continental United States for its story “Perfect towns for a weekend trip in every state,” which appeared online on Monday.The article calls Lake Geor


Man who stole, crashed police car headed to prison

FORT EDWARD — The Kingsbury man who stole and crashed a police car while leading officers on a chase is headed to prison for up to 5 years after his guilty plea to grand larceny.Wyatt M. Carpenter, 23, pleaded guilty in connection with the July 13 theft of a Washington County Sheriff’s office patrol

POST-STAR - 2018-10-18 20:30:00

Convicted murderer gets 7 more years for jail assault

The charge stems from an incident that occurred earlier this year. McKoy was incarcerated in the county jail, awaiting his murder trial. District Attorney Jim Ritts said McKoy assaulted another inmate. The victim suffered a broken nose and “significant visual impediments,” Ritts said.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-10-18 17:00:00

Glens Falls Hospital, Albany Medical Center announce partnership

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls Hospital is holding a press conference this morning to announce an alliance with Albany Medical Center to better coordinate medical care for residents of Warren and Washington counties and improving efficiency.The agreement has been adopted by the governing boards of both o


Fire departments on scene of working structure fire in Moreau

Heavy smoke billows from a Reservoir Road home Thursday afternoon in Moreau.Gwendolyn Craig, gcraig@poststar.comMOREAU — Fire departments are on scene of a working structure fire at 208 Reservoir Road.The residence is a one-story single-family home and the fire was called out at about 2:45 p.m. Thur

POST-STAR - 2018-10-18 19:05:00

Woman charged with DWI after crash at McDonald's

QUEENSBURY — A Queensbury woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after she crashed into another vehicle in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant, police said.Savannah L. Voudry, 26, was charged with misdemeanor DWI after the Oct. 6 collision at the Corinth Road, Queensbury eatery, acc


Mr. Ding-a-Ling driver arrested for 'stalking' girls

Charles A. Ross, 57, of county Route 12, was charged after an investigation into a complaint earlier this month that he followed a group of girls near Oliver Winch Middle School while driving his ice cream truck on Oct. 3, according to South Glens Falls Police Chief Kevin Judd.


Man gets probation for two felony drug charges

Matthew S. Esser, 25, pleaded guilty to felony counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance in connection with arrests last year and in 2016 in Glens Falls and Queensbury.


Police: Repeat shoplifter jailed after unusual theft

Shane McKittrick, 20, of Salem, was charged with petit larceny after he allegedly stole a Lunchables food item from the Cumberland Farms store on Bay Street, according to Glens Falls Police.


Gansevoort home damaged by fire

The cause of the fire had not been released as of Wednesday morning. Firefighters from Gansevoort, South Glens Falls, Wilton and Schuylerville were called out.


Police: Ice cream truck driver stalked young girls

The South Glens Falls Police Department says 57-year-old Charles Ross, of Whitehall, was charged Tuesday with felony stalking and endangering the welfare of a child.


Queensbury business owner charged in fraud case

FORT EDWARD — The owner of a Queensbury business faces 13 felonies after the state Department of Motor Vehicles determined he was using false documentation to allow customers who bought all-terrain vehicles to illegally register them in New York, court records show.Glenn B. Kelsey, who owns Sportlin