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Man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle crash
Investigators say Thomas Golden was traveling on State Route 22 near Donnely Road when, according to police, Golden lost control of his motorcycle in an attempt to avoid colliding with another vehicle.
Woodstock Dam access points closed
In response, Cairo police said Wednesday they are shutting down access points surrounding the Woodstock Dam off Route 32. People also cannot access Catskill Creek from Halfmoon Drive and Frank Hitchcock Road, Cairo police Sgt. Richard Busch said. “First of all we do realize that at one time years ag
Weather: 5 things to know about forecast for weekend, next week
The sun is likely to be shining when we wake up on Saturday before clouds slowly move into the area, Walker said. Temperatures are only projected to reach the mid-70s, according to the weather service.
Troy duo charged in armed home invasion
Jevon I. Johnson, 18, and La-Tae D. Wells, 21, both of Troy, were placed under arrest and face several felony charges.
Illegal dumping identified at 27 mid-Hudson Valley sites
The investigation, known as “Operation TrashNet,” found a total of 81 illegal dumping sites spanning Long Island to the mid-Hudson Valley. In a two-day crackdown, it resulted in charges against 12 companies and the arrest of 24 individuals who allegedly illegally dumped, the state announced. The inv
115,100 gallons of untreated waste spilled into Hudson River
Randy Alstadt, Poughkeepsie's Water Treatment Facility plant administrator, said in an email that he has explained to the public "that sewage would be diluted in river and that our plant incorporates three disinfection techniques which includes ozonation, ultra violet light and chlorination."
Man seriously hurt after being thrown off motorcycle in Columbia County
Police say 34-year-old Thomas Golden was traveling on State Route 23, west of Donnelly Road, when he swerved to avoid another car. He was airlifted to Albany Medical Center.
Police: Missing Hudson Valley Woman Was Wanted by Police
Turns out a Hudson Valley woman who was reported missing was wanted by authorities. After she was found, she's accused of kicking an officer.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Tuesday, Saugerties police arrested 56-year-old Nancy Busch-Scardino of Rhinebeck after investigating a report of a suspi
Strong storms knock out power in Ulster, Dutchess counties
At 2:30 p.m., about 4,600 customers in Ulster County — mostly in Kingston — were blacked out. The cause of the Kingston problem appeared to be a transformer or substation fire in the Uptown area, which started amid lightning strikes.
Rhinebeck woman arrested for being parole absconder
Saugerties Police located Nancy Busch-Scardino, 56, who was a reported missing person and determined she was wanted by the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.
See photos of pickup truck that rolled into Hudson River
CORTLANDT - In the midst of summer, boats around the Lower Hudson Valley are being launched into the water for people to enjoy the weather on the waves. Just make sure your car or truck doesn't end up wet, as well.
Woman Burglarizes Columbia County Home: Police
LIVINGSTON, NY — A Ravena woman was arrested for breaking into someone's home and having stole property. State police charged Heather L. Wood, 23, of Ravena, with second-degree burglary and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, felonies, and second-degree criminal impersonation, a mi
Hudson Police: Traffic stop ends in recovery of drugs, cash, taser
Police say back on July 13th, just before 10:00, a Hudson City Police Officer stopped a vehicle that was traveling without headlights or tail lights.
Woodstock officials finding problems at Big Deep swimming hole
At a meeting Tuesday, Councilman Richard Heppner said here has been some improvement in conditions at the Saw Kill site during the past week, but it is clear that prohibitions against fires and leaving trash are being ignored.
Parole Absconder Arrested In Saugerties - Hudson Valley News Network
SAUGERTIES –On July 17, 2018 Saugerties Police arrested 56-year-old Nancy Busch-Scardino of Rhinebeck, incidental to investigating a report of a suspicious person in the area of the Diamond Mills on South Partition Street in the Village of Saugerties, according to Saugerties Police Chief Joseph Sina
NY health officials warn of new species of tick found in state
ALBANY, N.Y. >> Public health and agriculture officials are warning New York residents, farms and visitors to take precautions outdoors as a new tick species has been found in the state.
RCT SUMMER MUSIC SPOTLIGHT: Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival
OAK HILL, NY– If you are familiar with New York’s Hudson Valley music scene, you may already know about the region’s premier bluegrass music festival that has been a staple in the Catskills since 1984–as far back as this writer can remember.
Windham scammer’s sentences total 10-1/3 to 29 years in prison
CATSKILL, N.Y. >>A Queens man who scammed co-workersat the Windham Mountain ski resort and then concealed his assets to avoid paying restitution to them will spend the next 10-1/3 to 29 years behind bars, the state Attorney General’s Office said Tuesday.
Police uncertain if passenger killed in Greene County crash wore seat belt
DURHAM, N.Y. >> The driver and at least one passenger who were injured in the crash of an off-road vehicle that left another passenger dead were wearing seat belts, state police said Monday.
RAIN ALERT!?? We're moving the Concert indoors tonight
Andrus on Hudson’s main entrance is in the middle of the road, right behind the Welcome to Hastings-on-Hudson sign, in between large stone walls. (The road divides around our property.) The Andrus on Hudson sign is on the stone wall.