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Where to Find Peeps Coffee in the Hudson Valley

I talked about this a few weeks ago and how much I love it but for awhile now, it has been hard to find....until now. Stewart's Shops has the creamer in some locations, so if you are unsure, give it a try there first so you won't waste the $3.89 in stores. Dunkin' has the Peeps coffee and I haven't


Chatham man sentenced in auto repair scam

HUDSON — A Chatham man was sentenced Friday for stealing from customers who paid for auto repairs that were not performed, according to the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office.


Saugerties considers new noise rules

SAUGERTIES, N.Y. – Comments on a proposed town Noise Control Law largely had a supportive ring as officials began a review of a seven-page ordinance that would provide police with the ability to deal with nuisance noise.


Career criminal gets 15 to life for Albany beating, robbery

Photo: Albany County District Attorney — ALBANY – A career criminal who punched and kicked a man inside a Quail Street convenience store -- and helped steal his wallet after he fell unconscious – was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison on Friday.


COs are last line of defense in prisons

The discovery of more than half a pound of synthetic marijuana, known as K2, before it and other illegal cargo could be smuggled into the Greene Correctional Facility in Coxsackie last week is a worthy reason to be concerned about prison security here and in other counties in the state.


Saugerties High School’s top two

Emily Christiansen and Hilary Mulford are the valedictorian and salutatorian of the Saugerties High School Class of 2019. Both are scholars, athletes, jobholders and environmental advocates.


Stripers are here — right on time!

The spring striper run in our area has been on since the beginning of the month. It got off to a good start with 18 to 28-inch fish being caught in fair numbers well south of Catskill down just north of.


HIRING 716: Governor Cuomo creates task force to train for jobs in auto industry

Hiring 716 is WKBW's new initiative committed to highlighting job opportunities, challenges and success stories in Western New York. Learn more at Hiring716.com. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday the creation of the Excelsior Automotive Technician Task Force, which will develop progr


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Hudson Valley Earth Day Events for 2019

Earth Day is an annual celebration to raise the public’s knowledge of ways to prevent pollution and how to protect the planet. This worldwide event reminds us why Earth Day is important.


High taxes blamed for declining Twin Counties population

Population in the Twin Counties is on the decline, according to the latest report from the U.S. Census Bureau. The annual census data factors in birth, death, immigration and emigration rates from 2010 to 2018. Columbia and Greene counties ranked 14th and 31st in the state, respectively. Greene decr


New York state tax revenues plummet by $3.7 billion

New York state tax revenues fell by $3.7 billion, or 4.7 percent, last year — the largest collapse since the 9/11 attacks — but officials downplayed the significance. Trying to find a bright side, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said things could have been worse since a surge in collections last m


Hudson woman found with head injury at Utica college dies

UTICA — A SUNY Polytechnic Institute student from Hudson has died nearly two weeks after sustaining a head injury that police believe was caused by a medical event, university officials said.


Report: NY state agencies overtime pay highest in a decade

NEW YORK (AP) - New York state agencies paid nearly $787 million in overtime for more than 18 million extra hours worked by state employees in 2018, according to a new report released Thursday by state comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.


Movies return to Hudson Valley Mall tonight

After being without a theater since last August, the Hudson Valley Mall will once again host Friday-night movies. The films showing tonight according to the theater’s website are:


10 Dutchess Residents Charged With DWI In State Police Stops

Nearly two dozen motorists were removed from the roadway by New York State Police troopers recently for alleged impaired drivers. On Friday, April 12, State Police from Poughkeepsie arrested Sharon Y. Eady, 52, of Poughkeepsie, for Aggravated DWI, a misdemeanor, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation,


Overdose investigation in Saugerties highlights personnel shortages, says police chief

A Saugerties ninth grader who overdosed on a drug on April 12 in Catskill is recovering well in the hospital, police chief Joseph Sinagra reported at the village board’s regular meeting on Monday, April 15.


Hudson number 2 on list of endangered American rivers

OSSINING – Environmental group American Rivers named the Hudson River among America’s Most Endangered Rivers® of 2019. The Hudson received the No. 2 spot on the list of 10.


Hudson community remembers former high school student

HUDSON, N.Y. (NEWS10) -- The Hudson community is remembering the life of Fardush Saltana, who died on Wednesday. She graduated from Hudson High School in 2016. Friday, her prayer services were held in the gymnasium.


Convicted sex offender going back to prison

HUDSON — A high-risk sex offender who eluded police for 18 months after failing to register his address with authorities for the second time was sentenced Thursday. El-Jalon Thornton, 26, of Hudson, was sentenced in Columbia County Court to 2 to 6 years in state prison by County Judge Jonathan Nicho