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Holy Trinity's Schenectady ties run deep

Holy Trinity's Ja-Del Whitfield runs with the ball during a state playoff game in Schuylerville. Photographer: Erica Miller/Gazette Photographer SCHENECTADY - They're proud students of Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons and Catholic Central, and grateful for the chance to play football for the high schools'

DAILY GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Police: Schenectady teen arrested for stabbing woman in the back

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A Schenectady teen has been arrested after police say he stabbed a woman on Park Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Schenectady police were dispatched to the area of 933 Park Ave around 3:02 p.m. Tuesday where they found a 21-year-old woman who had been stabbed in the back. The v

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Downtown Schenectady pedestrian bridges slated to come down

SCHENECTADY - A pair of nearly 50-year-old pedestrian bridges that link Schenectady County Community College to the downtown General Electric plant will soon become history. The City Council will weigh a resolution Monday to back demolition of the bridges and an adjoining graffiti-scarred tunnel, wh

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Schenectady Police: Teen arrested, accused of stabbing ex girlfriend

SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) Schenectady Police have arrested a 17 year old, accused of stabbing his ex girlfriend in the back. Police say the 21 year old female, at around 3:00 PM Tuesday, was found in the area of 933 Park ave with a stab wound to the back. The victim was taken to Albany Medical Center.

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Murder charge lodged in July Schenectady killing

Niam Dorvil Photographer: Provided Photo SCHENECTADY -- An Albany man has been indicted in connection with the July shooting death of Jonny Olds on Crane Street, a prosecutor said. Niam Dorvil, 25, faces one count of second-degree murder in connection with the July 29 shooting on the 900 block of Cr

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Police: Man arrested after letting 8-year-old child drive, causing crash

WHITEHALL, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A man is facing a number of charges after police say he let an eight-year-old child drive a vehicle. Brett Reynolds, 36, is accused of taking his mother's vehicle, without permission, and let the child sit on his lap, unbelted and steer the car while he was working the ped

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-24 16:02:19

Coroner: 2-year-old dies after getting neck stuck in car window

OCONEE CO., S.C. (WSPA) - A two-year-old Laurens County boy has died after accidentally getting his neck stuck in a truck window, according to the Oconee County Coroner's Office. McCarson Allen Porter was pronounced dead at Oconee Memorial Hospital at 7:05 p.m. on Wednesday. According to the coroner

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-24 21:23:24

Aircraft weight, air density cited in fatal 2016 plane crash

ESPERANCE, N.Y. (AP) - Federal investigators say overloading and failure to account for thinner air were likely factors in the fatal crash of a single-engine aircraft in upstate New York in 2016. The National Transportation Safety Board says the Piper Klein was 66 pounds over its maximum takeoff wei

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-24 15:31:18

Crews battle large grass fire

GORHAM -- A massive grass fire has been contained after burning for several hours near the Ellis/Russell county line just north of Gorham. At its height, the fire stretched nearly 5 miles long from Land Road in Russell County to Old U.S. Highway 40. It likely was an electric fire started near an oil

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-25 01:33:50

City tables vote on labor union negotiations

The Hays City Commission on Tuesday moved to table a decision on whether to opt out of the Public Employer-Employee Relations Act, which effectively would end the city's negotiations with three local labor unions. The commission voted 4-1 to table the issue until a Dec. 7 work session. The dissentin

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Billy Jo “Bill” Patton

HOISINGTON – Billy Jo “Bill” Patton, 91, died Nov. 22, 2017, at Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood. Services are pending with Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home, Hoisington.   HOISINGTON – Billy Jo “Bill” Patton, 91, died Nov. 22, 2017, at Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood. Services are pending with Nicholso

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 17:51:00

Hays woman reflects on injury, journey to healing

It happened in an instant. And in the weeks that followed, Terri Braun came to realize her life wasn't the same. The Hays woman was helping a family member move when a strong gust of wind knocked a basketball goal over on top of her. The impact hit her in the back of the head, temporarily knocking h

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Hays business highlights skilled trades jobs

Students from several area schools gathered around for a lesson, but this wasn't your typical classroom. As machines whirred and hammers pounded in the background, high school students watched employees of Glassman Corp. run a machine to cut sheet metal and form the metal sheets into HVAC ducts. The

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One dead in Tazewell County shooting

DELAVAN, Ill. - A Tazewell County man is dead after a shooting. It happened just before 1:00 p.m. on Friday on the 22000 block of Armington Road in Delavan. Crews found 22-year-old Kaleb Hoerbert unconscious, with a gunshot wound in his chest. First responders worked to resuscitate him, but they wer

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-24 23:19:52

Shots fired - WEEK.com: Peoria-area News, Weather, Sports

Tazewell County sheriff's deputies are working a shots fired call tonight. We have a crew near Schuck road and the Pine Lakes Golf Club now looking for activity. One person was taken by private vehicle to a local hospital for treatment. It's not clear what the nature of the injury is. We're working

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-25 05:02:00

PNC Winterfest returns to Peoria

PEORIA, Il. - Peoria - The PNC Winterfest returns to the Peoria Civic Center for a third season! November 24th 2016- January 14th 2017 Ice Skate outside on the corner of Fulton St and Jefferson Ave in Downtown Peoria! $10.00 per person (skate rental included) $8.00 per person (with your own sk

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-24 20:28:03

People are getting into the holiday spirit at the 26th annual Yule Like Peoria Event

PEORIA - Awesome, spectacular, amazing; these are some words spectators used to describe the lighting of the courthouse Friday night, and as the tree lights lit up, so did people's faces, at the yule like Peoria event. One spectator said, "it's always exciting, we come every year and we love that mo

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-25 04:53:14

Santa Claus came to town - WEEK.com: Peoria-area News, Weather, Sports

Santa Claus came to town, making his appearance in the 130th Annual Santa Claus Parade. Mrs. Claus was there too. And the elves. The holiday spirit was certainly alive. Many kids from all around Central Illinois woke up early to get in on all of the excitement. The parade featured decorated float

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-25 03:26:00

Thanksgiving shooting suspect formally charged

PEORIA, Ill. - A man accused of a Thanksgiving shooting is out of jail after posting bond. 24-year-old Brock Ardis posted bond Friday afternoon. He's facing aggravated battery charges. Ardis is accused of shooting an employees at Crusens, early Thursday morning. According to his Facebook page, Ardis

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-24 23:15:08

Police on the scene of a self-inflicted shooting accident in rural Tazewell County

According to Tazewell County Sheriff's department there has been an accidental shooting on Armington Road in rural Tazewell County. Police said one person was involved in the accidental self-inflicted shooting. The gender and condition of the person involved is unknown. The victim was life-flighted

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-24 23:20:00