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NYSP arrests man accused of driving vehicle without license plates

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York State Police arrested a man they say was driving a vehicle without any license plates. Police say during the traffic stop, Allen Jordan, 25, gave troopers a fictitious Texas Temporary Registration. Jordan also had a suspended driver's license.


Two vie for Greene County Sheriff

CAIRO — Two candidates with deep backgrounds in law enforcement announced they are seeking the Republican party nomination to run for the four-year term of Greene County sheriff.


What are the consequences of filing a false police report?

(WHEC) - It is a stunning fall from fame for ‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett. The actor is currently out on bond but he could face probation or even up to three years in prison after police say he staged a fake racist attack on himself then filed a false police report.


Old Receipt Leads Officers To Illegal Dumper

A man claiming to be helping a friend, ended up getting himself into a bit a trouble. On February 8, an ECO was patrolling in the Town of Saugerties when he observed a white pickup truck transporting an uncovered load of solid waste. It included old cabinets, waste wood, and plastic.


Historic acquisition on horizon in Catskill

CATSKILL — One of the two final loans from the Greene County Legislature through the Community Development Block Grant Program will fund a history-making business acquisition in the village of Catskill.


Questions about prison safety arise after Greene County inmate deaths

GREENE COUNTY, N.Y. (WRGB) - One week after the death of an inmate at Greene Correctional Facility, more stories are being shared about what's been witnessed inside the walls of the prison.


Sheriff office renovations wrapping up

CATSKILL — Greene County Sheriff Greg Seeley expects to make the move to his department’s new office in March, county officials said Tuesday. The county is renting a temporary office at 370 Mansion St. in Coxsackie for three years while the new Greene County Jail is constructed.


Families desperate for answers after Greene County Correctional deaths

GREENE COUNTY, N.Y. (WRGB) - Two recent deaths at a local state prison have two families desperate for answers. Inmate Anthony Myrie, 24, died last Monday, and 38-year-old inmate Delmus Tanner died last November. Both died at the hospital following incidents at the Greene Correctional Facility.


New York State May Not Be Done With Amazon

There could be another chapter in the Amazon story for New York, even if the setting isn’t Queens or even any other borough but rather somewhere else in the state, Newsday reports.


Police: Hudson Valley Man Drove With License Suspended 24 Times

A Hudson Valley man is behind bars without bail for allegedly driving his license suspended 24 times. On Valentine's Day around 9:50 a.m., 43-year-old Luther T. Demonia of Lake Katrine was arrested for driving a motor vehicle which was stopped for having a suspended New York State registration.


Greene Co. man convicted of Murder of local rapper

CATSKILL, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local man was convicted Friday of murdering an up-and-coming local rap artist. Carlos Graham is facing a sentence of 25 years to life for murdering Brandyn Foster, of Catskill, and then hiding his body for more than a year.


Pop band Why Don’t We to perform at Chevy Court during NY State Fair

SYRACUSE, NY — Pop quintet Why Don’t We brings its harmonies and hits to a debut performance at Chevy Court during the 2019 Great New York State Fair’s Chevrolet Music Festival at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 29. All performances on Chevy Court are free with Fair admission.


Upstate NY lawmakers rally public to save state prisons

A group of Upstate NY lawmakers has started a petition to rally the public against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for shutting down up to three state prisons by Labor Day. North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie is leading the online petition drive with Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush, of Carthage, and Mark Walczyk,


Republican Candidate at Center of Fraud Inquiry Calls for New Congressional Election in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. — Mark Harris, the Republican candidate for Congress in North Carolina whose campaign funded an illegal voter-turnout operation, on Thursday called for a new election.


Court ruling sets higher bar for police, prosecutors in asset seizures

ALBANY — The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling limiting the ability of state and local police to seize cars, cash and homes from criminal suspects has raised the bar for such forfeitures in New York state, authorities said Thursday.


Albany County Department of Health confirms two cases of Legionella

GUILDERLAND, N.Y. (WRGB) - The Albany County Department of Health says two people at the Promenade senior living community tested positive for Legionella, and one of those people has died.


New York State STAR program reimbursement by county

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Taxation released the latest data on the number of School Tax Relief (STAR) reimbursements by county. The latest data shows the number and amount of rebates for 2017. Hover over each county to see the number of basic exemptions, amount of basic reim


Junior Bowling: Hunter Heppner hits 750 twice in Pros League

KINGSTON, N.Y. — Hunter Heppner hit the 750 mark in back-to-back sessions of the Junior Pros League at Patel's Kingston Lanes. Heppner used a 289 game to post a 759, then came back the next week to throw a 278 game and a 750 series.


Saratoga girls basketball wins quarterfinal over Shaker, 59-50

ALBANY, N.Y. – It’s been more than a year since the Saratoga Springs girls basketball team could celebrate a Section 2 quarterfinal win, and the 59-50 win Thursday night over Shaker at Albany High School was muted as the Blue Streaks still have unfinished business.


Saugerties father and son receive jail time for gun charges, making threats

Bruce and Conner Chargois, a father and son duo who were both given third-degree criminal possession of a weapon charges in late February of last year after the son posted threats to Saugerties High School online, have been sentenced to six months and two years respectively in state prison. Both wil