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Student arrested at Cohoes High School after alleged shooting threat

COHOES - Cohoes High School went into lockdown Tuesday afternoon after a student called 911 just before 2 p.m. to warn of an imminent shooting. The caller was identified by police and arrested at the high school, according to Cohoes Police Chief Bill Heslin. The teen - who, despite rumors, was not a

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-20 16:34:18

Third man charged in fatal July shootout

SCHENECTADY -- A third person has been charged in connection with a July gunfight in which at least 20 shots were fired and a man was killed. Marc Harris is accused of firing at Niam Dorvil, the man who police believe fired the shot that killed Jonny Olds, Schenectady County District Attorney Robert

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-03-19 21:10:42

Police investigate possible shots fired in Schenectady

ROTTERDAM -- An incident that involved speeding cars and possibly gunshots Monday morning in Schenectady apparently ended with a crash in Rotterdam, police said. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident, and Schenectady police had also yet to confirm if there had been gunshots. No arres

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-03-19 17:36:34

Firefighters battle blaze at Washington County store

WHITE CREEK - Firefighters spent part of Monday night putting out a fire at the Dollar General store on Route 22. The fire was reported around 9:30 p.m., and was believed to have been contained to the exterior of the building, which is just south of the village of Cambridge. No injuries were reporte

POST-STAR - 2018-03-20 09:36:00

Men facing drug, weapons charges after Thruway stop

Two New York City men are facing felony drug and weapons charges after being stopped on the Thruway Thursday night in Albany. State Police said troopers stopped a vehicle at about 10:45 p.m. Police searched the vehicle and found a loaded Smith and Wesson .40-caliber handgun, 189 grams of cocaine, 61

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 08:10:17

2 boys charged with hate crime in Clifton Park

CLIFTON PARK - Two teenage boys accused a threatening a family based on their religious beliefs were arrested Sunday by State Police. The boys, 14 and 15 years old, were charged with second-degree aggravated harassment as a hate crime after they left several voicemail threats, according to police. T

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 15:33:18

FBI seeking info following local child porn arrest

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Albany Field Office is looking for information following a child pornography arrest. The FBI says on March 1, 2018, James Brady was arrested and charged with receipt and distribution of child pornography. The agency is looking to iden

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-19 19:34:06

Saint-Gobain sticking to conclusions in PFOA report

BENNINGTON - In its final version, an engineering report commissioned by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is holding to the conclusion that two former ChemFab Corp. factories in Bennington were not the sole significant source of PFOA contamination. The report which was submitted to the state Depa

BENNINGTON BANNER - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Bennington Rescue adds critical care paramedics

BENNINGTON - Two Bennington Rescue paramedics recently completed a critical care emergency medical transport program, designed to prepare paramedics and nurses to function as members of a critical care transport team. Clint Davendonis and Kiel Jeffrey attended the two-week intensive course in Pitt


Albany man faces charges in wrong-way crash on I90

ALBANY -An Albany man faces charges including DWI and vehicular assault after he allegedly caused a head-on collision by driving the wrong way Saturday on I90 in Albany, State Police said Monday. Both drivers were taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with serious injuries. Andrew M. Febbie, 21, d

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 11:03:19

Police to announce major Schuylerville drug arrests today

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office has scheduled a press conference for Monday morning to announce "major" drug arrests in the Schuylerville area in recent days. A half-dozen arrests occurred as investigators from a number of law enforcement agencies dismantled a drug network that had a link to a

POST-STAR - 2018-03-19 09:35:00

Police: Student Threatened To Shoot Up Cohoes School

FuGenX CDC/Flickr Cohoes Police have traced a phone call threatening to shoot up the city's high school Tuesday to a 15-year-old male student. The city says an Albany County dispatcher alerted Cohoes police around 2 p.m. that a threat was made to shoot up Cohoes High School. The school went into lo

WAMC.ORG - 2018-03-20 20:06:09

Possible nor'easter expected to miss region but could mean some snow: Weather Service

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A possible nor'easter on Wednesday would likely miss the mid-Hudson Valley but could result in some snow, according to the National Weather Service in Albany. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit A coastal storm is moving east and could develop into


Saratoga County sheriff announcing major drug bust Monday morning

Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo said Sunday his office will announce the breakup of a major drug trafficking organization that operated in the county on Monday. A news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors' building in Ballston Spa. Zurlo's office declined to give mor