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18 years later, ex-Emma Willard student accuses a teacher of rape

TROY

18 years later, ex-Emma Willard student accuses a teacher of rape

Kat Sullivan decided to come forward now about one awful night at an elite private school 18 years ago after a fellow classmate, long troubled by the episode, contacted her.

Alleged Johnstown abductee charged with false report

Alleged Johnstown abductee charged with false report

State police say Rachael Lynn Mattice, whose June disappearance sparked a massive police search in Hamilton County, made up the whole story.

Man draws 15 years for Schenectady carjacking, shooting

SCHENECTADY

Man draws 15 years for Schenectady carjacking, shooting

The carjacking and shooting of a man bringing trash to the curb in Bellevue last year will net the assailant 15 years in prison, a prosecutor said.

Ruling keeps Schenectady sex offender confined

SCHENECTADY

Ruling keeps Schenectady sex offender confined

Notorious Schenectady sex offender Alan Horowitz will remain in state custody, officially under civil confinement, after a judge ruled that he cannot be safely released into the community.

Report: Plane struggled on runway in Sloansville

SLOANSVILLE

Report: Plane struggled on runway in Sloansville

The small plane that crashed a week ago in Schoharie County with four people aboard, including an official from Major League Baseball, appeared to initially have trouble getting off the runway, according to witnesses quoted in a preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report.

PROVIDENCE

Man guilty of vehicular manslaughter in Providence ATV death

A Fulton County man was convicted of vehicular manslaughter Friday afternoon in connection with an all-terrain vehicle crash last year in Providence that killed a woman.

SCHUYLERVILLE

Trooper rescues boy from Fish Creek in Schuylerville

A 4-year-old boy was returned safely to his grandparents Friday morning after a veteran state trooper rescued him from Fish Creek, state police said.

Two face drug charges in Saratoga Springs

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Two face drug charges in Saratoga Springs

Two city residents were arrested this week after unrelated drug sale investigations, city police said.

Convicted Clifton Park forger sentenced

Convicted Clifton Park forger sentenced

A Clifton Park woman found guilty of trying to defraud a local bank was sentenced Thursday to four months in the Saratoga County Jail and five years' probation.

SCHENECTADY

Ex-Schenectady ARC employee charged with rape

A former employee at Schenectady ARC has been charged with raping a client.

SCHENECTADY

DNA aids drug probe following Schenectady overdose death

DNA found on a rubber band helped lead to a drug arrest related to a Schenectady woman’s 2014 heroin overdose death, according to federal court filings.

Officials ID three victims of Sloansville plane crash

SLOANSVILLE

Officials ID three victims of Sloansville plane crash

The Schoharie County coroner on Thursday formally identified the three people killed in last Saturday’s plane crash in Sloansville, among them an official with Major League Baseball.

SCHENECTADY

Man sues Schenectady police; claims unlawful arrest, excessive force

A Schenectady man acquitted of charges related to a 2014 fight is suing the Schenectady Police Department for alleged excessive force during his arrest and other claims.

Neighbors mourn two killed in Mont Pleasant house fire

SCHENECTADY

Neighbors mourn two killed in Mont Pleasant house fire

John Maryea told his 6-year-old daughter, Hailey, that it’s OK to cry because that would help heal the pain.

SCHENECTADY

Prison sentence cut in half after guilty plea in Schenectady

A man serving 15 years in prison for a 2011 shootout, who later won a new trial over jury selection issues, pleaded guilty Monday to a weapons count in exchange for a lesser sentence.

JOHNSTOWN

Woman admits embezzlement from Gloversville law firm

A woman Tuesday admitted she stole money from a Gloversville law firm while working there as a secretary.

AMSTERDAM

Man arrested in connection with March home invasion in Amsterdam

Authorities Tuesday arrested an Amsterdam man who was wanted in connection with a March home invasion.

Sheriffs urge early intervention, child abuse prevention

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Sheriffs urge early intervention, child abuse prevention

More voluntary home visit programs to help struggling young families would reduce child abuse and later reduce adolescent crime, members of the New York State Sheriff’s Association said Tuesday.

Two die in Schenectady house fire

SCHENECTADY

Two die in Schenectady house fire

Two people died in a house fire in Mont Pleasant Tuesday morning.

Man sentenced in Duanesburg crash that killed three

DUANESBURG

Man sentenced in Duanesburg crash that killed three

Raymond Young held up multiple pictures Monday morning trying to explain the devastation caused to his family by Joseph Duffy.

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