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SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Constitution Pipeline appeals state denial of permit

Constitution Pipeline is fighting to keep alive its proposal for a 125-mile transmission line to carry natural gas from Pennsylvania to Schoharie County.

CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park man sent to prison for escape attempt, stolen property

A Clifton Park man was sentenced to 3 to 6 years in state prison on Tuesday, after earlier pleading guilty to possession of stolen property and escape for incidents earlier this year.

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam man admits to postal cocaine scheme

A second Amsterdam-area man has now admitted to involvement in a scheme to receive cocaine by mail, federal court records show.

Suspended Schenectady cop to plea to traffic violations

SCHENECTADY

Suspended Schenectady cop to plea to traffic violations

A suspended city police officer could return to work as early as Friday as his criminal case is expected to be reduced to violations, his attorney said today.

Rotterdam Police: Teen drove stolen car

ROTTERDAM

Rotterdam Police: Teen drove stolen car

A teen was arrested after being found in possession of a stolen car during a traffic stop, Rotterdam Police said.

Man stabbed at Schenectady gas station

A man was stabbed in the hand this morning at a gas station on Broadway.

Schenectady shooting injures three

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady shooting injures three

A Schenectady man who is wanted for questioning in a February shooting and stabbed a man in 2012 is in custody in connection to this morning’s triple shooting

LAKE LUZERNE

Lake Luzerne fight involved baseball bats, police say

A Friday night baseball bat attack sent two people to the hospital, including the man deputies believe was the initial aggressor, police said.

GREENE COUNTY

Zebra found dead in Catskills

Searchers found an escaped zebra dead Monday morning after in apparently fell off a steep cliff in a Greene County forest preserve, state Department of Environmental Conservation said Monday.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady police Valor Day Award Ceremony is Tuesday

The Schenectady Police Department’s annual Valor Day Award Ceremony will be held Tuesday at Proctors.

Mother of Schenectady fire victims admits lying to grand jury

ALBANY

Mother of Schenectady fire victims admits lying to grand jury

Jennica Duell, the biological mother of Safyre Terry, pleaded guilty this morning to three federal counts of perjury.

SCHENECTADY

Brown Transportation Co. demands access to video

Under threat of a potential lawsuit, Brown Transportation filed its own suit against the city last month demanding access to a video it had handed over to Schenectady police in an assault investigation.

BALLSTON

Ballston highway chief faces misdemeanor charge

Ballston Town Highway Superintendent Joseph M. Whalen Jr. was arrested Friday on a misdemeanor charge of endangering the welfare of a child, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Department said.

MILTON

Milton man charged with promoting sexual performance of child

A Finley Road man was arrested Friday on a charge of promoting a sexual performance by a child, the Saratoga County Sheriff'’s Department said.

Greenfield man accused of sharing child porn

GREENFIELD

Greenfield man accused of sharing child porn

A Greenfield man has been arrested for downloading and sharing pictures and videos of pornography featuring young children, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

Schenectady murder victim was about to become a father

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady murder victim was about to become a father

Charlotte Foreman last spoke with her son Taquan Foreman by phone last Friday morning, May 6.

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Roles shift in Schenectady County District Attorney's Office

The recent retirement of longtime Schenectady County prosecutor Philip Mueller has set off a chain-reaction of title changes in the District Attorney’s Office, including the naming of a new chief prosecutor.

Troy man allegedly shot ex-girlfriend's car

COLONIE

Troy man allegedly shot ex-girlfriend's car

A Troy man is accused of pointing a handgun at his ex-girlfriend and shooting the front bumper of her car, Colonie Police said.

CAPITAL REGION

Two more lawsuits filed against ex-Albany cop

The same attorney who filed a lawsuit this week against an embattled former Albany police officer now working in Schenectady County has filed two more lawsuits against the officer, also this week.

WATERFORD

Troy man charged with felony DWI in Waterford

A Troy man was arrested on a felony driving while intoxicated charge after he allegedly fled a property damage accident Wednesday, Waterford police said.

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