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Police: Cohoes shooting is an “isolated incident”

Police presence and lots of tape up on Main St. in Cohoes. Working to learn more. pic.twitter.com/D7QuQdmD74 — Lynzi DeLuccia (@CBS6Lynzi) June 4, ...
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Hoosic Valley High School mourns death of student

SCHAGHTICOKE — The parking space of Hoosic Valley High School senior William Rowe was occupied Wednesday — but not by his 2014 Ford ...
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Memorial Day 2017: Castleton-on-Hudson Parade information

CASTLETON — The Village of Castleton-on-Hudson and town of Schodack will hold their annual Memorial Day parade on Monday, May 29. The parade ...
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Colonie firefighter faces charges after allegedly assaulting cops

COLONIE — A volunteer fireman, who was once named firefighter of the year, allegedly assaulted two police officers while they were attempting to ...
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Woman left 3-year-old in car alone for 90 minutes, police say

NORTH GREENBUSH — A tearful 3-year-old girl left alone in her mother’s car for 90 minutes Wednesday wandered around an apartment building looking ...
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2017-2018 Schodack School budget passes

SCHODACK — The 2017-2018 proposed budget for the Schodack Central School District passed Tuesday despite a 4.4 percent rise in taxes. The budget, ...
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Black family’s garage burned to the ground in racial attack in Schodack

A Sunday night fire at this Nassau home is being investigated as a possible hate crime. The homeowner believes it was pic.twitter.com/e8AJFqDa0m — ...
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Gloversville woman skates burglary charges, busted for DWI

BROADALBIN — Troopers were headed to the scene of a burglary-in-progress April 30 when they allege the suspect drove by their troop car ...
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Senior prank squashed at Maple Hill High School

SCHODACK — After 60+ years of tradition, there will be no senior prank at Maple Hill High School this spring due to concerns ...
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Castleton to host 5K benefiting Leukemia and Lymphoma society

Even though she’s in a harsh phase of treatment, her head’s in the right place #StayStrong #positivity pic.twitter.com/V1KhDyDvCY — Bill Segarra (@senorsegarra) May ...
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UAlbany Frat party turns Schodack Island State Park upside down

SCHODACK — A University at Albany Frat party got out of hand Saturday at Schodack Island State Park, forcing a police response of ...
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Man dies after morning shooting in Troy, suspects still at large

TROY — A man who was shot in the backseat of a cab Thursday morning has died after being rushed across the river to Albany ...
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Sovereign citizen sent to slammer for attempted property scheme

ALBANY — A New York City man has been sentenced to two and a third to seven years in state prison, for his ...
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Wilton couple to spend 40 years in prison on child sex abuse charges

Jeanne and Michael Mosher receive 40 Years to life as sexual predators by Judge James A Murphy in Saratoga County NY Court pic.twitter.com/R6Im5PQXlQ ...
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Snow emergency declared in Castleton

The Village of Castleton has declared a snow emergency in effect from 12:00 p.m. Sunday, February 12, through 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 13.  ...
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There’s still time to sign up for New Visions and launch a career in journalism

The new date for the New Visions: Multimedia & Digital Communications Open House is February 15, 2017, 6:00 pm at the Albany campus ...
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Classes at Averill Park High School go on despite leaky roof

Averill Park, NY —  Water from ice accumulation on the high school roof dislodged dust, debris and chunks of ceiling tiles in sections ...
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Hoosick teen steals from cop car while doing community service

Hoosick Falls, NY — 17-year-old Donald Disorda finds himself in a bit of trouble this Martin Luther King Jr. day, after he allegedly stole ...
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Cuomo is “flattered” by the 2020 rumors “even if not true”

Albany, NY — With Democrats and progressives alike butt hurt over their realization that Donald Trump will become the leader of the free ...
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Chimney fire shuts down route 9

Chimney fire shuts down route 9

Colonie, NY — A chimney that blew a little too much smoke was to blame for a portion of route nine being shut down Saturday evening, ...
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Bernhard Peter retires as top cop in Schodack

Schodack Police Chief Bernhard Peter retires after 45 years in law enforcement pic.twitter.com/UAONWzCPem — Kenneth Crowe (@KennethCrowe) January 13, 2017 Schodack, NY — ...
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Hudson the Railroad Puppy needs your help

Schodack, NY — Who could forget the sickening, yet inspiring story of Hudson the Railroad Puppy and his siblings? A few years later, he’s ...
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Protesters gather outside Albany Capitol, send message to electors

Albany, NY — Protesters gathered outside the state Capitol Monday morning to urge the nation’s Republican members of the Electoral College not to cast their vote for President-elect ...
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Video: Holiday Hunger Appeal in full swing at Crossgates

Guilderland, NY — Every holiday season the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York  sets up shop inside the common area of Crossgates looking for ...
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Enroll in New Visions and launch a career in journalism/communications

High School juniors. Do you dream of a career at Sports Illustrated, ESPN, the New York Times or Good Morning America?  Do you ...
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