Rensselaer County, NYWNYT

Trio arraigned in 2019 Rensselaer County homicide

Three suspects charged in a 2019 homicide case were arraigned Tuesday morning. Idelisse Armstead, Isaiah Williams and Antwaun Twitty are charged with second-degree murder in the death of Beyonce Wint. Wint was shot back in September 2019. All suspects pleaded not guilty. This is the second time the men were...
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Massachusetts StateWWLP 22News

Power restored for thousands after storms moved across western Massachusetts

(WWLP) – Thousands of western Massachusetts residents were without power Tuesday evening as severe thunderstorms moved through the area. Power has since been restored for most of the area as of midnight. Just after 7 p.m., the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency’s Outage Map reported at least 500 customers in Hampden County without power, nearly 100 customers in Franklin County, more than 2,000 in the Berkshires, and over 500 in Hampshire County.
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Gov. Cuomo comments on new CDC mask guidelines

ALBANY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Tuesday the CDC put out new recommendations that vaccinated individuals in areas of the country experiencing spikes in COVID-19 cases due to the delta variant should once again wear masks indoors. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the state will monitor the situation closely. “New Yorkers...
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Albany, NYNEWS10 ABC

1 dead, 1 injured in crash on I-87 in Albany

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – State Police reported a fatal crash that occurred on I-87 in Albany. On Sunday, July 25 at around 4:20 p.m., State Police were dispatched to investigate a serious injury crash on I-87 northbound, on the off-ramp to exit 21A (I-90 Berkshire Connector) in the town of Coeymans.
Boston, MAWCVB

Baby who spent first 7 months of life in hospital care heads home to Adams

BOSTON — A Massachusetts boy who spent the first seven months of his life in hospital care is back home with his family. Milo Alligood left Franciscan Children's Hospital in Boston's Brighton neighborhood on Tuesday. The Franciscan Children's staff sent Milo and his parents off with a bubble parade as they left the hospital and made their way to Adams.
Columbia County, NYMid-Hudson News Network

Elderly Columbia County man charged as sexual predator of child

CHATHAM – A 73-year-old Chatham man has been charged with several crimes including seven counts of predatory assault against a child. Lawrence Thomas was also charged with three counts of first-degree rape, four counts of criminal sex act, 10 counts of sexual abuse, two counts of attempted rape, three counts of criminal solicitation, and two counts of attempted criminal sexual act.
Albany, NYWRGB

16 year old shot overnight on Monday, Albany Police investigating

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) — Albany Police say they are investigating after a teenager was shot overnight in the city. Investigators say a 16-year-old walked into the emergency room with a gunshot wound to the arm at around 2:00 AM on Monday, July 26th. According to police, the victim told officers...

Rose L. Tannenbaum, 68, of Stockbridge

Stockbridge — It is with great sorrow we announce the death of Rose L. Tannenbaum, Sunday evening July 25. Hers was a world of color, art, music, dancing, and adventure. How wide was this world! Poker evenings, book club, Berkshire Sings,. Guild of Berkshire Artists, Balkan dancing, garland dancing, globetrotting...
Berkshire County,

Berkshire Health Systems Chief Medical Officer Concerned About COVID Delta Variant

With a new uptick in COVID-19 cases in Berkshire County, the region’s largest healthcare provider is renewing calls for residents to get vaccinated. Berkshire Health Systems Chief Medical Officer Dr. James Lederer says it’s safe to assume that the potent Delta variant is in the Berkshires, putting the unvaccinated in risk of serious illness, hospitalization or death. Lederer recommends mask wearing even if it’s no longer legally required, but says BHS isn’t concerned about breakthrough cases for the vaccinated at this time. He spoke with WAMC.
Selkirk, NYPosted by
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Selkirk Animal Caught on Trail Cam Too Big to be a Bobcat?

A video of what appears to be a rather large cat, marking its territory in the backyard of a residential neighborhood, was caught on a trail cam and shared by a Selkirk man recently. This thing is enormous and caught my attention because it was re-shared by News Channel 13 meteorologist Reid Kisselback. Reid obtained the video from Selkirk native Angelo Bracco.
Rensselaer County,

Trio reindicted in Troy 2019 homicide case

TROY – Questions about a potential procedural error before a Rensselaer County grand jury about 19 months ago led to the reindictment of a trio of suspects in a 2019 homicide case in which a woman was fatally shot in the city’s Lansingburgh neighborhood. Idelisse Armstead, Isaiah Williams and Antwaun...
Albany, NYWNYT

Shots fired Monday evening in Albany

ALBANY - Investigators in Albany are on the scene of another shooting. It happened around 6:45 p.m. on Benson Street. This is the latest in a series of violent incidents in the city. A NewsChannel 13 crew was on the scene doing a story about past recent shootings, when they heard five or six shots.

Police: Troy man shoots himself while fleeing officers

WATERVLIET, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Watervliet police arrested Tashon Robertson, 30, of Troy Saturday after receiving a complaint of a suspicious man in the area of 23rd Street at Second Avenue. Police say, once on scene, officers saw Robertson, who matched their description and proceeded to interview him. As officers got...
Albany, NYNEWS10 ABC

Albany police investigating shooting with 16-year-old victim on Washington Ave

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Albany police reported a 16-year-old male was shot in the arm on Washington Ave and Quail St. On Monday, July 26, at around 2:00 a.m., staff from Albany Med notified Albany police that a 16-year-old male walked into the emergency room with a gunshot wound to his arm. The victim told officers that he was shot by an unknown suspect in the area of Washington Ave and Quail St.