Arrests, Charges in Colrain Poaching IncidentRanchersRidgeNewsBreak Contributor
Bennington Man Faces Charges for Violating Abuse Prevention OrderGary SmithNewsBreak Contributor
Woman Fatally Attacked in Bahamas Shark AttackAlinatyNewsBreak Contributor
Big Lots Closing Select New York LocationsHerbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
Bennington man arrested again 3 days after release from jailGary SmithNewsBreak Contributor
Two sisters charged in Pittsfield stabbing
Two sisters are facing felony charges in connection to a stabbing that happened last August in Pittsfield. Debora Ramos, 19, allegedly stabbed a man who was dating her ex-girlfriend. Her sister, Tatiana Ramos, 21, is also facing charges, according to NewsChannel 13’s media partners at The Berkshire Eagle. The...
Office of Cannabis shares CAURD plan for 2024
“Get open as soon as possible. We are here to support you. We need your businesses to succeed," said Executive Director of OCM, Chris Alexander.
Bennington Police warn residents of scam
Bennington Police are telling people to be alert when looking at rental properties. people are listing apartments for sale on Facebook Marketplace and Craigslist in Bennington that they do not own, police said. They are reminding people to do their own research and make sure the property listed is actually...
MA adams's Most Loveable Puppies Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of adams..
Albany Police seek to fire officers suspended for alleged ‘double dipping’
Albany Police Chief Eric Hawkins confirmed on Wednesday that the city is recommending firing the officers accused of double dipping. The officers were suspended without pay in October. A department spokesperson said they were clocking in at both the Albany Police Department and Albany Housing Authority. Hawkins would not elaborate...
Two Bennington County residents face charges after fight at Dollar General
Two people are facing charges after a fight at a Dollar General in Bennington County. Vermont State Police responded to the store in the town of Pownal at about 5:49 p.m. on Monday for a report of a fight involving several people. An investigation determined that a verbal argument began in the store and spread outside into a physical altercation.
Troy Police make arrest and seize illegal ghost gun
The suspect attempted to flee from police on a bike. He was quickly apprehended and found with a loaded 9mm ghost gun.
The 13 Most Dangerous Intersections In Pittsfield
Motor vehicle collisions are a fact of life in a city of over 40,000 people. Pittsfield Commissioner Ricardo Morales' number one priority has been pedestrian safety. Over the years, these intersections in Pittsfield have been notorious for crashes. As the city continues to make yearly improvements, roundabouts have helped slow...
2 marijuana dispensaries opening in the Capital Region this week
Two adult-use cannabis dispensaries will open in Capital Region over the next two days, the state Dormitory Authority of the State New York announced Wednesday. In Troy, 420 Bliss will hold an opening night party for the public from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at 740 Hoosick Road. Capital District...
Bennington Man Faces Charges for Violating Abuse Prevention Order
Vermont State Police arrested Cotie D. Stanley, 31, from Bennington, on Sunday morning for allegedly breaching a temporary abuse prevention order. The arrest, following a disturbance call on Buck Hill Road at approximately 10:25 a.m., highlights the persistent issue of domestic violence in the community.
Convicted Albany murderer reflects on what he would tell younger self
Jaush’ir Weaver, 25, was caught on a street camera firing a gun at the corner of Lark Street and Sheridan Avenue in May 2015. Weaver was just 16 years old at the time. The shooting was in retaliation for another death. However, the man killed was an innocent bystander. His name was Courtney Yates, who was a young father of six children.
Utah man admits to hiring hitman to murder two Capital Region residents
RENSSELAER COUNTY, N.Y. — A 43-year-old man pled guilty to using the internet to pay for the murders of two Rensselaer County residents, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Christopher Pence, of Cedar City, Utah, admitted to using a website on the Darknet to arrange "contract killings." Pence was...
Three people charged in Albany home invasion
Three people are facing charges in connection with an Albany home invasion. It happened Nov. 29 just after 10 p.m. Officers were called to Elberon Place and South Lake Avenue reports of a burglary in process. A man told police four people entered the home, displayed a handgun and robbed him.
15-year-old arrested after bringing gun to Green Tech
A 15-year-old was arrested Tuesday after bringing a handgun on school grounds at Green Tech High Charter School, according to Albany Police. The 15-year-old was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
Herbie’s Burgers to replace former Empire State Plaza McDonald’s
Herbie’s Burgers will take over the old McDonald’s location at the Empire State Plaza concourse. The McDonald’s closed earlier this year. It’s not clear yet when Herbie’s will be opening its doors. The burger joint is known for their fries, shakes and vegan options.
Man pleads guilty to deadly crash at speeds 'reaching 156 mph while intoxicated and using his cell phone to make a Snapchat video'
ALBANY, N.Y. (WRGB) — A man facing seven criminal charges in a New York state highway crash that killed a young student has pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide, and the other six charges were dropped. Vasu Laroiya, 24, had pleaded not guilty to charges that included second-degree murder,...
Popular Discount Retailer To Close Capital Region Store
A popular discount retail chain has announced plans to close one of its Capital Region locations. It is always a bummer to see a Capital Region store or business of any kind close its doors, but in this case, it is not all bad news. News 10 is reporting that Big Lots will close one of their local stores in the new year.
14-Year-Old Student With Knife Prompts Lockdown At Albany High School, Police Say
Police in Albany were called at around 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, for a person with a weapon at Albany High School. When they arrived, they located the student and arrested him without incident, according to Albany Police. An investigation found that there was an altercation between students in the...
Albany man pleads not guilty to second-degree murder
An Albany man pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder and other charges on Tuesday, in connection to a homicide that happened in November. Dario Lewis, 32, also pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and third-degree criminal possession.
Here’s A List of 6 Santa Sightings In the Capital Region This Season!
There are many Christmas traditions for you and your family to enjoy each year. Perhaps you will be cutting a fresh tree to display or riding around the neighborhood to see the lights the Jones' have put up this season. One tradition can slip away from you so don't miss this one.