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  • Reports: 3 shot in Schenectady

    Reports: 3 shot in Schenectady SCHENECTADY – A shooting on Shirley Street sent three people to the hospital early Tuesday morning, according to numerous news reports. News Channel 13 said the shooting happened at about 1 a.m. Three men in their early 20s were taken to Albany medical Center…

  • Overcast, possible rain in Albany area

    Overcast, possible rain in Albany area ALBANY – Overcast skies and possible rain could hit the Capital Region on Tuesday, forecasters said. The temperature is expected to rise into the mid 60s during the day. Clouds will move in overnight and the temperature will drop back into the 40s.…

  • Gov. Cuomo to form task force to study ticket scalping

    Gov. Cuomo to form task force to study ticket scalping ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York state law on ticket scalping doesn’t do enough to protect consumers from unfairly high prices. The Democratic governor said Monday he will create a new working group to make…

  • Lockport woman found unresponsive after crash, charged with DWI

    Lockport woman found unresponsive after crash, charged with DWI LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) — After finding a woman unresponsive in a crashed car in Lockport, authorities charged her with DWI. Deputies with the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle accident on Lake Ave. early Tuesday morning…

  • Quaker Oats recalls granola bars

    Quaker Oats recalls granola bars BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Two types of Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars have been recalled by the company due to a possible listeria contamination. The recalled items are listed here: 6.1 ounce boxes of Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars Chocolate Nut Medley with UPC code 30000…

  • School budget votes Tuesday

    School budget votes Tuesday Residents vote Tuesday on school budgets, school board members and proposals. New York lawmakers this budget season finally put an end to cuts made during the recession to help close the state deficit, but which remained even after state coffers had recovered. Source: Times Unition…

  • Girl, 6, killed in Pike County crash

    Girl, 6, killed in Pike County crash PIKE COUNTY, PA (WBNG) A 6-year-old girl was killed in a crash in Westfall Township Monday afternoon, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Girl, 6, killed in Pike County crash

  • Wolves, city ink new contract for Watertown arena

    Wolves, city ink new contract for Watertown arena pWATERTOWN — The Watertown Wolves will return next season to defend their Federal Hockey League title./ppThe City Council on Monday night approved a new one-year contract for the minor league hockey team to play at the Watertown Municipal Arena for the…

  • Ogdensburg man gets prison for forged check possession

    Ogdensburg man gets prison for forged check possession pCANTON — An Ogdensburg man was sentenced to prison Monday in St. Lawrence County Court for possessing a forged check./ppstrongJames S. Lago,/strong 32, of 418 Grove St., Ogdensburg, was sentenced by acting St. Lawrence County Judge Derek P. Champagne as a…

  • City, firefighters continue sparring over contract talks

    City, firefighters continue sparring over contract talks pWATERTOWN — The city’s negotiating team and representatives of the firefighters’ union came out of a seven-hour mediation session on Monday without knowing when another meeting would be scheduled./ppBut what they do know is the two sides remain far apart in the…