Category Archives: Capital District

  • 14 new COVID-19 cases in Albany County

    14 new COVID-19 cases in Albany County ALBANY – The county reported 14 new coronavirus cases overnight. County Executive Dan McCoy said Thursday that brings the total number of cases to 2,876 since the pandemic began. There are 93 active cases in the county and 2,783 people have recovered…

  • Warren County warns of wildfire danger

    Warren County warns of wildfire danger Warren County fire officials are urging the public to be cautious about lighting fires outside as firefighters dealt with two small wildfires Tuesday in Thurman and Hadley. Source: Times Unition Warren County warns of wildfire danger

  • GlobalFoundries CEO says chip maker still planning IPO

    GlobalFoundries CEO says chip maker still planning IPO Malta GlobalFoundries CEO Tom Caulfield said Wednesday that the computer chip maker is still planning to take the Abu Dhabi-owned company public and that any plans for a second factory at its Fab 8 campus in Saratoga County would likely require…

  • Churchill: The continuing quest for truth about NY's nursing home deaths

    Churchill: The continuing quest for truth about NY's nursing home deaths ALBANY — How many residents of New York nursing homes died from COVID-19? It’s a simple enough question, really, and one journalists, lawmakers and others have been asking for months. If you read this column regularly, you know…

  • Jason Gough's forecast: A stretch of warmer days

    Jason Gough's forecast: A stretch of warmer days After a chilly preview of what’s to come later this fall, we’ve found ourselves back into some sweet late summer weather. If you liked yesterday, you’ll dig the coming days although the sun will not be as prominent overall. Things stay…

  • Man faces slew of charges in Rensselaer County domestic violence case

    Man faces slew of charges in Rensselaer County domestic violence case SAND LAKE – A man has been charged with a slew of felony and lesser charges following a two-month investigation into domestic violence incidents, the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office stated in a news release Wednesday. Source: Times Unition…

  • Pedestrian injured in Delmar collision

    Pedestrian injured in Delmar collision BETHLEHEM – A pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck in Delmar early Wednesday evening, according to town police. Bethlehem police said they responded to a call about a personal injury crash around 5:53 PM at the intersection of Delaware and Elsmere avenues. Police…

  • Teacher in Shenendehowa distirct tests positive for COVID-19

    Teacher in Shenendehowa distirct tests positive for COVID-19 CLIFTON PARK – Shenendehowa schools notified the district community Wednesday that a Chango Elementary teacher has tested positive for COVID-19. In an email, the district states that the Saratoga County Health Department informed school officials Wednesday about the teacher and that…