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Colonie Police officers seize large quantity of fentanyl

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Colonie Police say a Mount Vernon man is facing charges involving the seizure of 29 grams of fentanyl. The amount may seem small, but when you consider that fentanyl is 50 times more potent than heroin, getting it off the streets likely saved lives. Colonie police officers say they witnessed Guy…more

Albany County advises attendees of unpermitted dance competition to get tested

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A dance competition took place at the Arbor Hill Sports Complex on Saturday. The Albany County Health Department and Albany Police said they were under the impression the event was canceled. Reports on Sunday claimed that anywhere from 400 to 1,500 people attended a talent show dance competition at the Arbor Hill Sports…more

Civil rights leader Rev. Robert Graetz passes away at 92

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — Alabama has lost a Civil Rights icon, Rev. Robert Graetz died Sunday at the age of 92. He was a white Lutheran pastor of a Black congregation in Montgomery, that quickly become involved in the 1955 Bus Boycott. “For his sermons, he would talk about boycotting those buses,” Madeline Burkhardt said.…more

09/21/2020: High pressure ALL week….

09/21/2020: High pressure ALL week….

Latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologists Steve Caporizzo, Tim Drawbridge, and Rob Lindenmuth…. High pressure is positioned from Northern New England southwestward into the Ohio Valley…. and, will reside pretty much over / near us the rest of the week…. A Frost ADVISORY is in effect for the Capital Region points south in the Hudson…more

Essex County/Essex Center coronavirus update

ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. (NEWS10) – As Essex County entered a new week Monday, the county department of public health confirmed one new COVID-19 case, for a total of four active confirmed cases. The case is unrelated to the recent outbreak at the Essex Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing. Three center residents are currently hospitalized. The county’s…more

Stewart’s donates $10K for Rensselaer athletics

RENSSELAER, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Stewart’s Shops made a big donation to help make sure school athletics can continue in a district facing financial hurdles. Sports were recently cut from the Rensselaer City School District budget to help close a big funding gap. On Monday, Stewart’s presented a $10,000 donation to help save athletics in the…more

Restaurants call for looser capacity restrictions

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A local assemblywoman is petitioning the state to lift some of the restrictions on the restaurant industry. As the weather turns colder, outdoor seating will no longer be an option for every business. Assemblymember Carrie Woerner spoke outside Hattie’s in Saratoga Springs on Monday. She wants the state to expand…more