NewsChannel 13 WNYT Local News

Local news feed from the NewsChannel 13 WNYT in Albany, NY. Covering local and breaking news from the Capital New York region.

NewsChannel 13 WNYT Local News

Dozens of protestors show up to Saratoga on Travers Day
August 24, 2019, 8:07 pm | Source
Even those who aren't familiar with horse racing, the 'Travers Stakes' will still ring a bell.

'Red flag laws' offer tool for preventing some gun violence
August 24, 2019, 7:39 pm | Source
After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 firearms, long before he was convicted of any crime.

Troy police investigating early morning shooting
August 24, 2019, 1:40 pm | Source
Police are investigating a shooting in the city's north end.

Mattress store manager facing fraud charges
August 24, 2019, 1:36 pm | Source
A nearly 6 month police investigation ends with the arrest of a manager at a mattress store.

Firefighters battle flames at a home in Cohoes
August 24, 2019, 3:06 am | Source

Fire ripped through a home on Main Street in Cohoes Friday night.

US stocks tumble as US-China trade war rattles investors
August 24, 2019, 2:23 am | Source

Myrtle Ave. fire victims salvage belongings
August 23, 2019, 9:47 pm | Source
Dozens of people are being assisted by the American Red Cross after a fire destroyed five apartment buildings on Myrtle Avenue in the City of Albany late Thursday night.

Spider Shocker: Brown Recluse Found In Woman's Ear
August 23, 2019, 9:37 pm | Source

Albany considering plan to crack down ATVs on public streets
August 23, 2019, 9:24 pm | Source
The city of Albany is moving forward with a measure to crack down on people illegally driving ATVs on public streets.

Red Flag gun law goes into effect Saturday in NY
August 23, 2019, 9:07 pm | Source
New York's newest gun control measure, the Red Flag Law, goes into effect Saturday.

Moreau Lake beach open to swimmers again
August 23, 2019, 9:02 pm | Source
The beach at Moreau Lake State Park has reopened.

Firefighters battle massive fire on Myrtle Avenue
August 23, 2019, 7:21 pm | Source
Firefighters responded to a huge fire that broke out overnight on Myrtle Avenue in Albany.

Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas
August 23, 2019, 6:59 pm | Source

Illinois patient's death may be first in US tied to vaping
August 23, 2019, 4:41 pm | Source

Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at age 79
August 23, 2019, 2:57 pm | Source
Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother, Charles, transformed American politics by pouring their riches into conservative causes, has died at age 79.

Protestors demand justice for Edson Thevenin
August 23, 2019, 1:43 pm | Source
People in Troy are calling for accountability from the police department. They say the fatal shooting of Edson Thevenin by Sergeant Randall French in April of 2016 was a murder.

About NewsChannel 13 WNYT

WNYT is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Albany, New York, United States and serving New York’s Capital District (Albany–Schenectady–Troy) as well as Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The station is owned by Hubbard Broadcasting as part of a duopoly with Pittsfield, Massachusetts-licensed MyNetworkTV affiliate WNYA (channel 51). The two stations share studios at the WNYT Broadcast Center on North Pearl Street (along NY 32) in Menands (with an Albany postal address); WNYT’s transmitter is located on the Helderberg Escarpment west of New Salem, a hamlet of New Scotland.

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