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

For nation's birthday, Trump stokes the divisions within US
July 5, 2020, 3:22 am | Source

Bennington Co. Sheriff's Dept. shuts down FBI probe rumors
July 4, 2020, 7:51 pm | Source
An Albany FBI spokesperson says they had no information to support the rumors.

Proper pool care needed during pandemic
July 4, 2020, 5:35 pm | Source
Experts are reminding pool owners to keep up with proper chemical maintenance, such as using chlorine sanitizers to balance pH levels.

Red Cross aiding multiple people after Albany and Schenectady fires
July 4, 2020, 4:15 pm | Source

Total of seven people are now displaced between the two fires

Trump pushes racial division, flouts virus rules at Rushmore
July 4, 2020, 4:42 am | Source

Capital District Freedom Tour calls for changes to judicial system
July 4, 2020, 3:45 am | Source
Protestors gathered at the Albany County Correctional Facility Friday for what they're calling a "freedom tour."

Pro-police rally, Black Lives Matter protest happening in Delmar Saturday
July 4, 2020, 3:27 am | Source
There will be an increased police presence in Delmar on Saturday. That's because a pro-police rally will be happening at the same time as a Black Lives Matter protest.

Cops fired over photos of chokehold used on Elijah McClain
July 4, 2020, 1:22 am | Source

Albany leaders unite for PSA to help stop the violence
July 3, 2020, 11:43 pm | Source
Following a month of gun violence in the city of Albany, local leaders are encouraging city residents to help stop it. A new PSA was posted to Facebook earlier this week and is now being shared across other platforms as well.

`Huge bummer': July Fourth will test Americans' discipline
July 3, 2020, 11:25 pm | Source

UAlbany scientist studying hurricane intensity
July 3, 2020, 11:15 pm | Source
A scientist at UAlbany is studying hurricanes. Brian Tang was recently awarded $2 million from the Office of Naval Research to study hurricane intensity.

Drive-thru fair food offered at Altamont Fairgrounds
July 3, 2020, 10:28 pm | Source
Area fairs may be canceled, but you can still get your fair food fix.

Warren County stores accused of not enforcing safety measures
July 3, 2020, 9:36 pm | Source
Warren County officials are calling on big-box stores to step up their efforts to stop the spread of coronavirus.

Chatham horse rescue cleaning up from Thursday's severe storms
July 3, 2020, 9:23 pm | Source
A Columbia County horse rescue will be hard at work cleaning up after Thursday's storms.

Two restaurants testing employees for coronavirus after cases pop-up
July 3, 2020, 6:50 pm | Source
State health officials started testing employees Friday morning at two Capital Region restaurants shut down due to coronavirus.

Cuomo: NY continues making progress in coronavirus fight
July 3, 2020, 6:43 pm | Source
Gov. Cuomo says New York continues making progress in fighting coronavirus.

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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