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

Cuomo expresses concern over virus mutations; vaccine supply
January 21, 2021, 1:37 am | Source
Gov. Cuomo held a virtual briefing on coronavirus Wednesday afternoon. Cuomo focused on issues with vaccine supply, monitoring for mutations of the virus and the $15 billion he's looking for from the federal government.

Senate confirms Biden 1st Cabinet pick as Democrats control
January 21, 2021, 1:20 am | Source

The Latest: Protesters damage Dem headquarters in Portland
January 21, 2021, 1:20 am | Source

Vice President Harris: A new chapter opens in US politics
January 21, 2021, 12:43 am | Source

Increased security leads to relatively quiet day at state Capitol in Albany
January 21, 2021, 12:37 am | Source
Security was tight around the state Capitol in Albany on Inauguration Day. Albany City Hall was closed and people were advised to avoid the area after the FBI warned of possible protests.

Albany County paramedics deliver COVID vaccine
January 21, 2021, 12:13 am | Source
Getting the COVID vaccine is a big worry for many seniors who are not able to leave their homes. In Albany County, paramedics are doing vaccine home deliveries.

Mechanicville School District seeks help redefining Native-American nickname
January 20, 2021, 11:52 pm | Source
Members of the Mechanicville school community will soon weigh-in on what a Red Raider is to them.

Biden's inauguration goes off with no security issues
January 20, 2021, 11:05 pm | Source

Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman: 'Even as we grieved, we grew.'
January 20, 2021, 11:01 pm | Source

Troy police ask for help in 2020 Troy teen's murder investigation
January 20, 2021, 10:46 pm | Source
Troy police are asking for the public's help as they investigate the murder of Donnovan Clayton.

Trump bids farewell to Washington, hints of comeback
January 20, 2021, 10:40 pm | Source

Women across country look to VP Harris as inspiration for breaking barriers
January 20, 2021, 10:22 pm | Source
Women across the country are still beaming with pride that someone who looks like them has made history, and in a big way.

States report vaccine shortages and cancel appointments
January 20, 2021, 10:00 pm | Source

Biden takes the helm as president: 'Democracy has prevailed'
January 20, 2021, 9:40 pm | Source
Joe Biden became the 46th President of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed." He swore the oath of office to take the helm of a deeply divided nation and inheriting a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors.

DAY IN PHOTOS: President Biden's inauguration
January 20, 2021, 9:38 pm | Source
President Biden and Vice President Harris were inaugurated on January 20, 2021. Here are some photos from the ceremony.

Niskayuna man charged in U.S. Capitol riots out on bond
January 20, 2021, 8:37 pm | Source
A man from Niskayuna charged with trespassing during the rioting at the U.S. Capitol is out of jail on bond.

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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