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

Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
December 9, 2019, 12:01 am | Source

'Benson,' 'Star Trek' actor René Auberjonois has died at 79
December 8, 2019, 11:27 pm | Source
René Auberjonois, a prolific actor best known for his roles on the television shows "Benson" and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and his part in the 1970 film "M.A.S.H." playing Father Mulcahy, has died. He was 79.

Rapper Juice WRLD dead after Chicago medical emergency
December 8, 2019, 11:02 pm | Source
Chicago-area rapper Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad A. Higgins, was pronounced dead Sunday after a "medical emergency'' at Midway International Airport, according to authorities.

Suspect arrested for Watervliet robbery
December 8, 2019, 8:34 pm | Source
A suspect has been arrested in a robbery that happened in Watervliet

Man reported missing in Columbia County
December 8, 2019, 8:17 pm | Source
Columbia County Sheriff David P. Bartlett reports that his office is seeking the assistance of the public with locating a missing Elizaville man, 29-year-old William Amato.

New homicide at same old intersection in Albany
December 8, 2019, 8:02 pm | Source
Albany Police are investigating yet another homicide at the intersection of Second and Judson streets.

Official: Base shooter watched shooting videos before attack
December 8, 2019, 1:41 pm | Source

Gifts for Guns program returns this holiday season
December 8, 2019, 10:59 am | Source

A program aimed at curbing gun violence is back in Albany this holiday season.

Hoosick Falls kid delivers thousands of letters to Santa for Make-A-Wish
December 7, 2019, 9:03 pm | Source
For the last four years, 12-year-old Luke Hoag of Hoosick Falls has made it his mission to give back in a big way.

East Greenbush police search for missing teen
December 7, 2019, 8:57 pm | Source
East Greenbush police need your help finding a missing 15-year-old girl.

Albany shooting leaves man in critical condition
December 7, 2019, 8:41 pm | Source
Albany police are investigating a shooting.

Somber ceremony recalls those killed in Pearl Harbor attack
December 7, 2019, 6:41 pm | Source

Series of water main breaks keeps repair crews busy
December 7, 2019, 3:46 pm | Source
There have been several water main breaks and burst pipes in the Capital Region over the past few days. No place is immune, especially when dealing with an aging infrastructure and dipping temperatures.

Fire at Albany motel under investigation
December 7, 2019, 3:29 pm | Source
The cause of a fire at the Red Carpet Inn on Northern Boulevard in Albany is under investigation.

'Mexico, US, Canada trade talks continue in Washington
December 7, 2019, 11:01 am | Source

PG&E says it has reached $13.5 billion wildfire settlement
December 7, 2019, 6:21 am | Source

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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