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

Arrest made in Hudson stabbing
July 30, 2021, 10:58 pm | Source
An arrest has been made in connection to a stabbing in Columbia County. Tavaris Grant, 25, is charged with felony assault.

Broadway to require vaccinations, masks for audience members
July 30, 2021, 10:40 pm | Source

Study: Vaccinated people can carry as much virus as others
July 30, 2021, 10:01 pm | Source

Parts of Capital Region clean up from months' worth of rain in mere hours
July 30, 2021, 9:55 pm | Source
Part of Spier Falls Road in Corinth was still shut down Friday as crews clean up a mudslide.

Old shipping containers converted into lavish cabins in Saratoga County
July 30, 2021, 9:46 pm | Source
There's a new way to spend a night or a weekend along the water in Saratoga County. They're shipping containers that serve as a mini hotel on the Hudson.

Albany man sentenced for assault, burglary and illegal drug possession
July 30, 2021, 8:38 pm | Source
An Albany man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for his role in several incidents throughout Albany County.

4 Capital Region counties meet CDC level for mask recommendations
July 30, 2021, 8:09 pm | Source
Schenectady and Rensselaer counties are the latest parts of the Capital Region to meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s threshold for their revised mask guidelines. They join Saratoga and Greene counties.

Kripalu Center for Health and Yoga gets ready to welcome guests again
July 30, 2021, 8:01 pm | Source
Over 100 acres of luscious greenery, birds chirping, and incredible vistas of the Berkshires might be just what the doctor ordered after a difficult year.

Justice says IRS must give Trump tax returns to Congress
July 30, 2021, 6:40 pm | Source
The Justice Department, in a reversal, says the Treasury Department must provide the House Ways and Means Committee former President Donald Trump’s tax returns, apparently ending a long legal showdown over the records.

Rain causes interruption of Olympics coverage
July 30, 2021, 4:50 pm | Source
Last night NBC’s signal from the Tokyo Olympics was interrupted locally by the torrential rains that fell in our area. We apologize for the loss of transmission, which occurred during part of the Women’s Gymnastics coverage. Unfortunately, this was a problem beyond our control. Thank you for your patience during this outage, and we hope you wi...

Severe storms, flooding hit Capital Region again
July 30, 2021, 1:33 pm | Source
Strong to severe storms and very heavy rain have been moving through the Capital Region.

Spier Falls Road remains closed after mudslide
July 30, 2021, 11:14 am | Source
Spier Falls Road remains closed Friday after a mudslide. The mudslide happened Thursday night after the village received several inches of rain.

Head-on crash injures five people in Amsterdam
July 30, 2021, 1:27 am | Source
Five people are recovering after a serious car crash in Amsterdam.

Biden orders tough new vaccination rules for federal workers
July 30, 2021, 12:20 am | Source

Latest COVID spike in NY not hospitalizing as many people
July 29, 2021, 8:14 pm | Source
Coronavirus cases in New York are spiking as the delta variant spreads, but it's not sending as many people to the hospital.

Another COVID case traced back to Clifton Park day camp
July 29, 2021, 7:50 pm | Source
Another case of coronavirus is reported stemming from the SEEC camp. The last day of the camp was Wednesday.

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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