Albany County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Postal worker illnesses spark investigation near AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... we can narrow down what it is and isolate any further contamination outside this facility," said Jerry Paris, Albany County Fire Coordinator. Investigators said that anyone who will receive a contaminated package in the mail is not in danger. Hazmat ...

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  2. State to probe Coeymans officers' use of cars to kill raccoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... said. However, the phone number listed online for the town police department sends callers directly to the Albany County 911 center - inundating dispatchers with complaints. The sheriff said he fears the wave of raccoon-related calls may cause ...

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  3. Upstate NY police try to run over rabid raccoon in disturbing videoRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Two videos taken outside an Upstate New York grocery store show police officers attempting to run down a raccoon with their vehicle, and some area residents are outraged by it. The incident happened Tuesday outside the Stop N Shop in Ravena in Albany County.

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  4. Albany man convicted of drunk driving for fourth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    The Albany County District Attorney's office said Domingo Gonzalez, 59, faces 1 to 4 years in state prison when he is sentenced on May 3 for the felony. Albany Police stopped Gonzalez at about 11 p.m. on Nov. 19 after seeing him drive with only one headlight.

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  5. Berne man sets vacant residence on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | WTEN-TV Albany

    At 8:55 a.m., the Albany County Sheriffs received a call for a fire at 370 Woodstock Road in Berne. After an investigation, the owner of the land Andrew Preisner, set a his vacant residence on fire.

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  6. Berne man charged after setting fire to home he wanted demo'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff's investigators and fire companies were called Woodstock Road for a structure fire call early Sunday morning. Albany County Sheriff's investigators and fire companies were called Woodstock Road for a structure fire call early Sunday morning.

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  7. Albany Airport custodian charged with forcible touchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said Chandika Surajpal, 57, of Schenectady, began hugging, kissing and fondling the woman's breasts while she waited for a connecting flight. Surajpal was charged with one count of forcible touching.

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  8. Postal workers injured by package with hazardous substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    Three United States Postal Service employees were hospitalized after coming in contact with a package containing an unknown hazardous substance at an upstate New York mail-sorting facility, according to the Albany County Fire Coordinator. The incident occurred early Sunday morning in Colonie, New York, near Albany.

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  9. 3 postal workers sickened after contact with hazardous substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | UPI

    Three employees at a post office in upstate New York were sickened after coming in contact with a package that contained an unknown hazardous substance, according to a fire official. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said the incident occurred early Sunday morning at a U.S. Post Office processing and distribution facility in Colonie, N.Y., near Albany.

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  10. Grant process under reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... paid for a new floor with a $10,000 grant it received through a little-known grant program controlled by the Albany County Legislature and funded by county taxpayers. In its grant application, Quackenbush noted how the lodge is used for various ...

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  11. State Police: Troopers pursued LIer 30 miles upstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Newsday

    Dominique Davidson was arrested Saturday, March 10, 2018, after a 30-mile chase through Albany County, State Police said. Photo Credit: New York State Police New York State Police arrested a Long Island man early Saturday after a 30-mile chase through Albany County, authorities said.

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  12. Troy couple charged with narcotics possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple Sr. reports the arrests of a Troy couple on narcotics charges. These were among the discoveries in the bust.

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  13. Do armed officers belong in schools? Albany, Colonie PD weigh inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple listens intently during the presentations at the "Keeping our Kids Safe: Life after Parkland, FL" panel presentation Friday March 9, 2018 at the University at Albany in Albany, N.Y. less Albany County Sheriff Craig D. Apple listens intently during the presentations at the "Keeping our Kids Safe: Life after Parkland, FL" panel presentation Friday March 9, 2018 at the University at Albany in ... more Asthma Bawla, a student at Shaker High School, gives her thoughts during a panel discussion on school safety on Friday, March 9, 2018, at the University at Albany in Albany, N.Y. Albany in Albany, N.Y. Asthma Bawla, a student at Shaker High School, gives her thoughts during a panel discussion on school safety on Friday, March 9, 2018, at the University at Albany in Albany, N.Y. Watervliet High School student Patrick Ether presented his thoughts during a ... (more)

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  14. Veteran area server charged with heroin saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... He was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a Class B felony, and sent to Albany County jail. Browse previous blog posts by month and year of entry. You'll see all the posts for that time period. Browse previous blog ...

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  15. Cohoes man charged after heroin sales investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... s charged with felony criminal sale of a controlled substance, arraigned in Green Island Court and sent to the Albany County Correctional Facility.

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  16. Today's approach to slavery, civil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Paul Stewart at the Stephen and Harriet Myers residence, with a cut out of Stephen at left Paul Stewart at the Stephen and Harriet Myers residence, with a cut out of Stephen at left Mary Liz Stewart at the Stephen and Harriet Myers residence, flipping through Albany County manumussion records Mary Liz Stewart at the Stephen and Harriet Myers residence, flipping through Albany County manumussion records Members of the young abolitionists teen scholar's institute during the Underground Railroad summer project at The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence in Albany, NY, Thursday August 1, 2013.

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  17. Hiker search scaled backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... foot there on Wednesday. Personnel from the state parks department, Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany County Sheriff's Office, volunteer fire departments and 12 volunteer search and rescue teams combed 2,442 acres for some trace of ...

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  18. Two 21-year-olds admit role in Nov. shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Two 21-year-olds from Albany pleaded guilty Friday for their roles in a November shooting, Albany County District Attorney David Soares' office said. Nathan Hennessy admitted to attempted murder and faces12 years in state prison when sentenced on March 29. He also pleaded guilty for his role in a separate burglary of NY Shooter Supply in Colonie.

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  19. in Re: the Hon. Richard J.SherwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | FindLaw

    On the Court's own motion, it is determined that Honorable Richard J. Sherwood is suspended, with pay, effective immediately, from the office of Justice of Guilderland Town Court, Albany County, pursuant to New York Constitution, article VI, A a 22 and Judiciary Law A a 44.

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  20. Check-cashing ring investigate after Bethlehem bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    A woman caught trying to cash a forged check at a local credit union led police to a carload of people as well as several forged checks and the equipment to manufacture more, town police said. Police said they believe the group tried to pass fake checks in a number of locations around Albany and Schenectady counties as well as along the Interstate 88 corridor between the Capital Region and the Binghamton area.

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