Local firefighters help save fawn found alone in woods

(NEWS10) — Local firefighters, Johnnie Harris Jr., Frank Levesque, Steve Burbank, as well as others, helped to save the life of a fawn that they say appeared very dehydrated and in need of assistance. In a Facebook post Tuesday, Harris said Levesque found the helpless fawn in the woods while battling a big wild fire. … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 19

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed four new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, as well as two recoveries. As of Wednesday, the county was monitoring 46 active coronavirus cases. That includes two hospitalized cases, unchanged from Tuesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county The county reported that their total number of active cases … Read more

Copake divided by Shepherd’s Run solar project

COPAKE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A proposed solar farm project is in jeopardy in Columbia County. On Wednesday, May 12, the Columbia County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed “A Resolution Opposing the Construction of the Shepherd’s Run Solar Project in the Town of Copake.” Some solar advocates, on the other hand, say that the board is trying to undermine … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 18

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed two new COVID-19 cases and 10 recoveries among county residents on Tuesday. The county is currently monitoring 44 active coronavirus cases, the lowest total the county has seen since Nov. 23, 2020. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Two individuals were hospitalized, unchanged from Monday. Both … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 14

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed four new COVID-19 cases on Friday, along with 12 recoveries. The county is monitoring 78 active coronavirus cases, including one hospitalized. That’s down by one from Thursday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county All of Friday’s newly confirmed cases were tied to exposures to previously-confirmed infected … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 13

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed seven new COVID-19 cases and four new recoveries on Thursday. The county was monitoring 86 active coronavirus cases on Thursday, including two who are hospitalized, up by one from Wednesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One of Thursday’s new cases was traced from a previously … Read more

Trader Joe’s angel

COLONIE, N.Y (NEWS10) — People shop at Trader Joe’s for groceries, but a local woman stopped by the store on Wolf Road and found a very special friend at just the right time. Kathy Donald has had a tough year, not just because of this pandemic, but because she lost her husband L.H. Donald just … Read more

NY task force will decide whether to vaccinate kids 12 to 15

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Children ages 12 to 15 in New York could get vaccinated as early as Thursday, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. New York State preparing to give COVID vaccine to 12-15 year-olds The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s vaccine advisory committee was expected to meet Wednesday to formally recommend the Pfizer vaccine … Read more

Schenectady’s Orchard Park redevelopment project breaks ground

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Ground has been broken on Orchard Park, a $1.3 million redevelopment project in Schenectady’s Mont Pleasant neighborhood. This is said to mark a major milestone for revitalization efforts along Crane Street. “We are proud to break ground today on the highly anticipated redevelopment of Orchard Park,”Mayor Gary McCarthy said. “This investment … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 12

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed six new COVID-19 cases and five new recoveries on Wednesday. That puts the total of active coronavirus cases at 83 in the county, including one hospitalized case. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Two of Wednesday’s new cases were confirmed positive after already being quarantined due … Read more