Gene Palmer, the guard arrested in connection with the inmate escape from maximum security prison earlier this month, has waived his right to a felony hearing.
Remaining prison escapee David Sweat was shot by a state trooper and taken into custody on Sunday. Authorities are keen for answers.
Richard Matt died from severe skull fractures and brain injuries after three gunshots to the head, according to his autopsy report.
Authorities continued their search Saturday for the lone surviving escaped convict on Saturday, expanding their search to a 22 square mile area south of Malone.
While searchers detected movement as they searched for a killer, it was a cough that sealed Richard Matt’s fate. He never even got to fire a shot, nor did he say a word, before his death.
Police have shot and killed escaped murderer Richard Matt and are close to closing in on David Sweat
Performance Art Connection, a non-profit organization based in Moriah that specializes in action wrestling shows to support the various needs of their local communities, joined with the campsite to put on the event as a fundraiser for the Upstate Autism Alliance based out of Glens Falls.
One of four candidates seeking Fourth District judgeship
The Former District Attorney of Essex County has put her hat back into the political ring, announcing a run for state Supreme Court.
Mountain Lakes Regional Council announced Warrensburg EMS Member Lydia Hayes was selected as the Basic Life Support Provider of the year, an annual honor bestowed by the Regional EMS Council in the five county region.
The temporary attorney for the guard who has been arrested in connection with the escape has cryptically alluded to a “true story” coming out once the case makes its way through the courts,
Gun-owners disagree with official's take on cabins and weapons
Following speculation that David Sweat and Richard Matt may have found a shotgun from a hunting cabin, some weapons owners call the scenario unlikely.
The Adirondack Shakespeare Company, a fully professional theatre will be on tour throughout the Adirondacks presenting “As You Like It”, “A Woman’s Wit”, “Songs Of The Iroquois: Turtle Island”, “Their Blackest Sins: Shakespeare’s Villains”, “Romeo and Juliet”, “The Merry Wives Of Windsor”.
Warren County Airport was renamed Floyd Bennett Airport in the fall of 1998 in honor of the pioneering Warrensburgh aviator, Floyd Bennett, who joined with Commander Richard E. Byrd on May 9, 1926 to make what is supposed to be the first flight made over the North Pole.
Thurman Station Association (TSA) wants to promote the town and business, and will have many opportunities throughout the summer and fall to do so by displaying and distributing brochures, rack cards, post cards and sometimes business cards.
I have been reading with interest the exchange between Mr. Binczik and Mr. Sharkey on the Pledge of Allegiance; and I think it’s time to approach this subject from a different perspective.
Saturdays and Mondays in Thurman throughout July and August will offer special treats twice a week.
CO's attorney: 'I'm shocked by charges'
Clinton Correctional Facility officer Gene Palmer has officially been charged in connection with the escape of two inmates for the maximum security prison almost three weeks ago.
Gene Palmer, an officer at Clinton Correctional who was suspended last week, was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the escape of two inmates earlier this month.
The pair of escaped convicts may be armed, warned state police, who said the owners of the cabin where one of the men was sighted failed to take inventory of their weapons.
The hunt for David Sweat and Richard Matt, despite the first solid lead in more than two weeks, continues as officials face challenging environmental conditions.