Peter Frangie

Prominent Albany County Democrats including Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan and Assemblywoman Pat Fahy called for Morse’s resignation...
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Today is primary day in New York state. Polls opened at noon upstate.

The four Democrats running for mayor of Cohoes debated for the first time in May.
Composite photo by Dave Lucas

In Tuesday’s Democratic primary, the mayor of Cohoes faces three primary opponents — and a federal trial.

Common Councilor Steve Napier, first-term Mayor Shawn Morse, former City Treasurer Pete Frangie and retired New York State Police Major Commander William Keeler
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

The four Democrats running for mayor of Cohoes debated for the second time Monday, three weeks before their pivotal primary.

The four Democrats running for mayor of Cohoes debated for the first time last night.
Composite photo by Dave Lucas

The four Democrats running for mayor of Cohoes debated for the first time last night. The Cohoes Senior Center was filled to capacity with citizens hoping to see a spirited debate. They were not disappointed.

Peter Frangie is joined by familiy as he announces his candidacy in Cohoes.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Another candidate has emerged as the race for mayor of Cohoes heats up. WAMC's Capital Region Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports from today’s kickoff.

WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Another candidate has joined the race for mayor of Cohoes.