Renssealer County

Town of North Greenbush

The race is on for the town supervisor of North Greenbush.  With current town supervisor Lou Desso opting not to make a run for re-election, his deputy and a town board member have their eyes on taking the reins of local government.

Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

The 2019 Rensselaer County budget passed unanimously this week during a special meeting of the County Legislature.

Internet retail giant Amazon is eyeing a Rensselaer County site to build a fulfillment center.

Composite photo by Dave Lucas/WAMC

Republican Rensselaer County Executive Kathy Jimino is retiring at the end of 2017 after 16 years. Her exit opened the door for today’s high-profile election.

Twitter, NYS Assembly

The Republican candidates for Rensselaer County Executive squared off in a debate this week hosted by Spectrum News. WAMC’s Southern Adirondack Bureau Chief Lucas Willard recaps some of the most pressing issues discussed in the hour-long debate.