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  1. Man airlifted after Columbia County accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A Hillsdale man was airlifted to Albany Medical Center Hospital Sunday night after an alcohol-related crash on Pleasantvale Road in Livingston, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. Chad C. Cayea , 29, was arrested and charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated, misdemeanor third-degree unlicensed operation and speed not reasonable and failure to keep right, both traffic infractions.

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  2. Albany Police: Another Taser Use Causes Suspect to Lose ConsciousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Your News Now

    Before April 2015, Albany Acting Police Chief Brendan Cox cannot remember a single incident in which a police suspect, struck with an electrified taser, lost consciousness. This month, there have been two.

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  3. Albany PD: Department guidelines followed when man TasedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    Albany police are in the public eye for the second time in one month for the use of a Taser. In the most recent incident, 21-year-old Jamarl Townsend suffered a seizure and lost consciousness.

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  4. Man airlifted after Columbia County accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Road in Livingston, Columbia County. () LIVINGSTON - A Hillsdale man was airlifted to Albany Medical Center Hospital Sunday night after an alcohol-related crash on Pleasantvale Road in Livingston, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. ...

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  5. Dr. Elizabeth Whalen tapped as new Albany County health commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A former Capital District Physicians' Health Plan official has been tapped to serve as Albany County's next health commissioner. County Executive Daniel McCoy on Monday announced his appointment of Dr. Elizabeth Whalen , who worked until August as medical director overseeing Medicaid for CDPHP, the Albany-based health insurer.

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  6. Granville man flown to hospital after wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A Granville man was flown to Albany Medical Center Hospital after he was thrown from his vehicle in a two-car wreck, State Police said. An investigation found that Dylan J. Lyon , 18, attempted to pass a second vehicle southbound in his 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee, troopers said.

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  7. Another stun-gun case in Albany end in medical crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    A parolee wanted on a weapons charge had a seizure and passed out after city police used a stun gun to restrain him as he tried to flee, police said Sunday. Jamarl Townsend , 21, regained consciousness before emergency medical personal arrived at the scene of the 6:05 p.m. incident on First Street Saturday and was later treated at Albany Medical Center Hospital , spokesman Officer Steve Smith said.

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  8. Wanted Albany man tased after attempting to flee policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... and officers began CPR. He was evaluated at the scene by firefighters and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital where he was treated and released. Townsend had been wanted by New York State Parole as an absconder, and was wanted by Albany PD ...

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  9. NYS seeking new volunteer firefighter recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Fire officials said 80 to 90 percent of fires across the state are fought by volunteers, and they said they need new recruits. The fifth annual Recruit NY campaign kicked off on Thursday to encourage people to learn more about what it takes to become a volunteer.

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  10. Man hurt in crashRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Police closed the intersection of Bleecker and Church streets briefly Wednesday after an automobile accident sent a man to the hospital. Police said a motorcycle, a 2000 Harley-Davidson driven by Todd M. Hidde, 42, was traveling north on Bleecker Street when he collided with a 2002 Ford F-150 pickup truck driven by Carol Richer, 55, who was crossing from Church Street.

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  11. The five best venues for live musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    When I first moved to Albany I thought it was some lonely, barren place far away from anything cool and interesting. It's been four years of living in this city and guess what? Albany gets some BIG names to tour through here.

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  12. Body removed from Hudson RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Around 7:15 p.m., the Bethlehem Police Department received a call from an employee of the North Albany Terminal Company in Glenmont who reported a body in the Hudson River near its dock. Upon arrival, Bethlehem police requested the Albany Fire Department and the Town of Coeyman's Fire Department's Dive and Rescue Team to assist with removing the body from the water.

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  13. Saratoga-Wilton Elks event helps teen with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Albany Times Union

    The Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge 161 will hold a fundraiser Saturday to support the family of a young man who doctors are treating for a rare form of cancer. Brendon Loya, 15, of Galway, underwent another blood transfusion Tuesday at Albany Medical Center Hospital.

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  14. "I Live" Radiothon 2015 VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WGY-AM Albany

    99.5 The River and 810 & 103.1 WGY took a day to visit the amazing children and staff at Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center. Please consider making your donation today!

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  15. Smart Medication Reminders for the Tech-Savvy PatientRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | US News & World Report

    When Andrew Stokrp was discharged from his second kidney transplant surgery last month, the Lebanon, Pennsylvania, resident was sent home with a cumbersome list of 32 morning pills and 22 evening pills that The number of pills he takes in a given day will decrease with time, but for now, Stokrp, 33, has to follow strict medication orders. He's done so with the help of MyMedSchedulea , a smartphone app that alerts him of the exact medication, time and dose he needs to take via text message.

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  16. Stanford, Harvard researchers to share $500K medical prizeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KNDO

    Two scientists whose work on modern research technologies is expected to speed the pace of medical discoveries will share one of the richest prizes in medicine and science next month, officials at a New York hospital said Monday. The $500,000 Albany Medical Center Prize in Biomedicine and Biomedical Research for 2015 will be awarded to Dr. Karl Deisseroth of Stanford University and Xiaoliang Sunney Xie of Harvard University and Peking University, where he is a visiting professor and director of the Biodynamics Optical Imaging Center.

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  17. Albany police investigate 2 shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Albany Times Union

    About 2:15 a.m., a man was shot at Madison Avenue and Trinity Place. He was taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital by private vehicle.

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  18. Quail St. fire sends man to hospital, displaces 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Albany Times Union

    The city Fire Department responded Monday afternoon to Quail Street and Central Avenue for a fire that charred the second floor of an apartment building, sent one man to the hospital and displaced 16 residents. Firefighters were able to quickly put out the fire at 114 Quail St. Officials said it was contained to the second floor of the apartment building, sparing the businesses below.

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  19. Eleanor M. HeislerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Watertown Daily Times

    Eleanor M. “Ellie” Heisler, 72, formerly of Chestnut St., Watertown, passed away April 19, 2015 at the Albany Medical Center. Eillie had been a resident of the Lowville Extended Care Facility for the last eight years.

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  20. Stanford, Harvard scientists to share $500,000 prize for work on new research technologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Canada.com

    Two scientists whose work on modern research technologies is expected to speed the pace of medical discoveries will share one of the richest prizes in medicine and science next month, officials at a New York hospital said Monday. The $500,000 Albany Medical Center Prize in Biomedicine and Biomedical Research for 2015 will be awarded to Dr. Karl Deisseroth of Stanford University and Xiaoliang Sunney Xie of Harvard University and Peking University, where he is a visiting professor and director of the Biodynamics Optical Imaging Center.

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