May 31, 1998 - Mechanicville Tornado
Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day in the not too distant history of WRGB -- In 1998, an estimated 30 tornadoes touched down across NY State, with a big one plowing through the Mechanicville-Stillwater areas.
60 thousand customers in the capital district lost their power ... Some for up to four days.