Keeping Veterans Local: Fort Drum Looks to Retain Retired Soldiers

Fort Drum-For the fifth straight year, the economic impact Fort Drum has had on the North Country has dropped. It’s still the major engine that keeps the community going, but the numbers are a bit concerning. Over the next week, our Brian Dwyer will look at the impact Fort Drum has on the North Country and how — with troop levels on a slow decline — keeping those here who have already served their country could offset it.

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