So the anecdotal evidence is true....There is an out-migration of people from NNY. That's no surprise and should be on the minds of attendees at today's Regional Economic Development Council meeting in Potsdam.
Out-migration is not unique to NNY but it is still a concern, which in Jefferson County has been masked by the economic engine called Fort Drum.......
In this story it is noted there recently was one Adirondack school district with only one member of its graduating class. That kinda tells it all.
Watertown Daily Times Over the decade, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence county residents have fled by the thousands