Wausau http://nhpr.org en Can A $700,000 Bet Bring A New Industry To The North Country? http://nhpr.org/post/can-700000-bet-bring-new-industry-north-country <p>It&rsquo;s been a little more than four years since the Groveton paper mill closed.</p><p>But in a calculated gamble that will cost about $700,000 some people have refused to give up on it.</p><p>They&rsquo;re chasing the idea of a new and far different life for the Groveton facility and the North Country.</p><p>&nbsp;NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Roger Caron started working at the Groveton paper plant in 1972.</p><p>Now he&rsquo;s the last man there.</p><p><em>Sound of footsteps and Caron saying there aren&rsquo;t many lights on&hellip;.</em></p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 22:35:42 +0000 Chris Jensen 2097 at http://nhpr.org Can A $700,000 Bet Bring A New Industry To The North Country?