20 years ago, residents of the greater Plattsburgh area were worried about their future. Now, local leaders share the bright economic outlook. Former Congressman Bill Owens, a Plattsburgh native and former Air Force Captain, discusses how the city was able to rebound from the closure of the air force base. PBS also talks North Country politics with longtime Champlain Valley journalist Thom Hallock.
‘New York NOW’ is an Emmy Award-winning public affairs program shown on PBS stations in New York State. It is produced by WMHT-Albany in collaboration with the Albany Times Union.