Senator visits Gouverneur Zinc mine
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 2:49 pm

State Senator Patty Ritchie recently received a tour of the newly reopened Empire State Zinc Mine in St. Lawrence County. Senator Ritchie is pictured with Ryan Schermerhorn, production manager at Empire State Mine, who showed the senator how the company processes raw ore into a zinc concentrate. Schermerhorn, a long-time employee of the mine, grew up in nearby Hammond.  See story.