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Trades offer opportunity – and a good paycheck | Observer Dispatch

In a Feb. 7 Observer-Dispatch editorial, the editorial board pointed out advocating and investing in the trades is a “most worthy goal.”The board is right.At the Workforce Development Board of Herkimer, Madison and Oneida Counties, we have been championing this cause for several years now. We see it every day – the need for younger, skilled trade workers.There is even a term for it: The “grey tsunami.” Workers are retiring at a rate many area …Learn More…

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