Ilion http://wrvo.org en More than 100 Remington Arms jobs being sent to Alabama http://wrvo.org/post/more-100-remington-arms-jobs-being-sent-alabama <p></p><p>The two-century-old gun manufacturer Remington Arms, the nucleus of a small Mohawk Valley community, is losing jobs to a more gun-friendly state.</p><p>The parent company of Remington, based in Ilion, New York, announced this week it is moving to lines of production work to <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/remington-expansion-plans-causes-concern-mohawk-valley" target="_blank">the company's gleaming new factory in Huntsville, Alabama</a>, announced earlier this year.</p> Mon, 19 May 2014 10:23:02 +0000 Ryan Delaney 55906 at http://wrvo.org More than 100 Remington Arms jobs being sent to Alabama Remington expansion plans causes concern in Mohawk Valley http://wrvo.org/post/remington-expansion-plans-causes-concern-mohawk-valley <p></p><p>When Remington Arms announced that it was going to build a new manufacturing and development facility in Alabama, people in central New York's Mohawk Valley became concerned their jobs were on the line.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Even though none of the plant's 1,300 employees are expected to lose their jobs, lawmakers say more can be done to support the firearm manufacturer's operations in the village of </span>Ilion<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:28:15 +0000 Gino Geruntino 51686 at http://wrvo.org Remington expansion plans causes concern in Mohawk Valley