Comments for: East Millinocket mill closes as Katahdin paper mills’ sale negotiations halt

Posted April 08, 2011, at 12:25 p.m.
Last modified April 23, 2011, at 6:40 p.m.

EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Negotiations to buy two Katahdin region paper mills for $1 broke off Friday and the East Millinocket mill up for sale has apparently shut down, devastating the local economy by idling about 450 workers and possibly ending a century of papermaking in the Millinocket area.Lee C. …

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