Comments for: Verso to mothball Bucksport paper machine, lay off 125

Posted Oct. 11, 2011, at 9:38 a.m.
Last modified Oct. 12, 2011, at 5:24 a.m.

BUCKSPORT | Verso Paper Corp. officials announced plans Tuesday to eliminate 125 positions at the Bucksport mill and to permanently shut down one of the mill’s paper machines in response to high production costs and weak demand for lightweight paper. The job cuts will be effective Oct. 23 and …

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