homeWelcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.login




Subscriber content preview

June 29, 2020

Usk paper mill shut indefinitely

USK, Pend Oreille County (AP) — A paper mill in the small town of Usk has indefinitely shut down, dealing a major blow to the economy of rural Pend Oreille County.

The Ponderay Newsprint Co. mill, which opened in late 1989, employed more than 130 people and supplied newsprint for publications in the Midwest, along the West Coast, and in Asia and South America.

. . .

To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.

Email or user name:
Forgot password? Click here.