OPINION: Be proactive to save Wisconsin paper industry

Wisconsin is a manufacturing state and has been the No. 1 paper-producing state in the country for more than 50 years.

Most of these mills are located in rural areas. One high-paying job lost affects another five to seven indirect jobs in each of these rural communities.

These mills are thus their economic engines. Job retention is very critical...

...Here are my five basic recommendations:...

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Ken Notes: Good ideas but the ship has sailed -- my read is we will use the mills now until the tools wear out the rebuild elsewhere.



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