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Story Publication logo December 9, 2012

Paper Cuts: Saving the Mill and the Town

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The paper industry—from pulp to printing—amounts to one of the largest sectors in Wisconsin...

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Butch Johnson, CEO of Flambeau River Paper, stands among the rows of cut logs ready to made into paper at the Flambeau River Paper mill in Park Falls, Wisconsin. Image by Mike De Sisti. USA, 2012.

After it shut down in 2006, logger Butch Johnson bought the paper mill in Park Falls and reopened it as Flambeau River Papers, saving the jobs of about 300 employees. Video by Mike De Sisti

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