Tuesday, 13 February 2018 12:22

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Timber company will create jobs in Millinocket

MILLINOCKET - Fantastic economic news for the Katahdin Region Tuesday.

A timber company has announced plans to set up a new facility on the site where the Millinocket paper mill was located.

 

Ligna CLT Maine, LLC, will become the first Maine-based manufacturer featuring cross laminated timber and other timber products.

 

The company expects to be up and running within a year and will create 100 jobs over the next 5 years.

 

The announcement was made just a short while ago in Bangor.

 

We'll have all the details and reactions tonight at 6:00 p.m.