Spectre of Skeena rises over troubled BC pulp industry

With a growing list of closed, or in the process of closing pulp mills across the province there is a rising tide of debate that the provincial government should become more pro-active in boosting if not ensuring the survivability of the once dominant forest industry in the province.
The headlines there of late, seem eerily familiar for Rupertites as community after community, tries to come to terms with the shutdown of a major employer and the seemingly endless rumours of what may be on the horizon for it.

( from  the blog a town called podunk,  click on the link below to see the entire article atowncalledpodunk.blogspot.com/2 … 6698682625 )-