Wausau Paper to close Brainerd Mill this spring
Wausau Paper is closing the Brainerd mill this spring, with production expected to cease in April.
The company announced the closure of the mill Thursday afternoon. Employees were told about 3:30 p.m. Thursday during company meetings. The mills employs 134 workers.
In a statement, Wausau Paper reported it explored a range of alternatives after deciding to divest itself of the technical specialty paper business to focus on its tissue business.
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