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Pillsbury Forest Hardwoods owner Chris Nagel took a break at the lumber yard of

EVERYDAY PEOPLE: Logging hours, and loving it

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Lots of people “saw logs” on the job, perhaps out of boredom. Chris Nagel, on the other hand, saws logs everyday at work and he loves it. 


Nagel owns and operates Pillsbury Forest Hardwoods in Pillager. The sawmill is tucked away off of Cass County Road 1 near the Pillsbury State Forest. It’s one of those places that you probably wouldn’t even see unless you were looking for it. 

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