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Verso Paper closes Sartell paper mill damaged by fire

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SARTELL, Minn. (AP) — Verso Paper Corp. won't reopen the Sartell paper mill that was heavily damaged by a Memorial Day explosion and fire, putting nearly 260 people out of work, the company said Thursday.

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The Memphis, Tenn.-based company said it based its decision on the length of time it would take to rebuild and on market challenges.

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