Archive | December 8th, 2011

Everett, WA Community Leaders React to Kimberly-Clark Mill Closure Announcement

December 8, 2011

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With today’s announcement that environmental hurdles led to a last-minute scuttling of sale talks between Kimberly Clark and Atlas Holdings, local community leaders issued the following statements… Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson: “This is disappointing news,” Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson said. “Our hope is that both parties will reconsider and try to resurrect negotiations for a […]

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Union Blasts Kimberly Clark After Everett Mill Sale Falls Thru

December 8, 2011

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Here’s the release from the union we received this morning… Official Press Release Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers, Local 183 & 644 In response to the closure of the Everett Kimberly Clark Mill After nearly a year of ups and downs and the uncertainty of our future, we are extremely saddened to announce […]

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Talks Fail – Kimberly Clark Mill to Close Early Next Year

December 8, 2011

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Here’s the official word from Kimberly Clark Spokesman Bob Brand… • Kimberly-Clark has been in the process of seeking to secure sale of the Everett Mill and Pulp operations since January 2011. K-C has worked extensively with potential buyer candidates and exclusively with Atlas Holdings, Inc., a company with extensive experience in the pulp and […]

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Everett Engineers Find Way to Return Downtown Everett Christmas Tree

December 8, 2011

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Earlier this week we reported the Christmas tree that the City of Everett traditionally puts up over the intersection of Hewitt and Colby wouldn’t be going up this year. City of Everett Spokesperson Kate Reardon said there were concerns about the age of the tree and the safety issues associated with hanging decorations over an […]

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