Letter: Political climate leads to Oregon mill closures

May 25, 2013 Full story: OregonLive.com

Citing a lack of federal timber, Rough & Ready Lumber is closing its 90-year-old sawmill in Cave Junction, the last mill operating in southwest Oregon's Josephine County.

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Cave Junction, OR

#1 May 26, 2013
This is a good time to start a wood alcohol industry to use forest waste to manufacture alcohol as fuel. This county sits on the most productive wood waste areas with out cutting living trees. White city burns the wood waste but the alcohol could have been made first and then the waste burned. The county vehicles could all use this fuel. Prohibition gave us drinking alcohol back but gave rockafeller the rest.

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