Mill Closure Spikes Dream of Young Entrepreneur
Grays Harbor, WA
N3 – The Northwest economy is improving, but rural counties continue to grapple with high unemployment. Nearly four years ago we brought you the story of young professionals moving back to timber-ravaged Grays Harbor County on Washington’s central coast (Click here to listen to the story on the linked web page). These 20 and 30-somethings were betting on a future in a new, green economy.
Austin Jenkins follows-up with a visit to the Grays Harbor Paper mill where the American flag still flies out front, but steam no longer rises from the smokestack.
Click here to listen to the story.