Union strikes at Port Angeles paper mill

PORT ANGELES — Union members at a Port Angeles paper mill are on strike.

Members of the Association of Western Pulp and Paper Worker local walked off the job Wednesday at Nippon Paper Industries USA in a contract dispute.

The Peninsula Daily News reported that talks could resume next week with a federal mediator.

The mill produces paper used in phone books, magazines and newspapers.

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Information from: Peninsula Daily News, http://www.peninsuladailynews.com

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