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Union served notice on Wickliffe, KY paper mill layoffs

WICKLIFFE, KY (KFVS) -

The president of a local union says they were served a WARN notice on Tuesday, Sept. 1 about Wickliffe, Ky. paper mill layoffs.

According to Eddie Summers, president of United Steelworkers Local 680, this is a 60-day notice to led them know they will be starting to close down operations and lay off people at the mill on Nov. 1.

On Sept. 9, Summers said they will have a meeting about options for insurance and 401k.

Earlier in August, the Verso Corporation announced they planned to idle production indefinitely at the paper mill.

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