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Wednesday August 27, 2014
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Workers inside Millinocket Fabrication and Machine Inc. on July 18. The business, which started as a steel foundry and has been in Millinocket almost as long as the mill had been, is in the process of adding eight positions, bringing its total number of employees to 30.

What will it take for Millinocket to rise?

What the future holds for the Millinocket area, and how big a role tourism will play in it, has been debated for nearly 30 years, ever since Great Northern announced its first big layoffs in 1986.

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Maine total taxable sales
June 2013
$1.79 billion
June 2014
$1.86 billion
Source: Maine Controller's Office

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