Baldacci and mill officials look for ways to help workers affected by layoffs.

Updated 6 years ago

Governor Baldacci was in Baileyville Monday.Domtar announced last week the company will shut down its mill there on May 5th, putting 3-hundred people out of work.Mill officials say current economic conditions and a lower price for pulp forced their hand.The Governor met with mill management, employees and officials from local towns.He’s trying to find a way to keep the mill open.The state’s rapid response team will be in town thursday to meet with company and union officials to make plans to help affected workers.