AERIAL VIEW of the Thompson Falls Lumber Company plant east of Thompson Falls. This mill contributed greatly to the economy of Sanders County. In addition to the mill payroll, it contributed to the paychecks of loggers and truckers who fed logs to this lumber manufacturing plant. The mill shut down in 1996.
50 YEARS AGO • SEPTEMBER 4, 1969
BOILER TO ELIMINATEE BURNER'S POLLUTION
Fly ash will be a thing of the past and air pollution greatly reduced in the Thompson Falls area when the Atlas Boiler Co. of Spokane completes installation of a new boiler which will utilize over 95% of the sawdust, shav...