B.C. forest industry facing uncertain future as mills close across province; B.C. forest industry facing uncertain future
VICTORIA - It seems barely a day goes by without an announcement about layoffs, temporary closures or permanent mill shut downs in British Columbia's struggling forest industry.
As a result, thousands of workers, their families and many communities have been left facing uncertain futures.
The layoffs and shutdowns are causing widespread economic and social pain, says B.C. Liberal forestry critic John Rustad.
"It's unfathomable to think of the carnage that's already happened, le...