Background image of Black and white staff photo from 1977 of the Rough and Ready Lumber Mill Co. Over 100 peope are sitting outside together with the mill in the background. Smiling, sunny, warm.


Rough & Ready and Ecotrust to reopen mill

With the New Markets Tax Credit infusion, Rough & Ready will reopen its small-diameter log mill, returning 67 permanent direct jobs, spurring much needed economic stimulus throughout the region, and re-establishing the only operating sawmill in the county.