VERSO Closure

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Trade Adjustment Information Sessions Scheduled for Verso Employees
A Trade Petition was filed on behalf of impacted workers from Verso and has recently been certified. As a former employee of Verso MD, you may be eligible for TAA under Petition #94771.
Commerce Secretary Optimistic About Verso Workers, Luke Mill
The Maryland Department of Commerce is maintaining a hopeful outlook for former Verso employees and the paper mill in Luke.
Garrett College Reschedules Verso Resource and Success Fair to June 25th
According to Julie Yoder, dean of continuing education and workforce development, the event will be able to provide additional support and resource information to Verso employees.
For Verso Employees Only - Unemployment Claims
In-person unemployment claims will be taken on Friday, May 31, 2019, from 10:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. at the United Steel Workers Union Hall, 37 Main Street, Westernport, MD.
Career Fair Scheduled for Individuals Impacted by the Verso Closure
Verso Corporation is partnering with Lee Hecht Harrison to host a recruiting event for Verso employees and other individuals affected by the upcoming Verso closing on June 18, 2019.
Camp Dawson to Hold Job Fair in Cumberland on May 23rd
Camp Dawson in Kingwood, Preston County, WV will be holding a Job Fair at the DLLR Office, 138 Baltimore Street, Cumberland, MD, on Thursday, May 23, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Camp Dawson to Hold Job Fair at Oakland Armory on May 31st
Camp Dawson in Kingwood, Preston County, WV, will be holding a Job Fair at the Oakland Armory, 14 North Eighth Street, Oakland, MD, on Friday, May 31, 2019, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Mountain Loggers Group to Host Meeting About Verso Closure
The Mountain Loggers Group will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 14, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Ag Heritage Building at the Garrett County Fairgrounds in McHenry to discuss the Verso plant closure.
Luke Mill to Stop Production on May 31st
Verso Corporation announced on Friday that the Luke paper mill will stop all production on May 31st.
Extension Office Has Resource to Help Forestry/Natural Resources Businesses Affected by Verso Plant Closing
Are you a forestry or natural resource business affected by the Verso (Luke Mill) closing? The University of MD Extension Office can help.
Verso Rapid Response Informational Sessions Scheduled
Rapid Response Informational Sessions will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, for all individuals affected by the Verso (Luke Mill) closing.
FCC Hazelton Correctional Officer Application Workshops Scheduled
The Federal Correctional Complex - Hazelton will be holding Correctional Officer application workshops on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Federal Correctional Complex (FCC) Hazelton Training Center.
FCC Hazelton to Hold Job Fair June 15th
The Bureau of Prisons Federal Correctional Complex in Hazelton, West Virginia will hold a Job Fair on Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the FCC Hazelton Training Center.
Affected by the Luke Mill Closing?
A job fair and resource event has been scheduled for Tuesday, May 14th, from 11 AM to 7 PM at the Bruce Outreach Center in Westernport.
WVU Potomac State College Resource Fair for Individuals Impacted by Verso Closure
A Resource Fair for those impacted by the Verso closure will be held on Thursday, May 9th, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Academic Success Center at WVU Potomac State College Campus.