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Armando Garza puts experience to work at Cottage Grove and in the community

If developing wide-ranging experience is the foundation of a successful career, Armando Garza is well on his way. He has loaded trucks, driven forklifts and learned how to operate every machine center in our lumber mill in Cottage Grove, Oregon. Now, as the mill’s shipping clerk, he uses what he’s learned along the way to help improve shipping efficiencies. ... Read More
January 7, 2022

From Building Community to Inspiring Future Foresters, Colin Town Sees All-Around Wins at Logging Competitions

Sawdust flies, axes spin through the air and beefed-up chainsaws squeal through massive logs. Lumberjack competitions are often loud and exhilarating, giving pros and amateurs alike a chance to show off their skills and test their strength in front of a roaring crowd.​​​​​​​ For Colin Towne, they’re also a great way to build community in a new place. When Colin moved to Aberdeen, Washington, in 2018 to join our Timberlands team as a forester, he jumped right into the local Hoquiam Loggers Playday competition. ... Read More
December 29, 2021