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Resolute signs deal to sell U.S. recycled bleached kraft pulp mill for US$55M

MONTREAL — Resolute Forest Products Inc. has signed a deal to sell its recycled bleached kraft pulp mill in Fairmont, W.Va., for US$55 million.

The company says ND Paper LLC, a subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Ltd., has agreed to buy the mill.

Nine Dragons has nine paper mills in Asia as well as two U.S.-based facilities.

Scientists concerned for ailing killer whale

VANCOUVER—Scientists who are trying to treat an ailing killer whale in the Pacific Ocean off Washington state are looking at injecting the animal with a second dose of antibiotics and another drug.

For the past few weeks, the endangered female killer whale, called J50, has been at the centre of an international rescue effort. She was last spotted Friday.