Burning Man might have to move and collect unemployent benes

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by nutmeg, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. GERLACH, Nev. (AP) -- Two tiny northern Nevada towns near the site of the annual Burning Man festival are facing an uncertain future when the largest regional employer closes early next year.

    Citing a sluggish construction market, USG Corp. announced Thursday that it will halt its gypsum mine and wallboard manufacturing operations in the company-owned town of Empire on Jan. 31.