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Fire destroys lumber yard

A third-generation, family-owned lumber yard in Seneca Falls, N.Y., was destroyed by fire on Sunday, July 3.  Fire departments from four communities responded just after 5:30 p.m. Sunday to find flames shooting from a Ferrara Lumber location in Senaca Falls. The store supplied lumber, cabinetry, and hardware to the region.


How NOT to haul lumber

There is a right way to haul lumber, and then there was the way a Texas driver hauled lumber. In this video, a wood-hauling car smashed its way through a Texas roadway and fled from the chaos leaving wood parts flying.

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Simonson's lumber gets hacked

SAINT CLOUD, Minn. -- Customers of Simonson Lumber have been warned that on or about April 9, 2022, the company was hacked. Files were stolen in an attempt to extort the company. The company said that there was unauthorized access into the Company's IT environment which triggered its security protocols. Although Simonson's investigation efforts remain ongoing, it is possible that the information pertaining to some of the company's employees and consumers may have been affected.