Here’s your weekly WrapUp of industry news! Stay informed! Stay Logger Strong!

TAMARACK SAWMILL: Fire breaks out at Evergreen Forest Products sawmill south of New Meadows on U.S. Highway 95. MORE HERE

CLEVER CHEMISTRY: Some researchers argue the lumber industry has largely overlooked the potential of the chemical makeup of its raw material. MORE HERE

AMERICA’S HAPPIEST (AND DEADLIEST?) JOB: Columnist says loggers love their work, but the job comes with its own set of difficulties. MORE HERE

WOOD WEAR: A British clothing brand has developed a simple black t-shirt that’s made from wood and even the color used is also made from wood. MORE HERE