Week starts off with two logging accidents

  • Nov 25, 2014 at 3:09PM

Nicholas Rodriguez, age 25, of Forks died early Monday in a logging accident south of Forks near Nolan Creek. The emergency call about the accident was made at 9:29 a.m. Monday. Clallam County Sheriff’s Deputies, Olympic National Park Rangers, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies, Washington State Patrol, and Forks Hospital EMS personnel responded to scene. Steep terrain, rain showers and low lying fog prevented an airlift helicopter from landing at the site. CPR was performed at the scene before Rodriguez was transported by ambulance to Forks Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Thanks to our volunteer fire departments

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 3:09PM

With Thanksgiving just a week away a lot of people are thinking about what they are thankful for. One thing the West End can be thankful for is our volunteer fire departments. Neah Bay, Clallam Bay/Sekiu, Quillayute, Beaver and Forks, they respond at all times of the day and night and the only compensation is when we say thank you.

Forks: Not As Scary As Tacoma

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 3:06PM

A list recently came out naming the most crime-filled places in Washington. Tacoma was voted the crimiest. This came as a complete shock to absolutely no one, with the exception of maybe some of the residents of Aberdeen who thought they had it in the bag this year. Aberdeen is scary, but not like Tacoma.

Quillayute Valley School District names Forks Intermediate School mascot and school colors

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 8:57AM

The Quillayute Valley School District Board of Directors held a public hearing and special board meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18, to determine the Forks Intermediate School’s official mascot and school colors.

Mandolin virtuosos to perform

  • Nov 13, 2014 at 2:13PM

Forks residents are in for a real treat on Thursday, Nov. 20, when Solo Mandolin X Two, featuring mandolin virtuosos Evan Marshall and Brian Oberlin, perform in concert at Peninsula College. The program will begin at 7 p.m. at 481 S. Forks Ave.

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