Life

Revisiting the Forest

In September of 1980, Pastor Roger Kinkead was installed at Prince of…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

 

Valentine’s Day Fundraising Event at Clallam Bay Library

The Clallam Bay Library will host its Fifth Annual “After Hours @…

  • Feb 12th, 2017

 

Art Behind Bars

The Upper Left Studio in the old Vagabond building is currently hosting…

  • Feb 12th, 2017

 

The flood of Jan. 1935

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor I don’t know about you but…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Flowery Activity

At the next meeting of the Bogachiel Garden Club, at 1 p.m.…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Letters from Korea

Editor’s Note: The following article is based for the most part on…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Finding Peace through Spiritual Practice

The Interfaith Amigos Book Study Beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 6…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Shuwah Newsletter-Forks Forum Nov. 1933

Casper Maxfield and sons are busy harvesting their spud crop. The late…

  • Jan 6th, 2017

Bogachiel Garden Club Tea Jan. 21

The annual Bogachiel Garden Club Tea will take place Jan. 21 from…

  • Jan 4th, 2017

Learning about prescription safety

Last week Bailey Powers presented her senior project to groups of elementary…

  • Dec 22nd, 2016

The Lefse Underground

A Lefse Making Class will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17,…

  • Dec 12th, 2016

Candle Lighting

The Compassionate Friends is an international organization providing support for families who…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

OCC Fundraiser

During October and November, the Olympic Corrections Center (OCC) came together to…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

Holiday Hoedown

The 2nd Annual Holiday Hoedown Benefit Potluck and Dance will be held…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

Quileute Tribal School Students of the Month — November

Middle School Student of the Month Lloyd Smith, a seventh-grader at Quileute…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Chapter 19, Seeing Through

By Chiggers Stokes Special to The Forks Forum In 1990, I revealed…

  • Nov 13th, 2016

Chapter 18, Seeing Through-On Not Burying My Parents

By Chiggers Stokes, Special to the Forks Forum Public Proclamation — Be…

  • Nov 5th, 2016

Going Off the Grid …. Hansel, Gretel and Ralph

Last week I was heading into Subway because no one felt like cooking dinner or doing dishes. While I was waiting .......

Going off the Grid Could you live here?

Over the past seven months, I have really discovered that I don’t care that much for off-grid living. Now don’t get .....

Friendship Blessing

Bear with me as my memory is not as blessed as it once was, having just turned a deck of cards and a joker (53). As I sit ......

  • Jul 21st, 2016

Going off the Grid …..Around Here Lately

Right now my TriStar meter is reading 27.9 volts and charging at 7.2 amps. I love it when there is ......

Going Off the Grid-Settling in ….

I’ve been stopped just about everywhere in town asking why I haven’t been writing for the paper the past three weeks. Simple ......

My dog is a party animal

It’s after Memorial Day so it is officially the summer party season … not for me but for my .......

Remembering on Memorial Day

The Vietnam War officially ended April 30, 1975. The West End lost four of their own in the 10-plus year conflict. The first casualty from the West End was on May 20, 1967 ......

Seeing Through, Chapter 11

What If… On a recent visit to the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, I asked my doctor to give me a probability statement on my chances of survival. The answer came back, “50 percent chance of ......

How lucky i am

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” — Winnie the Pooh.....

Birthday suit

I have grown three humans in my womb, have a love/hate relationship with all unhealthy food, despise exercise and consider kale .....

The next step … for Mick Dodge

It is never a good thing to get off on the wrong foot with people. Especially if your feet are bare feet and your name is Mick Dodge. But this was ......

Going off the Grid

Once you change your lifestyle, a whole new world opens up to you with people you’ve never spoken to and things you’d never ......

Dear Class of 2016,

Due to your upcoming graduation, I thought I would spend this week directing my nonsensical rambling to you all specifically .......

Going off the Grid

The longest, scariest six weeks of my life are finally over. Phil finally is home from training and life around the “homestead” finally can progress .....

Traitoring for a good cause

I have committed the ultimate Forksonite betrayal. I stopped in the middle of the highway to take a picture. There, I said it. ........

  • Apr 29th, 2016

Driver’s Ed fail

The very first rule in driving school should be: “Thou Shall Pull Over to Let Fellow Drivers by When Going 20 MPH Under the Speed Limit!” Sadly ....

Two Hands

When life lets you down, who will be there to pick you up or who will you allow to help you up? By now if you’ve read my articles in the past......

  • Apr 21st, 2016

My job prospects in Seattle

Like many of you, the lure of the city life sometimes tries to serenade me back. Unfortunately, (or fortunately?) I love my job .....

  • Apr 21st, 2016

Going off the Grid Part 13

What an eventful last two weeks with so much being accomplished. Realistically, it was just one week of working really hard and the other we stayed ......

Are you my cousin?

If anyone knows Dewey (Dewy?) Rasmussen, could you please have him contact me? I need to get together with him to discuss family trees so I can start answering truthfully to the millions of people .....

Going of the Grid-Part-12 Going Solo

For the last two weeks I have been living off the grid by myself … and the girls of course because Phil has been at training. .......

Hym Rn?

As probably the world’s greatest word-maker-upper, I have quite the eye for real vs. made-up terms. That being said, I am human......

Singing insurance ‘praises’

I recently wrote a column about how much I “love” insurance companies. I received an e-mail immediately after it came out, stating something along the lines of how I would be singing ......