Navy preparing Supplement to the Northwest Training and Testing Draft EIS

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SILVERDALE, Wash. - The U.S. Navy is preparing a Supplement to the Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS). Following publication of the Draft EIS/OEIS on January 24, 2014, the U.S. Navy determined that updated training requirements would result in changes to the Proposed Action. The purpose of this Supplement to the Draft EIS/OEIS is to present these changes and significant new information relevant to environmental concerns.


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Enter your best Halloween Costume!

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 10:37AM

THE THREE NEWSPAPERS of the North Olympic Peninsula — Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum — are holding an online contest to find the best Halloween costumes on the Peninsula. We're looking for photos of the scariest, silliest, cutest or most creative costume in two categories — Kids and Adults.

The Legacy of Fire

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 11:23AM

On Oct. 18, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m., School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, U of W, graduate student Melissa Pingree will be presenting the next installment in the Evening Talks at ONRC speaker series: “The unseen legacy of fire: Charcoal and its role in carbon and nutrient cycling in forest soils of the Olympic Peninsula.” This legacy of wildfires has the potential to alter short-term and long-term forest soil characteristics and plant-soil relationships. Please join us.

Get Your Hard Hats On!

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 12:43PM

This electronic warfarring business has become the most talked about topic in Forks since last month when someone got pulled over on Division Street. I brought up this controversial subject (the electronic warfare, not the traffic infraction) last week in my column and was accused of writing inflammatory satire.

The Bridge-connecting us to the world

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 12:41PM

This Hickory Shirt/Heritage the theme is bridges. Here on the West End we are so reliant on these structures and probably don't pay much attention to them as we cross them multiple times anytime we leave our community.

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