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The Wastewater Collection and Treatment System, City of Forks, was the first in the State of Washington to be designed for biological nitrogen removal. This innovative treatment plant won the Consulting Engineers Council honor award for design in 1988 and national awards from the Environmental Protection Agency as the best operating treatment plant in its class.

Forks wastewater treatment plant to receive award

Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher was recently notified by the Washington State Department…

  • Aug 10th, 2018
The Wastewater Collection and Treatment System, City of Forks, was the first in the State of Washington to be designed for biological nitrogen removal. This innovative treatment plant won the Consulting Engineers Council honor award for design in 1988 and national awards from the Environmental Protection Agency as the best operating treatment plant in its class.
Carl is available at 360-477-6676. Photo Christi Baron

New Business: 3 Phase Electric

Carl Smith and family; wife, child and another on the way, have…

  • Aug 10th, 2018
Carl is available at 360-477-6676. Photo Christi Baron
New outdoors business starts up in Forks

New outdoors business starts up in Forks

When Jake Morrison was looking for a place to run his online…

  • Jun 27th, 2018
New outdoors business starts up in Forks
Soroptimist volunteer Vicki Andros looks over one of the many items available for sale at the Second Chances store the club operates on Spartan Avenue. Photo Christi Baron

SIORF offer Second Chances Store

Are you aware of all the great things Soroptimists do in our…

  • Jun 13th, 2018
Soroptimist volunteer Vicki Andros looks over one of the many items available for sale at the Second Chances store the club operates on Spartan Avenue. Photo Christi Baron
Life Cycles opens in Forks

Life Cycles opens in Forks

Life Cycles officially opened for business at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 5,…

  • Jun 13th, 2018
Life Cycles opens in Forks
FUN DAYS ART SHOW INFORMATION

FUN DAYS ART SHOW INFORMATION

Enjoy the creative work of artists and crafters at the Art Show…

  • Jun 7th, 2018
FUN DAYS ART SHOW INFORMATION
Paige Kennedy, Forks Avenue Real Estate’s newest Broker

Paige Kennedy, Forks Avenue Real Estate’s newest Broker

What does the perfect espresso drink and a real estate transaction have…

  • Jun 7th, 2018
Paige Kennedy, Forks Avenue Real Estate’s newest Broker
Tina Ray and Sherri Caldwell with donated food items. Submitted photo

Stamp out Hunger Food Drive

The Community did a great job! Local Post Offices collected 600 pounds…

  • Jun 1st, 2018
Tina Ray and Sherri Caldwell with donated food items. Submitted photo
Jerry and Margaret King, owners of Alder Grove present Joey Roberts, manager, with an $1,800 check and a Certificate of Appreciation for his 18 years of service to Alder Grove. Submitted Photo

Alder Grove celebrates 50 years of business!

Jerry and Margaret King started Alder Grove Mobile Home Park 50 years…

  • May 12th, 2018
Jerry and Margaret King, owners of Alder Grove present Joey Roberts, manager, with an $1,800 check and a Certificate of Appreciation for his 18 years of service to Alder Grove. Submitted Photo
Tourism to Olympic National Park Creates $385 million in Economic Benefits

Tourism to Olympic National Park Creates $385 million in Economic Benefits

Report shows visitor spending supports 3,556 jobs in local economy PORT ANGELES,…

  • May 4th, 2018
Tourism to Olympic National Park Creates $385 million in Economic Benefits
It’s official … Deckers are new owners of Forks True Value

It’s official … Deckers are new owners of Forks True Value

For Dean Decker, after driving log truck for 13 years, it will…

  • May 2nd, 2018
It’s official … Deckers are new owners of Forks True Value
Laundry 101 has new owners

Laundry 101 has new owners

One of Forks’ longest running family owned businesses has been sold, and…

  • Apr 20th, 2018
Laundry 101 has new owners

New business, lost dog and inquiring minds ….

Coming soon: “The Parlor” Once upon a time, the Vagabond was the…

  • Mar 31st, 2018

Clallam EDC to host business ownership workshops

Clallam EDC will host two events to help answer the question “should…

  • Feb 28th, 2018
Auto Tech Program benefits from Ruddell Auto donation

Auto Tech Program benefits from Ruddell Auto donation

Students in the Peninsula College Automotive Technology Program will benefit from a…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018
Auto Tech Program benefits from Ruddell Auto donation
2018 Community Partner Grants

2018 Community Partner Grants

The Port of Port Angeles Board of Commissioners selected 22 projects to…

  • Feb 15th, 2018
2018 Community Partner Grants

Appointment of Clallam County Treasurer

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners, having acted in accordance with the…

  • Jan 30th, 2018
Clallam County Board of Health approves new secure medicine return policy

Clallam County Board of Health approves new secure medicine return policy

PORT ANGELES, WA – The Clallam County Board of Health voted unanimously…

  • Dec 14th, 2017
Clallam County Board of Health approves new secure medicine return policy
County Advisory Boards and Committee Vacancies

County Advisory Boards and Committee Vacancies

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners announces openings on Advisory Boards and…

  • Nov 16th, 2017
County Advisory Boards and Committee Vacancies
WA COAST WORKS NEWS: Sustainable Small Businesses Awards Announced

WA COAST WORKS NEWS: Sustainable Small Businesses Awards Announced

The third annual Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition rewarded entrepreneurs…

  • Nov 15th, 2017
WA COAST WORKS NEWS: Sustainable Small Businesses Awards Announced
Community Activities

Community Activities

Blood Drive The Forks Elks Lodge, 941 Merchant Road, will host a…

  • Nov 10th, 2017
Community Activities
The former college building being purchased by the Hoh Tribe sits on the site of the former Arts Place Tavern, Lefler’s General Store, and Forks Boot and Shoe and the corner section of the building once was home to Paul’s Serve-U, A &A Electronics, and Fun Fashions to name a few! Photo Christi Baron

Hoh Tribe to purchase former college site

The Department of Enterprise Services, Real Estate Services (RES) conducted a public…

  • Oct 26th, 2017
The former college building being purchased by the Hoh Tribe sits on the site of the former Arts Place Tavern, Lefler’s General Store, and Forks Boot and Shoe and the corner section of the building once was home to Paul’s Serve-U, A &A Electronics, and Fun Fashions to name a few! Photo Christi Baron
Child Passenger Safety Technician Class

Child Passenger Safety Technician Class

Clallam County Health and Human Services in conjunction with Safe Kids Worldwide,…

  • Oct 25th, 2017
Child Passenger Safety Technician Class
Hoh Tribe takes steps to close the Digital Divide

Hoh Tribe takes steps to close the Digital Divide

The Hoh Indian Tribe recently selected Native Network to complete a Broadband…

  • Sep 20th, 2017
Hoh Tribe takes steps to close the Digital Divide
Port recognizes Calhoun’s contributions

Port recognizes Calhoun’s contributions

West End resident John Calhoun was surprised at last Wednesday’s Chamber of…

  • Sep 15th, 2017
Port recognizes Calhoun’s contributions
North Olympic Library System offers Fine Amnesty Program

North Olympic Library System offers Fine Amnesty Program

From Friday, Sept. 15, through Saturday, Sept. 30, all four branches of…

  • Sep 14th, 2017
North Olympic Library System offers Fine Amnesty Program

Clallam County Historical Society’s Annual Garage Sale

The Clallam County Historical Society’s annual garage sale is just around the…

  • Aug 24th, 2017
Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights

Relay For Life of Forks Aug. 4, 6-11 p.m. Relay For Life…

  • Jul 27th, 2017
Friday Night Lights
Lavender drying in the California operation. The same process is used here. Submitted photo

Life with Lavender

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor When Gayle Mousis and Terry Penrose…

  • Jul 27th, 2017
Lavender drying in the California operation. The same process is used here. Submitted photo
EDC Town Hall Meeting

EDC Town Hall Meeting

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor In an effort to do more…

  • Jul 27th, 2017
EDC Town Hall Meeting
‘Second Chances’ lends medical equipment

‘Second Chances’ lends medical equipment

Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest (SIORF) has embarked on a…

  • Jul 13th, 2017
‘Second Chances’ lends medical equipment
FORKS EDC CLALLAM TOWN HALL MEETING ANNOUNCED

FORKS EDC CLALLAM TOWN HALL MEETING ANNOUNCED

The Clallam Economic Development Corporation (EDC) has announced an opportunity for Forks…

  • Jul 6th, 2017
FORKS EDC CLALLAM TOWN HALL MEETING ANNOUNCED
Merrill in his beekeeper’s protective gear and a box works to round up the buzzing mass. Submitted Photos

Bees swarm at First Federal

The First Federal parking lot in Forks was all abuzz last Wednesday,…

  • Jul 5th, 2017
Merrill in his beekeeper’s protective gear and a box works to round up the buzzing mass. Submitted Photos
MamaBear Boutique opens

MamaBear Boutique opens

Hello, my name is Crystal Calloway but you can call me MamaBear.…

  • Jun 28th, 2017
MamaBear Boutique opens
Small Business Development Center

Small Business Development Center

If you are thinking of opening a business and need a little…

  • Jun 28th, 2017
Small Business Development Center
New General Manager Quileute Tribe

New General Manager Quileute Tribe

By Emily Foster Editor, Talking Raven The position of general manager for…

  • Jun 15th, 2017
New General Manager Quileute Tribe
Soroptimists Scholarships

Soroptimists Scholarships

The Violet Richardson Award recognizes young women between the ages of 14-17…

  • May 24th, 2017
Soroptimists Scholarships
Soroptimists Award Night

Soroptimists Award Night

The Ruby Award honors women who, through their professional or personal efforts,…

  • May 24th, 2017
Soroptimists Award Night
Let’s fully fund our public schools and give small businesses real tax relief

Let’s fully fund our public schools and give small businesses real tax relief

by Rep. Mike Chapman We face a choice here in Washington state:…

  • May 2nd, 2017
Let’s fully fund our public schools and give small businesses real tax relief
Forks City Council says,‘Forks Police Department will not be eliminated’

Forks City Council says,‘Forks Police Department will not be eliminated’

Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor The Forks City Council meeting got underway…

  • Apr 25th, 2017
Forks City Council says,‘Forks Police Department will not be eliminated’