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Take advantage of the medical loan closet

Editor’s note: Last week I updated on the Medical Loan Closet …I…

  • Sep 10th, 2021

 

September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month is observed each September to raise awareness about steps…

  • Sep 10th, 2021

 

Help rural caregivers connect to a new online workshop

Are you a stressed caregiver for someone with memory loss? A free…

  • Sep 2nd, 2021

 

Commissioner Bill Peach riding past the Sol Duc River. Photo Jesse Major

Sea to Sound illustrates accessibility of ODT

Clallam, Jefferson commissioners join in on wheelchairs By Keith Thorpe Olympic Peninsula…

  • Sep 1st, 2021
Commissioner Bill Peach riding past the Sol Duc River. Photo Jesse Major

Tourism Marketing Project Grant funds available

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau (OPVB) is seeking applications for qualified tourism…

  • Aug 26th, 2021

Honor those who give with Community Service Award

Nominations due Sept. 7 Interesting times make interesting heroes, and few times…

  • Aug 20th, 2021
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Best Friends Animal Society urges adoptions in wake of post-pandemic shelter challenges

Declining adoptions in 2021, coupled with staff shortages and reduced operations are…

  • Aug 12th, 2021
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FCH: You and Your HealthNew Delta Variant of COVID-19 Sparks Worry

New cases of COVID-19 in Washington State are being seen in a…

  • Aug 5th, 2021

Why we live here …

By Christi Baron A few weeks ago I was interviewed by a…

  • Jul 28th, 2021

Timber thief convicted following 6-day trial

The lead defendant in a scheme to steal maple wood that resulted…

  • Jul 28th, 2021
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FHS class of 2021 Scholarships and Plans

EMILY GRACE ADAMS - Parents Tim and Jen Adams Emily will continue…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
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Clallam Bay 2021 Grads

Jada Lee Clemmons Parents: Tara Hergert and Richard Clemmons. Plans after Graduation:…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
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Neah Bay grads – scholarships and plans

Elijah Buckingham: (Parents: Joshua & Lorene Buckingham) plans on joining the workforce.…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
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Hospital administrators and staff joined Soroptimist members at 2nd Chances on Spartan Avenue as the store gets ready to open under new management. Photo Christi Baron

Second Chances Grand re-opening

It is with great pleasure Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest…

  • Jul 8th, 2021
Hospital administrators and staff joined Soroptimist members at 2nd Chances on Spartan Avenue as the store gets ready to open under new management. Photo Christi Baron

Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County (VHOCC) is continuing its series of workshops,…

  • Jun 24th, 2021

I AM

Class of 2021 Graduation Speech By Cheryl Archibald A month or so…

  • Jun 24th, 2021

GOVERNOR INSLEE PROCLAIMS ALZHEIMER’S AND BRAIN AWARENESS MONTH

WHEREAS, Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia, is a progressive…

  • Jun 19th, 2021
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Retirement Party for Patty Vaughan

After 46 years of teaching at the Forks High School, Patty Vaughan…

  • Jun 19th, 2021
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Pastor George Williams. Photo Christi Baron

THEIR MANY LIVES FOR OUR LIBERTY MEMORIAL DAY MESSAGE

Editor’s note - I was asked by some who attended the Memorial…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
Pastor George Williams. Photo Christi Baron
“This piece was inspired by my all-time favorite artist, The Weeknd. Specifically, this drawing is paying tribute to the album ‘Kissland’ as this drawing is based on a picture used to promote Kissland back in 2013.” David Avalos-Martinez

PC Student Art Exhibition winners named

The 2021 Peninsula College Student Art Exhibition features 36 artworks composed from…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
“This piece was inspired by my all-time favorite artist, The Weeknd. Specifically, this drawing is paying tribute to the album ‘Kissland’ as this drawing is based on a picture used to promote Kissland back in 2013.” David Avalos-Martinez
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Monday Musicale announces Scholarships

Monday Musicale is pleased to announce the winners of its annual music…

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
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Soroptimist International of Olympic Rain Forest announces 2021 Scholarship Winners

Soroptimist International of Olympic Rain Forest is pleased to announce 19 students…

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
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“Americanism”

The Forks Amerian Legion Post #106 is pleased to announce this year’s…

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
Emily Adams

Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone

When you lose a loved one, or are preparing to be alone,…

  • May 26th, 2021
Clam diggers flocked to beaches south of Moclips Monday, May 17 for a chance to capture a limit of Razor Clams along the Pacific Ocean beaches. Clam diggers were many but then so were the clams as is evident here with all the dug holes and sportsmen. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

WDFW approves more razor clam digging days at Mocrocks Beach

Shellfish managers have approved more days of razor clam digging at Mocrocks…

  • May 26th, 2021
Clam diggers flocked to beaches south of Moclips Monday, May 17 for a chance to capture a limit of Razor Clams along the Pacific Ocean beaches. Clam diggers were many but then so were the clams as is evident here with all the dug holes and sportsmen. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
Training for new volunteers includes class time.

CCFPD #1 and Swift Water Rescue Training

Clallam County Fire Protection District #1 currently has six new recruits who…

  • May 21st, 2021
Training for new volunteers includes class time.
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Reservations for Hoh Rain Forest Campground now available online

Reservations for the peak season at the Hoh Campground in Olympic National…

  • May 21st, 2021
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Maskless on the Peninsula

Vaccine opens the door By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group PORT…

  • May 21st, 2021
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FHS Teachers… Thank you for inspiring, caring, listening, guiding and shaping our future

Heart of A Teacher by Paula J. Fox The child arrives like…

  • May 14th, 2021
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Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone

When you lose a loved one or are preparing to be alone,…

  • May 14th, 2021
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Seventy -five pavers available

If you thought you had missed out then you are in luck.…

  • May 14th, 2021
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A Look Back …this week in the Forks Forum

I remember Grandma Ford For Mother’s Day 1960 Forks Forum columnist Grace…

  • May 6th, 2021
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Beach Cleanups …Why do we sort and count and report?

By Nancy Messmer Washington Clean Coast Alliance Steering Committee Clallam Bay Sekiu Lions…

  • Apr 29th, 2021
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Forest Officials remind visitors of spring conditions and continued high use

As weather continues to warm Forest officials are reminding visitors of potentially…

  • Apr 15th, 2021
C. Edward Cone outside his cabin near Mora, WA, in the 1930s. Olson Family photo

C. Edward Cone …West End Pioneer

By Christi Baron The West End of Clallam County has been home…

  • Apr 20th, 2021
C. Edward Cone outside his cabin near Mora, WA, in the 1930s. Olson Family photo

VHOCC online grief support group starts April 13

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County (VHOCC) announces an online grief support group,…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
Captures for European green crab were down across the North Olympic Peninsula with only three found in Dungeness. Resource managers there plan to trap in April and May and if none are captured they’ll turn to a monthly monitoring system. Photo courtesy of USFWS

Invasive green crab numbers dwindle in Dungeness

Neah Bay resource managers to further research this summer with video By…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
Captures for European green crab were down across the North Olympic Peninsula with only three found in Dungeness. Resource managers there plan to trap in April and May and if none are captured they’ll turn to a monthly monitoring system. Photo courtesy of USFWS

Update: Salmonellosis outbreak in wild birds

A drop in the number of reports of sick or dead birds…

  • Apr 2nd, 2021
Dragonfly in Midair by Emily Matthiessen

Tidepools Magazine announces 2021 winners

Tidepools Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 art…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Dragonfly in Midair by Emily Matthiessen