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Forks Community Hospital You and Your Health:

What to do should you do when you depend on electrically operated…

  • Jan 13th, 2022

 

Lake Crescent ferry.

2022 predictions

First, let’s take a look at my 2021 predictions …okay none of…

  • Jan 7th, 2022

 

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Trettevik graduates from WWU

Maya Trettevik graduated from Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA on Saturday, Dec.…

  • Dec 30th, 2021

 

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‘Twas the night before Christmas (Bigfoot version)

‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all down the street People were…

  • Dec 23rd, 2021
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FMS Honor Roll

Honor Roll Based On Year To Date GPA-Quarter 1 Eighth Grade Graduation…

  • Dec 15th, 2021
Grades 9-12.
Grades 9-12.

Term 1 FHS Honor Roll

Seniors Principal Award 4.0 Isabelle F. Cavill Hayden T. Queen Abigail R.…

  • Dec 15th, 2021
Grades 9-12.
Grades 9-12.
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How Dungeness crabs’ complex lifecycle will be affected by climate change

By Hannah Hickey UW News New research on the Pacific Northwest portion…

  • Dec 9th, 2021
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Outside the Clallam Bay Library residents wait to get water from a PUD water truck. Submitted Photo

NOLS partners with others to help with Clallam Bay water crisis

During the recent aftermath of the storm and damage to Clallam Bay’s…

  • Dec 2nd, 2021
Outside the Clallam Bay Library residents wait to get water from a PUD water truck. Submitted Photo
Brett Partridge winter 1996-1997.

A Busy Week …

Every year I always forget about this week before Thanksgiving …it is…

  • Nov 25th, 2021
Brett Partridge winter 1996-1997.
The new and modern Woodland in the snow around 1930.

Remembering the Woodland Hotel

As devastating as the fire of 1925 was to the downtown area…

  • Nov 17th, 2021
The new and modern Woodland in the snow around 1930.

The Monday-ist Monday ever

Monday’s are always stressful …but as the lights blinked several times Monday…

  • Nov 17th, 2021

Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council will meet virtually in November

The advisory council for Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary will meet virtually,…

  • Nov 10th, 2021

Washington’s caregivers struggle with added stress during COVID-19

For many of Washington’s more than 850,000 unpaid family caregivers, the COVID-19…

  • Nov 5th, 2021
Forks Avenue had some fun wrestlers handing out candy. Submitted Photo

Trick or Treat in Forks

By Elizabeth Graeme I am super excited about my first American Trick…

  • Nov 5th, 2021
Forks Avenue had some fun wrestlers handing out candy. Submitted Photo
Sasquatch The Legend store owner Laurie Hamilton with the big guy inside the newly opened store at 80 N. Forks Avenue. Photo Christi Baron

Move over Bella …Bigfoot is coming through

Are you a fan of Bigfoot aka Sasquatch? If you have driven…

  • Oct 29th, 2021
Sasquatch The Legend store owner Laurie Hamilton with the big guy inside the newly opened store at 80 N. Forks Avenue. Photo Christi Baron

Halloween: Red Cross offers safety steps as pandemic continues

Here are the top tips from the Red Cross for parents to…

  • Oct 29th, 2021
Spartan Cheerleader Elizabeth Graeme.

Go Spartans!

By Elizabeth Graeme My name is Elizabeth and I started cheerleading in…

  • Oct 30th, 2021
Spartan Cheerleader Elizabeth Graeme.
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Bat-killing fungus that causes white-nose syndrome continues to spread in Washington

An invasive fungus that causes white-nose syndrome, an often-fatal disease of hibernating…

  • Oct 21st, 2021
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WDFW seeks applicants for Fishing Guide Advisory Group

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is looking for applicants…

  • Oct 22nd, 2021
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October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

Best Friends Animal Society offers tips for finding the perfect pooch October…

  • Oct 14th, 2021
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On Oct. 7 SIORF celebrated the club's 100th Birthday. Gathering in person were Mary Anne Early, Cathy Harner, Carin Hirsch, Sharla Fraker, Diane Edward, Susie Brandelius, and Alena Friesz; attending via Zoom were Donna Blakeslee, Katie Krueger, Rosemary Sternbeck, Sarah Hanson (behind Diane) Sue Trettevik and Kelly. Not pictured Cathy Johnson. Submitted photos

Soroptimist celebrate 100 years

Soroptimist of the Olympic Rainforest recently celebrated 100 years of Soroptimists with…

  • Oct 14th, 2021
On Oct. 7 SIORF celebrated the club's 100th Birthday. Gathering in person were Mary Anne Early, Cathy Harner, Carin Hirsch, Sharla Fraker, Diane Edward, Susie Brandelius, and Alena Friesz; attending via Zoom were Donna Blakeslee, Katie Krueger, Rosemary Sternbeck, Sarah Hanson (behind Diane) Sue Trettevik and Kelly. Not pictured Cathy Johnson. Submitted photos
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Soroptimists: Celebrating 100 Years

Soroptimist Clubs all around the world are celebrating the 100th year of…

  • Sep 30th, 2021
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Single-use plastic bag ban begins Oct. 1 in WA

Washington’s ban on single-use plastic bags begins Oct. 1, 2021, after a…

  • Sep 30th, 2021
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Commissioner’s meetings return to Zoom

The Clallam County Commissioners have determined that due to the extremely high…

  • Sep 24th, 2021

Clallam County Lodging Tax Funding Application 2022 (1st Call)

Sept. 10, 2021 – The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee announces a 1st…

  • Sep 16th, 2021

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