Life

Albert and Grace Fletcher in 1909 on their honeymoon, in front of the Hotel Forks …location near the stoplight today.

Old photos

Albert and Grace Fletcher in 1909 on their honeymoon, in front of…

  • Aug 13th, 2020
Albert and Grace Fletcher in 1909 on their honeymoon, in front of the Hotel Forks …location near the stoplight today.

Wildlife: The Cold Vanish

By Pat Neal It was another tough week in the news. A…

  • Aug 5th, 2020
Mora Campground

Mora Campground

With Local Tribes closing their lands to visitors because of COVID-19 and…

  • Aug 5th, 2020
Mora Campground
No see ums …but you feel ums!

Wildlife: A Buggy Time of Year

By Pat Neal We’d like to tell our tourist visitors that there…

  • Jul 30th, 2020
No see ums …but you feel ums!
Support Native Bees and Enjoy the Many Benefits

Support Native Bees and Enjoy the Many Benefits

By Melinda Myers Pollinators are responsible for about 75% of the food…

  • Jul 30th, 2020
Support Native Bees and Enjoy the Many Benefits
Memories of Shuwah School

Memories of Shuwah School

By Barney Klahn Shuwah School, District 24, located on the Gaydeski road,…

  • Jul 16th, 2020
Memories of Shuwah School
Wildlife: The Garden Diary

Wildlife: The Garden Diary

By Pat Neal It was the lettuce that convinced me to grow…

  • Jul 16th, 2020
Wildlife: The Garden Diary

4th of July Past …. a look back

So this year’s celebration was not the 4th of July that we…

  • Jul 10th, 2020
FHS 2020 Graduate’s Scholarships and Future Plans

FHS 2020 Graduate’s Scholarships and Future Plans

ELIZABETH MARIE ADAMS - Guardian - Tim and Jen Adams; Elizabeth has…

  • Jul 10th, 2020
FHS 2020 Graduate’s Scholarships and Future Plans
Some of the painted rock designs. Submitted Photos

OCC Rocks!

Olympic Corrections Center Correctional Officer Ronald (Ronny) Howell’s twelve-year-old granddaughter Riley started…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020
Some of the painted rock designs. Submitted Photos

FCH – Ask An Expert: Tanning

Will a base tan help me avoid sun damage? Is a tanning…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

Monday …Monday

Last Monday was not a good day, I was still dealing with…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

FCH – You and Your Health

Your Health Care Cannot Wait- Managing Diabetes is good for your health…

  • Jun 19th, 2020

Britney Dean of Forks named to Dean’s List at George Fox University

Britney Dean of Forks was among those who earned dean’s list recognition…

  • Jun 11th, 2020
Wildlife:

Wildlife:

Babes in the Woods By Pat Neal There is a certain tension…

  • Jun 11th, 2020
Wildlife:
Wildlife

Wildlife

The Camas Are Blooming By Pat Neal Captain Willian Clark of the…

  • Jun 4th, 2020
Wildlife

A Look Back …this week in the Forks Forum

1995 - Dry windy weather sparked a forest fire near Olympic Corrections…

  • Jun 4th, 2020

A Look Back: This Week in the Forks Forum

Twenty-five years ago - A tree controversy was front-page news this week…

  • May 27th, 2020

FCH: Ask an Expert: Masks and gloves?

I heard I should wear a mask in public, but not gloves.…

  • May 24th, 2020
QVSD continues student outreach

QVSD continues student outreach

Above, due to the school closures, free lunches were being handed out…

  • May 24th, 2020
QVSD continues student outreach
NOLS Board of Trustees appoints next director

NOLS Board of Trustees appoints next director

The Board of Trustees of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) has…

  • May 24th, 2020
NOLS Board of Trustees appoints next director
Wildlife: The Bridge

Wildlife: The Bridge

Driving south of Forks on Highway 101 can be an exciting experience…

  • May 24th, 2020
Wildlife: The Bridge
Remembering one of our own on Memorial Day

Remembering one of our own on Memorial Day

By Christi Baron This article was first published in May 2015 A…

  • May 24th, 2020
Remembering one of our own on Memorial Day

Groups form fund to help local farmers

Donations through Monday; requests due Tuesday

  • May 24th, 2020
Memorial Day

Memorial Day

In commemoration of the people who have died in service of the…

  • May 19th, 2020
Memorial Day
Forks gears up for new ‘Twilight’ book release

Forks gears up for new ‘Twilight’ book release

Decision expected Aug. 1 on whether September festival will go on

Forks gears up for new ‘Twilight’ book release
Celebrate Nurses

Celebrate Nurses

We have a Celebrate Nurses special section out now. Within this publications,…

  • May 14th, 2020
Celebrate Nurses
School districts weigh graduation options

School districts weigh graduation options

Virtual ceremonies, car parades among ideas

School districts weigh graduation options

Customer service available by phone at Clallam libraries

PORT ANGELES — The North Olympic Library System now is offering customer…

In this Oct. 23, 2019, photo, amateur botanist David Benscoter, of the Lost Apple Project, works in an orchard at an abandoned homestead near Genesee, Idaho. Benscoter and fellow amateur botanist EJ Brandt recently learned that their work in the fall of 2019 has led to the rediscovery of 10 apple varieties in the Pacific Northwest that were planted by long-ago pioneers and had been thought extinct. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)

10 pioneer-era apple types thought extinct found in US West

By Gillian Flaccus | Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — A team of…

  • Apr 24th, 2020
In this Oct. 23, 2019, photo, amateur botanist David Benscoter, of the Lost Apple Project, works in an orchard at an abandoned homestead near Genesee, Idaho. Benscoter and fellow amateur botanist EJ Brandt recently learned that their work in the fall of 2019 has led to the rediscovery of 10 apple varieties in the Pacific Northwest that were planted by long-ago pioneers and had been thought extinct. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
This April 10, 2020, photo shows Allison Sturm, Urban Farm Assistant, at the Urban Growers Collective farm in Chicago. The nonprofit teaches young kids and others to grow vegetables at eight urban farms around the city. While their spring educational programs are on hold due to rules on social distancing, Laurell Sims, the co-founder, said they are still focusing on food production and getting produce to families that need it. (Laurell Sims via AP)

Victory gardens connect Americans again

By Kristin M. Hall | The Associated Press During World War I,…

  • Apr 24th, 2020
This April 10, 2020, photo shows Allison Sturm, Urban Farm Assistant, at the Urban Growers Collective farm in Chicago. The nonprofit teaches young kids and others to grow vegetables at eight urban farms around the city. While their spring educational programs are on hold due to rules on social distancing, Laurell Sims, the co-founder, said they are still focusing on food production and getting produce to families that need it. (Laurell Sims via AP)
Blooming tulips

Blooming tulips

PORT ANGELES — Tulips come into bloom in planters at the Esplanade…

  • Apr 24th, 2020
Blooming tulips
Port Townsend Farmers Market opens Saturday with changes

Port Townsend Farmers Market opens Saturday with changes

Online ordering now available

Port Townsend Farmers Market opens Saturday with changes
Olympic National Park offers online activities

Olympic National Park offers online activities

Each day highlighted with a theme that explains an aspect of national parks

  • Apr 24th, 2020
Olympic National Park offers online activities
Online art show, ‘Earth: An Abstract,’ opens Saturday

Online art show, ‘Earth: An Abstract,’ opens Saturday

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center launches first virtual exhibit

  • Apr 17th, 2020
Online art show, ‘Earth: An Abstract,’ opens Saturday
Two Girls Waffle House, Alaska, the 1900s.

When restaurants close, Americans lose much more than a meal

By Rebecca L. Spang Professor of History and Director, Liberal Arts and…

  • Mar 25th, 2020
Two Girls Waffle House, Alaska, the 1900s.
Vote for Jaymi for Inked Magazine Covergirl

Vote for Jaymi for Inked Magazine Covergirl

Calling all Forks Facebookers local tattooed gal Jaymi Goetze is on a…

  • Mar 24th, 2020
Vote for Jaymi for Inked Magazine Covergirl
Former FES student accepted into Seattle’s prestigious Raisbeck Aviation High School

Former FES student accepted into Seattle’s prestigious Raisbeck Aviation High School

By Amy McIntyre Victor Perete McIntyre, known in Forks by his friends…

  • Mar 18th, 2020
Former FES student accepted into Seattle’s prestigious Raisbeck Aviation High School

Canceled or Cancelled … it’s all the same

Where to start …with the Governor’s recent Statewide Emergency Proclamation closing restaurants,…

  • Mar 18th, 2020
Forks Elks Lodge members Lynn Barnes left and Chuck Jennings far right with students Liam Miller, Christian Harding, and Xavier Soto who are representing third-grade classes at Forks Elementary. Submitted Photo

Elks Dictionary Project

Forks Elks Lodge #2524 Dictionary Project is an annual event that teachers…

  • Mar 13th, 2020
Forks Elks Lodge members Lynn Barnes left and Chuck Jennings far right with students Liam Miller, Christian Harding, and Xavier Soto who are representing third-grade classes at Forks Elementary. Submitted Photo