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

  • Jun 24th, 2021

Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone

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

  • Jun 24th, 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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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
“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
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
Emily Adams

“Americanism”

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

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
Emily Adams

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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Monday Musicale announces Scholarships

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

  • Jun 2nd, 2021
Katherine
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

Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone

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

  • May 26th, 2021
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.

Maskless on the Peninsula

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

  • May 21st, 2021
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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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Seventy -five pavers available

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

  • 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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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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Grandma Ford

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
Grandma Ford
Tides

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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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

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
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

VHOCC online grief support group starts April 13

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

  • Apr 8th, 2021

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
The House of Representatives convenes to honor Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with HR 4602, Jan. 21, 2019.

Washington state’s only Native American lawmaker cuts a path in Olympia

By Patric Haerle Washington State Journal Debra Lekanoff always makes sure to…

  • Mar 17th, 2021
The House of Representatives convenes to honor Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with HR 4602, Jan. 21, 2019.

Join the Nation…Thank A Vietnam Veteran

For those who may not be aware, The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition…

  • Mar 17th, 2021
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March is National Pet Poison Prevention Month

Keep Your Pets Safe with Tips from Best Friends Animal Society By…

  • Mar 12th, 2021
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Coast Guard promotes official boating safety app for PNW mariners

The Coast Guard is promoting a mobile application to assist with maritime…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
DAR Award winner Ivan Cortani. Submitted photo

Michael Trebert announces Five National Awards at the Annual “George Washington” Tea

The local Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is announcing…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
DAR Award winner Ivan Cortani. Submitted photo

Suicide prevention team idea moves forward

• Next stop for bill is appropriations By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News…

  • Feb 26th, 2021

The importance of women’s heart health

According to the American Heart Association, “Every minute in the United States,…

  • Feb 18th, 2021

New suicide review team proposed

By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating a…

  • Feb 12th, 2021

Heart Valve Disease

National Heart Valve Awareness Day is February 22. As many as 11…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Clallam Bay Sekiu Lions assist /advise high school students with beach cleanup and data reporting

By Nancy Messmer This month, Molly Scofield, Port Angeles High School ASB…

  • Feb 7th, 2021
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Continuing Sustainable Agriculture Initiative on the West End

Submitted by Roy Morris and Nancy Messmer Friends of Hoko River State…

  • Jan 28th, 2021
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Social Security News

Your Newborn and their Social Security Number Getting your newborn a Social…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
Young Quaker Stokes,

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

By Chigger Stokes Special to the Forks Forum On Monday, Jan. 18,…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
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Archibald named to Dean’s List at Gonzaga University

West End resident Scott Archibald has earned placement on the Gonzaga University…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
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Fun and imaginative books for children — Especially for those with any learning disability

This set of two books with 15 original stories are beautifully illustrated…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
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