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Henry Joseph Pomeroy Soha

Henry Joseph Pomeroy Soha

Henry Joseph Pomeroy Soha was born at Olympic Medical Center on April…

  • Apr 26th, 2019
Henry Joseph Pomeroy Soha
From left to right: Bike winners Mishel Martinez,Dema Martin-Mendoza, Elizabeth Ramirez-Jeronimo, Belinda Ramirez-Jeronimo. Photon Christi Baron

FIS Bike Winner’s Essays

Last week Forks Junior High Students, who did book reports to win…

  • Apr 26th, 2019
From left to right: Bike winners Mishel Martinez,Dema Martin-Mendoza, Elizabeth Ramirez-Jeronimo, Belinda Ramirez-Jeronimo. Photon Christi Baron
Aaron Peterson

Aaron Peterson

Aaron Peterson was born in Port Angeles at Olympic Healthcare on Wednesday,…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
Aaron Peterson
2018-2019 FJHS Honor Roll Quarter 3

2018-2019 FJHS Honor Roll Quarter 3

Bold* = 4.0 8Th Grade: Kaleb A. Blanton Emery R. Damron Luke…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
2018-2019 FJHS Honor Roll Quarter 3
Peninsula College students recognized

Peninsula College students recognized

Peninsula College has just released the names of students who made the…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
Peninsula College students recognized
Recipients were, from left, Nita Lynn, representing First Step Family Support Group programs in Sequim, Port Angeles, Forks, Neah Bay, Brinnon and Port Hadlock; Shauna Rogers, of Clallam-Jefferson Pro Bono Lawyers; Lori Brothers, of North Olympic Foster Parent Association; Jerry Enzenauer (behind Brothers), board chair for the Dungeness Homes low-income housing program in development in Sequim; Susan Hillgren, The Answer for Youth; Ann Simpson (behind Hillgren), Forks Abuse Program; Beth Walker and Catherine McKinney, Clallam Mosaic; Pastor Russ Britton (back row), Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church; Rebekah Miller, Peninsula Behavioral Health; and John Braasch, Voices for Veterans. Healthy Families of Clallam County also received a donation. Submitted photo

$9,500 donated to local nonprofits by Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church

Sequim’s Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church, which has raised thousands of dollars for…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Recipients were, from left, Nita Lynn, representing First Step Family Support Group programs in Sequim, Port Angeles, Forks, Neah Bay, Brinnon and Port Hadlock; Shauna Rogers, of Clallam-Jefferson Pro Bono Lawyers; Lori Brothers, of North Olympic Foster Parent Association; Jerry Enzenauer (behind Brothers), board chair for the Dungeness Homes low-income housing program in development in Sequim; Susan Hillgren, The Answer for Youth; Ann Simpson (behind Hillgren), Forks Abuse Program; Beth Walker and Catherine McKinney, Clallam Mosaic; Pastor Russ Britton (back row), Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church; Rebekah Miller, Peninsula Behavioral Health; and John Braasch, Voices for Veterans. Healthy Families of Clallam County also received a donation. Submitted photo
Community Easter weekend activities

Community Easter weekend activities

Annual Easter Egg Hunt Exciting plans are being made for the 39th…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Community Easter weekend activities

Maury and Betty Hull Scholarship

The Maury and Betty Hull Endowed Scholarship is available for 2019 graduates…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Red Cross has Online Course and App for Cat and Dog Owners

Red Cross has Online Course and App for Cat and Dog Owners

The Cat and Dog First Aid online course and Pet First Aid…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Red Cross has Online Course and App for Cat and Dog Owners
A Home in Forks, WA

A Home in Forks, WA

January 14, 1992, Tuesday Today I will get some guidance in a…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA
Genuine Pearl

Genuine Pearl

Editor’s note: with the passing of 106-year-old Forks resident Pearl Lucken I…

  • Mar 27th, 2019
Genuine Pearl
Seeing Through Probability

Seeing Through Probability

By Chiggers Stokes Special to The Forks Forum We all use probability…

  • Mar 15th, 2019
Seeing Through Probability
Partially-tamed elk, “Buttons,” fails to join wild herd, transported to new home at Woodland Park Zoo

Partially-tamed elk, “Buttons,” fails to join wild herd, transported to new home at Woodland Park Zoo

SELAH – Despite Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) managers’ best…

  • Mar 15th, 2019
Partially-tamed elk, “Buttons,” fails to join wild herd, transported to new home at Woodland Park Zoo
Cosplayer Alyse Ryan demonstrates the skills that can be found at her leather costuming table, to make an impression at the 2018 RainCon cosplay contest. Photo: Kenneth Turner, 2018.

Forks has its own Comicon – the second year

By Donna Barr The second annual Forks RainCon will take place June…

  • Mar 7th, 2019
Cosplayer Alyse Ryan demonstrates the skills that can be found at her leather costuming table, to make an impression at the 2018 RainCon cosplay contest. Photo: Kenneth Turner, 2018.
Bryce Tilton’s graduation photo 1945.

“Long foretold, long last. Short notice, soon passed.”

Obituaries … some families do them others choose not to, but what…

  • Mar 1st, 2019
Bryce Tilton’s graduation photo 1945.

Life Flight Network announces opening of Port Angeles, base serving Western Washington and Southeast Alaska

Life Flight Network, the largest not-for-profit air medical transport service in the…

  • Feb 28th, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA

A Home in Forks, WA

By Tom Groenewal January 2, 1992 Cool this morning in the low…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA
You and Your Health-FCH:Ask the Expert on Drug Interactions

You and Your Health-FCH:Ask the Expert on Drug Interactions

I have a cold. I want to take over the counter medications…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
You and Your Health-FCH:Ask the Expert on Drug Interactions
You and Your Health - FCH-Asking for help takes strength

You and Your Health – FCH-Asking for help takes strength

When you break your foot, you see a doctor or surgeon. If…

  • Feb 15th, 2019
You and Your Health - FCH-Asking for help takes strength
A Home in Forks, WA

A Home in Forks, WA

By Tom Groenewal Sunday, December 29, 1991 It is 7 a.m., still…

  • Feb 10th, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA
January Students of the Month

January Students of the Month

The Student of the Month project is sponsored by Soroptimist International of…

  • Feb 10th, 2019
January Students of the Month
Photo by Tanya Curtis

‘Blackbeard the Pirate’ takes the stage

Missoula Children’s Theater makes stop in Forks

  • Feb 1st, 2019
Photo by Tanya Curtis
A Home in Forks, WA

A Home in Forks, WA

By Tom Groenewal 1991 December 24 and 25 Christmas Eve and Christmas…

  • Feb 1st, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA
A Home in Forks, WA

A Home in Forks, WA

By Tom Groenewal December 22, 1991 Sunday I leave Forks on roads…

  • Jan 23rd, 2019
A Home in Forks, WA
Garden Club Tea-Love a Slug

Garden Club Tea-Love a Slug

What animal has one foot, one lung, and more teeth than a…

  • Jan 23rd, 2019
Garden Club Tea-Love a Slug
Operation Valentine

Operation Valentine

Drennan & Ford Funeral Home and Crematory has started its ninth annual…

  • Jan 18th, 2019
Operation Valentine
This is one of two houses Newbert and his sons built on the two homesteads, when completed it had 10 rooms.

The Newbert Homestead at Third Beach-1907

In the fall of 1907, Walter Edward Newbert moved his wife and…

  • Jan 11th, 2019
This is one of two houses Newbert and his sons built on the two homesteads, when completed it had 10 rooms.
FCH Ask an Expert: Colonoscopy

FCH Ask an Expert: Colonoscopy

“How many years should pass between colonoscopies?” Colonoscopy should be done at…

  • Jan 10th, 2019
FCH Ask an Expert: Colonoscopy
Strait Press: Media history of the North Olympic Peninsula

Strait Press: Media history of the North Olympic Peninsula

January Launch Events Book launches for Strait Press: A History of News…

  • Jan 2nd, 2019
Strait Press: Media history of the North Olympic Peninsula
You and Your Health: Smoking

You and Your Health: Smoking

Did you know…? The top 10 most common New Year’s Eve resolutions…

  • Dec 24th, 2018
You and Your Health: Smoking
Evalina Huggins

Evalina Huggins

Evalina Huggins was born at 2:27 a.m., at Olympic Medical Center in…

  • Dec 24th, 2018
Evalina Huggins
Ode to Ruth

Ode to Ruth

Many are aware of Ruth’s antics after the Seahawks lose, so in…

  • Dec 23rd, 2018
Ode to Ruth

Ask an Expert: at Forks Community Hospital

Forks Community Hospital received two questions last week. How does my prescription…

  • Dec 12th, 2018
You and Your Health

You and Your Health

Did you know…. Dec. 2-8 is National Handwashing Awareness Week. Clean hands…

  • Dec 6th, 2018
You and Your Health
‘Ask an Expert’ at Forks Community Hospital

‘Ask an Expert’ at Forks Community Hospital

I saw an advertisement for a pharmaceutical on the television. Why did…

  • Nov 29th, 2018
‘Ask an Expert’ at Forks Community Hospital
Forks mid-1990s looking north. Forks Forum Archives

A Home in Forks, WA

By Tom Groenewal December 14, 1991 December 14 Saturday A beautiful sunny…

  • Nov 22nd, 2018
Forks mid-1990s looking north. Forks Forum Archives
Remembering 55 years ago today

Remembering 55 years ago today

Today, Thursday, Nov.22 is Thanksgiving. If you are not reading this on…

  • Nov 22nd, 2018
Remembering 55 years ago today
Happy 5th anniversary to me!

Happy 5th anniversary to me!

The traditional fifth wedding anniversary gift is wood. I am not sure…

Happy 5th anniversary to me!
Elazar Benjamin Keeper

Elazar Benjamin Keeper

Elazar Benjamin Keeper was born at the Quintessential Birth Center on Sunday,…

  • Nov 14th, 2018
Elazar Benjamin Keeper
Audie Murphy on the cover of Life Magazine in 1945.

Well-deserved honors to our veterans

Henry Gunther of Baltimore, MD, died at one minute before the 11th…

  • Nov 8th, 2018
Audie Murphy on the cover of Life Magazine in 1945.