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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Clallam County Board of Commissioners announced on Oct. 6, its participation and…

  • Oct 15th, 2020

 

Forks schools ‘trailblazers’ as districts reopen

In-person teaching phased in for most By Rob Ollikainen Two Clallam County…

  • Oct 15th, 2020

 

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OPAS Virtual Book Group: The Genius of Birds

On Tuesday, Oct. 27, from 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. the public…

  • Oct 15th, 2020

 

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Court Report Aug. – Sept.

The following people were fined $0 and/or received jail sentences when they…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Caring Place Walk-a-Thon

Caring Place Pregnancy Resource Center Fall fundraiser ‘We Care Walk-a-thon’ now running…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Nancy with Molly, and Tanner who came to the Cleanup and spent extra time in the tedious task of sorting debris, and identifying it piece by piece for a tally and reporting.

Volunteers gather debris and report it

All over the world, even in a pandemic, individuals and small groups…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
Nancy with Molly, and Tanner who came to the Cleanup and spent extra time in the tedious task of sorting debris, and identifying it piece by piece for a tally and reporting.

Census could shift Clallam County districts

By Rob Ollikainen Olympic Peninsula News Group Boundaries between Clallam County commissioner…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
It will be a Festival of Wreaths this year.

SIORF Festival of Trees auction to go online

Soroptimist International is in the planning stages for our 25th Anniversary of…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
It will be a Festival of Wreaths this year.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge continues online.

Community Announcements

SIORF Wreath Sale Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest wreath and…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge continues online.
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La Push Beach Trail 2 bridge removal, replacement

Collaborative effort with Olympic National Park, The Quileute Nation and Mt Olympus…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Breast Cancer Risk Factors

FCH - Ask an Expert “Are there risk factors associated with breast…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Masked students await the opening of the door to the Forks Junior High school Monday, Oct. 5 for the first day of school held in the building since last spring’s school classes. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

QVSD Schools re-open

Forks High School staff and administration sent an email and phone message…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
Masked students await the opening of the door to the Forks Junior High school Monday, Oct. 5 for the first day of school held in the building since last spring’s school classes. Photos by Lonnie Archibald
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#WeCareWalkaThon

Fall Fundraiser for The Caring Place, Pregnancy Resource Center Sponsored by Forks…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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National White Cane Safety Day October 15, 2020

By Gloria Riley “Itty Bitty Guide for Adult Vision Loss” According to…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Daily Calls for Service Sept. 28 – Oct 4

Sept. 28 Threats S. Forks Ave., patrols Spartan Ave., civil Elk Corner…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Morning distribution at Heaven’s Kingdom Christian School in San Lorenzo.

Share the wonder and meaning of Christmas

Operation Christmas Child, even in a pandemic, is still going strong. We…

  • Oct 1st, 2020
Morning distribution at Heaven’s Kingdom Christian School in San Lorenzo.

Community Announcements

Bogachiel Garden Club Plant Sale BGC will hold a Fall Plant Sale…

  • Oct 1st, 2020

Daily Calls for Service Sept. 21 – 27

Sept. 21 Suspicious person Founders Way, medical Founders Way, medical Founders Way,…

  • Oct 1st, 2020
The Tillicum Park Flag Pole project was spearheaded by the Forks Lions Club with participation from the City of Forks and the Lloyd J. Allen Charitable Trust Fund, which made a substantial donation to the project. The Flag Pole Dedication Ceremony took place on April 27, 2019. This photo of the flag was taken on May 22, 2020, by Berlinda James.

Forks Lions reach out to the community for flag support

Forks Lions club assumes financial responsibility for maintaining fresh, new flags on…

  • Sep 30th, 2020
The Tillicum Park Flag Pole project was spearheaded by the Forks Lions Club with participation from the City of Forks and the Lloyd J. Allen Charitable Trust Fund, which made a substantial donation to the project. The Flag Pole Dedication Ceremony took place on April 27, 2019. This photo of the flag was taken on May 22, 2020, by Berlinda James.

Retiring Judge Rohrer Reflects on 20 years at Clallam County Courts

Judge Erik Rohrer was sworn in as a judge on January 31,…

  • Sep 28th, 2020
Olympic Theater 1937

Olympic Theater history and memories ….

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor This week marks the 10th anniversary…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020
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Community Announcements

Red Yarn Virtual Performance The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites you…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

Olympic Peninsula Environmental Activist Award

Actually, Denis has been a lifetime activist. Way back before there was…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

State awards $18 million in grants to recover salmon

The Salmon Recovery Funding Board has awarded $18 million in grants to…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

Clallam County seeks volunteers for various boards and committees

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners announces openings on Advisory Boards and…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

FCH – You and your health

What we know: According to Mayo Clinic, face masks combined with other…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

FPD Daily Calls for service Sept. 14-20

Sept. 14 Civil Hammer Way, civil Wentworth Rd., suspicious person Mora Rd.,…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

Soroptimist News

By Cathy Johnson Second Chances is thriving Soroptimist Second Chances Thrift store…

  • Sep 17th, 2020

Community Announcements

Campfire Ban Begins Sept.11 for Olympic National Park and Olympic National Forest…

  • Sep 17th, 2020

FPD – Daily calls for service

Sept. 7-13

  • Sep 17th, 2020
Technicians work to install the new equipment.

Forks Community Hospital and Clallam County Amateur Radio Club Gunderson Mountain Repeater Project

New installation will improve county-wide emergency management efforts

  • Sep 15th, 2020
Technicians work to install the new equipment.

Northwest Olympic Peninsula Fall opportunities

Coastal Clean-up

  • Sep 15th, 2020

Notice of access change to Rayonier properties

Cooler weather update

  • Sep 15th, 2020

Elwha River Casino plans expansion

Completion August 2021

  • Sep 15th, 2020

FCH – You and your health

Who needs the flu vaccine?

  • Sep 16th, 2020

Expect delays on US 101 Elwha River Bridge for routine inspection

Travelers using the U.S. Highway 101 Elwha River Bridge in Clallam County…

  • Sep 3rd, 2020

United Way announces Virtual Day of Caring Ideas and To-Go Bags

United Way of Clallam County (UWCC) is encouraging our community to get…

  • Sep 2nd, 2020

FTF Collection to re-open

The Forever Twilight in Forks Collection is reopening Friday, Sept. 4! As…

  • Sep 2nd, 2020
Some of the beautiful produce grown at Wild Forks Farm near Sappho. Submitted Photo

Land Trust to recognize Community Supported Agriculture as the 2020 Farmer of the Year at digital event on Wednesday, Sept. 30

As we all celebrate ‘Eat Local First’ this September, North Olympic Land…

  • Sep 2nd, 2020
Some of the beautiful produce grown at Wild Forks Farm near Sappho. Submitted Photo
A 19-year-old female was airlifted by a Life Flight Network helicopter at 10:15 a.m. Sunday morning from the Forks Hospital after a vehicle rolled over near Riverside and West Snider roads on Highway 101. Seven other occupants were in the vehicle. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

One car rollover injures eight

Driver airlifted

  • Aug 28th, 2020
A 19-year-old female was airlifted by a Life Flight Network helicopter at 10:15 a.m. Sunday morning from the Forks Hospital after a vehicle rolled over near Riverside and West Snider roads on Highway 101. Seven other occupants were in the vehicle. Photo by Lonnie Archibald