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Forks Police-Fire-Ambulance Calls

April 8 Medical Elterich St., traffic hazard Pleasant St., vehicle accident Hwy…

  • Apr 18th, 2019

 

Easter Weekend ActivitiesEgg Hunts, Breakfast photos with the Easter Bunny

Hoppy Easter Raffle Basket Eladia Stansbury, who is earning her bronze badge…

  • Apr 18th, 2019

 

Tommy Cook Jr Sentenced to 78 months in Prison

On June 28, 2018, at around 5:30 AM, detectives with the Olympic…

  • Apr 18th, 2019

 

Peninsula College Board of Trustees meets in Forks

The Peninsula College Board of Directors met in Forks on April 9.…

  • Apr 18th, 2019

Sign-up for Beach Clean-up!

In our very exciting, not boring, West End … we are excited…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
Washington Coast Clean-up is Saturday, April 20, see the schedule on how to sign-up!

Rainfest 2019

April 19 – 27 Forks, Washington and Coast Beaches All events are…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
Washington Coast Clean-up is Saturday, April 20, see the schedule on how to sign-up!

FHS and Jr. High Drama Clubs to present “The Addams Family” Musical

In the kooky, upside-down world of the Addams Family, to be sad…

  • Apr 17th, 2019
In this photo Sarge’s Attic, Camp Sol Duc, Sarge’s Farmstand, all along Sol Duc Way and in the background Sarge’s Place on Ash Avenue.

Studium Event at Forks Campus

Cheri Tinker, president and executive director of the North Olympic Regional Veteran’s…

  • Apr 17th, 2019
In this photo Sarge’s Attic, Camp Sol Duc, Sarge’s Farmstand, all along Sol Duc Way and in the background Sarge’s Place on Ash Avenue.

Forks Police-Fire-Ambulance calls

March 31 DUI-DWI N. Forks Ave., injured animal E. Division St., Criminal…

  • Apr 11th, 2019

NOLS and Olympic National Park to offer sixth season of Poetry Walks

This spring the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is teaming up with…

  • Apr 11th, 2019

Upcoming Evening Talk: 2019 Wild Steelhead Review Series continues:

By Frank Hanson “An evening with Bill and John McMillan,” Thursday, April…

  • Apr 11th, 2019

Court Report

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

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Caspar Babypants.

Community Announcements

Preparedness Meeting The next meeting of the West Jefferson County Emergency Preparedness…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Caspar Babypants.

Author details peninsula media history in new book

Longtime residents of the West End of the Olympic Peninsula have lived…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Author Kris M. Smith with Carolyn and DeForest Kelley, 1991

Bones McCoy’s Former PA Will Headline Upcoming Forks Rain Con

Pacific NW Author Kris M Smith will inspire attendees to dream big…

  • Apr 10th, 2019
Author Kris M. Smith with Carolyn and DeForest Kelley, 1991

Enjoy Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show at Forks’ Rainfest Celebration in April

The County Register The 19th Annual Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show,…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Grady, Raelee, Emery and Jack. Submitted photo

FJHS March Students of the Month

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

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Grady, Raelee, Emery and Jack. Submitted photo

WDFW seeks input on proposed rules for fishing guide industry

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Maypole fighting!

Community Announcements

Pie Sale! The Forks Hospital Foundation will be holding a pie sale…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Maypole fighting!
Paul Bialkowsky speaking and Matt Comisky looking on as the two spoke to about 25 people at the ONRC last Tuesday evening. They shared the purpose, key goals and mission of the Olympic Peninsula Collaborative. Photo by Christi Baron

Collaborative update at ONRC

Almost four years since its official launch by Representative Derek Kilmer and…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Paul Bialkowsky speaking and Matt Comisky looking on as the two spoke to about 25 people at the ONRC last Tuesday evening. They shared the purpose, key goals and mission of the Olympic Peninsula Collaborative. Photo by Christi Baron

FPD Calls for Service

March 25 Civil Shearer St., junk vehicle Danielson Rd., suspicious person/vehicle G…

  • Apr 4th, 2019

Hobucket House

By Cheri Tinker, Executive Director North Olympic Regional Veteran’s Housing Network opened…

  • Apr 3rd, 2019

Community Announcements

VFW Spring Fling Bazaar Vendors are wanted for the upcoming VFW Spring…

  • Mar 28th, 2019

FPD Daily Calls For Service

March 18 Medical 1750 Calawah Way, medical/mental Shuwah Rd., warrant attempt Merchant…

  • Mar 28th, 2019

2019 European Green Crab trapping on the Makah Reservation

The Makah Fisheries Management Department is once again soliciting for volunteers to…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
At last Saturday’s Folks For Change meeting, the League of Women Voters of Clallam County gave a one-hour presentation and Question and Answer session for the group. Photo Dave Youngberg

League of Women Voters meet in Forks

By Berlinda James Folks for Change hosted the Clallam County League of…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
At last Saturday’s Folks For Change meeting, the League of Women Voters of Clallam County gave a one-hour presentation and Question and Answer session for the group. Photo Dave Youngberg
Submitted Photo

Forks Soroptimist members attend annual meeting

On Saturday, Feb. 23, eleven Soroptimists from Forks joined 50 other Soroptimist…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
Submitted Photo
Olympic Sporting Goods’ ex-Spartans Kasey Ulin (left) and DJ Huggins look on while another ex-Spartan Jordan Justus drives the key Sunday during the Nate Crippen Memorial Basketball Tournament in Forks. The Olympic Sporting Goods defeated Black Diamond Electric 69-61 to take the championship. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Nate Crippen Tournament

By Rick Gooding What a great weekend of hoops!! Teams traveled into…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
Olympic Sporting Goods’ ex-Spartans Kasey Ulin (left) and DJ Huggins look on while another ex-Spartan Jordan Justus drives the key Sunday during the Nate Crippen Memorial Basketball Tournament in Forks. The Olympic Sporting Goods defeated Black Diamond Electric 69-61 to take the championship. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
The Beaver Leader building at Sappho, ca. 1890. William Sparks and his wife Betty ran the business and were later joined by Peter Sparks, William’s brother. (Bert Kellogg Collection of the North Olympic Library System)

Author details peninsula media history in new book

Longtime residents of the West End of the Olympic Peninsula have lived…

  • Mar 28th, 2019
The Beaver Leader building at Sappho, ca. 1890. William Sparks and his wife Betty ran the business and were later joined by Peter Sparks, William’s brother. (Bert Kellogg Collection of the North Olympic Library System)

FPD Daily Calls for Service

March 10 Suspicious person/vehicle Founders Way, suspicious person/vehicle 2nd Ave., medical Founders…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

Community Announcements

Folks for Change hosts presentation Folks for Change will be hosting a…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

Upcoming Evening Talk: “2019 Wild Steelhead Review” Opening Series with Trey Combs and John Aho

By Frank Hanson When: Friday, March 22 at 7 p.m. Where: at…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

Operations research in support of forest management on the Olympic Peninsula

By Sándor F. Tóth, University of Washington, Seattle Education and Outreach, UW/…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

An amazing weekend and other news

If the founding fathers of the Quillayute Valley Scholarship Fund/Auction were around…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

SHERIFF’S OFFICE ALSO BUMPSTOCK RETURN LOCATION

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Washington State Patrol (WSP)…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

Evening Talk: Breeding Land Birds of the Olympic Peninsula

By Frank Hanson The next Evening Talk at the ONRC will be…

  • Mar 14th, 2019
A boat full of garbage!

OPGA River clean -up

On Saturday, Feb. 23, the Olympic Peninsula Guides’ Association (OPGA) hosted its…

  • Mar 14th, 2019
A boat full of garbage!
Jennifer Pelikan caseworker for Sarge’s Place speaks with several of Senator Patty Murray’s staff members Chelsea Clayton, King County Director of Veterans Affairs, (In black) across from her is Colleen Bryan, Kitsap and Olympic Peninsula Director for Murray, as Cheri Tinker Executive Director of Sarge’s Place looks on.

Senator Murray Staff visit Sarge’s Place

Senator Patty Murray staffers made the trip to Forks last Wednesday to…

  • Mar 14th, 2019
Jennifer Pelikan caseworker for Sarge’s Place speaks with several of Senator Patty Murray’s staff members Chelsea Clayton, King County Director of Veterans Affairs, (In black) across from her is Colleen Bryan, Kitsap and Olympic Peninsula Director for Murray, as Cheri Tinker Executive Director of Sarge’s Place looks on.

Community Announcements

Folks for Change hosts presentation Folks for Change will be hosting a…

  • Mar 15th, 2019

Forks Daily Calls for Service

March 5 Patrols Hwy 101 N., Haz-Mat incident Camas Ave., info Leyendecker…

  • Mar 15th, 2019