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Forks Daily Calls for Service

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

  • Mar 15th, 2019

 

Community Announcements

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

  • Mar 15th, 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.

Senator Murray Staff visit Sarge’s Place

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

  • 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!

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 pie in the face … for $10! QVSA Auction this weekend

The year Jerry Leppell graduated from good old Forks High School the…

  • Mar 14th, 2019

“Transit Driver Appreciation Day” Proclaimed in Clallam County

Clallam Transit System’s governing Board has proclaimed Monday, March 18, 2019, as…

  • Mar 14th, 2019
Did you experience downed trees, limbs, etc. during the storms in December and the first part of 2019?

Storm Related Debris Burn Permit Applications Are Now Available

Pursuant to City Resolution No. 472, the City now has available the…

  • Mar 7th, 2019
Did you experience downed trees, limbs, etc. during the storms in December and the first part of 2019?

AG Ferguson answers frequently asked questions on Initiative 1639, sends letters to all 39 sheriffs

OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson has released a “Frequently Asked Questions”…

  • Mar 6th, 2019

Community Forest Concept Conversation- March 13

By Frank Hanson, Education and Outreach, UW/ ONRC Public Meeting: Community Forest…

  • Mar 7th, 2019

Community Announcements

Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest Invites Public to Informational Meeting…

  • Mar 7th, 2019

FPD Daily Calls For Service

Feb. 18 Civil Hwy 101 N., Welfare check Hwy 101 N., traffic…

  • Mar 7th, 2019
Keira Johnson, Kendall Marshall, Riley Smith and Payton Loushin. Submitted Photo

February FJHS Students of the Month

Keira Johnson is a 7th grader whose proud parents are Willy and…

  • Mar 7th, 2019
Keira Johnson, Kendall Marshall, Riley Smith and Payton Loushin. Submitted Photo
Last Tuesday Forks High School honored student who earned a 3.0 or better GPA for 2nd Term. They were served donuts, juice, and milk while enjoying 30 minutes of free time in the commons. Submitted Photo

FHS 2nd Term Honor Roll 2018-19

Seniors Principal Award 4.0 Doyle, Keli J. Lausche, Julia M. High Honor…

  • Mar 7th, 2019
Last Tuesday Forks High School honored student who earned a 3.0 or better GPA for 2nd Term. They were served donuts, juice, and milk while enjoying 30 minutes of free time in the commons. Submitted Photo
Forks medics work to remove the victim from a vehicle involved in a two-vehicle collision Friday, March 1 at approximately 2 p.m., 91-year-old Gene Spaulding was transferred to the Forks Hospital and was airlifted. This occurred at approximately at the junction of Highway 101 and Beaver Ave. Several law enforcement agencies were on the scene as well as Beaver Fire crews. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

Friday Afternoon Accident

Washington State Patrol reports that on Friday, March 1, 2019, at just…

  • Mar 1st, 2019
Forks medics work to remove the victim from a vehicle involved in a two-vehicle collision Friday, March 1 at approximately 2 p.m., 91-year-old Gene Spaulding was transferred to the Forks Hospital and was airlifted. This occurred at approximately at the junction of Highway 101 and Beaver Ave. Several law enforcement agencies were on the scene as well as Beaver Fire crews. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

Clallam Bay Sekiu Chamber Awards

The Clallam Bay-Sekiu Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards were presented at the…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Community Announcements

School Band Concert On Tuesday, March 5, the Jr. High, High School…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Court Report

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

  • Feb 26th, 2019
The turnout was great for the Family First Aid Night.

Third Annual Family First Aid Night

By Rebecca Schwartz The third annual Family First Aid Night was a…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
The turnout was great for the Family First Aid Night.

Forks Jr. High Honor Roll Breakfast

Seventh and eighth-grade students were honored with the annual Honor Roll Breakfast…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

PC STUDENT DRAMA PRODUCTION “OPIOIDS” SPOTLIGHTS HOPE AMID CRISIS

For one quarter each year, students in Peninsula College’s drama program collaborate…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Property tax statements sent to Jefferson County residents – Notice a new look

Property owners can expect to see property tax statements in their mailbox…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
Forks Police Chief Micheal Rowley and VFW member Mike McCracken, seen here, and Forks volunteer firemen Izaak Manuel and Reece Depew filled several boots with donations during a fundraiser Sunday for the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument. Photo Christi Baron

Fill the Boot Fundraiser

Gold Star Families Memorial Monument committee members Michael Rowley and Mike McCracken…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
Forks Police Chief Micheal Rowley and VFW member Mike McCracken, seen here, and Forks volunteer firemen Izaak Manuel and Reece Depew filled several boots with donations during a fundraiser Sunday for the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument. Photo Christi Baron

Code enforcement in Clallam County

The county now has more bite in its bark when it comes…

  • Feb 22nd, 2019

New book on PNW food/medicinal plants

Have you ever eaten a Giant Horsetail? or smelled the heavenly scent…

  • Feb 22nd, 2019

WSDOT update on Elwha Bridge and other projects

Steve Roark, Asst. Regional Administrator with WSDOT told a packed Forks Chamber…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

WDFW approves 7-day razor clam dig beginning Feb. 15

OLYMPIA – Razor clam diggers can return to various ocean beaches for…

  • Feb 14th, 2019

Pederson named to MSU-Northern’s Fall 2018 Semester Dean’s List

Congratulations to FHS graduate Brett Pederson. Pederson has been included in the…

  • Feb 15th, 2019
For last year’s Fun-a Day Lela Kriebel made these amazing little scenes inside sardine cans!! Come see what has been created this year!

Community announcements

FEMA training coming to Clallam Bay There will be a Community Emergency…

  • Feb 15th, 2019
For last year’s Fun-a Day Lela Kriebel made these amazing little scenes inside sardine cans!! Come see what has been created this year!

Red Yarn Concert

Join Red Yarn and his barnyard critters for a frolicking good time!…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

OPGA River Clean-Up and After Party

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

  • Feb 15th, 2019
RainCon is coming …

Community Announcements

Free Dance Lessons! Rainforest Council for the Arts will be sponsoring dance…

  • Feb 10th, 2019
RainCon is coming …

2018-2019 FJHS Honor Roll for 2nd Quarter

8Th Grade: Reyna E. Ayala-Weed Kaleb A. Blanton Emery R. Damron Zoie…

  • Feb 10th, 2019
City staff, department heads, and citizens gathered at the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting last Wednesday to hear the Mayors’ annual State of the City address, seen here left to right are Sr. Chief USCG Station Quillayute River Michael Carola, City of Forks Public Works Director Paul Hampton, Clerk/Treasurer Audrey Grafstrom, City Councilman Jon Preston, Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher, Juanita Weissenfels and Bill Brager city council members, Attorney/Planner Rod Fleck, and Forks Chief of Police Michael Rowley. Photo by Christi Baron

Forks Mayor shares State of the City

Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher gave his annual State of the City address…

  • Feb 10th, 2019
City staff, department heads, and citizens gathered at the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting last Wednesday to hear the Mayors’ annual State of the City address, seen here left to right are Sr. Chief USCG Station Quillayute River Michael Carola, City of Forks Public Works Director Paul Hampton, Clerk/Treasurer Audrey Grafstrom, City Councilman Jon Preston, Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher, Juanita Weissenfels and Bill Brager city council members, Attorney/Planner Rod Fleck, and Forks Chief of Police Michael Rowley. Photo by Christi Baron

FPD Daily Calls for Service

Jan. 28 Indecent exposure Tillicum Park, suspicious person/vehicle 6th and F St.,…

  • Feb 10th, 2019

Valentines Activities

Free Senior Luncheon This month’s Free Senior Luncheon at the Congregational Church,…

  • Feb 10th, 2019

Court Report

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

  • Feb 10th, 2019

Forks Chamber to present Best of 2018 Awards

You may have noticed or maybe you didn’t? But the Forks Chamber…

  • Feb 10th, 2019

History Tales presentation to feature the history of ‘Sapho’

Carol Evanoff and the other two current residents of Sappho will discuss…

  • Feb 1st, 2019
During the government shutdown, the Quillayute River was working to eat away the bank along the road to Rialto Beach.
                                Photos by John Leavitt

Winter operations at Olympic National Park set to resume

Staff have begun work to restore regular winter management

  • Feb 1st, 2019
During the government shutdown, the Quillayute River was working to eat away the bank along the road to Rialto Beach.
                                Photos by John Leavitt