News

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

 

Olympic Theater 1937

Olympic Theater history and memories ….

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

  • 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

FCH – You and your health

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

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

Northwest Olympic Peninsula Fall opportunities

Coastal Clean-up

  • Sep 15th, 2020

Notice of access change to Rayonier properties

Cooler weather update

  • Sep 15th, 2020

Olympic Peninsula Environmental Activist Award

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

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

Community Announcements

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

  • Sep 23rd, 2020

FCH – You and your health

Who needs the flu vaccine?

  • Sep 16th, 2020

Community Announcements

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

  • Sep 17th, 2020

Soroptimist News

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

  • Sep 17th, 2020

Elwha River Casino plans expansion

Completion August 2021

  • Sep 15th, 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.

FPD – Daily calls for service

Sept. 7-13

  • Sep 17th, 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
Rosalie Preble has propagated plants from cuttings and other methods for more than 20 years. Join her Zoom presentation “Propagating Rhododendrons from Cuttings”, on Sept. 10 from noon to 1:00 p.m. to learn more about this topic. Submitted Photo

Community Announcements

Strait Sale canceled …Sign up for Beach Clean-up

  • Aug 28th, 2020
Rosalie Preble has propagated plants from cuttings and other methods for more than 20 years. Join her Zoom presentation “Propagating Rhododendrons from Cuttings”, on Sept. 10 from noon to 1:00 p.m. to learn more about this topic. Submitted Photo

FPD Daily Calls for Service

Calls Aug. 17 - Aug. 23

  • Aug 28th, 2020

Bruised but not defeated, outdoors guide is healing from injuries

He’s lost time — about 24 hours from before he was struck by a minivan

  • Aug 27th, 2020
Dawn with several of her beloved animals.

Equine incident sends woman to Harborview

Dawn Tyson now home recovering

  • Aug 27th, 2020
Dawn with several of her beloved animals.

Outlook for K-12 West End Schools

All West End Schools to open virtually

  • Aug 28th, 2020

Court Report Aug. 3 and 6

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

  • Aug 21st, 2020

Arcora Foundation Grants will help 17 tribes address Coronavirus impacts

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to have a major impact in many…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

Census deadline moved up

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced a change to the reporting deadline…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

FPD Daily Calls for Service

Aug. 10 Accident Hwy 101 S., business check 950 S. Forks Ave.,…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

Community Announcements

Financial assistance for those raising relatives Relatives as Parents is a program…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

Forks, WA resident featured in PBS Program “Self-Evident”

A new PBS digital series “Self-Evident” premiered on Monday, Aug. 17 on…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

New Homes for Forks Families

Breaking Ground Monday evening, Aug. 10, four Forks families became Home Builders…

  • Aug 19th, 2020

Service seeks public comment on revisions to critical habitat for Northern Spotted Owl

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is seeking public comment on…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

Changing hazards of residential fires

The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office advises residents that home furnishings have…

  • Aug 13th, 2020
Park Rangers transport a litter to carryout an injured hiker for a Search and Rescue incident on Switchback Trail at Hurricane Ridge. NPS Photo

Recreate responsibly to help prevent search and rescue

Olympic National Park has had a total of 39 Search and Rescue…

  • Aug 13th, 2020
Park Rangers transport a litter to carryout an injured hiker for a Search and Rescue incident on Switchback Trail at Hurricane Ridge. NPS Photo

Community Announcements

Big Library Read: The Darwin Affair North Olympic Library System (NOLS) patrons…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

FPD – Daily Calls for Service

Aug. 3 Medical 8th Ave., 9-1-1 hang up, citizen assist S. Forks…

  • Aug 14th, 2020

Forks City Council: Kilmer calls in with Happy Birthday wish, change to building permits discussed

The Forks City Council met via Zoom on Monday night. While there…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

Community announcements

“Growing Great Organic Garlic” by Pam Larsen Pam Larsen presents “Growing Great…

  • Aug 5th, 2020