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“Slow Down, Move Over” Emphasis Patrols this Weekend

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) will conduct a statewide “Slow Down, Move…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service

Aug 12 Vehicle prowl Founders Way, indecent exposure 2600 Block Calawah Way,…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Go Fly a Kite

I was never good at flying kites. Each spring I remember the…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

 

Community Announcements

Notice of Office Closure Forks City Hall will close at 2 p.m.…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

Fire near Danielson Road

Forks and Beaver firefighters worked to control a cedar burn which threatened…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

Forks at the Clallam County Fair 2019

Saydee Peters of Forks was chosen as the Clallam County Fair Queen.…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019
Representative Kilmer at a Pinning Ceremony last fall in Ocean Shores. Photo Daily World

Rep. Kilmer Invites Vietnam Veterans, Forks Community to Congressional Pinning Ceremony

U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer will hold a Congressional pinning ceremony for veterans…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019
Representative Kilmer at a Pinning Ceremony last fall in Ocean Shores. Photo Daily World

LOGGING ACCIDENT NEAR FORKS

On Friday, August 16 at about 7:09 a.m. Pencom received a 911…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Community Announcements

August Men’s Christian Breakfast The August Men’s Nondenominational Fellowship Breakfast at Forks…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Ambulance Calls – REMVAC

7/25 - Assault 7/26 - Transfer to PA 7/27 - Difficulty Breathing…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Power outage planned

Public Utility District #1 of Clallam County has announced scheduled power outages…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Dahlias in the Spotlight

Jan Danford, a Washington State University Master Gardener since 2014, is all…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Outstanding performance awards go to 110 wastewater treatment plants

Wastewater treatment plant operators play a critical role in keeping Washington’s waters…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Aug. 16th, Summer Interns: Evening Talk at ONRC

By Franklin Hanson Upcoming Evening Talk: “ONRC Interns’ experience for the summer…

  • Aug 14th, 2019
Joel Bruch of Bruch and Bruch Construction out of Port Angeles Washington with William Flores, Olympic Corrections Center Inmate Recovery Team. Joel assisted in the safe apprehension of Offender Vannausdle, Mark #845800 on 8/13/19.
                                Joel was presented with an IRT challenge coin, Incident Management Team challenge coin and EOU patch to show some appreciation for his support and actions. OCC Photo

Offender apprehended with citizen’s assistance

Escaped offender Mark David Vannausdle was apprehended safely and without incident at…

  • Aug 13th, 2019
Joel Bruch of Bruch and Bruch Construction out of Port Angeles Washington with William Flores, Olympic Corrections Center Inmate Recovery Team. Joel assisted in the safe apprehension of Offender Vannausdle, Mark #845800 on 8/13/19.
                                Joel was presented with an IRT challenge coin, Incident Management Team challenge coin and EOU patch to show some appreciation for his support and actions. OCC Photo
Vehicles headed down Fairholme Hill on Lake Crescent-Highway 101. [Photo Courtesy FHWA]

Cleanup Underway for Lake Crescent-Highway 101 Project

Crews will be finishing clean up work throughout the 12-mile work zone…

  • Aug 10th, 2019
Vehicles headed down Fairholme Hill on Lake Crescent-Highway 101. [Photo Courtesy FHWA]
Fire consumes a garage with living area above at this Bogachiel Way residence early Friday morning. Photo CCFPD #1

Early morning fire on Bogachiel Way

Clallam County Fire Protection District No. I, Forks, responded to a structure…

  • Aug 9th, 2019
Fire consumes a garage with living area above at this Bogachiel Way residence early Friday morning. Photo CCFPD #1

State Asks Residents to Check Trees for Invasive Pests in August

OLYMPIA– The Washington Invasive Species Council is asking residents to check trees…

  • Aug 7th, 2019

Clallam County seeks volunteers for boards and committees

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

  • Aug 9th, 2019
These guys are too cute to go to jail … but not too cute to have their photo taken by Glenn King and then have it printed out as a souvenir from the Hoe-down. Photos by Christi Baron

Elks Hoe-Down

The Forks Elks Lodge held its sixth annual Family Hoe-Down last Saturday.

  • Aug 7th, 2019
These guys are too cute to go to jail … but not too cute to have their photo taken by Glenn King and then have it printed out as a souvenir from the Hoe-down. Photos by Christi Baron

Sunshine and Rainbows Carnival

Above: Was it a hole in one? this bunch was getting in…

  • Aug 7th, 2019

Community Announcements

Free Senior Luncheon This month’s Free Senior Luncheon will be held Aug.…

  • Aug 7th, 2019

LTC to get new bus!!

To the Citizens of The West End, We cannot thank you enough…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Wolf post-recovery plan development seeking public comment

OLYMPIA- The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has opened a…

  • Aug 2nd, 2019

Forks teams compete in Apollo 11 50th-anniversary challenge at the UW

Saturday, July 20 marked 50 years since two U.S. astronauts walked on…

  • Aug 1st, 2019

Joyce Daze Wild Blackberry Festival 2019

Joyce Daze Wild Blackberry Festival will be held on Saturday, Aug. 3.…

  • Jul 30th, 2019
Veteran Master Gardener Muriel Nesbitt will present “Permaculture Garden Principles” at noon, Thursday, Aug. 8, in the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth Street, Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the Green Thumb Brown Garden Tips educational series sponsored by the WSU Clallam County Master Gardeners on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Photo by Amanda Rosenberg

Community Announcements

Football Sign-ups Sign-ups for WEYL football for grades 1-6 will be Thursday,…

  • Jul 30th, 2019
Veteran Master Gardener Muriel Nesbitt will present “Permaculture Garden Principles” at noon, Thursday, Aug. 8, in the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth Street, Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the Green Thumb Brown Garden Tips educational series sponsored by the WSU Clallam County Master Gardeners on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Photo by Amanda Rosenberg

U.S., and Canadian Coast Guard crews rescue man from capsized vessel near Sekiu

U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard crews rescued a 60-year-old man…

  • Jul 29th, 2019

Community Announcements

Fall Sports Registration FHS and FJHS Athletes may begin registration for Fall…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Social Security Scams

If you haven’t got it yet … you probably will. Recently, people…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Fun Days Photo Show Winners

The annual Clallam Bay - Sekiu Fun Days Photo Show had 33…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Court Report

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

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service

July 15 Citizen contact E. Division St., vehicle fire Mina Smith Rd.,…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

REMVAC Ambulance Calls

7/5 - Transfer to PA; allergic reaction beach rescue; unresponsive; intoxicated 7/6…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

2019 Fun Days Art and Craft Show results

Art Winners Best in Show - Lora Malakoff - Big Sky 1st…

  • Jul 24th, 2019

Drivers to expect delays on major highways during Sequim Lavender Festival

Thousands of people are estimated to attend this weekend’s Sequim Lavender Festival…

  • Jul 18th, 2019
w`ichiyo’.lit village at LaPush

Quileute Days Schedule July 19-21

Come enjoy a weekend celebration of Quileute tribal cultural heritage. There will…

  • Jul 17th, 2019
w`ichiyo’.lit village at LaPush

Temporary bridge closures on the Olympic National Forest

On July 18-25, road bridge inspections will be conducted at several locations…

  • Jul 17th, 2019

Forks 4th Cribbage Tournament Winners

Winners of the annual 4th of July Cribbage Tournament are as follows:…

  • Jul 17th, 2019
The Lucky Band comes to the Forks Library on Monday, July 22.

Community Announcements

Annual Salmon Bake The Clearwater-Kalaloch Lions Club will hold their annual Salmon…

  • Jul 17th, 2019
The Lucky Band comes to the Forks Library on Monday, July 22.