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PC announces president’s list, honor roll students for Winter Quarter 2018

Peninsula College has just released the names of students who made the…

  • Apr 27th, 2018
After the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting adjourned Clallam County Prosecutor Mark Nichols stopped to chat with Forks Police Chief Mike Rowley. Photo Christi Baron

County Prosecutor tells of Trends in Crime and What’s Working in the Fight Against Crime

Clallam County Prosecutor Mark Nichols was the guest program at the West…

  • Apr 27th, 2018
After the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting adjourned Clallam County Prosecutor Mark Nichols stopped to chat with Forks Police Chief Mike Rowley. Photo Christi Baron

Eagle Fest this Saturday in Neah Bay

Eagle Fest is a fun community event held on Saturday, April 28,…

  • Apr 27th, 2018

Free National Drug Take Back Day – Saturday, April 28

County and local law enforcement will be participating in the free National…

  • Apr 27th, 2018
“The Network” in the background overseeing every text, like and share! Photo Christi Baron

FHS Drama Club presents …

The FHS Drama Club has been rehearsing since February and this weekend…

  • Apr 27th, 2018
“The Network” in the background overseeing every text, like and share! Photo Christi Baron

Staff at Clallam Bay and Olympic Corrections Center win Agency Awards

Three employees at the Clallam Bay Corrections Center, (CBCC) and three at…

  • Apr 27th, 2018

Community Announcements

T-BALL AND ROOKIE SIGN-UPS Last chance for T-ball and Rookie sign-ups will…

  • Apr 27th, 2018
Front row: Teresa Kennedy, Britni Duncan, and Deborah Dillon. Back row: Heidi Anderson, Tim Cournyer, Laura Kripinksi, Tim Wade and Bill Paul. Submitted Photo

FCHF to distribute AED’s

Lloyd Allen Charitable Trust in collaboration with Forks Community Hospital Foundation purchased…

  • Apr 20th, 2018
Front row: Teresa Kennedy, Britni Duncan, and Deborah Dillon. Back row: Heidi Anderson, Tim Cournyer, Laura Kripinksi, Tim Wade and Bill Paul. Submitted Photo

Mt. Olympus Chapter Back Country Horsemen of WA Share the Trail Event

Mt. Olympus Chapter Back Country Horsemen of Washington (BCHW) and Olympic National…

  • Apr 20th, 2018

It’s Rainfest Weekend

There’s something special about a rainy day that brings out the creativity…

  • Apr 20th, 2018
Shell’ey Van Cleave and Shari Hamilton of Port Angeles Pet Posse. Thanks to a donation Pet Posse’s latest venture is a pet ambulance/veterinary transport vehicle equiped to transfer animals for medical needs. Photo Christi Baron

Port Angeles Pet Posse finding lost pets in Clallam County

Shell’ey Van Cleave answers about 80 calls a day regarding missing pets…

  • Apr 20th, 2018
Shell’ey Van Cleave and Shari Hamilton of Port Angeles Pet Posse. Thanks to a donation Pet Posse’s latest venture is a pet ambulance/veterinary transport vehicle equiped to transfer animals for medical needs. Photo Christi Baron

Washington’s summer fire rules officially began Sunday

Prevention measures to protect life and property are in effect April 15-Oct.…

  • Apr 20th, 2018

Clallam Bay-Sekiu Lions “Spring” into action

Local Lions have been busy, wrapping up winter activities and launching into…

  • Apr 20th, 2018

Rainfest 2018 Event Schedule

All events are free unless noted otherwise Schedule subject to change without…

  • Apr 15th, 2018

New Hoh exhibits, Rainfest approaching, book sale and Jefferson County Comprehensive Plan

New interpretive exhibits on display at the Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center…

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Dungeness Valley Lutheran Craft Bazaar supports Forks Abuse Program, other county nonprofits

A dozen area nonprofits have received more than $10,000 from Dungeness Valley…

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Students Teach the Community About Clallam County History

A history of the Scandinavian settlement at Lake Ozette and the life…

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Clallam County District II Court Report

The following people were fined $100 or more and/or received jail sentences…

  • Apr 12th, 2018
Congressman Derek Kilmer, right, speaks with Quileute Oceanside Resort manager Larry Donnelly, left, as Kilmer’s Communications Director, Tim Biba, looks on after the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting adjourned last Wednesday afternoon in Forks. Photo Christi Baron

Congressman Kilmer stops by Forks

Congressman Derek Kilmer made a quick visit to Forks last Wednesday, April…

  • Apr 10th, 2018
Congressman Derek Kilmer, right, speaks with Quileute Oceanside Resort manager Larry Donnelly, left, as Kilmer’s Communications Director, Tim Biba, looks on after the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting adjourned last Wednesday afternoon in Forks. Photo Christi Baron

Judge Rohrer to seek former position as District Court II Judge in Forks

Judge Erik Rohrer is planning a return to his former position as…

  • Apr 10th, 2018

JUDGE DOHERTY TO STEP DOWN AT END OF TERM

After 42 years as a Judge and lawyer, Clallam County District II…

  • Apr 10th, 2018
From left, Lynn Barnes, Elks Drug Awareness Chairman, Lexi Cisneros holding a dictionary, Kim Northcut third-grade teacher, and Chuck Jennings Elks Youth Activities Chairman. Submitted Photo

Forks Elks Lodge #2524 Dictionary Project

Several years ago the Forks Elks Lodge #2524 learned of the dictionary…

  • Apr 6th, 2018
From left, Lynn Barnes, Elks Drug Awareness Chairman, Lexi Cisneros holding a dictionary, Kim Northcut third-grade teacher, and Chuck Jennings Elks Youth Activities Chairman. Submitted Photo

Get Ready for Rainfest

Planning for Rainfest is underway and there are a variety of activities…

  • Apr 5th, 2018

Washington law enforcement steps up patrols for distracted driving

Cell phone use while driving increases risk of crashing by three times…

  • Apr 4th, 2018
Representatives Steve Tharinger and Mike Chapman, with State Senator Kevin Van De Wege facilitate a Town Hall meeting at the Rainforest Arts Center in downtown Forks last Thursday. Photo Christi Baron

Lawmakers stop in Forks

State Senator Kevin Van De Wege and Representatives Steve Tharinger and Mike…

  • Mar 31st, 2018
Representatives Steve Tharinger and Mike Chapman, with State Senator Kevin Van De Wege facilitate a Town Hall meeting at the Rainforest Arts Center in downtown Forks last Thursday. Photo Christi Baron

Mental Health First Aid Training

AHECWW offers Mental Health First Aid trainings for professionals and community members…

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Celebrate the Olympic Coast with a Beach Clean-up, Barbecue, and all-Olympic Movie Night

On April 21, the Washington Coast Clean-up and Fifth Annual River &…

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Welcome the Whales March 30, 2018

The Annual Welcoming the WHALES Ceremony will be held at 10 a.m.…

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Students Take Opportunity To See Hamilton Musical in Seattle

By Tammy French For the Forks Forum On March 8, 3,000 high…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

4th of July Button Design Selected

For the past few years the Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Rite Bros. new W. R. Fairchild International Airport tenant

Jeff Well, owner Rite Bros Aviation was the guest program at the…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Ryan McAllister announces candidacy for Commission District #3

Ryan McAllister became the first announced candidate in the upcoming race for…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

February Transit Board Meeting Highlights

During the February meeting, the Board observed a moment of silence to…

  • Mar 14th, 2018
Vivian Rosmond is seen here with a dollhouse that she and her husband Robert created and donated to the 1990 QVSA. Forks Forum Archives

QVSA history ….

The event now known as the Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction turns 54…

Vivian Rosmond is seen here with a dollhouse that she and her husband Robert created and donated to the 1990 QVSA. Forks Forum Archives

Town Hall Meeting

You’re invited: Van De Wege, Tharinger and Chapman host town halls in…

  • Mar 9th, 2018
Marshal Grant, Taegan Counsell, Jerry Leppell, JoMarie Miller and Cheri Dahlgren. Photo Christi Baron

QVSA Time

Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction Student representatives and board members were the program…

  • Mar 8th, 2018
Marshal Grant, Taegan Counsell, Jerry Leppell, JoMarie Miller and Cheri Dahlgren. Photo Christi Baron

Gardening on the West End

Start planning your spring garden! The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will…

  • Mar 8th, 2018

Lake Crescent Highway 101 Update: Traffic Impacts for Removal of Hazard Tree and Rehabilitation Project Resuming

On Wednesday, March 14 Olympic National Park and Washington State Department of…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Attorney practicing in Forks, Port Angeles to run for district judge

By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group An attorney who practices law…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Grant receives Spirit of Community Award

Forks High School Senior, Marshal Grant was selected as a Prudential Spirit…

  • Mar 7th, 2018