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Immunization Clinic An immunization clinic will be held at the Forks Office…

  • May 17th, 2018
Before … Maggie was in a miserable state …

A better life for Maggie

This is a story about Maggie …not her real name, but Maggie…

  • May 17th, 2018
Before … Maggie was in a miserable state …
Tatoosh Island. Photo Christi Baron

CAPSIZED BOAT CAPE FLATTERY

On Friday, May 11 at about 4:52 p.m., a non-commercial fishing vessel…

  • May 12th, 2018
Tatoosh Island. Photo Christi Baron

Court Report

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

  • May 11th, 2018

Community Announcements

Spartan Showcase The Class of 2018 Spartan Showcase will take place for…

  • May 11th, 2018

Quillayute Valley School District budget status

The Quillayute Valley School District Board of Directors have continuously kept their…

  • May 11th, 2018

Evening Talk: Mr. Joseph Murray

By Frank Hanson One Forester’s Restoration Efforts on the Olympic Peninsula and…

  • May 11th, 2018

EWU Dean’s List

The Eastern Washington University Dean’s List has been released for the fall…

  • May 11th, 2018

Fundraiser held for camp helping those with special needs

By Frances Howell Day one of camp is the most eagerly awaited…

  • May 11th, 2018

Court Report

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

  • May 3rd, 2018

Stamp Out Hunger May 12

Saturday, May 12, marks the 26th anniversary of the Stamp Out Hunger…

  • May 3rd, 2018

FJHS Honor Roll

8TH GRADE: JEIDI C. AHILON PEREZ HUNTER M. BAILEY MALANA K. CHATMAN-NEUHAUSER…

  • May 3rd, 2018

Community Announcements

White Cane Auction The annual Forks Lions Club White Cane Days Auction…

  • May 3rd, 2018

Denali Advanced Integration Donates to NORVHN

North Olympic Regional Veteran’s Housing Network (NORVHN) is a local non-profit serving…

  • May 2nd, 2018

An evening with Loose Gravel

By Zorina Barker Scott Jamieson laughed at how his voice squeaked when…

  • May 2nd, 2018
A girl and her fish! Photo David Youngberg

Annual Kid’s Fishing Day

The Annual Kid’s Fishing Day is this Sunday, May 6, from 6…

  • May 2nd, 2018
A girl and her fish! Photo David Youngberg

Best of the Peninsula voting is underway now through May 31. Click here to vote today!

It’s time again to vote for Best of the Peninsula in separate…

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