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FPD Daily Calls for Service

Dec. 8 Patrols Sol Duc Way, patrols Forks Ave., disturbance 2600 block…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Forks Graduates two from Fire Academy

Forks Fire Chief Bill Paul reports that recently, at the Regional State…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

FCH – You and Your Health

End the Stigma The stigma attached to people with addictions is often…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Longest Night Service

Congregational Church will be holding its Longest Night Service on Saturday, Dec.…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Community Announcements

City Hall Holiday Hours Forks City Hall will close at noon on…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Emergency personnel secured the injured hiker on a gurney. Eight offenders proceeded to pack him up the hill with an additional saw-trained incarcerated crew member cutting a pathway to assist with footing. OCC Photo

Rescue at OCC

By Darla DePew Administrative Assistant 4 On Thursday, Nov. 19, Olympic Corrections…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Emergency personnel secured the injured hiker on a gurney. Eight offenders proceeded to pack him up the hill with an additional saw-trained incarcerated crew member cutting a pathway to assist with footing. OCC Photo

Daily Calls for Service FPD

Nov. 23 Assault 500 block Bogachiel Way, citizen contact Palmer Rd., suspicious…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

November Students of the Month

Elver Cruz Ramos is a 7th grader whose proud parents are Juliana…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Community Announcements

Spruce Production Division book for sale Port Angeles – During World War…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Holiday Weekend Re-Cap

The busiest weekend of the year on the West End got off…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Thank You from Cherish Our Children

The Cherish Our Children Committee would like to thank everyone who helped…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Candlelight vigil for Tristen Pisani fills Spartan Stadium

Hundreds attend to pay respects, share memories

Peninsula College Foundation working to create Jayme Wisecup scholarship

Jamye Wisecup was a fixture and a bright light in the emergency…

  • Dec 6th, 2019
Logger Memorial committee members Martha Paul and JoMarie Miller. Submitted Photo

Forks Loggers Memorial – From a Vision until Now

The Forks Loggers Memorial Committee was formed in 1990. Founding committee members…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
Logger Memorial committee members Martha Paul and JoMarie Miller. Submitted Photo

Clallam County approves tax to preserve farms

Conservation Futures fund approved on 2-1 vote By Jesse Major Olympic Peninsula…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
WEYL Christmas Tree Sale 
                                Rylie and Dax Baysinger arrived at Forks Outfitters just after 1 p.m. last Saturday to help out with the unloading of the West End Youth League Christmas trees. Each year the organization holds this fundraiser that raises funds to assist with the good things they do for West End youth throughout the year. Prices for the trees are $40 for Douglas Firs and $60 for Noble Firs. Photo Christi Baron

Holiday Weekend Schedule

Friday, Dec. 6 Kick-off the season of giving at the 18th Annual…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
WEYL Christmas Tree Sale 
                                Rylie and Dax Baysinger arrived at Forks Outfitters just after 1 p.m. last Saturday to help out with the unloading of the West End Youth League Christmas trees. Each year the organization holds this fundraiser that raises funds to assist with the good things they do for West End youth throughout the year. Prices for the trees are $40 for Douglas Firs and $60 for Noble Firs. Photo Christi Baron

Forks teen charged with murder

Prosecuting attorney: Phillip Z. Cowles had been in counseling for expressing homicidal ideations

A Real Twilight Love Story

We all know that Twilight is a love story but how often…

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Main Street in Forks. (Christi Baron/Forks Forum)

Letter to the community: Stand together with hope

Forks Police Chief Mike Rowley shares thoughts on local tragedy

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Main Street in Forks. (Christi Baron/Forks Forum)

Washington DNR Timber Harvest Reductions Will Hurt Rural Jobs, Public Schools, Community Services

Today, the Washington Board of Natural Resources adopted two new management plans…

  • Dec 3rd, 2019

Juvenile in custody after adult is shot, killed in Forks

Sheriff’s Office: 19-year-old killed following altercation at party

Icy roads = Saturday accident

Washington State Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon at US Hwy…

  • Dec 1st, 2019

Daily Calls for Service

Nov. 18 Trespass G St., weapons violation G. St., escape from custody…

  • Nov 27th, 2019

Court Report

Court Report

  • Nov 27th, 2019
A marbled murrelet. (U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service)

Marbled murrelet strategy criticized for impact on rural areasDecision on proposed plan expected Dec. 3

By Jesse Major Olympic Peninsula News Group Several West End officials have…

  • Nov 27th, 2019
A marbled murrelet. (U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service)

Forks Man Sentenced to Sixty Days Jail for Drug Possession and Bail Jumping

Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office Thomas Dean Allen, 55, of Forks, Washington…

  • Nov 26th, 2019

Spruce Production Division talk

The Clallam County Historical Society/North Olympic History Center is sponsoring a presentation…

  • Nov 24th, 2019
Therapy Session is ready to entertain you on Saturday night, members include Dave Lenahan, Sally Milici, Pete Larsen, and Roger Lien. Music is so good for you!

Music Weekend

Sponsored by Rainforest Council for the Arts Open Mic. at the Rainforest…

  • Nov 20th, 2019
Therapy Session is ready to entertain you on Saturday night, members include Dave Lenahan, Sally Milici, Pete Larsen, and Roger Lien. Music is so good for you!

John Sutherland the Man and the Lake

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor When John Sutherland first cast his…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Chehalis Basin Restoration Plan critical for spring Chinook says Quinault Nation

Taholah, WA – The Washington State Office of Chehalis Basin has released…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Clallam Bay Sekiu Lions honor Veterans at Annual Veteran’s Day Dinner

Lions started Veteran’s Day by posting flags around the community. In the…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

FPD calls for service

Nov. 10 Patrols Sol Duc Way, civil Nelson Rd., erratic vehicle Hwy…

  • Nov 20th, 2019
Three Wheel Truck Hauling Logs.

Forks Timber Museum Fundraiser

The Forks Timber Museum is holding a fundraiser raffle. Winners will be…

  • Nov 20th, 2019
Three Wheel Truck Hauling Logs.
L-R: Astrid Raffinpeyloz, Volunteer Services manager, VHOCC, Neris Biciunas, Resource Land Manager, Rayonier – Pacific Resource Unit, Bette Wood, Patient Care Manager, VHOCC. Submitted Photo

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County receives a grant award from Rayonier Community Fund

Volunteer Hospice is very grateful to Rayonier Community Fund for the grant…

  • Nov 20th, 2019
L-R: Astrid Raffinpeyloz, Volunteer Services manager, VHOCC, Neris Biciunas, Resource Land Manager, Rayonier – Pacific Resource Unit, Bette Wood, Patient Care Manager, VHOCC. Submitted Photo
This vehicle was recently seized due to the delivery of a narcotic drug by title 69 of the RCW. The vehicle will be outfitted and used as a patrol vehicle for the Forks Police Department as was a Toyota 4runner which is also used by the Department. Photo Christi Baron

Forks Police Daily Calls for Service

Oct. 27 9-1-1 hang-up Evergreen Loop, business check Forks Outfitters, sex offenses…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
This vehicle was recently seized due to the delivery of a narcotic drug by title 69 of the RCW. The vehicle will be outfitted and used as a patrol vehicle for the Forks Police Department as was a Toyota 4runner which is also used by the Department. Photo Christi Baron

Election Results

One vote separates appointee Karin Ashton from Greg Bellamy Sr., in the…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Court Report – Sept. 9 – Oct. 28, 2019

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

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Beaver School turns 103

The first settlers arrived on the Beaver Prairie in the 1880s. The…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Community Announcements

Free Senior Luncheon The Forks Congregational Church, 280 Spartan Ave., will hold…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

DRAFT HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC REVIEW

In 2018, Clallam County Emergency Management began the process of developing a…

  • Nov 7th, 2019