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Judge Rohrer-Perspectives from the bench

For Clallam County Superior Court Judge Erik Rohrer the opportunity to return…

  • May 31st, 2018

Great new tool for exploring Pacific Northwest National Forests

The Pacific Northwest Region of the USDA Forest Service is excited to…

  • May 31st, 2018

Marine areas 3-10 to re-open for halibut fishing

Marine areas 3-10 to re-open for halibut fishing; all-depth halibut fishery in…

  • May 31st, 2018

History Tales features author Pat Neal and Historic Preservation

Pat Neal will talk about the importance of heritage sites at the…

  • May 31st, 2018
Log bridge. Photos Judy Smith

OUR BIG BACKYARD: Elk Creek Conservation Area Trail

By Judy Smith I learned about the Elk Creek Conservation Area Trail…

  • May 31st, 2018
Log bridge. Photos Judy Smith

Friends of Hoko River State Park are Re-establishing the Cowan Heritage Orchard

By Nancy Messmer When the Hoko-Ozette Road was built along the Hoko…

  • May 31st, 2018
Honor Roll students at Forks High School enjoyed pop cycles in the sunshine in the school’s courtyard that is being renovated by various classes at FHS. Honor Roll students spent time appreciating the new look as well as their treats. Submitted photo

Forks High School 3rd term honor roll

Seniors Principal Award 4.0 Archibald, Scott A. Bailey, Marissa S. Curtis, Kathryn…

  • May 24th, 2018
Honor Roll students at Forks High School enjoyed pop cycles in the sunshine in the school’s courtyard that is being renovated by various classes at FHS. Honor Roll students spent time appreciating the new look as well as their treats. Submitted photo
A view from the trail, with Forks in the distance. Photo Judy Smith

Our Big Backyard:

By Judy Smith More than three million visitors come to the Olympic…

  • May 24th, 2018
A view from the trail, with Forks in the distance. Photo Judy Smith
Clallam County Sheriff’s Department investigates this burned-out vehicle on Shuwah Rd. Submitted Photo

Vehicle Fire

Peninsula Daily News A 34-year-old Forks man who was arrested Sunday for…

  • May 24th, 2018
Clallam County Sheriff’s Department investigates this burned-out vehicle on Shuwah Rd. Submitted Photo
Dean Millett shares a presentation with the West End Business & Professional Association. Photo Christi Baron

‘What’s Happening’ in the ONF

Dean Millett, Ranger for the Pacific Ranger district, shared “What’s Happening” in…

  • May 24th, 2018
Dean Millett shares a presentation with the West End Business & Professional Association. Photo Christi Baron
The 2018 Ruby Award winner Patty Vaughan with Soroptimist Rhonda Cole. Submitted photos

SIORF Awards and Scholarship Night 2018

Soroptimists is an organization of women whose members volunteer in their communities…

  • May 24th, 2018
The 2018 Ruby Award winner Patty Vaughan with Soroptimist Rhonda Cole. Submitted photos
Memorial Day, Forks Cemetery 2017. Photo Christi Baron

Memorial Day Ceremony Monday

Monday, May 28, a Memorial Day ceremony will be held at 11…

  • May 24th, 2018
Memorial Day, Forks Cemetery 2017. Photo Christi Baron

Candidates File

Last Friday was the last day of filing week for the Nov.…

  • May 24th, 2018

Elks hold annual student banquet

This year for the Elks Student of the Month award it was…

  • May 17th, 2018

Community Announcements

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