Recreational Fishing Update for June 1 in Olympic National Park

On June 1, Olympic National Park will open the following park waters…

  • May 29th, 2020


Clallam County approved for Phase 2 of Safe Start plan for COVID-19 Recovery

Residents and business owners urged to stay safe by following Phase 2…

  • May 29th, 2020


Police calls for May 9-24

May 9 Medical Quillayute Rd., welfare check Hwy 101, traffic hazard 700…

  • May 27th, 2020


One-car accident sends man to hospital

Authorities searching for driver

  • May 26th, 2020

Fleck inducted into Alpha Beta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa

Emma-Grayce V. Fleck of Forks was inducted into the Alpha Beta Chapter…

  • May 26th, 2020

Potatoes, onions distributed for free in Port Angeles, Forks

Families, individuals, organizations benefit from event

  • May 25th, 2020

Forks Chamber offering $2,000 in scholarships

The Forks Chamber of Commerce is offering two $1,000 scholarships. Any current…

  • May 24th, 2020

Staff at Clallam Bay/Olympic Corrections Centers win agency awards

Five employees at the Clallam Bay Corrections Center, (CBCC) and eight at…

  • May 24th, 2020

Ten-year-old HAM

I am not talking about out of date smoked pork here …I…

  • May 24th, 2020

Mail carriers hold food drive

Each May rural mail carriers across the country hold an activity called…

  • May 24th, 2020

Elks Care, Elks Share

Food Bank President Pat Soderlind, Food Bank Vice President Glenn King and…

  • May 24th, 2020

Don’t be afraid to seek regular health care

Don’t wait for an emergency!

  • May 24th, 2020

Learning from a distance: Teachers find ways to communicate with students

The biggest challenge of teaching students remotely is not seeing them every…

Jefferson approved for early Phase 2

Clallam to consider variance this week

New supervisor selected for Olympic National Forest

Pacific Northwest Regional Forester Glenn Casamassa announced Kelly Lawrence as the new…

  • May 24th, 2020

Free potatoes, onions to be distributed in Port Angeles, Forks

Public, volunteers welcomed to Saturday events

  • May 20th, 2020

Quillayute Valley Scholarship Online Auction planned

Donations accepted May 26-30

  • May 20th, 2020

Clallam County to add public health staff

Health officer: Hires will help in Phase 2

  • May 19th, 2020
Gov. Jay Inslee announced Tuesday that more counties, including Clallam, are now eligible to apply for a Phase 2 variance under his four-phase reopening plan. (The Associated Press)

Clallam County can apply to reopen early

OLYMPIA — Clallam County is now among those eligible to apply for…

Gov. Jay Inslee announced Tuesday that more counties, including Clallam, are now eligible to apply for a Phase 2 variance under his four-phase reopening plan. (The Associated Press)

Drug overdoses on the rise on Peninsula

Official says pandemic stresses likely a factor

  • May 18th, 2020

Governor’s rules for golf courses modified

No new confirmed COVID-19 cases on North Olympic Peninsula this weekend

Forks Community hospital names new CEO

FORKS — A woman who started working as a certified nursing assistant…

  • May 18th, 2020

Portions of Olympic National Park reopen today

Creachbaum: ‘We will start with Lake Crescent and Sol Duc Road’

  • May 15th, 2020

Kilmer draws four opponents for congressional seat

The top-two Aug. 4 primary for the 6th Congressional District seat held…

  • May 15th, 2020

COVID-19 cases rise to 50 on Olympic Peninsula

State: Jefferson County still eligible for early Phase 2

West End power outage scheduled

SEQUIM — Clallam County Public Utility District #1 has announced a scheduled…

Forks Forum relaunch delayed

FORKS — The relaunch of the Forks Forum, which was suspended during…

Gov. Inslee orders hiring freeze, budget cuts

‘State’s revenue situation warrants immediate fiscal restraint’

  • May 14th, 2020

Phases of reopening outlined

Clallam, Jefferson likely to be on different schedules

  • May 14th, 2020

Third opponent files against Kilmer for Congressional seat

Chris Welton making first campaign as a candidate for elective office

  • May 14th, 2020

Clallam commissioners continue fireworks ordiance hearing

PORT ANGELES — Clallam County lawmakers have tabled a long-awaited fireworks ordinance…

  • May 14th, 2020

Two people, three pets unhurt in Forks house fire

FORKS — A mother, her daughter and their three pets escaped injury…

  • May 14th, 2020

Jefferson County leaders assess early Phase 2

Unthank: Clallam County nearly there

  • May 7th, 2020

Large-scale antibody testing could come to Washington

SEATTLE — Gov. Jay Inslee said state officials are reviewing the possibility…

  • May 7th, 2020

Forks Forum to return

Changes include format, subscriptions

  • May 7th, 2020

Port Angeles man charged with selling drugs to ‘stop’ COVID-19

By The Associated Press PORT ANGELES — A former naturopath with a…

  • May 1st, 2020

Gov. Inslee aims for cautious reopening

‘We want to make sure we wrestle this beast to the ground’

  • May 1st, 2020

Peninsula COVID-19 cases up to 46

Health officials working on phase two of response to virus

Olympic National Park to begin phased-in reopening next week

Plans just starting; no details yet

  • Apr 30th, 2020

Trump says he won’t extend social distancing guidelines

Kushner: Country will be ‘really rocking again’ by July

  • Apr 29th, 2020