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Soroptimist Foundation Awards Committee members Laura Farrell, Donna Blakeslee and Kelly McConnell holding award applications. Submitted Photo

Soroptimist Foundation award applications now available

VIOLET RICHARDSON AWARD Are you a young woman between the ages of…

  • Nov 8th, 2018

 

Veterans Day Activities

QVSD Veterans Assembly The Quillayute Valley School District will host its annual…

  • Nov 8th, 2018

 

City signs water tank rehab contract

Last Wednesday representatives from the city of Forks, USDA Rural Development, Gray…

  • Nov 8th, 2018

 

Photo of what the Memorial will look like and the area where it will be placed at the Forks Transit Center.

Gold Star Family Memorial

The members of the Fletcher-Wittenborn Post 9106, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)…

  • Nov 8th, 2018
Photo of what the Memorial will look like and the area where it will be placed at the Forks Transit Center.
Members of the Spruce Division at Lake Crescent.

Spruce Production Division talk in honor of World War I Centennial

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

  • Nov 7th, 2018
Members of the Spruce Division at Lake Crescent.

Community Announcements

Treats for Troops Forks Elementary and Forks Intermediate School are partnering with…

  • Nov 7th, 2018

City of Forks Budget Hearings and Special Meetings

The preliminary budget for the City of Forks for the year 2019…

  • Nov 7th, 2018

Court Report

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

  • Nov 3rd, 2018

Forks Police Department Daily Calls For Service

Oct. 19 Civil Mora Rd., civil J St., community patrols Nelson Rd.,…

  • Nov 3rd, 2018

History Tales to feature early Christmas traditions in Port Angeles

Kathy Estes will share stories of early Christmas traditions in Port Angeles…

  • Nov 3rd, 2018

Community Announcements

Treats for Troops Forks Elementary and Forks Intermediate School are partnering with…

  • Nov 3rd, 2018

Clallam Transit System wants to hear from you!

CTS is currently revising its comprehensive plan and wants to hear from…

  • Nov 2nd, 2018

New ballot drop boxes in Clallam County

Three new official ballot drop boxes have opened across Clallam County and…

  • Nov 2nd, 2018

Hang up on spoofed SSA calls

by Lisa Weintraub Schifferle Attorney, FTC, Division of Consumer & Business Education…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

Property taxes are due Oct. 31, 2018

Clallam County Treasurer, Teresa Marchi, would like to remind the taxpayers of…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Forks hosts IRT Training

This summer Forks hosted two separate statewide academies for the Department of…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Court Report

Court Report

  • Oct 27th, 2018

Clallam County seeks volunteers for various boards/committees

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners announces openings on Advisory Boards and…

  • Oct 27th, 2018

WSP urges drivers to slow down, plan ahead during wet roadway conditions

Washington State Patrol District 8 troopers have responded to 341 collisions through…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Fire Calls August-September – Clallam Fire Protection Dist. #1

Aug. 1 - 9:42 a.m. A small forest fire spreading from make-shift…

  • Oct 24th, 2018
A spooky crow backlit by the smoke-hazed sun makes a great Halloween photo! the photo taken this summer seems to fit Halloween better than August, so it was worth saving for now. Photo Lonnie Archibald

Halloween activities

LTC needs candy donations and trick or treaters Please drop off candy…

  • Oct 24th, 2018
A spooky crow backlit by the smoke-hazed sun makes a great Halloween photo! the photo taken this summer seems to fit Halloween better than August, so it was worth saving for now. Photo Lonnie Archibald
Bill Wood and Anita McMillan will present “Your Yard is Wildlife Habitat” at noon on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the county commissioner’s meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E Fourth Street, Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the “Green Thumb Gardening Tips” education series sponsored by the Clallam County Master Gardeners. (photo by Amanda Rosenberg)

MASTER GARDENERS HOST BACKYARD WILDLIFE DISCUSSION

Veteran Master Gardener Bill Wood and Wildlife District Biologist Anita McMillan will…

  • Oct 18th, 2018
Bill Wood and Anita McMillan will present “Your Yard is Wildlife Habitat” at noon on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the county commissioner’s meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E Fourth Street, Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the “Green Thumb Gardening Tips” education series sponsored by the Clallam County Master Gardeners. (photo by Amanda Rosenberg)

CERT Training in Forks

Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) in Forks has seats available for folks…

  • Oct 18th, 2018
Update: An anonymous donor wanted to make sure that every student in the Junior High that wanted a book got one. With this donation and the others, 97 students will be able to pick out a book of their choice this week! Sarah purchased all of the books on Friday afternoon, and they were delivered at this special assembly on Monday! Photo Christi Baron

The Power of Kindness

Dear Editor, Before I went to school Monday morning, I made a…

  • Oct 18th, 2018
Update: An anonymous donor wanted to make sure that every student in the Junior High that wanted a book got one. With this donation and the others, 97 students will be able to pick out a book of their choice this week! Sarah purchased all of the books on Friday afternoon, and they were delivered at this special assembly on Monday! Photo Christi Baron

Bureau of Indian Affairs awards funding for new tribal schools

Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Mac Lean Sweeney recently announced the…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Community Announcements

Halloween Approaches Please drop off candy donations at Long-Term Care for the…

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Court Report

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

  • Oct 11th, 2018
Share a One Pot Meal at a Read & Eat Gathering in October at the Forks and Clallam Bay libraries.

Community Announcements

WEYL Girls Basketball Sign-ups West End Youth League Girls Basketball sign-ups for…

  • Oct 11th, 2018
Share a One Pot Meal at a Read & Eat Gathering in October at the Forks and Clallam Bay libraries.
Danish students take a moment for a group photo at the Eagle Creek project near Sappho. Submitted photo

Danish Students visit Forks

Students who are part of the University of Copenhagen’s School of Forestry…

  • Oct 11th, 2018
Danish students take a moment for a group photo at the Eagle Creek project near Sappho. Submitted photo
Photo Quileute Tribe

Victory at the Supreme Court for Quileute and Quinault in Ocean Fishing Area Case

The Supreme Court on Monday denied the Makah Tribe’s petition for review…

  • Oct 11th, 2018
Photo Quileute Tribe

How a state rehabilitates its forest and men 50 years ago

Clearwater Honor Camp opened its doors in 1968 under the leadership of…

  • Oct 11th, 2018

Hickory Shirt-Heritage Days Schedule 2018 Oct. 10 – Oct. 16

Hickory Shirt-Heritage Days is sponsored by the West End Business and Professional…

  • Oct 11th, 2018

September Students of Character

School has begun and its time to recognize Students of Character. This…

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Forks Jr. High September Students of the Month

The Student of the Month project is sponsored by Soroptimist International of…

  • Oct 4th, 2018
Gathered after the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting last Wednesday are, from left, District 3 Commissioner Bill Peach, District 2 Commissioner Randy Johnson, Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher, District 1 Commissioner Mark Ozias, Clallam County Administrator Jim Jones and County Transportation Program Manager Rich James. Photo Christi Baron

Clallam County commissioners, others update Forks Chamber

Clallam County Administrator Jim Jones told members of the Forks Chamber of…

  • Oct 4th, 2018
Gathered after the Forks Chamber of Commerce meeting last Wednesday are, from left, District 3 Commissioner Bill Peach, District 2 Commissioner Randy Johnson, Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher, District 1 Commissioner Mark Ozias, Clallam County Administrator Jim Jones and County Transportation Program Manager Rich James. Photo Christi Baron
Lauren Kerr with her son Nate and the family dogs stand between a couple of rows of blueberries that Kerr and others recently planted, 500 in all. The berries are the first step in what will eventually be a U-Pick berry and flower farm located near Three Rivers. Photo Christi Baron

Sol Duc Farms will be in the berries next summer

Last summer, Lauren Kerr participated in the Washington Coastworks small business competition.…

  • Oct 4th, 2018
Lauren Kerr with her son Nate and the family dogs stand between a couple of rows of blueberries that Kerr and others recently planted, 500 in all. The berries are the first step in what will eventually be a U-Pick berry and flower farm located near Three Rivers. Photo Christi Baron

Port Angeles Waterfront Center

“This is going to happen,” Brooke Taylor told those gathered at last…

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Community Announcements

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR The Scholastic Book Fair will be held at the…

  • Oct 5th, 2018
A fireman looks over the scene near mile marker 200 at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, along highway 101 where this vehicle went off the roadway into the ditch. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Auto theft and carjacking

Washington State Patrol is reporting that at around 8:58 p.m., Wednesday, Sept.…

  • Sep 27th, 2018
A fireman looks over the scene near mile marker 200 at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, along highway 101 where this vehicle went off the roadway into the ditch. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

WSU Extension offers farm business planning course for farmers and value-added food producers

WSU Extension’s Regional Small Farms Program is offering a course series titled,…

  • Sep 26th, 2018