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Getting a Kick Out of Soccer

By Lonnie Archibald Well, it wasn’t exactly the Olympics, and no, NBC…

  • Aug 5th, 2021

 

North Coast and Puget Sound halibut fishing to re-open Aug. 19

The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed today that sport…

  • Jul 28th, 2021

 

A large number of Demo fans turned out to root for their favorite cars and drivers at this year’s 4th of July Demo Derby. Photo by Lonnie Archibald.

Forks Old Fashioned 4th Demo Derby Results

After everyone sitting out last July 4th, due to COVID, the Demo…

  • Jul 15th, 2021

 

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Bowlers of the Month 6/25: Berlinda James 676, John Ides 648, Char…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
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Matthew and Walker both placed 4th in the 9/10 division.

Spartans at Super State

The Forks Wrestling Club participated in a tournament dubbed “Super State” this…

  • Jul 2nd, 2021
Matthew and Walker both placed 4th in the 9/10 division.
The Tigers and Wildcats showed good sportsmanship as they left the field after another successful evening of T Ball here in God’s Country. Here at Duncan Field. Photos Lonnie Archibald

Here at Duncan Field

By Lonnie Archibald It was a very entertaining evening on the grass…

  • Jun 24th, 2021
The Tigers and Wildcats showed good sportsmanship as they left the field after another successful evening of T Ball here in God’s Country. Here at Duncan Field. Photos Lonnie Archibald
Kesia Rowley (11) puts up a shot in the key.

Spartan Girl’s Basketball

Thursday evening June 3 was Senior Night for these three Forks Spartan…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
Kesia Rowley (11) puts up a shot in the key.
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Forks Wrestling

The Spartans traveled to Tacoma on Saturday to take on the 4a…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 5/3: Gary Darnell 226, Matt Fultz 225, 744, Barbara Darnell…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
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Forks’ runner Noah Foster (1) was tagged out at home by Beaver catcher Walker Wheeler. Umpiring is Carl Windle. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Babe Ruth Action

The two local Babe Ruth teams, Forks and Beaver, met again on…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
Forks’ runner Noah Foster (1) was tagged out at home by Beaver catcher Walker Wheeler. Umpiring is Carl Windle. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

WDFW invites public comment on proposed rules to set salmon fishing seasons

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comment…

  • May 26th, 2021
Jesus Garcia Dominquez vs opponent from Rainier. Submitted Photos

Spartan Wrestling takes 1st Place

The Forks Spartans participated in the Sgt. Justin Norton Memorial Wrestling Tournament…

  • May 26th, 2021
Jesus Garcia Dominquez vs opponent from Rainier. Submitted Photos
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Wrestling: Forks Tournament

Forks wins 11 weight divisions; PA’s Cable, Harvey win By Pierre LaBossiere…

  • May 21st, 2021
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Spartans Fall to Raymond

Raymond’s Kyndal Koski reaches for the ball controlled by Spartan Chloe Leverington…

  • May 21st, 2021
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Laura Gould of Sequim, WA. She was one of only 2 riders, and the only woman, to compete using a single-speed bicycle. She took 2nd place Women’s Open Medium Course. Photo Jesse Major Photography

Inaugural Hoh-ly Roller – First Race of the Gravel Unravel series

The first race of the Gravel Unravel 3-race endurance cycling series took…

  • May 6th, 2021
Laura Gould of Sequim, WA. She was one of only 2 riders, and the only woman, to compete using a single-speed bicycle. She took 2nd place Women’s Open Medium Course. Photo Jesse Major Photography
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Spartan girls begin season with pair of sweeps; Forks baseball 3-0

By Michael Carman and Pierre LaBossiere A young group of Forks Spartans…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
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Spartan Myranda Walsh throws the discus. Myranda also ran the leg in the 4x400 relay won by the Spartans.

Spartans Steffan, Doyle win five events; Forks girls’ relays win two

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks boys — led…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
Spartan Myranda Walsh throws the discus. Myranda also ran the leg in the 4x400 relay won by the Spartans.
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Sunset Lanes

High scores Monday Doubles 3/8: Wade McCoy 222, Mike Henderson 192, 687,…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
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Commission to hear briefings and public comment on 2021-23 hunting season setting, land acquisition projects, and hatchery policy

OLYMPIA – The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will hear updates on…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Forks’ Kadie Wood hits while Kyra Neel (7) and Colbie Rancourt look on. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Forks spikers fall in district tournament

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks went out fighting in…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Forks’ Kadie Wood hits while Kyra Neel (7) and Colbie Rancourt look on. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
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Forks’ Johnson fifth at district cross country

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks freshman Keira Johnson finished…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
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Kaidence Rigby and Colbie Rancourt hit while teammate Kray Horton looks on. Forks defeated Rainier 3-0 in the Spartan Gym. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Forks wins district volleyball opener

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks volleyball team moved…

  • Mar 18th, 2021
Kaidence Rigby and Colbie Rancourt hit while teammate Kray Horton looks on. Forks defeated Rainier 3-0 in the Spartan Gym. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
Junior Jordan Davis-Jackson. Photo Kim Weissenfels

Forks vs. Napavine in Soccer

The Forks girls Spartan soccer team traveled to Napavine and it was…

  • Mar 18th, 2021
Junior Jordan Davis-Jackson. Photo Kim Weissenfels
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Johnson places 2nd at Pacific League Championships

Forks’ Keira Johnson finished second in the girls Pacific League championship cross…

  • Mar 17th, 2021
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Napavine run game too much for Forks

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Big-play potential turned into big-play…

  • Mar 12th, 2021

Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 2/22: Mike Henderson 209, 719, Matt Fultz 206, Barbara Darnell…

  • Mar 12th, 2021
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 2/8: Wade McCoy 213, Mike Henderson 203, Peggy Young 169,…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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Spartan Sportsmanship - Senior Hayden Baker (#30) showing Spartan sportsmanship, as he extends a hand to help up an opponent during Saturday’s game at Onalaska. Photo by Kim Weissenfels, more photos page 9.

Spartans nearly knock off defending champ Onalaska

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks Spartans went up…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
Spartan Sportsmanship - Senior Hayden Baker (#30) showing Spartan sportsmanship, as he extends a hand to help up an opponent during Saturday’s game at Onalaska. Photo by Kim Weissenfels, more photos page 9.
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 1/25: Mike Henderson 232, 230, 806, Matt Fultz 230, 712,…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Coast Guard issues warning to mariners turning off AIS

The Coast Guard is issuing a warning to mariners and commercial fishermen…

  • Jan 29th, 2021
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 1/11: Matt Fultz 207, Peggy Young 167, 578, Beach Bums…

  • Jan 29th, 2021
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School Sports Update

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks If the 2020-2021 school…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
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Management attention devoted to fisheries is leading to better outcomes

A new paper published in Nature Sustainability, “Identifying Management Actions that Promote…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
Photo Lonnie Archibald

Fishing regulation changes in Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park has conservation concerns for wild steelhead and is implementing…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
Photo Lonnie Archibald
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Applications sought for WDFW’s Puget Sound Recreational Crab and Shrimp Advisory Committee

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking applications for…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
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Central Washington coast closed to crab fishing due to marine toxins

Recreational fishing halted in Grays Harbor, Willapa Bay, and areas North of…

  • Jan 7th, 2021
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Forks’ Trey Baysinger (55) tackles Montesano quarterback Sam Winter during a 2019 contest at Spartan Stadium. Baysinger says he’s been learning new skills in the construction trades and leaning on his family to get through the pandemic. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News file)

Forks’ Trey Baysinger building up skills during pandemic

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group A stabilizing force on the…

  • Jan 7th, 2021
Forks’ Trey Baysinger (55) tackles Montesano quarterback Sam Winter during a 2019 contest at Spartan Stadium. Baysinger says he’s been learning new skills in the construction trades and leaning on his family to get through the pandemic. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News file)
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Clallam County closes Strait of Juan de Fuca beaches to shellfish

The Clallam County Department of Health and Human Services, Environmental Health Division…

  • Dec 31st, 2020
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Most of Washington Coast now closed to crab fishing due to marine toxins

Effective immediately, the recreational Dungeness crab fisheries on the Washington coast south…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Steelheaders left bank-bound and baitless

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group A grim verdict for steelheaders…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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