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Rayonier employees Mike Leavitt, Dennis Cox, and Griffin Ollar with Forks Lions Club member John Calhoun, who is second from the right. Submitted Photo

Collaboration between Forks Lions, Rayonier benefit the West End

Rayonier Timber Company and Forks Lions club are collaborating to support the…

  • Oct 29th, 2020

 

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To fluoridate …or not to fluoridate …that was the question

Forks City Council met Monday night and took care of business. They…

  • Oct 27th, 2020

 

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Community Announcements

Salal Permit Sales to Begin in Nov. Permit sales for salal on…

  • Oct 29th, 2020

 

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Soroptimist update Festival of Trees and Wreath Sales

Festival of Trees updates Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest (SIORF)…

  • Oct 29th, 2020
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Forks Police, other law enforcement, and the Forks Ambulance responded to an alleged “bear spray” incident at the Forks Transit Center last Wednesday morning.

Forks Police Calls for Service

Oct. 19 Suspicious person 1000 block S. Forks Ave., threats Big Pine…

  • Oct 29th, 2020
Forks Police, other law enforcement, and the Forks Ambulance responded to an alleged “bear spray” incident at the Forks Transit Center last Wednesday morning.
The new REMVAC ambulance was featured on the front page of last week’s Forks Forum, but due to the power outage, all the information was not available before the paper went to print. Photo Christi Baron

More on the new ambulance

Tim Wade, Forks Community Hospital, Ambulance Supervisor and Safety Officer, shared a…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
The new REMVAC ambulance was featured on the front page of last week’s Forks Forum, but due to the power outage, all the information was not available before the paper went to print. Photo Christi Baron

Clallam County to form committee for judge replacement

By Rob Ollikainen Olympic Peninsula News Group Clallam County will form a…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020

Prescribed burns planned for debris piles beginning Oct. 19

The Olympic Interagency Fire Management Program and park road crew have planned…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Halloween 2020 Safety Tips for Pets and People

By Michelle Sathe Best Friends Animal Society Halloween is almost here, and…

  • Oct 27th, 2020
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Daily calls for service Oct. 5-18

Oct. 5 Animal complaint Lyon Court, trespass 900 block S. Forks Ave.,…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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USDA Food Box Program has ended

Oct. 8 was the last USDA Food Box program delivery in the…

  • Oct 27th, 2020
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Acetylene torch sparks fire at Forks business

Saw shop materials inside contribute to intensity of blaze By Paul Gottlieb…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Washington State Supreme Court rules I-976 is unconstitutional

On Oct. 15, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled on the constitutionality…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Community Announcements

Family Reads: Stamped The North Olympic Library System will give a copy…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Quileute Tribe receives NPS Historic Preservation Grant

The Quileute Tribe is the recipient of the 2020 NPS Historic Preservation…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Evening Talk- Introduction to e-DNA with Dr. Austen Thomas, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.

By Frank Hanson Join Zoom Meeting https://washington.zoom.us/j/94425137999-Meeting ID: 944 2513 7999 One…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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OPAS Virtual Book Group: The Genius of Birds

On Tuesday, Oct. 27, from 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. the public…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge continues online.

Community Announcements

SIORF Wreath Sale Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest wreath and…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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It will be a Festival of Wreaths this year.

SIORF Festival of Trees auction to go online

Soroptimist International is in the planning stages for our 25th Anniversary of…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Clallam County Board of Commissioners announced on Oct. 6, its participation and…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Caring Place Walk-a-Thon

Caring Place Pregnancy Resource Center Fall fundraiser ‘We Care Walk-a-thon’ now running…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Court Report Aug. – Sept.

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

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Forks schools ‘trailblazers’ as districts reopen

In-person teaching phased in for most By Rob Ollikainen Two Clallam County…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
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Breast Cancer Risk Factors

FCH - Ask an Expert “Are there risk factors associated with breast…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Census could shift Clallam County districts

By Rob Ollikainen Olympic Peninsula News Group Boundaries between Clallam County commissioner…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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La Push Beach Trail 2 bridge removal, replacement

Collaborative effort with Olympic National Park, The Quileute Nation and Mt Olympus…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Daily Calls for Service Sept. 28 – Oct 4

Sept. 28 Threats S. Forks Ave., patrols Spartan Ave., civil Elk Corner…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Nancy with Molly, and Tanner who came to the Cleanup and spent extra time in the tedious task of sorting debris, and identifying it piece by piece for a tally and reporting.

Volunteers gather debris and report it

All over the world, even in a pandemic, individuals and small groups…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
Nancy with Molly, and Tanner who came to the Cleanup and spent extra time in the tedious task of sorting debris, and identifying it piece by piece for a tally and reporting.
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National White Cane Safety Day October 15, 2020

By Gloria Riley “Itty Bitty Guide for Adult Vision Loss” According to…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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#WeCareWalkaThon

Fall Fundraiser for The Caring Place, Pregnancy Resource Center Sponsored by Forks…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
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Masked students await the opening of the door to the Forks Junior High school Monday, Oct. 5 for the first day of school held in the building since last spring’s school classes. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

QVSD Schools re-open

Forks High School staff and administration sent an email and phone message…

  • Oct 8th, 2020
Masked students await the opening of the door to the Forks Junior High school Monday, Oct. 5 for the first day of school held in the building since last spring’s school classes. Photos by Lonnie Archibald
Morning distribution at Heaven’s Kingdom Christian School in San Lorenzo.

Share the wonder and meaning of Christmas

Operation Christmas Child, even in a pandemic, is still going strong. We…

  • Oct 1st, 2020
Morning distribution at Heaven’s Kingdom Christian School in San Lorenzo.
Community Announcements

Community Announcements

Bogachiel Garden Club Plant Sale BGC will hold a Fall Plant Sale…

  • Oct 1st, 2020
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Daily Calls for Service Sept. 21 - 27

Daily Calls for Service Sept. 21 – 27

Sept. 21 Suspicious person Founders Way, medical Founders Way, medical Founders Way,…

  • Oct 1st, 2020
Daily Calls for Service Sept. 21 - 27
The Tillicum Park Flag Pole project was spearheaded by the Forks Lions Club with participation from the City of Forks and the Lloyd J. Allen Charitable Trust Fund, which made a substantial donation to the project. The Flag Pole Dedication Ceremony took place on April 27, 2019. This photo of the flag was taken on May 22, 2020, by Berlinda James.

Forks Lions reach out to the community for flag support

Forks Lions club assumes financial responsibility for maintaining fresh, new flags on…

  • Sep 30th, 2020
The Tillicum Park Flag Pole project was spearheaded by the Forks Lions Club with participation from the City of Forks and the Lloyd J. Allen Charitable Trust Fund, which made a substantial donation to the project. The Flag Pole Dedication Ceremony took place on April 27, 2019. This photo of the flag was taken on May 22, 2020, by Berlinda James.
Retiring Judge Rohrer Reflects on 20 years at Clallam County Courts

Retiring Judge Rohrer Reflects on 20 years at Clallam County Courts

Judge Erik Rohrer was sworn in as a judge on January 31,…

  • Sep 28th, 2020
Retiring Judge Rohrer Reflects on 20 years at Clallam County Courts
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Olympic Theater history and memories ….

By Christi Baron Forks Forum Editor This week marks the 10th anniversary…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020
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Community Announcements

Community Announcements

Red Yarn Virtual Performance The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites you…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020
Community Announcements
Olympic Peninsula Environmental Activist Award

Olympic Peninsula Environmental Activist Award

Actually, Denis has been a lifetime activist. Way back before there was…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020
Olympic Peninsula Environmental Activist Award