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Forks City Council: Kilmer calls in with Happy Birthday wish, change to building permits discussed

The Forks City Council met via Zoom on Monday night. While there…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

 

Park Rangers transport a litter to carryout an injured hiker for a Search and Rescue incident on Switchback Trail at Hurricane Ridge. NPS Photo

Recreate responsibly to help prevent search and rescue

Olympic National Park has had a total of 39 Search and Rescue…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

 

FPD – Daily Calls for Service

Aug. 3 Medical 8th Ave., 9-1-1 hang up, citizen assist S. Forks…

  • Aug 14th, 2020

 

Service seeks public comment on revisions to critical habitat for Northern Spotted Owl

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is seeking public comment on…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

State Broadband Office needs you to help identify low or no high-speed internet service areas

The Washington State Broadband Office and state Public Works Board have launched…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Community Announcements

Big Library Read: The Darwin Affair North Olympic Library System (NOLS) patrons…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

Changing hazards of residential fires

The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office advises residents that home furnishings have…

  • Aug 13th, 2020

Quillayute Valley School District reopening school plans 2020-21

As of today, Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, the Quillayute Valley School District…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Court Report June and July

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

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Community announcements

“Growing Great Organic Garlic” by Pam Larsen Pam Larsen presents “Growing Great…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Comment period for Enchanted Valley Chalet plan extended through Aug. 31

The National Park Service released an environmental assessment (EA) for the final…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Chinook salmon fishing to close in some coastal, Puget Sound areas following successful season

As Chinook salmon fishing comes to a close in some coastal and…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

FPD Daily calls for service

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  • Aug 5th, 2020

FPD calls for Service July 20 – 27

July 20 Warrant attempt E. Division, warrant arrest 100 block S. Forks…

  • Jul 30th, 2020

Vacancy Charter Review District 3

The Clallam County Charter Review Commission announces that there is a vacancy…

  • Jul 30th, 2020

FCH: You and Your Health – COVID-19

Question: Does the hospital have a treatment regimen for COVID-19 positive patients…

  • Jul 30th, 2020

Community Announcements

Learn about Homeschool A homeschool perspective meeting will be held on Monday,…

  • Jul 30th, 2020

Olympic Peninsula educator honored

Submitted by Dr. Nancy Messmer Many fine environmental educators work on the…

  • Jul 29th, 2020

New equipment installation on Gunderson Mountain

Gunderson Mountain Lookout Site Elevation: 1,200 feet Gunderson Mountain is a low…

  • Jul 29th, 2020

Clallam County Public Meetings and the Open Public Meetings Act

Guidance While in Phase 2 of the Safe Start Washington Plan There…

  • Jul 29th, 2020

FPD Daily Calls July 12 – 19

July 12 Medical Cedar Ave., smoke investigation Hwy 101 N., civil Big…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Janice Winney Lichtenwaldt was joined by family and friends last Saturday for a Forks Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting ceremony at her new business venture The Virago Retreat Center located off Smith Rd. near the Hwy 101 Bogachiel Bridge. Janice, seen here in the center of the photo, was joined by Jack Banner for the ribbon cutting action. Photo Christi Baron

Ribbon Cutting at Virago Retreat Center

The Virago Retreat Center is located on the Bogachiel River just past…

  • Jul 24th, 2020
Janice Winney Lichtenwaldt was joined by family and friends last Saturday for a Forks Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting ceremony at her new business venture The Virago Retreat Center located off Smith Rd. near the Hwy 101 Bogachiel Bridge. Janice, seen here in the center of the photo, was joined by Jack Banner for the ribbon cutting action. Photo Christi Baron

Wildlife:

Garden Diary of the Doomed By Pat Neal Gardening can be a…

  • Jul 24th, 2020
Kylee, age 12 Forks, WA, her winning submission.

Six young artists speak up about Kinship Care!

The six children winning the awards are from the following Cities in…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Kylee, age 12 Forks, WA, her winning submission.

Two former Forks grads accepted into prestigious apprenticeship program with Local 86 Ironworkers at Peninsula College

Four second-year PC welding students received coveted apprenticeships, after undergoing the rigors…

  • Jul 27th, 2020

LWV to offer candidate forums via Zoom

Secretary of State Primary Forum The League of Women Voters of Washington…

  • Jul 16th, 2020

Community Announcements

LITERACY COUNCIL TO GIVE AMAZON FIRE TABLETS TO WINNERS OF WRITING CONTEST…

  • Jul 16th, 2020

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Quileute Tribal School

The Quileute Tribe held a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the…

  • Jul 16th, 2020

FCH – You and Your Health

Second-Hand Smoke There are many articles to date that highlight the medical…

  • Jul 16th, 2020
Census Operation Schedule

Congratulations Washington! Census Update

As of July 1, the state of Washington hit an important census…

  • Jul 16th, 2020
Census Operation Schedule

Daily Calls for Service July 6-12

July 6 Warrant attempt W. Division, warrant arrest 2nd Ave., theft 500…

  • Jul 16th, 2020
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Community Announcements

Humanities Washington presents Tangled: Why Your Hair Matters to Society As part…

  • Jul 10th, 2020
Anu Taranath

Public invited to review and comment on plan for Enchanted Valley Chalet

The National Park Service released an environmental assessment (EA) for the final…

  • Jul 10th, 2020

Wildlife – Is it going to rain?

By Pat Neal “Is it going to rain?” My tourist friend asked.…

  • Jul 9th, 2020

Warrants issued for Facebook accounts

By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group Search warrants were issued last…

  • Jul 9th, 2020
Patients drove up to the Akalat Center and were immediately greeted by a member of the National Guard dressed in HAZMAT. Submitted Photos

National Guard conducted COVID-19 testing in La Push

By Emily Foster The US Army Washington Air National Guard was stationed…

  • Jul 10th, 2020
Patients drove up to the Akalat Center and were immediately greeted by a member of the National Guard dressed in HAZMAT. Submitted Photos

Daily Calls for Service

June 20 Medical Spruce Dr., citizen assist Bogachiel Way, business check Mora…

  • Jul 10th, 2020

Tip and Sip – West End Taproom now open

Opening a new business is a stressful time …but opening a new…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020
Warner’s Garage 4th of July parade entry 1936. Forks Forum Archives

4th of July update

In 1936, on the 4th of July, it rained about 4 inches…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020
Warner’s Garage 4th of July parade entry 1936. Forks Forum Archives

Take action now to protect against wildfire

From Clallam County Conservation District: The snowpack in the Olympics is about…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020