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Community Announcements

FHS Spring Sports registration starts Feb. 3 Time to register your Forks…

  • Feb 6th, 2020

Search and Candlelight Vigil for missing man

There will be an unofficial search party for Joshua Simiskey on Feb.…

  • Feb 6th, 2020
Beaver resident Richard Mossman looks over the trees and debris that came down in the slide. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Landslide near Lake Pleasant

Small water system destroyed by debris BEAVER — A 100-foot-wide landslide has…

  • Feb 5th, 2020
Beaver resident Richard Mossman looks over the trees and debris that came down in the slide. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Juvenile arrested for making threats to kill in La Push

On the afternoon of Feb. 3, at about 4 p.m. La Push…

  • Feb 4th, 2020

One Vehicle Rollover

Washington State Patrol is reporting a rollover with entrapment accident which occurred…

  • Feb 3rd, 2020

ROBBERY ON HIGHWAY 112 FALSELY REPORTED

On Dec. 26, 2019, at about 8:06 p.m. Deputies responded to the…

  • Feb 1st, 2020

Community Announcements

Elks Marathon Bingo Feb. 8 There will be a Marathon Bingo event…

  • Jan 31st, 2020

Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service

Jan. 20 Civil 2600 block Calawah Way, 9-1-1 hang-up Bogachiel Way, fraud…

  • Jan 31st, 2020

WDFW seeks public comments on 2020-2021 hunting seasons

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

  • Jan 31st, 2020

Earthquake off Neah Bay

About 1:35 Friday afternoon, the North Coast area of Clallam County experienced…

  • Jan 31st, 2020

Ask the Expert – Coronavirus

What is Coronavirus? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. Some cause…

  • Jan 27th, 2020
Coast Guard rescues hiker near Neah Bay, Wash. Photo USCG

Coast Guard rescues hiker near Neah Bay

An aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles rescued a stranded…

  • Jan 27th, 2020
Coast Guard rescues hiker near Neah Bay, Wash. Photo USCG

Temporary Closure of Hoh Rain Forest Area Due to Road Washout Outside Park Boundary

The Hoh Rain Forest area of Olympic National Park is temporarily closed…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service

Jan. 5 Citizen assist Camas Ave., suspicious person 1700 block Calawah Way,…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

Community Announcements

Peninsula College Foundation Announces 2020 Scholarship Application Process Beginning Jan. 22, the…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

Neah Bay man reported missing

On the evening of Jan. 15 family members from Neah Bay contacted…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Veteran Master Gardener Cindy Ericksen will share tips for starting seeds indoors and outdoors at noon on Thursday, Feb. 12, in the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse. This presentation is part of the Master Gardener Green Thumb Garden Tips education series. Submitted photo

Community Announcements

1920s costumes needed FHS/FJHS Drama Club is putting on “Chicago” the musical…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Veteran Master Gardener Cindy Ericksen will share tips for starting seeds indoors and outdoors at noon on Thursday, Feb. 12, in the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse. This presentation is part of the Master Gardener Green Thumb Garden Tips education series. Submitted photo

Grants Available for Open Space Projects in Jefferson County

The Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners invites applications for projects to…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Jeff Gingell, Mike Gilstrap, and Juanita Weissenfels were sworn in by Judge Erik Rohrer Monday evening in the Forks City Council Chambers. Photo Christi Baron

New City Council Members Sworn In

It was an exciting evening at Forks City Council on Monday night…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Jeff Gingell, Mike Gilstrap, and Juanita Weissenfels were sworn in by Judge Erik Rohrer Monday evening in the Forks City Council Chambers. Photo Christi Baron

JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Audition

Missoula Children’s Theater to present “Jack and the Beanstalk” An audition will…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

Peninsula College announces President’s List, Honor Roll Students for Fall Qtr 2019

Peninsula College has just released the names of students who made the…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

District Court II starts new Relicensing Program

Clallam County District Court II in Forks is initiating a new Relicensing…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

Community Resource Connections offers “Opportunities to Help”

Volunteer to help at Clallam County’s 11th annual “Community Resource Connections” event.…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

Port Angeles Port Commissioner Connie Beauvais Announces Run for State Senate LD 24

Joyce, WA—Port Angeles Port Commissioner Connie Beauvais has formally announced her run…

  • Jan 14th, 2020

Rally supporting Women’s March

Folks for Change will be holding a Rally To Support The Women’s…

  • Jan 14th, 2020

Man charged with prison escape pleads not guilty

Inmate chooses to act as own attorney By Brian McLean PORT TOWNSEND…

  • Jan 10th, 2020

Community Announcements

Homeschool? Classical Conversations Homeschool will hold community informational meetings on Thursday, Jan.…

  • Jan 10th, 2020

Motorcycle collision with log truck on Merchant Road in Forks

On Tuesday, Jan. 7 at approximately 5:07 p.m. Deputies from the Clallam…

  • Jan 8th, 2020

Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service

Dec. 16 Traffic complaint 6th Ave., found property Bogachiel Way, warrant/arrest 2nd…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020

Community Announcements

History of the Lost Canoe For years an old Indian canoe was…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020

New and revised traffic laws for 2020

Child restraint law (RCW 46.61.687): • Children up to age 2 must…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020
There were 160 High School students who achieved Honor Roll status for 1st Term at FHS. The students celebrated in the Commons with white and chocolate cake! Congratulations to the students, a job well done! Submitted Photo

1st Term FHS Honor Roll

Seniors High Honor Roll 3.99-3.5 Madelyn A. Archibald Brenna N. King Rian…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020
There were 160 High School students who achieved Honor Roll status for 1st Term at FHS. The students celebrated in the Commons with white and chocolate cake! Congratulations to the students, a job well done! Submitted Photo

Sweet Competition!

Sweet Readings and decorative handmade gingerbread houses decorated the FHS library. Mrs.…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020

Honor Roll Quarter One – Forks Jr. High

Students 4.0 Nate P. Dahlgren Keira H. Johnson Annika K. Leverington Faith…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020

ROBBERY SUSPECTS AT LARGE

On Dec. 26 at about 8:06 p.m., Clallam County Sheriff’s Deputies responded…

  • Dec 27th, 2019

Winter Season in Olympic National Park

From snow-blanketed mountains to evergreen forests dripping with rain and ocean beaches…

  • Dec 26th, 2019

Christmas activities

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service The Forks Assembly of God Church, 81 Huckleberry…

  • Dec 26th, 2019

Tobacco and Vapor 21

As part of its work to protect children and teens from smoking…

  • Dec 25th, 2019

Community Announcements

Census Bureau now recruiting for 2020 census operations in Clallam county The…

  • Dec 25th, 2019

The City Scoop: Calling all local contractors

Are you a contractor or business owner in the Forks area? Are…

  • Dec 23rd, 2019