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The 2020 winter season operations for Hurricane Ridge began Nov. 27 with glistening treetops and a thick carpet of snow for visitors.On Saturday, 39 inches of snow were recorded at the snow sensor at the ridge. The ridge is open for skiing, snowboarding, tubing and other winter sports. (Laura Foster/Peninsula Daily News)

Hurricane Ridge Road set to be open for winter break

Olympic Peninsula News Group OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — The road to Hurricane…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
The 2020 winter season operations for Hurricane Ridge began Nov. 27 with glistening treetops and a thick carpet of snow for visitors.On Saturday, 39 inches of snow were recorded at the snow sensor at the ridge. The ridge is open for skiing, snowboarding, tubing and other winter sports. (Laura Foster/Peninsula Daily News)
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Community Announcements

Curbside Printing Service Available at Library The North Olympic Library System (NOLS)…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
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Forks Middle School Honor Roll

* = 4.0 Quarter one 8th Grade Belinda Ramirez-Jeronimo Aliya M. Gillette…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
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Trivia Night @ NOLS

The North Olympic Library System is excited to invite adults to join…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
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FPD Daily Calls for Service Dec. 14-20

Dec. 14 Suspicious person Founders Way, stray animal Fauna Lane, citizen contact…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
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QVSD Replacement Education Programs and Operation Levy

QVSD Replacement Education Programs and Operation Levy February 9th Ballot The Quillayute…

  • Dec 25th, 2020
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The Congregational Church recently took up an offering to help provide funds for stocking stuffers for residents at FCH Long Term Care. They raised $1,200! Seen here with the ‘Big Check’ are Vern Farrell, Dawn Harris, and Edith Henry.

City Council and some other things …

Forks City Council met via Zoom on Monday night. Councilmembers John Hillcar,…

  • Dec 17th, 2020
The Congregational Church recently took up an offering to help provide funds for stocking stuffers for residents at FCH Long Term Care. They raised $1,200! Seen here with the ‘Big Check’ are Vern Farrell, Dawn Harris, and Edith Henry.
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Spearheading the Olympic Discovery Trail since 1988

Dear Peninsula Neighbor, Who could have imagined what an extraordinary year 2020…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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QVSD to continue “in-person/hybrid” model after Holiday Break

December 14, 2020 Dear Editor: On behalf of the Quillayute Valley School…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Bring an ornament to add to the tree. Photo Christi Baron

Longest Night Service

Congregational Church will be holding its Longest Night Service on Monday, Dec.…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
Bring an ornament to add to the tree. Photo Christi Baron
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Chapman elected to committee chair

Appointment made in advance of legislative session which starts Jan. 11 By…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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FPD Daily Calls For Service

Dec. 7 Welfare check Merchant Rd., medical S. Forks Ave., suspicious person…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Spruce Railroad Trail Project at Lake Crescent Complete

The final phase of work for the Spruce Railroad Trail Project at…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Community Announcements

Notice of Holiday Hours Forks City Hall will close at noon on…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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19th Annual Twinkle Light Holiday Parade

Neither snow, nor rain, nor wind, nor COVID-19 can stop the annual…

  • Dec 11th, 2020
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Hanify “kids” and Conan the dog visited their former home, a few years ago, at the Hoh Ranger Station. Laura, Carol, and Bruce visit the Hoh as often as they can. Photo Christi Baron

Forks High School grad top choice for district judge

By Rob Ollikainen Olympic Peninsula News Group Clallam County commissioners have identified…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
Hanify “kids” and Conan the dog visited their former home, a few years ago, at the Hoh Ranger Station. Laura, Carol, and Bruce visit the Hoh as often as they can. Photo Christi Baron
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Cherish Our Children announces 2020 Auction total

The Cherish Our Children committee is happy to announce that this year…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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Prince of Peace Lutheran Church’s Pastor Pamela Hunter Retires

Pastor Pamela Hunter retired Oct. 1, 2020, while serving at Prince of…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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FPD Daily Calls for Service Nov. 30 – Dec. 6

Nov. 30 Citizen contact Spartan Ave., death investigation. Dec. 1 Death investigation,…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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Community Announcements

CreativiTea: Winter Paper Crafts The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites teens…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
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Attached is my photo of what I’m doing differently this year.
There have been many many things done differently this year, one of those is many zoom calls. This has let me stay connected with friends from college, family, and many other groups. This includes people from Washington, many other states, like Texas, Alaska, California, New Jersey, and even as far away as family in Lithuania. Here is one of those zoom calls.

#ForNow Forks Contest

Forks Hospital Foundation would love to see how you are working to…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
Attached is my photo of what I’m doing differently this year.
There have been many many things done differently this year, one of those is many zoom calls. This has let me stay connected with friends from college, family, and many other groups. This includes people from Washington, many other states, like Texas, Alaska, California, New Jersey, and even as far away as family in Lithuania. Here is one of those zoom calls.
An accident at the Calawah Bridge on Saturday, Nov. 21 had traffic stopped for a time. Photo Lissy Andros

FPD Daily Calls For Service

Nov. 20 9-1-1 hangup F St., trespass Spartan Ave., medical Robin Hood…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
An accident at the Calawah Bridge on Saturday, Nov. 21 had traffic stopped for a time. Photo Lissy Andros

Forks man sentenced to minimum nine years in child rape case

Clallam County Superior Court jury finds Miguel Angel Medel Lopez guilty after…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
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Saturday, Dec. 19, is National Wreaths Across America Day

The Michael Trebert Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution volunteers supporting…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
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SIORF Festival of Trees and Wreaths Auction and Walkabout

Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rain Forest proudly presents “Peace on Earth”…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
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FPD Daily Calls for Service

Nov. 16 9-1-1 hangup Terra Eden, citizen assist Cooper Ranch Rd., citizen…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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FCH COVID-19 update Nov. 18

News and Information • The Central Check-In Station will be OPEN the…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Olympic National Park welcomes New Chief Ranger

Olympic National Park welcomes Scott Jacobs as the new Chief Ranger. Ranger…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Clallam County seeks volunteers for various boards and committees

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

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Skaters make their way around the rink of the Port Angeles Ice Village in November 2019. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Port Angeles ice skating rink postponed until March

By Rob Ollikainen Olympic Peninsula News Group The Port Angeles Winter Ice…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
Skaters make their way around the rink of the Port Angeles Ice Village in November 2019. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Avoid scammers/con artists:“Give smart” this holiday season

Tips and online resources help people protect themselves from being scammed by…

  • Nov 27th, 2020

Shopping Small for 2020 holiday season needed more than ever

By Jeremy Field Regional Administrator, Pacific Northwest U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) It’s…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Slippery Roads = Accident

Multiple agencies responded to this wreck that happened south of Forks on…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Community Announcements

CANCELLED! The American Legion Post 106 is sad to announce that due…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Clallam County District II Court Report

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

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Forks Police Department Daily Calls for Service Nov. 9-15

Nov. 9 Smoke investigation Hwy 101 N., citizen contact Valley View Dr.,…

  • Nov 19th, 2020
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Coping with COVID

By Michael Salsbury, WEOS Substance Use Program Coordinator The writing prompt arrived…

  • Nov 18th, 2020

Clallam County Lodging Tax Funding Application 2021 (2nd Call)

The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee announces a second call opportunity for business…

  • Nov 18th, 2020
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Remembering the Woodland Hotel

By Korte Brueckmann From Nov. 19, 1976 FORKS — An early morning…

  • Nov 18th, 2020
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Community Announcements

Serenity House Still has over $400K+ in funding for CARES Act Rental…

  • Nov 18th, 2020
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