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Supreme Court Decision on drug possession arrests and prosecution

By Zach Jablonski Olympic Peninsula News Group A state Supreme Court decision…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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U.S. House passes Wild Olympics bill with public-lands package

By Leah Leach Olympic Peninsula News Group Now it’s up to the…

  • Mar 5th, 2021

Salmon Season Outlook

Washington salmon seasons are likely to once again be limited by low…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
Pamela Conrad, Principal, CMG Landscape Architecture and Founder of Climate Positive Design, presents: “Climate Positive Landscape Design” on Thursday, March 11 from noon to 1 p.m. via Zoom. Submitted Photo

Community Announcements

The Arcora Foundation SmileMobile coming to Forks - State-of-the-art dental clinic providing…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
Pamela Conrad, Principal, CMG Landscape Architecture and Founder of Climate Positive Design, presents: “Climate Positive Landscape Design” on Thursday, March 11 from noon to 1 p.m. via Zoom. Submitted Photo
On Sunday morning Calawah Way was closed for an accident investigation. Tire marks and alder trees show the impact of the vehicle. Photo Christi Baron

Daily calls for service Feb. 22-28

Feb. 22 Traffic emphasis E. A St./Camas Ave., citizen contact N. Forks…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
On Sunday morning Calawah Way was closed for an accident investigation. Tire marks and alder trees show the impact of the vehicle. Photo Christi Baron
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Forks Middle School Honor Roll

* Denotes 4.0 GPA 8th Grade Belinda Ramirez-Jeronimo Aliya M. Gillett Eladia…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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Clean fuels bill approved by the House

By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service A low carbon fuel bill passed…

  • Mar 4th, 2021
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Library expands services to include limited in-library browsing

Beginning March 1, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will expand services…

  • Mar 4th, 2021
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“Good Things Come in Small Packages” at March 19 One Minute Film Festival

Set sail onto the screen and into a post-apocalyptic world where romance…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
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DAR Award winner Ivan Cortani. Submitted photo

Michael Trebert announces Five National Awards at the Annual “George Washington” Tea

The local Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is announcing…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
DAR Award winner Ivan Cortani. Submitted photo
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Youth activities and City Council

It is great to see student sports again in the paper this…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
The blurry figures on the right are dirtbikes.
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Oversize load – What you should do when you see an oversized load on a road near you

By Christi Baron In one of my past lives, I was a…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
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Community Announcements

2021 Maury and Betty Hull Scholarship The Maury and Betty Hull Scholarship…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
Skaters make their way around the rink of the Port Angeles Ice Village in November 2019. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Ice village to open for one month

By Leah Leach Olympic Peninsula News Group The Port Angeles Winter Ice…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
Skaters make their way around the rink of the Port Angeles Ice Village in November 2019. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
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Daily calls for service

Feb. 15 Overdue person Elk Valley Rd., patrols Lupine Ave., 9-1-1 misdial,…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
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Bob Cain, Master Gardener and frequent contributor to WSU’s Clallam County “Green Thumb Garden Tips” education series, will discuss food gardens Thursday, Feb. 25 from noon to 1 p.m.

Community Announcements

Music Scholarships Monday Musicale Scholarships are available for high school seniors attending…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
Bob Cain, Master Gardener and frequent contributor to WSU’s Clallam County “Green Thumb Garden Tips” education series, will discuss food gardens Thursday, Feb. 25 from noon to 1 p.m.
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Michael Trebert announces five national awards at the annual “George Washington” Tea

Port Angeles-Sequim, Washington: The local Chapter of the Daughters of the American…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
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Van – Log truck accident

The La Push Road was fully blocked, for seven hours, last Wednesday,…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
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Happy birthday Sully’s

By Christi Baron It was February 2008 and I was at Forkestra,…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
1972 with Matt and Lorraine out front …when you ordered from outside!
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Court Report

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

  • Feb 18th, 2021
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FPD Daily Calls for Service

Feb. 8 Warrant attempt Hwy 101 N., warrant arrest Steelhead Ave., civil…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
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A fisherman examines the wrecked vehicle in the cold waters of the Hoh River. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

California man hurt after car lands in Hoh River

By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group A California man whose Chevy…

  • Feb 18th, 2021
A fisherman examines the wrecked vehicle in the cold waters of the Hoh River. Photos by Lonnie Archibald
James Salazar has been welcomed as the newest member of the Forks Police Department. Salazar graduated from FHS in 2015 and spent some time in the military and is now on his hometown police force! Photo Christi Baron

FHS grad is newest FPD Officer – FPD calls Feb. 1-7

Feb. 1 Citizen assist Russell Rd., suspicious person Mora Rd., warrant arrest…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
James Salazar has been welcomed as the newest member of the Forks Police Department. Salazar graduated from FHS in 2015 and spent some time in the military and is now on his hometown police force! Photo Christi Baron

State of the Forks Chamber 20/21

By Lissy Andros Forks Chamber Executive Director Chamber has 260 members consisting…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
The road to women's suffrage began in Washington State.

RCA to host a Historical drama ….tells of suffrage victory

‘May’s Vote’ documents successful political partnership By Diane Urbani de la Paz…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Soroptimist International of Olympic Rain Forest now taking applications for scholarship programs

Deadline April 15 Each year Soroptimist International of Olympic Rain Forest (SIORF)…

  • Feb 12th, 2021

Fire Damages Elk Loop Home

By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group A fire that began in…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Coming soon …The Beaver Grocery store

Carrie Dahlgren Merrill is excited! so excited that she can hardly stand…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Best of Awards 2020

The Forks Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Best of Awards…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Gas Tax going up?

By Joseph Claypoole By WNPA News Service Washington drivers will pay an…

  • Feb 7th, 2021

Washington on track to allow schools to waive graduation requirements

By Patric Haerle WNPA News Service Washington high school students wrestling with…

  • Feb 7th, 2021

Democratic 24th District lawmakers are at odds with Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee

By Paul Gottlieb Olympic Peninsula News Group The North Olympic Peninsula’s Democratic…

  • Feb 7th, 2021
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Court Report

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

  • Feb 7th, 2021
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Annual State of the City Address

Last Wednesday the Forks Chamber of Commerce weekly Zoom meeting hosted Forks…

  • Feb 7th, 2021
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Navy gets approval for State Park training

By Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service Training for Navy SEALs in state…

  • Feb 7th, 2021

Bill would ban open-carry weapons at peaceful state capitol protests

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service A proposed ban on open-carry weapons…

  • Feb 7th, 2021
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Community Announcements

Second Chances Closes Second Chances, a Soroptimist community project, has closed due…

  • Feb 5th, 2021
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Charter Review Recommendations

The Clallam County Board of Commissioners will be discussing the Charter Review…

  • Feb 4th, 2021
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Valentine Card Kits at NOLS

Valentine Card Kits at NOLS

  • Feb 4th, 2021
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26th Annual Building for the Future Conference

Community Announcement

Clallam Transit Requesting Help from Our Community Clallam Transit is looking at…

  • Jan 29th, 2021
26th Annual Building for the Future Conference