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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

FPD Daily Calls for Service

Dec. 8 Patrols Sol Duc Way, patrols Forks Ave., disturbance 2600 block…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Forks Graduates two from Fire Academy

Forks Fire Chief Bill Paul reports that recently, at the Regional State…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

FCH – You and Your Health

End the Stigma The stigma attached to people with addictions is often…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Longest Night Service

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

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Community Announcements

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

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Emergency personnel secured the injured hiker on a gurney. Eight offenders proceeded to pack him up the hill with an additional saw-trained incarcerated crew member cutting a pathway to assist with footing. OCC Photo

Rescue at OCC

By Darla DePew Administrative Assistant 4 On Thursday, Nov. 19, Olympic Corrections…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Emergency personnel secured the injured hiker on a gurney. Eight offenders proceeded to pack him up the hill with an additional saw-trained incarcerated crew member cutting a pathway to assist with footing. OCC Photo

Daily Calls for Service FPD

Nov. 23 Assault 500 block Bogachiel Way, citizen contact Palmer Rd., suspicious…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

November Students of the Month

Elver Cruz Ramos is a 7th grader whose proud parents are Juliana…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Community Announcements

Spruce Production Division book for sale Port Angeles – During World War…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Holiday Weekend Re-Cap

The busiest weekend of the year on the West End got off…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Thank You from Cherish Our Children

The Cherish Our Children Committee would like to thank everyone who helped…

  • Dec 13th, 2019

Candlelight vigil for Tristen Pisani fills Spartan Stadium

Hundreds attend to pay respects, share memories

Peninsula College Foundation working to create Jayme Wisecup scholarship

Jamye Wisecup was a fixture and a bright light in the emergency…

  • Dec 6th, 2019
Logger Memorial committee members Martha Paul and JoMarie Miller. Submitted Photo

Forks Loggers Memorial – From a Vision until Now

The Forks Loggers Memorial Committee was formed in 1990. Founding committee members…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
Logger Memorial committee members Martha Paul and JoMarie Miller. Submitted Photo

Clallam County approves tax to preserve farms

Conservation Futures fund approved on 2-1 vote By Jesse Major Olympic Peninsula…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
WEYL Christmas Tree Sale 
                                Rylie and Dax Baysinger arrived at Forks Outfitters just after 1 p.m. last Saturday to help out with the unloading of the West End Youth League Christmas trees. Each year the organization holds this fundraiser that raises funds to assist with the good things they do for West End youth throughout the year. Prices for the trees are $40 for Douglas Firs and $60 for Noble Firs. Photo Christi Baron

Holiday Weekend Schedule

Friday, Dec. 6 Kick-off the season of giving at the 18th Annual…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
WEYL Christmas Tree Sale 
                                Rylie and Dax Baysinger arrived at Forks Outfitters just after 1 p.m. last Saturday to help out with the unloading of the West End Youth League Christmas trees. Each year the organization holds this fundraiser that raises funds to assist with the good things they do for West End youth throughout the year. Prices for the trees are $40 for Douglas Firs and $60 for Noble Firs. Photo Christi Baron

Forks teen charged with murder

Prosecuting attorney: Phillip Z. Cowles had been in counseling for expressing homicidal ideations

A Real Twilight Love Story

We all know that Twilight is a love story but how often…

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Main Street in Forks. (Christi Baron/Forks Forum)

Letter to the community: Stand together with hope

Forks Police Chief Mike Rowley shares thoughts on local tragedy

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Main Street in Forks. (Christi Baron/Forks Forum)

Washington DNR Timber Harvest Reductions Will Hurt Rural Jobs, Public Schools, Community Services

Today, the Washington Board of Natural Resources adopted two new management plans…

  • Dec 3rd, 2019

Juvenile in custody after adult is shot, killed in Forks

Sheriff’s Office: 19-year-old killed following altercation at party

Icy roads = Saturday accident

Washington State Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon at US Hwy…

  • Dec 1st, 2019

Daily Calls for Service

Nov. 18 Trespass G St., weapons violation G. St., escape from custody…

  • Nov 27th, 2019

Court Report

Court Report

  • Nov 27th, 2019
A marbled murrelet. (U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service)

Marbled murrelet strategy criticized for impact on rural areasDecision on proposed plan expected Dec. 3

By Jesse Major Olympic Peninsula News Group Several West End officials have…

  • Nov 27th, 2019
A marbled murrelet. (U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service)