Opinion

Utilities now being taxed!

Dear Editor, Our land and house are separate parcels and this year…

  • Feb 26th, 2021

 

Odds and Ends

It’s a shame that TV channels feel it necessary to air the…

  • Feb 26th, 2021

 

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Letter to the Community

I would like to address the community regarding the youth and their…

  • Feb 26th, 2021

 

Odds and Ends

The Oregon treaty of 1846 divided the Oregon country between the U.…

  • Feb 7th, 2021

What you can do to help ensure programs at Forks Community Hospital continue to be available in the West End

Did you know that Forks Community Hospital, the three associated Rural Health…

  • Jan 29th, 2021

EMS Services

For the last 60 years Forks, Community Hospital has provided high quality…

  • Jan 29th, 2021

Wild Steelhead Review: Update and Forecast

Dear Editor, We are finding increasing support for the Wild Steelhead Review.…

  • Jan 29th, 2021

Clothing Bank closes, Forks Chamber hears QVSD update, and vaccine update

Alana Collins with the Clothing Bank announced the following on Friday “It…

  • Jan 21st, 2021

Wear Pink Anti-Bullying Campaign Friday, January 15

Skye Hestand, 7th grade, approached me this fall wanting to do something…

  • Jan 15th, 2021

Odds and Ends

January 2, 2021 Dear Editor: A belated Happy New Year to all…

  • Jan 7th, 2021

Forks Grad becomes Editor of the Forum; city council meets, and loose ends …

The first part of my headline this week comes to me from…

  • Dec 30th, 2020

Thank you from WESC

Dear Editor, The Board, our members, and the community who benefits from…

  • Dec 25th, 2020

Odds and Ends

December 8, 2020 Dear Editor: As usual, many of our trees have…

  • Dec 18th, 2020

Excited about Bruce Hanify

Dear Editor, Howard and I are so excited that Bruce Hanify was…

  • Dec 16th, 2020

Drive Safe

Dear Editor, “Drive safe.” It’s something we say to friends as they…

  • Dec 10th, 2020

Guides seeking support from community

We are writing you today on behalf of ourselves and fellow fishing…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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The not so busiest weekend of the year …and a message from Grandma

Usually this week, the first week of December, aka the busiest weekend…

  • Dec 3rd, 2020
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Why masks?

Dear Editor, Why masks? I’ll tell you why. I have a friend…

  • Nov 18th, 2020

Odds and Ends

Dear Editor: Score: Entomologists, 1; giant Asian hornets, 0. In my last…

  • Nov 18th, 2020

Help for LTC

Hello Community Members, It was brought to our attention during our Congregational…

  • Nov 12th, 2020
Kenneth George enlisted in the Navy before finishing High School to fight in WW ll, Seaman 1st Class Gunner's Mate Striker.

Editor’s update on a letter seeking information on former Forks resident Kenneth George

The week before last the Forks Forum received a letter requesting help…

  • Nov 12th, 2020
Kenneth George enlisted in the Navy before finishing High School to fight in WW ll, Seaman 1st Class Gunner's Mate Striker.

My Anniversary and other ‘things’

If you are reading this on Thursday, Nov. 5 then … today…

  • Nov 4th, 2020

In support of fluoride

Dear Editor, I see the impact good oral health can have on…

  • Oct 29th, 2020

Who will they represent?

Dear Editor, With the City Council getting ready to vote on fluoride,…

  • Oct 15th, 2020
Group rallies against incarceration

Group rallies against incarceration

About 20 in attendance

  • Sep 17th, 2020
Group rallies against incarceration

Civil Defense

Dear Editor: For 13 days in October 1962, the world held its…

  • Aug 21st, 2020

Editorial: Local Journalism Sustainability Act

There’s a hunger for accurate and useful news coverage right now —…

  • Aug 13th, 2020
COVID-19 Update Aug, 7, 2020

West End Joint COVID-19 statement

There are multiple active outbreaks[1] of COVID-19 in the West End. People…

  • Aug 13th, 2020
COVID-19 Update Aug, 7, 2020

Visiting at LTC

Family, Friends, and Residents: The presence of the current COVID-19 pandemic in…

  • Aug 5th, 2020

Klahn account brings back memories

Dear Editor: I found Barney Klahn’s account of his elementary education very…

  • Jul 28th, 2020

An apology to my neighbors and PUD workers

On Saturday, July 18 at approximately 4:10 am, I was awoken by…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Dog-gone Drama

Dog-gone Drama

On Sunday I had the misfortune of having to leave the Westend…

  • Jul 28th, 2020
Dog-gone Drama

More facts, oddities, and opinions …

Dear Editor: I’m back again with another collection of facts, oddities, and…

  • Jul 10th, 2020

Relearning Hospitality

Dear Editor, I read with interest the calls for a word from…

  • Jul 10th, 2020
Soroptimist’s 2nd Chances store may need a new location soon. Funds raised from items sold at the store go to help some of the many charitable entities SIORF supports. Photo Christi Baron

Second Chances needs a new home!

Dear Editor, I am a new member of the Forks community as…

  • Jul 1st, 2020
Soroptimist’s 2nd Chances store may need a new location soon. Funds raised from items sold at the store go to help some of the many charitable entities SIORF supports. Photo Christi Baron
America is crying …but still happy

America is crying …but still happy

Hi, My name is Skye Hestand. I’m 12 years old and I…

  • Jul 1st, 2020
America is crying …but still happy

RE: Forks ad, addressing violence through education

Dear Editor, On June 18, the greater Forks community, accomplished the goal…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

Trained to see both sides

Dear Editor, I retired in 2017 but kept up my membership in…

  • Jun 30th, 2020

Tread carefully when on Social Media

Dear Editor, In all this discussion of the events of June 3,…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

Don’t taint the vision of Forks

Dear Editor and Neighbors, My husband and I spend our summers in…

  • Jun 16th, 2020