Opinion

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

RE: Forks ad, addressing violence through education

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

  • Jul 1st, 2020
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

Tread carefully when on Social Media

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

  • Jul 1st, 2020

Trained to see both sides

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

  • Jun 30th, 2020

Shameful Incident

Dear Editor: While many are eager to put the shameful incidents of…

  • Jun 16th, 2020

Letter to Forks City Council

Dear City Council, I want to start by introducing myself. My name…

  • Jun 16th, 2020

Don’t taint the vision of Forks

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

  • Jun 16th, 2020

The Forks we know …

know

  • Jun 11th, 2020

Former Forks Grads speak out on June 3rd incident

TO: Forks City Council and Mayor, Forks Chamber of Commerce, and Forks…

  • Jun 10th, 2020

Congregational Church to Resume Worship Service

Dear Community, On Sunday, June 7 the Forks Congregational Church will resume…

  • Jun 4th, 2020

The impact of little things

It is amazing how little things can have such a tremendous impact…

  • Jun 4th, 2020

LETTER: Prisons increase COVI-19 risk on West End?

As a community member of Forks, WA, I am encouraged to see…

  • May 24th, 2020

LETTER: Thoughts on the Taj Mahal

An old friend recently returned to India, the land of her birth.…

  • May 24th, 2020

LETTER: The prudence of preparation

Preparation for the unexpected or for important matters of life is a…

  • May 24th, 2020
Hold my beer …

Hold my beer …

Hold my beer is an expression joked about being said before an…

  • May 24th, 2020
Hold my beer …
Life on the Serengeti? Some words about COVID19 from a senior

Life on the Serengeti? Some words about COVID19 from a senior

Dear Editor, Forks is a community where some folks decide to skip…

  • Mar 18th, 2020
Life on the Serengeti? Some words about COVID19 from a senior

FCH CEO to retire

Residents of Clallam County PHD #1, After months of consideration, I have…

  • Mar 13th, 2020
Early days on Lake Crescent …no guardrails!!

Aesthetics over accidents?

During the Lake Crescent road construction, many shared with the Forks Forum…

  • Mar 12th, 2020
Early days on Lake Crescent …no guardrails!!
2020 Wild Steelhead Review

2020 Wild Steelhead Review

Dear Editor, That’s Right! Lines have been tight. Local folks, tourists, and…

  • Feb 27th, 2020
2020 Wild Steelhead Review
Clallam Bay/Sekiu Listening Series

Clallam Bay/Sekiu Listening Series

It was good to see our community working to address challenges in…

  • Feb 21st, 2020
Clallam Bay/Sekiu Listening Series
Thanks for “Ask An Expert” info

Thanks for “Ask An Expert” info

Dear Editor, I would like to let you know how very much…

  • Feb 14th, 2020
Thanks for “Ask An Expert” info
Service dogs are not pets

Service dogs are not pets

Dear Editor, A recent incident at a local medical facility bears witness…

  • Feb 14th, 2020
Service dogs are not pets
NO GUNS!

NO GUNS!

Dear Editor, Every year our legislators gather in Olympia to consider new…

  • Feb 6th, 2020
NO GUNS!
Dangerous situation at PHA properties?

Dangerous situation at PHA properties?

Dear Editor, I am writing you with concerns of the safety of…

  • Feb 6th, 2020
Dangerous situation at PHA properties?
Commemorate passage of the Nineteenth Amendment

Commemorate passage of the Nineteenth Amendment

Dear Editor, This year is the 100th anniversary of women gaining the…

  • Jan 31st, 2020
Commemorate passage of the Nineteenth Amendment
Are you nuts?

Are you nuts?

Dear Editor, In response to the letter “Are You a Felon?” (1/23/2020),…

  • Jan 31st, 2020
Are you nuts?
More shared thoughts

More shared thoughts

Dear Editor: With your permission, I would like to submit a new…

  • Jan 31st, 2020
More shared thoughts
Souper Bowl of Caring

Souper Bowl of Caring

Dear Community, Again the First Congregational Church of Forks is doing its…

  • Jan 24th, 2020
Souper Bowl of Caring
Are you a Felon?

Are you a Felon?

Dear Editor: You may be a felon! Do you own a 10.22…

  • Jan 24th, 2020
Are you a Felon?
FCH You and Your Health

FCH You and Your Health

Some practical suggestions to stay safe in winter brought to you by…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
FCH You and Your Health
Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church

Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church

Dear Community, The Congregational Church Annual Meeting is going to be held…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Notice of Annual Meeting Congregational Church
Bad Management

Bad Management

Dear Editor, It is bad management to clearcut next to a human…

  • Jan 2nd, 2020
Bad Management
More Random Thoughts

More Random Thoughts

Dear Editor: I have assembled another collection of items that I hope…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
More Random Thoughts
Suggested (unpleasant) conversations for family gatherings around the holidays

Suggested (unpleasant) conversations for family gatherings around the holidays

Dear Editor, As we all get together for feasting and celebrations for…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Suggested (unpleasant) conversations for family gatherings around the holidays

Washington Board of Natural Resources conservation strategy fails endangered seabird

Final plan for marbled murrelet recovery shows lack of leadership leaving unanswered…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
Long Lost Family

Long Lost Family

One of my favorite shows to watch is Long Lost Family. It…

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Long Lost Family
Wild Steelhead Review: Update and Forecast

Wild Steelhead Review: Update and Forecast

Dear Editor, 2 December 2019 We are finding increasing support for the…

  • Dec 4th, 2019
Wild Steelhead Review: Update and Forecast
Live Your Dream Award

Live Your Dream Award

Dear Editor, Soroptimist of the Olympic Rain Forest, Forks, is once again…

  • Nov 27th, 2019
Live Your Dream Award
GIVING THANKS TO THE SOROPTIMISTS

GIVING THANKS TO THE SOROPTIMISTS

Homecoming week, dressed up for spirit days, teams prepped for big games,…

  • Nov 20th, 2019
GIVING THANKS TO THE SOROPTIMISTS