Sports

Laura Gould of Sequim, WA. She was one of only 2 riders, and the only woman, to compete using a single-speed bicycle. She took 2nd place Women’s Open Medium Course. Photo Jesse Major Photography

Inaugural Hoh-ly Roller – First Race of the Gravel Unravel series

The first race of the Gravel Unravel 3-race endurance cycling series took…

  • May 6th, 2021

 

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Spartan girls begin season with pair of sweeps; Forks baseball 3-0

By Michael Carman and Pierre LaBossiere A young group of Forks Spartans…

  • Apr 8th, 2021

 

Spartan Myranda Walsh throws the discus. Myranda also ran the leg in the 4x400 relay won by the Spartans.

Spartans Steffan, Doyle win five events; Forks girls’ relays win two

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks boys — led…

  • Apr 8th, 2021

 

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Sunset Lanes

High scores Monday Doubles 3/8: Wade McCoy 222, Mike Henderson 192, 687,…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
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Commission to hear briefings and public comment on 2021-23 hunting season setting, land acquisition projects, and hatchery policy

OLYMPIA – The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will hear updates on…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Forks’ Kadie Wood hits while Kyra Neel (7) and Colbie Rancourt look on. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Forks spikers fall in district tournament

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks went out fighting in…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Forks’ Kadie Wood hits while Kyra Neel (7) and Colbie Rancourt look on. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
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Forks’ Johnson fifth at district cross country

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks freshman Keira Johnson finished…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
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Kaidence Rigby and Colbie Rancourt hit while teammate Kray Horton looks on. Forks defeated Rainier 3-0 in the Spartan Gym. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Forks wins district volleyball opener

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks volleyball team moved…

  • Mar 18th, 2021
Kaidence Rigby and Colbie Rancourt hit while teammate Kray Horton looks on. Forks defeated Rainier 3-0 in the Spartan Gym. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
Junior Jordan Davis-Jackson. Photo Kim Weissenfels

Forks vs. Napavine in Soccer

The Forks girls Spartan soccer team traveled to Napavine and it was…

  • Mar 18th, 2021
Junior Jordan Davis-Jackson. Photo Kim Weissenfels
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Johnson places 2nd at Pacific League Championships

Forks’ Keira Johnson finished second in the girls Pacific League championship cross…

  • Mar 17th, 2021
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Napavine run game too much for Forks

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Big-play potential turned into big-play…

  • Mar 12th, 2021

Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 2/22: Mike Henderson 209, 719, Matt Fultz 206, Barbara Darnell…

  • Mar 12th, 2021
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 2/8: Wade McCoy 213, Mike Henderson 203, Peggy Young 169,…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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Spartan Sportsmanship - Senior Hayden Baker (#30) showing Spartan sportsmanship, as he extends a hand to help up an opponent during Saturday’s game at Onalaska. Photo by Kim Weissenfels, more photos page 9.

Spartans nearly knock off defending champ Onalaska

By Pierre LaBossiere Olympic Peninsula News Group The Forks Spartans went up…

  • Feb 26th, 2021
Spartan Sportsmanship - Senior Hayden Baker (#30) showing Spartan sportsmanship, as he extends a hand to help up an opponent during Saturday’s game at Onalaska. Photo by Kim Weissenfels, more photos page 9.
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 1/25: Mike Henderson 232, 230, 806, Matt Fultz 230, 712,…

  • Feb 12th, 2021
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Coast Guard issues warning to mariners turning off AIS

The Coast Guard is issuing a warning to mariners and commercial fishermen…

  • Jan 29th, 2021
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 1/11: Matt Fultz 207, Peggy Young 167, 578, Beach Bums…

  • Jan 29th, 2021
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School Sports Update

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Forks If the 2020-2021 school…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
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Management attention devoted to fisheries is leading to better outcomes

A new paper published in Nature Sustainability, “Identifying Management Actions that Promote…

  • Jan 21st, 2021
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Fishing regulation changes in Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park has conservation concerns for wild steelhead and is implementing…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
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Applications sought for WDFW’s Puget Sound Recreational Crab and Shrimp Advisory Committee

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking applications for…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
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Central Washington coast closed to crab fishing due to marine toxins

Recreational fishing halted in Grays Harbor, Willapa Bay, and areas North of…

  • Jan 7th, 2021
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Forks’ Trey Baysinger (55) tackles Montesano quarterback Sam Winter during a 2019 contest at Spartan Stadium. Baysinger says he’s been learning new skills in the construction trades and leaning on his family to get through the pandemic. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News file)

Forks’ Trey Baysinger building up skills during pandemic

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group A stabilizing force on the…

  • Jan 7th, 2021
Forks’ Trey Baysinger (55) tackles Montesano quarterback Sam Winter during a 2019 contest at Spartan Stadium. Baysinger says he’s been learning new skills in the construction trades and leaning on his family to get through the pandemic. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News file)
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Clallam County closes Strait of Juan de Fuca beaches to shellfish

The Clallam County Department of Health and Human Services, Environmental Health Division…

  • Dec 31st, 2020
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Most of Washington Coast now closed to crab fishing due to marine toxins

Effective immediately, the recreational Dungeness crab fisheries on the Washington coast south…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Steelheaders left bank-bound and baitless

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group A grim verdict for steelheaders…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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December razor clam digs canceled due to marine toxins

Washington’s ocean beaches will remain closed to razor clam harvest through Dec.…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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Peninsula fishing guide groups alarmed by steelhead proposals

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group Fishing guides up and down…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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Recreate responsibly this fall and winter season at Olympic National Park

From snow-blanketed mountains to evergreen forests dripping with rain and ocean beaches…

  • Nov 27th, 2020
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Dec. 1-4 razor clam digs canceled due to marine toxins

Washington’s ocean beaches will remain closed to razor clam harvest until at…

  • Nov 27th, 2020

Commission invites public comment on latest draft revision of Hatchery and Fishery Reform Policy

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is asking for public comment on…

  • Nov 12th, 2020
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Razor clam digs in limbo due to spiking domoic acid levels

By Michael Carman Olympic Peninsula News Group A promising razor clam season…

  • Nov 12th, 2020
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 10/19: Gary Darnell 209, 750, Barbara Darnell 145, 495, Marlin…

  • Nov 4th, 2020
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Spartan Sports

Footballs were being aired out Oct 29 at Spartan Stadium where FHS…

  • Nov 4th, 2020
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Sunset Lanes

Monday Doubles 10/5: Mike Henderson 213, 714, Space Dust leads by 3.5…

  • Oct 28th, 2020
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Oct. 31-Nov. 3 razor clam digs canceled due to marine toxins

OLYMPIA—Washington’s ocean beaches will remain closed to razor clam harvest through at…

  • Oct 27th, 2020
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Spirit Week at FHS

FHS Principal Cindy Feasel shared some fun photos from Spirit Week at…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
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Salmon fisherman try their luck in the Sol Duc River as Silvers and Kings have moved in since the last two high water events. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Fall Fishing

Salmon fisherman try their luck in the Sol Duc River as Silvers…

  • Oct 22nd, 2020
Salmon fisherman try their luck in the Sol Duc River as Silvers and Kings have moved in since the last two high water events. Photo by Lonnie Archibald
Clam diggers leave Roosevelt Beach with limits of Razor Clams in the spring of 2019. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

WDFW announces digs through December

Shellfish managers have scheduled razor clam digs on ocean beaches for dates…

  • Sep 23rd, 2020
Clam diggers leave Roosevelt Beach with limits of Razor Clams in the spring of 2019. Photo by Lonnie Archibald