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  1. Attorney General sues former owner of controversial Forks animal sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Republic reported today that the state attorney general is suing the former owner of a controversial animal sanctuary that was located in Forks, Washington.

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  2. State suit charges now-defunct Forks dog sanctuary violated charity rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Steve Markwell and Olympic Animal Sanctuary have been sued by the state Attorney General, who says Markwell failed to register the sanctuary as a charity and failed to show how donations made to the now-defunct dog shelter in Forks were spent.

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  3. Attorney General sues Forks animal sanctuary ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    - The state attorney general is suing a man who used to run an animal sanctuary in Forks, saying he failed to register with the state while raising $300,000 for his organization. By not registering with the Secretary of State's office, Attorney ...

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  4. Last of Forks Olympic Animal Sanctuary dogs now adoptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Guardians of Rescue has announced that the last 18 dogs from the now defunct Olympic Animal Sanctuary in Forks will be permanently placed at a California dog sanctuary.

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  5. News Briefs - Weight loss class slated today in Port Angeles . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... - The following Washington State University students have earned undergraduate degrees for the spring 2014 semester: Forks: Denise Catherine Gibbs, Bachelor of Arts in communication; and Robert Edward Wheeler, Bachelor of Arts in sport management. ...

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  6. Veterans, providers joined at 'Stand Down' in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... represented the annual Stand Down for Veterans sponsored by Voices for Veterans, which also puts on events in May in Forks and in October in Port Angeles. "We think of this as a family reunion where every vet is a long lost cousin that you haven't ...

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  7. Forks drafts new animal-control ordinance in response to dog...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... and living in squalid conditions. In December, following a series of protests against his shelter, Markwell left Forks with 124 dogs and turned the animals over to the New York-based Guardians of Rescue at a temporary shelter set up on land owned by ...

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  8. Facility updates to accompany schools reorganization in ForksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... of school children are invited to an informational meeting and tours of the schools at 6 p.m. Aug. 11, beginning at Forks High School. The reorganization of the schools has provided an opportunity for the district to update technology make other ...

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  9. Police in Port Angeles, Forks, Sequim say homeless population is up;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... cities have noticed an increase in the number of homeless people in recent years. This comes as both Port Angeles and Forks police are planning organized efforts later this year to clean up common homeless camp sites in the two cities. "This is a ...

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  10. New DNR maps include shaded terrain markingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Olympian

    ... 7580 New Market St. SW, Tumwater. The state Department of Natural Resources has printed updates of three map -- Forks (the Olympic Peninsula), Hermiston (the Columbia Gorge), and Chehalis River (southwest Washington). The public lands quadrangle ...

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  11. Veterans Stand Down slated in Port Townsend on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... VFW at 360-302-1285. The North Olympic Peninsula's next scheduled stand downs are Oct. 2 in Port Angeles and May 7 in Forks.

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  12. Third man sentenced in Port Angeles trailer burglary, assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... on the roster of the Washington Corrections Center in Shelton on Sunday. The other two men, Joshua Allen Cabe, 26, of Forks and Ordez Eugene Kompkoff, 19, of Port Angeles, pleaded guilty earlier this year in connection with the burglary. Cabe ...

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  13. Port Angeles exhibit seeks artists to mark Wilderness Act's 50th anniversary; deadline is Sept. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... is a visitor who does not remain." The North Olympic Library System - which also manages public libraries in Sequim, Forks and Clallam Bay - is challenging artists of all ages, abilities and perspectives to submit original work that contemplates, ...

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  14. Enter our Lavender Photo ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... prizes from our contest sponsors. The Lavender Photo Contest is sponsored by Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum. Questions or problems posting a photo? Contact webmaster@peninsuladailynews.com . You don't need a purple camera to ...

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  15. Orca documentary, discussion set in Forks on Aug. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Peninsula Daily News

    Peninsula College will bring a documentary and a discussion about Luna, a young orca who was abandoned, to the Forks branch on Friday, Aug. 8. The documentary, "The Whale," will begin at 7 p.m. at the Forks Extension site at 481 S. Forks Ave. It is free to the public.

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  16. New Olive Garden in Everett delivers whata s expectedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | HeraldNet

    ... Hagerty earned herself media darling status and a book deal by writing a positive review of the Olive Garden in Grand Forks, North Dakota, for the Grand Forks Herald a couple of years ago. (I'm no where near as adorable as Mrs. Hagerty and more ...

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  17. North Dakota oil refinery about 3/4 constructedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... in addition to our 6-10-hour days we are working now." The refinery will process crude from the rich Bakken and Three Forks formations in western North Dakota, helping meet an unprecedented need for diesel fuel in the booming oil patch. The refinery ...

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  18. First walls to go up Friday on Forks' new Rainforest Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Peninsula Daily News

    The foundation for the new Rainforest Arts Center in Forks is complete, showing the graceful curves that will grace the building's facade, and the first walls are expected to be lifted into place Friday, said Rod Fleck, city attorney and planning director.

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  19. Forks man given 90-day sentence in hit-and-run fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Peninsula Daily News

    Garrid Larson of Forks was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail as a first-time offender after being found guilty of hit-and-run fatality accident.

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  20. Clallam voters return 8 percent of primary ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Shopping Center, 609 W. Washington St., near the city's utility payment drop box in the J.C. Penney parking lot. Forks District Court, 502 E. Division St. All registered voters should now have a ballot, Rosand said. Anyone who has not received a ...

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