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  1. Eye on Business: This week's business meetings in Port Townsend,...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... of Port Townsend. Cochrane will discuss the installation of charging stations for electric vehicles in Port Townsend. Forks Chamber of Commerce - Luncheon meetings are Wednesdays at noon at JT's Sweet Stuffs, 80 N. Forks Ave. This Wednesday's ...

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  2. Power restored to Forks, West End after widespread outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Peninsula Daily News

    Electrical power was restored to nearly 5,300 customers at 9:50 p.m. Friday after a tree fell into a 115-kilovolt line near Sappho, cutting power to the West End for nearly seven hours. Power was off in the west ends of Clallam and Jefferson counties - including in Forks, LaPush, Clallam Bay and Neah Bay - after a tree fell on a major Bonneville Power Administration line 20 miles east of Sappho at about 3 p.m., according to Mike Howe, Clallam County Public Utility District spokesman.

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  3. Prep Sports: Forks earns Evergreen League wrestling crown with three big wins; other area reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Peninsula Daily News

    Forks locked down the Evergreen League dual meet championship with a trio of dominant wins against Eatonville, Tenino and Aberdeen over a two-day period at Aberdeen High School. Forks has not lost a league dual match in the past three seasons, and only lost one match each year the prior two seasons.

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  4. Corks & Forks: Side-by-side taste test shows wines' differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Columbian

    ... points. ( Wine lovers can read more about Viki's adventures at Clark County wineries at blogs.columbian.com/corks-and-forks Wines vary across the board, from $5 on up for the same varietal. The end product is a culmination of many factors such as ...

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  5. News Briefs: U.S. Rep. Kilmer town hall meeting in Port Angeles today . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... meditation will be held from 10 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. All are welcome to attend all church activities. Annual meeting FORKS - First Congregational Church of Forks, 280 S. Spartan Ave., will hold its annual meeting following worship services Sunday. ...

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  6. County will write off loan for Forks poolRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KONP 1450 Local News

    County commissioners yesterday agreed to relieving the Quillayute Valley Park and Recreation District of the debt that stretched back to 2004. A decade ago, the district was awarded both a grant of 160-thousand dollars and an interest free loan of 225-thousand dollars to support its community pool and recreation center.

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  7. Business Briefs: Forks restaurants to donate to United Way throughout month . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Peninsula Daily News

    Forks eateries will participate in the annual United Way Restaurant Day, with each business taking a day of its own now through Jan. 31. Each restaurant will donate a portion of their day's sales to United Way of Clallam County, according to a news release. Participating restaurants include: Today: JT's Sweet Stuffs Thursday: Golden Gate Friday: El Pescado Loco Saturday: Pacific Pizza Sunday: Subway Monday: Home Slice Take and Bake Tuesday: South North Jan. 28: Blakeslee's Bar and Grill Jan. 31: Forks Coffee Shop Millet joins Wilder PORT ANGELES - Dave Millet is the newest addition to the Wilder Honda sales team.

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  8. Ballots mailed today for Feb. 10 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Jefferson ballots since a small number of voters in the Sequim district live in the Jefferson County town of Gardiner. Forks hospital levy Forks Community Hospital is asking for a six-year emergency medical care and services levy. Property taxes ...

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  9. Clallam forgives loan to Forks pool district; county commissioners...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... for district board members to consider prior to final approval. The West End parks and recreation district runs the Forks Athletic and Aquatic Club, 91 Maple Ave. It received a $160,000 grant and a $225,000 no-interest loan from the county's ...

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  10. Clallam commissioners to discuss forgiving Forks parks-recreation loan of $205,710 todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Peninsula Daily News

    Clallam County commissioners today will revisit a request from the Quillayute Valley Park and Recreation District to forgive the $205,710 it owes on a 2004 loan. The district runs the Forks Athletic and Aquatic Club at 91 Maple Ave., near the Forks Community Center.

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  11. Volunteer work parties slated while parks waive entrance fees for Martin Luther King Jr. Day todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... and state Department of Natural Resources lands. State parks on the North Olympic Peninsula are Bogachiel near Forks, Dosewallips near Brinnon, Fort Flagler on Marrowstone Island, Fort Townsend and Fort Worden in Port Townsend, Anderson Lake State ...

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  12. Possibility of direct flights to Sea-Tac revives hopes of commuter service from Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... she said. The airport could provide advertising at its gates and concourses for such attractions as Twilight tours in Forks, July's annual Sequim Lavender Weekend and Olympic National Park. Furthermore, carriers could coordinate with cruise ship ...

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  13. Firm delays decision on Forks breweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Sitkum-Sol Duc Road - or at a location closer to town - as being suitable for a bottling plant. Interfor shut down its Forks planer mill and Beaver sawmill in June, eliminating 87 family-wage jobs. Two other sites in Washington state are in the ...

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  14. 'A Night for Diane' in Port Angeles raises $8,500 for medical expensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Lake Crescent Lodge on Friday evening for Schostak, 59, who is being treated for stage 4 breast cancer. The longtime Forks resident said Saturday morning she was "a little weepy, a little tired" while she sewed receiving blankets for a baby shower ...

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  15. Eye on Clallam: County commissioners consider merging timber, forest land tax programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... of Health and Human Services for the state agency to pay up to $25,000 for suicide prevention programming in Forks. A $123,000 contract with Peninsula Housing Authority for housing resource specialists. Contracts with Peninsula Behavioral Health to ...

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  16. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrated with service projects on PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... and state Department of Natural Resources lands. State parks on the North Olympic Peninsula are Bogachiel near Forks, Dosewallips near Brinnon, Fort Flagler on Marrowstone Island, Fort Townsend and Fort Worden in Port Townsend, Anderson Lake State ...

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  17. Eye on Business: This week's meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Citizen of the Year brunch next Sunday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. at Fort Worden Commons, 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend. Forks Chamber of Commerce - Luncheon meetings are Wednesdays at noon at JT's Sweet Stuffs, 80 N. Forks Ave. This Wednesday's program ...

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  18. Benefit for Forks' Diane Schostak at Lake Crescent tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Peninsula Daily News

    NOTE: "Today" and "tonight" refer to Friday, Jan. 16. PORT ANGELES - A benefit for Diane Schostak, former executive director of the Forks Chamber of Commerce and retired executive director of the Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau, will be held at Lake Crescent Lodge from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight. "A Night with Diane" offers "fine people, food, music and fun" plus a silent auction to raise money to help Schostak meet medical expenses.

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  19. Peninsula casinos already in line with electronic benefit card policy under state considerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... would basically go into our bank" to lease to other tribes. "Tribes such as the Quileute at LaPush and the Hoh west of Forks likewise may lease their allocations." Following next week's Senate hearing, the Gambling Commission will vote on whether to ...

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  20. Sports Briefs: Bench press contest in Forks . . . Roughriders honored ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Bench press competition set for Forks FORKS - The Forks Athletic and Aquatic Center will host a Bench Press Competition at 3 p.m. Saturday. The entry fee is $10.

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