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  1. The 'howliday' season is here - spread the cheer by sharing your pet's best holiday photoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE, and there's no one who enjoys them more than our beloved pets! They love showing off their reindeer horns, Santa hats, bad doggie Christmas sweaters and candy cane-shaped chew toys! Peninsula Daily News, Forks Forum and Sequim Gazette have come together to host this year's Holiday Pet Photo Contest. Give us your best shot of a festive furry friend and compete for some great prizes! Wilder Auto in Port Angeles has provided our first-prize gift, a Seahawks-themed dog bed with additional dog goodies.

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  2. News Briefs - Port Townsend bond measure meeting set this Thursday . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... hospice office at 540 E. Eighth St. and pick up a brochure or phone 360-457-8133. Area author to read from novel in Forks FORKS - Port Angeles author and musician Patrick Loafman will read from his new novel, Somewhere Upriver, at the Forks Library, ...

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  3. Oh! Tannenbaum! - Where you can cut your perfect Christmas tree on the North Olympic PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... the perfect tree. Permits to cut a Christmas tree in Olympic National Forest are $5 and are available at offices in Forks at 551 S. Forks Ave. and Quilcene at 295142 U.S. Highway 101. The permits - payable by cash or check only - can be purchased ...

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  4. 12th Fan! Enter our online photo contest and show your Seattle Seahawks prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... our great readers. So the three newspapers of the North Olympic Peninsula - Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum - are teaming up for our Twelfth Fan online photo contest! Put on your game face! Band together! Become a team! Show ...

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  5. Pro-gun nuts mark Sandy Hook by blaming mass shooting on gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Raw Story

    ... said the number was closer to 1,000. "I don't want to be put on anybody's list," said 48-year-old Justice Cuttrell, of Forks, Washington. "My guns were given to me by family and basically they're unregistered. And I don't think they should have to ...

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  6. Reading train chugs back into Forks Library on Dec. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Forks Library reading train will return at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27. A special train-themed storytime, activities, refreshments and free take-home books for children of all reading levels are planned at the library at 171 S. Forks Ave. Activities are free. The reading train was purchased by Friends of the Forks Library nearly seven years ago using funds donated by community members.

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

    Sunday Dec 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... are Ann H. Raymond and Kit Ward-Crixell on the collaboration between Port Townsend schools and the city library. Forks Chamber of Commerce - Luncheon meetings are Wednesdays at noon at JT's Sweet Stuffs, 80 N. Forks Ave. This Wednesday's meeting ...

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  8. Peninsula Home Fund - Home Fund counselors 'helped us feel that ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... else to turn - is seeking contributions for our annual holiday season fundraising campaign. From Port Townsend to Forks, from Quilcene and Brinnon to Sequim and LaPush, the Home Fund - now in its 26th year - is a "hand up, not a handout" for ...

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  9. News Briefs - Forums set next week on Sequim school bond . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... in the Nov. 4 general election. For more information, call the district office at 360-582-3260. Drum Circle slated FORKS - Community residents are invited to join Peninsula College students and the Quileute and Hoh tribes today to celebrate the ...

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  10. OUTDOORS: Stormy weather sidelines anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... with 13 anglers racking up no fish, wild or hatchery. Puget Sound Anglers Bob Kratzer, of Angler's Guide Service of Forks will speak about the Northwest Olympic Peninsula Sportfishing Coalition at the next meeting of the Puget Sound Anglers North ...

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  11. Peninsula markets offer unique shopping with bazaarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... can mingle with the alpacas and partake of hot wassail and cookies. For more information, email btrzhell@olypen.com . FORKS Holiday craft sale FORKS - The Forks Open Aire Market will host a holiday craft sale at JT's Sweet Stuffs, 80 N. Forks Ave., ...

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  12. 'Paws' to enter your holiday-happy pet in our online photo contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE, and there's no one who enjoys them more than our beloved pets! They love showing off their reindeer horns, Santa hats, bad doggie Christmas sweaters and candy cane-shaped chew toys! Peninsula Daily News, Forks Forum and Sequim Gazette have come together to host this year's Holiday Pet Photo Contest. Give us your best shot of a festive furry friend and compete for some great prizes! Wilder Auto has provided our first-prize gift, a Seahawks-themed dog bed with additional dog goodies.

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  13. UPDATED with 10 new photos - Discovery of historic rock carving ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Peninsula Daily News

    Lee Stilson, a retired archaeologist formerly with the state Department of Natural Resources, explains the etchings on the petroglyph Wednesday. FORKS - Quileute tribal members moved a huge rock - bearing a "pre-contact'' petroglyph that tells a Quileute legend - from the muddy banks of the Calawah River to the A-Ka-Lat Community Center in LaPush on Wednesday.

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  14. OUTDOORS: Blackmouth season on in Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca; on hiatus near Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... but that's a topic I will expand on at a later date. Puget Sound Anglers Bob Kratzer, of Angler's Guide Service of Forks will speak about the Northwest Olympic Peninsula Sportfishing Coalition at the next meeting of the Puget Sound Anglers North ...

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  15. News Briefs - Christmas lights tours start Tuesday in Port Angeles . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Road. Checks can be written to the Roosevelt PTO. For more information, email ksanders@portangelesschools.org .= Forks writers meet for 1st time at library FORKS - The first meeting of the West End Writers' Workshop will be held at the Forks ...

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  16. Petroglyph depicting Quileute legend makes trip to tribal center from Calawah RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Peninsula Daily News

    Quileute tribal members moved a huge rock - bearing a "pre-contact'' petroglyph that tells a Quileute legend - from the muddy banks of the Calawah River to the A-Ka-Lat Community Center in LaPush on Wednesday. The ancient battle between a Quileute cultural hero - the supernatural transformer K'wati - and a menacing Red Lizard was etched centuries ago into the half-ton rock that fisherman Erik Wasankari discovered near Forks last December.

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  17. 21 to 28 employee layoffs expected at Port Angeles' Nippon millRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... sawmill Nov. 1, laying off 35 people. That was preceded by Interfor's announcement in July that its Beaver sawmill and Forks planer mill would be shutting down. "We ask that each of you think about the families affected by the closure of the mill's ...

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  18. Pedestrian killed by motorist in Forks identified as teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Peninsula Daily News

    A pedestrian who died of injuries sustained when she was hit by a car Saturday was identified Tuesday by police as Mary Beth Carlill, 50, of Forks. Police said Carlill, a prekindergarten teacher at Forks Elementary School, died at Forks Community Hospital after she was hit by a car driven by Joani Foster, 84, of Forks as Carlill walked in a crosswalk at the intersection of Blackberry Avenue and East Division Street at 11:20 a.m. The initial report from the Forks Police Department was that Carlill was 60 and was from Missouri.

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  19. News Briefs - State Patrol probes hit-run of fire hydrant in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Library and the Food Co-op. For more information, visit www.jclibrary.info or phone 360-385-6544. Cartography lesson FORKS - The North Olympic Library System has canceled the beginners' cartography program at the Forks Library, originally scheduled ...

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  20. Births - Dec. 10Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Homer Tribune

    ... Cheyenne, and big brothers Austin and Luke. Grandparents are Linda Rauh of Homer and Stephen and Carol Hanson of Forks, Wash. Gage David Boone, weighing 7 pounds, 9 ounces, was born at 3:27 a.m. on Dec. 4, 2014, at South Peninsula Hospital to ...

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