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Forks police cadet Chas Schilling cleans windows at the now closed Dazzled by Twilight store. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

Last Saturday over 60 volunteers from businesses, service groups, Scout troops, the Coast Guard and just people who cared showed up at First Federal for their “assignments” before heading out to the not terribly dirty, but needing some TLC, streets of Forks to spruce things up. After a safety briefing regarding volunteers wellbeing in case of finding needles, and everyone receiving a stylish orange mesh vest for safety, groups went their separate ways to clean, remove vegetation and eliminate garbage from unsightly areas in town. Volunteers picked up litter, washed windows on vacant buildings, pulled and weed whacked weeds on vacant lots and around buildings, scrubbed downtown flower boxes and planted some, swept sidewalks and removed

Volunteers gathered at the First Federal parking lot for donuts, safety vests and gloves before hitting the streets to spruce things up.

blackberry vines from several locations and hauled them away. All those that volunteered were entered in two chances to win a dinner for two at Kalaloch Lodge, winners of dinners for two were Randy McAvoy and Ravae O’Leary. First Federal, which helped fund a large dumpster, also donated a basket of goodies and Rachael Seelye was the winner of the basket. Spruce up Forks was truly a huge success that included volunteers from almost every entity in town.

Several patches of blackberry vines were removed by volunteers, here Randy McAvoy operates some machinery. Forum photos

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If there is one thing that gives away an out of towner in Forks it is the use of an umbrella, although there are still a few locals that hang on to the poor things, spokes all sticking out. Not using one is sort of a badge of honor, no umbrella!, we get wet we dry out, and so, sadly we make fun of people who do use them. But on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m.-noon you can bring that unused umbrella to the Peninsula College extension site and get some good use out of it by decorating it. Or if you really don’t own one there will be umbrellas available plus decorations to make your very own rainy day creation. The event is open to youngsters of all ages and will culminate in an umbrella parade that will wind its way to the former Rainforest Arts Center lot. There is no fee to participate and who knows, you may create something you will want to use some rainy day? Well, until it gets blown inside out.

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Quilt to be raffled

The Piecemakers Quilt Club of Forks’ main goal is to educate and encourage people to start quilting. In order to accomplish this goal the group has one quilt raffle each year that coincides with the Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show and classes. The money raised covers the cost of the show and pays to hire teachers to come to Forks. The quilt club members who made this years quilt are Megan Bergstein (Port Townsend), Flo DeVoney (Port Angeles), Patty Holden (Carlsborg), Linda Holt (Sequim) and Joan Komendant (Sequim). The quilt was quilted by Esther Alward (Port Angeles). The quilt is 52 inches and was designed by Edyta Sitar. The quilt is on display at Chinook Pharmacy and tickets, $1 each, also are available at Chinook. The drawing for the quilt will be at 4 p.m. on April 27 at the Forks High School auxiliary gym. There also will be a drawing for a signed copy of the book “Dream Again” by Dennis McGregor, the events featured artist, which was donated Audrey Grafstrom. There is no purchase necessary to enter to win the book, those interested can enter at the club’s vendor table.

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On a sunny day last week Jeff and Scott Baysinger of SJB Construction installed new safety netting on all three of the baseball fields at Duncan’s Fields. The new netting is courtesy of profits from the Tod Horton Memorial Co-ed Softball Tournament. There have been safety concerns for players and spectators and the new nets should help with those. In previous years proceeds from the tournament that bears Horton’s name have purchased aluminum bleachers for the fields. Scott Baysinger said, “Tod would really like this; he would be here helping us if he could.” Horton was a former West End Youth League president and coached many youth sports; he died on Oct. 19, 2010, from a timber felling accident. Even though he is gone the tournament continues to raise money that benefits projects that were important to him.

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Quileute donate to landslide victims Last Friday as the community of LaPush prepared to welcome neighbors to the village for the annual “Welcome the Whales” ceremony they also made a very large announcement in the form of a generous donation. The Quileute Tribe donated $5,000 to the Oso Relief Fund to support the recent landslide victims. The tribe contacted Tina Davis at the Union Bank in Arlington to find out how and where to make the donation. Davis put them in touch

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Shilo Hinchen and her nephew Blake were just two of many who completed the Hunter Safety class recently at the Sportsmans Club.

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TIPS LINE in attendance marveled at the beautiful transformation of the space. Peninsula College Forks coordinator Debbie Scannell thanked the board for having the vision to purchase the building and for investing in the project in Forks. After the board meeting board members and college supporters had the opportunity to tour

Activity at the former Bank of America building, as it put on its new face as the Peninsula College Extension site, was almost down to the last minute as signs and parking lot cleaning went down to the wire just before the college’s board of trustees sat down for their meeting. As the gavel dropped calling the meeting to order, all

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by Christy Rasmussen Ford If you haven’t met the Chief of Police of Forks, you need to. He is hilarious! Well, you probably don’t want to meet him when you’re breaking the law, because I’m sure he isn’t very funny then. Most other times though, he is so full of jokes that I almost worry about my job security. I said almost. I was wondering the other day, what happens if the school zone starts flashing when I’ve already passed it but I don’t know? Do I get it a ticket? More importantly, will the police officer be bribable? Also, is bribable a word? Today it is! I emailed the chief immediately to ask, but only after pulling off to the side of the road because I do not use my phone and drive because that is against the law. He offered no black and white answer on whether a person would be in trouble. However, he did joke (I think he was joking) that he would have one officer flip the switch right after I passed, while the other would be waiting to pull me over. Between me and you, I’m going to start driving through town at 20 MPH from now on….just in case he isn’t as humorous as I think. It was during this email exchange that I realized that you all should be very thankful that I am not a police officer here. I joked about Officer Dom Scott and how much he loved using his badge, but I think I would be equally bad, if not worse….if that’s possible. I would totally flip that switch as soon as someone passed and then pull them over! I’m not even kidding here. I would have too much fun with my power. I could not handle it with grace. A few years ago, I was riding with a friend in Eastern Washington when a police officer pulled us over. He asked us one by one to step out and talk to him alone. I was wondering what the heck was in the trunk (too many movies I guess), when the police officer asked me what the smell coming from the car was. He claimed to smell a strong marijuana aroma. I laughed and almost joked that it must be the officer smoking it because no one was smoking any in our car….but then I realized this was probably one of those cases in which my “humor” might not work out in my favor. Magically the officer may have “found” weed in my pocket or something, which is silly because I would totally hide it in my sock. Anyway, I told the officer truthfully that we didn’t have any, we weren’t smoking any, and I had no idea what he was smelling. The officer then says, “Okay, the driver said the same thing. You two are free to go.” REALLY?! All that just to try and attempt to bust some random people by chance? What a jack-o-lantern! Excuse my language, but it was a jerk move on his part. A jerk move that I totally wish I could pull on someone by the way!!! You’re all VERY welcome I do this column instead of walking around with my badge in one hand and a donut in the other. I would have been Dom Scott on steroids….Metaphorically of course, but could you imagine old Dom on steroids? Funny thought. Letters to the editor policy

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Forks family needs help For Forks resident Mike Blair the past week has been a blur. Mike’s wife Andrea thought she was suffering from a case of laryngitis only to find out that in fact she has an aggressive case of throat and lung cancer. Mike had been on crutches for months awaiting hip surgery which finally got scheduled and now that has been put on hold as the couple will leave next week for Andrea to begin treatment. In addition the Blairs also take care of their grandchildren, so Mike has concerns regarding working out those details as the treatment will be intense and will require that the couple stay

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in an apartment in Seattle. The Blairs have lived in Forks for about 16 years and spent 13 years working at Kalaloch Lodge. Mike said, “Over the years I have helped and donated to friends and family, never expecting to someday need help myself.” He added, “Many people may know my son ‘Fathead’ also named Mike who recently helped coach Forks High School’s Spartan wrestlers to second place at state.” Mike has no time to hold bake sales or a benefit, so an account for the couple has been set up at First Federal, he is hoping that his community will lend a hand just as he has in the past. Just the cost of the apartment is $4,000. Also, if any service groups have funds to help the Blairs, contact the Forks Forum, 374-3311.

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Ancient forest speaks to us Hi. I am an ancient forest from the Olympic Peninsula. But I was here long before the forest you call ancient. I was here before that forest, and the one before that and the one before that … I was old long before homo sapiens ever walked on the Americas. In my great, green expanse

I harbored creatures you cannot imagine. No one knows just how old I am, but I’ve been buried for more than 100,000 years. Then I was exposed by wave action at the foot of a Kalaloch Beach in Olympic National Park. The wave action is breaking pieces from me and carrying me out across the beach. I’m just saying, if there’s anyone in whatever millennium who cares about climate

change …I have a lot to tell you. I may have a lot to say to someone who cares … before I wash out onto the beach with the driftwood that can only talk about what the weather was like yesterday. Specimens from the ancient forest and an exhibit will be on display at the Rainfest River and Ocean film festival at the Forks High School Commons at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 19.

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Community News Easter Egg Hunt The 2014 Annual Forks Community Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 19, at Tillicum Park Baseball Fields. Children will be separated into three age groups: 3 and under, 4-8 year olds and 9-12 year olds. All participants will be eligible to win a bike, chocolate rabbits and stuffed animals. Easter Breakfast Forks Emblem Club #488 and Concerned Citizens will host their Annual Easter Breakfast from 8-11 a.m. Sunday, April 20, at the Forks Elks Lodge.

The public is invited to enjoy a buffet that includes ham, sausage, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes, french toast, juice and coffee. Price: 12 years and over $7, seniors and 5-11 years of age $5 and children 4 years and under are free.

ing her practice to include Forks for several days a week to start. She plans on occupying the former DMV office in the Almar building. Refreshments will be provided by JT’s Sweet Stuffs Bakery and any pets that attend must be on a leash.

Bring your pet and meet the Vet Forks True Value will host a meet and greet for Forks’ new veterinarian, Pat Dowell, from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, April 27. Dowell currently has an office in Port Angeles, Best Friends Pet Care, and will be expand-

Celebrate the arts at the Forks Library The Forks Library will join the Forks community in celebrating the arts on Saturday, April 26, with activities scheduled for all ages. From 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., local spinners will be on hand to

demonstrate methods for spinning wool into yarn. Spinning wheels, drop spindles, a variety of fiber types and completed projects will be on display. At 1 p.m., multi-talented Dennis McGregor, the featured artist of the 2014 Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show, will read, sing and share samples of his quilt-inspired artwork. McGregor’s work is featured on this year’s Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show promotional poster. He also is the author and illustrator of “Dream Again,” a children’s book featuring a brave young Oregon Trail pioneer and her treasured

quilt. After his presentation, McGregor will be available to sign copies of his book and artwork. Other activities at the library will include make-and-take crafts for all ages, book displays and more. Easter Sunrise Service On Sunday, April 20, at 6:30 a.m., Calvary Chapel Forks and Forks Bible Church will host an Easter Sunrise Service in Tillicum Park under the pavilion, everyone is welcome. Continued on page 6

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community, from page 5 Far West Art League show and sale The Far West Art League will offer a show and sale during Rainfest, having located a spot in the Almar Building at 120 S. Forks Ave., the group will feature local artists and art from noon-6 p.m. Friday, April 25, and from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, April 26. For more information or questions, call Jeanette Gilmore at 374-5137. Seventies Reunion Dust off your platform shoes! Calling all Forks High grads classes 1968-1981, you are invited to the FHS Seventies Reunion at the Forks Elks Lodge from noon-midnight Saturday, April 26. The suggested donation at the door is $20 per person, additional donations will gladly be accepted, the event is a fundraiser for the lodge

and all profits made will go to Forks Elks projects and charities. If all goes well the event may be come an annual event this same time each year. The Elks will be providing lunch, dinner, snacks, music, use of the hall, all set-up and clean-up. All teachers from the time period are invited, too. River & Ocean Film Festival Enjoy film explorations of West End rivers and oceans at the initial Annual River & Ocean Film Festival at the Forks High School auditorium on April 19. Admission is free and doors open at 6 p.m. and films start at 7 p.m. This event, held in conjunction with the RainFest River & Ocean Fair and the Washington Coast Clean-up, celebrates the freshwater and marine environments of the west end of the Olympic Peninsula. Short

films from the Olympic Peninsula and beyond will highlight the beauty and opportunity of this region, as well as some of the issues faced by its marine and freshwater habitats and the human community. The event is free and open to all. The selected films are primarily shot in a documentary style and are family friendly. Emblem Club Rainfest Bazaar/swap meet An amazing array of items will be available for sale at the Emblem Club #488 Bazaar from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at the Forks Elks Lodge, 941 Merchant Road. In addition to shopping opportunities lunch will be available as well as an Easter Cake Table. Tables are still available to rent, large for $15 and small for $8, for more information or to rent a table call Diane at 374-2230.

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of Backcountry Horsemen. The Peninsula Chapter of the Backcountry Horsemen was instrumental in support for the development and support of the Mt. Muller trail system and later Littleton Horse Camp. Several dedicated volunteers have come from the Port Angeles – Sequim area. Steady locals include Z Barker and Sherry and Larry Baysinger. Larry Baysinger has been a local volunteer for over 15 years, particularly with the Mt. Muller, Littleton and now on the Bogachiel Rain Forest Trail and Trailhead. Larry and Sherry recently put on the Trail Training day at Snider Work Center that was highlighted in the Forks Forum (along with the help of Dale Sage from east end of Clallam County). Down south, the Grays Harbor Chapter of Backcountry Horsemen are an integral part of the southern part of the Pacific District. District Ranger Dean Millett appreciates the governor’s recognition, saying, “Our dedicated partners continue to help make a difference in the recreation opportunities we provide to the public. The Backcountry Horsemen have worked tirelessly for the benefit of all who use the National Forest System, including areas that are closed to stock use. If you use National Forest trails for recreation, there is a good chance a member of the Backcountry Horsemen have been involved in supporting the site or trail.” Flag Football Tournament Forks Police Officers first flag football tournament will take place on Saturday, April 26, at Tillicum Park. Affectionately being called “The Pig Bowl” action will take place rain or shine and organizers are currently seeking individual for teams. There will be seven people on each team and the cost is $10 per person. For questions or more information, contact Mike Rowley at 374-9011.

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Forks runners Tristen Williams (left) and Kari Larsen were off and running during the Forks track meet April 10 at Spartan Stadium. Williams placed first in the 3,200 while Larsen took first in the 800. Also competing in the meet were Neah Bay, Clallam Bay and Crescent.

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Spartan Miguel Morales placed first in the shot put.

Forks long distance runner Alan Ensastegui took first in both the 1,600 and the 3,200 meter runs. Photos by Lonnie Archibald

Lady Spartan Erin Weekes took first in the triple jump.

Spartans Sputter BEAVER – The sputtering Spartans seem to be in serious need of a soul searching excursion to Mt. Olympus. Whether it is to simply cleanse their hearts and minds, or to seek good favor with the Thunderbird deity and plead for some thunder in their bats, some off trail, team amalgamating measures are surely past due. On Thursday, April 10, Forks baseball dropped a home doubleheader to the league leading Hoquiam Grizzlies by scores of 3-0 and 8-0. Both contests went the full seven innings, even as sunny afternoon skies turned into a bone chattering heavy marine layer. Javier Contreras went the distance for the Spartans in game one, taking the tough luck loss with him as his reward. The junior right hander gave up just two earned runs, scattering four strikeouts and just one walk in his crisp complete game effort. Contreras also led the sparse Spartan offense, going 2-3 in the game. Reis Lawson and Billy Palmer added one hit apiece.

“Javier gave us a great chance to win the ballgame holding them to three unearned runs,” said Spartan skipper Wayne Daman. “We failed to execute offensively when we were given the chances but you gotta tip your cap to their guy. He threw a great game and came up big when he needed to.” The left handed Sammy Lowder earned the complete game victory on the hill for Hoquiam. In game two, senior southpaw Nate “Seal Neck” Gimlin got the start on the bump for the Spartans, but managed just three innings of work, allowing three earned runs while walking one batter and striking out another, while taking the loss. Reis “Lawdog” Lawson stood tall for the Spartans at the top of their order, going 1-2 with a walk, while Contreras and Parker “Mouse Man” Browning added one hit apiece. Hoquiam’s 6’6” flame throwing righty, Kyle Standstipher, earned the victory for the Grizzlies, throwing five innings of shutout relief work. Forks

Forks base runner Javier Contreras was caught in a pick off play by a surrounding group of Grizzles Thursday in Beaver. Hoquiam defeated Forks 3 to 0 and 8 to 0 in the double header. Photo by Lonnie Archibald

has now gone 19 innings, over three games, in between runs scored. Daman complimented the complete effort of his team’s opponent, saying, “We just flat got out hit. Hoquiam is a great team and there is a reason they are at the top. They have a good pitching staff and swing the bats pretty well.” He added, “I am happy with our defensive play yesterday but as a team we need to get better executing on the offensive end.” Reece Hagen again anchored the Forks defense, catching every inning that he didn’t

pitch, and once flattening a hefty Grizzly at home plate when he attempted to score from third base on a wild pitch that scooted not-far-enough away from the grizzled senior captain. Forks (2-5, 0-5 league) will hosted Rainier on April 15 at 4 p.m., for a league contest, and will travel to Montesano for a makeup doubleheader on April 17. *For frequent updates and scheduling information you can follow Forks baseball online on Twitter, @ForksBaseball.


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At an undisclosed location somewhere in the rain forest last week, Forks Chamber of Commerce director Lissy Andros, Chamber board member Don Grafstrom and an unnamed local newspaper editor met up with Mick Dodge and the National Geographic producers of “The Legend of Mick Dodge” show. The group revealed that Dodge has been signed to 20 more episodes. They also added that everyone at National Geographic wants to work on the show because of the beauty of the area. Love or hate the show, people are coming in to the visitors’ center and asking about Dodge. The Chamber of Commerce is hoping to stay on top of it all just in case, they have Twilight on their hands, which, is still a phenomenon that remains a mystery to many.

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“ARRRRGH!” The pirate talk came fast and funny during “Blackbeard The Pirate,” a play performed by students of the Clallam Bay School in the school gymnasium, Friday, April 11. The play, presented by the Missoula Children’s Theater, featured nearly fifty students on and off stage, from all class ages. The MCT provided an array of wonderful costumes and character parts, including lovely mermaids, pretty parrots, cha-cha-ing piratetreasure-guarding crabs, feckless beach bums, spooky seaweed creatures and polite sailors, and a band of bearded pirates that would have done Robert Newton proud. Two squabbling crocodiles who learned to get along were just two examples of good lessons for children included in the script, along with finding a place in life, staying healthy with exercise, and sun safety - the latter just in time

Hughes attend award ceremony Director Scott McGee and nearly 50 children from the Clallam Bay School take part in the Missoula Children’s Theater’s “Blackbeard The Pirate,” Friday, April 11. Photo by Donna Barr

to prevent summer sunburns. The children auditioned on Monday of the same week, and had only three and a half days to learn the songs, script and choreography. They performed with great gusto and humor, bringing continuing laughs and applause from the audience. Songs were based on such favorites as “The Song of the Outward Bound,” and included

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the parrots’ squawking parody, “Yo ho, a Parrot’s Life For Me.” Other musical references included a fast Macarena by one of the pirates. The players thanked the local community and all the teachers for assistance and for the many homes that opened their doors for them to stay while in town. The Missoula players are celebrating their 40th year of bringing theater to schools in all the United States and in seventeen other countries, making them the largest touring group in the world. They are supported by a grant from the Montana Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts. The community is encouraged to ensure future performances by contacting Development Director Cate Sundeen. Please say how much you enjoyed the show, at csundeen@mctinc.com

Tom Hughes had a really rough weekend as seen in this photo, as he and his wife Janet, who are super Seahawks fans attended the presentation of the Association of Washington Governors Washingtonian of the Year award to the Seattle Seahawks. Mike Flood accepted the award for the Seahawks. Janet said a lot of the players were in California at some training but added “All and all, with the Seagals, the Lombardi trophy, tour, and fabulous people, it was a great night.”

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Community Calendar

9 a.m. – Immunization Clinic, Forks office of the Clallam County Health and Human Services, 140 “C” St. 11:30 a.m. – Forks Timber Museum, at Forks Timber Museum Noon – WE CARE (West End Community Advocates for Rural Elders), Forks Community Center. 1 p.m. – North Pacific Coast Lead Entity for Salmon Restoration, DNR Conference Room, Tillicum Lane. 1 p.m. – Free hearing tests for children from birth to 3 yrs., Quileute Health Center, LaPush. Developmental screenings available, 374-9024. 6 p.m. – QVSD Board of Directors, District Office board room. 6 p.m. – Relay for Life Committee, Pacific Pizza. Team Captains, 7 p.m. 7 p.m. – Bogachiel Garden Club, Community Center, Forks, 374-2437. 7 p.m. – Clallam County Fire District No. 6 Commissioners meeting, Quillayute Prairie Fire Hall.

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5 p.m. – The Board of Commissioners of Clallam County Hospital District 1, FCH conference room.

Every Tuesday

Second Thursday

7 p.m. – Fletcher-Wittenborn Post #9106 & Aux., Post home on Spartan Ave. 7 p.m. – American Legion Post 106 Meetings, Masonic Lodge, Division St. Contact Will Johnson, Post Historian, 780-0678.

Third Thursday

7 p.m. – West End Thunder, Fire Hall.

Every Thursday

9:30 a.m. – Basic Beginnings Preschool, Forks Assembly of God. Kim, 640-8560. 11:30 a.m. – The Caring Place, preg na ncy re source center, 374-5010. 4 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center, 87 Sportsman’s Rd. 6 p.m. – Hoh Healing Circle and potluck, Hoh Tribal office. 7 p.m. – Bingo, West End Sportsmen’s Club. 7 p.m. – Overeaters Anonymous

7 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center, 87 Sportsman’s Rd.

Clallam Bay/Sekiu Second Monday

Noon – Clalla m Co. Fire District 5 commissioners’ meeting, Clallam Bay Fire Hall.

Every Monday

3 p.m. – T.O.P.S., Clallam Bay Presbyterian Church. 6 p.m. – Crafters’ Creative

Night, Chamber of Commerce building. 7 p.m. – Tex a s Hold’em Tournament, Clallam Bay/Sekiu Lions Club.

Second Tuesday

4 p.m. – Clallam Bay Friends of the Library. Clallam Bay Library, 963-2946

Third Tuesday

5:30 p.m. – Community Farm/ Coop meeting, yellow building, 16732 Hwy. 112, Clallam Bay. 7 p.m. – Poetry Night, Three Sisters of Clallam Gallery, 16732 Hwy. 112, 963-2854.

Church Service D I R E C T O RY Calvary Chapel

Pastor Nathan Abbate 374-3298 Sunday Morning Worship ��������������������������10:30 AM Wednesday Mid-Week Study ����������������������7:00 PM

Second Wednesday

Noon – Clallam Bay-Sekiu Chamber of Commerce, speaker meeting, Sekiu Community Center. 10 a.m. - noon – New Hope Food Bank is open. 6 p.m. – Clallam Bay-Sekiu Sewer Advisory Board, Cape Flattery School District Administrative Office, Snob Hill. Third Wednesday Noon – Clallam Bay-Sekiu Chamber of Commerce, business meeting, Sekiu Community Center. 7 p.m. – Clallam Bay Lions, Lions Den in Clallam Bay. FOURTH WEDNESDAY 10 a.m. - noon – New Hope Food Bank is open. Every Friday Noon – West End Seniors potluck lunch, Sekiu Community Center.

Second Saturday

9 a.m. – Tourism meeting, Sue’s Gallery, 16590 Hwy. 112, Clallam Bay. 11 a.m. – CAT Team meets at Sekiu Community Center.

Every Saturday

Church of the Nazarene

Meeting at 451 5th Street, Forks

Clallam Bay Assembly of God

Pastor Rick Hull • 963-2857 Sunday Service/ Children’s Church �����������������11:00 AM Wednesday Bible Study���������7:00 PM P.O. Box 336 • Hwy. 112 Clallam Bay, WA 98326

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First Baptist Church

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52 Pioneer Street • Clallam Bay 374-9184 • Fr. Paul Brunet, Pastor Mass • Sunday, 11:00 AM

First Congregational Church (U.C.C.)

Sunday School ������������������������9:45 AM Sunday Morning Worship �����11:00 AM Sunday Evening Service����������6:00 PM Wednesday Kids Programs �����6:30 PM

Forks St. Anne Catholic Church Parish

Communion, Singing, Prayer

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Mission

Worship Service �������������������10:45 AM Sunday Evening Worship ��������6:00 PM Wednesday Prayer Meeting����7:00 PM Awanas, Thursdays �����������������6:30 PM

Forks Assembly of God

Tom Lafrenz, Pastor • 374-6798 Located B St. N.W. and Sol Duc Way Sunday School��������������������������9:45 AM Morning Worship �������������������11:00 AM Prayer & Praises������������������������6:00 PM Wednesday is Family Night

Clallam Bay Church of Christ

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Every Tuesday

10 a.m. – Messy Palette Art League, Sekiu Community Center, 963-2221.

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7:30 a.m. – West End Business & Professional Association, DNR Conference Room. Noon – Forks Chamber of Commerce, JT’s Sweet Stuffs. 4 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center, 87 Sportsman’s Rd. First Thursday 4:30 p.m. – Habitat for Humanity – Forks branch, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. 5:30 p.m. – Soroptimists of the Olympic Rain Forest business meeting, Forks Congregational Church. 6:30 p.m. – Quillayute Airport Advisory Committee, Forks City Hall. 7 p.m. – West End Thunder Car Club, Forks Fire Hall.

Every Saturday

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Fr. Paul Brunet Saturday.......................................5:30 PM 374-9184 Sunday ........................................ 8:30 AM 511 5th Ave. Sunday - Spanish Mass................5:00 PM Wednesday ..................................5:30 PM Thursday ....................................12:05 PM Friday ...... 12:05 PM Adoration following Benediction .................................5:45 PM

George Williams, Pastor-Teacher • 374-5339 Sunday School������������������� 9:30 AM Sunday Worship ������� 11 AM & 6 PM Christ - Centered • Bible - Based 7th and G St. S.W.

St. Swithin’s Episcopal Church

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Noon – West End Historical Society, JT’s Sweet Stuffs, 327-3318. 6 p.m. – Relay for Life, Forks Hospital Administration Conference Room. 6:30 p.m. – Piecemakers Quilt Club, Forks Baptist Church.

Every Wednesday

11 a.m. – C.A.T. Community Action Team , Green Art Gallery in Clallam Bay.

Sundays 7 p.m. — New Beginnings, Forks Masonic Hall. Mondays 7:30 p.m. – Narcotics Anonymous, Hope in Recovery, First Baptist Church, South Forks Ave. Tuesdays 7 p.m. — Al-Anon, First Congregational Church. Wednesdays 8 p.m. — Sekiu AA, Sekiu Recreation Center. Thursdays

Pastor Pamela Hunter 374-6343 • 250 Blackberry Ave.

Sunday morning Holy Eucharist �������10:30 AM Meeting at Long Term Care, Forks Hospital Sunday Evening Holy Eucharist & Potluck 5 PM Meeting at 250 Blackberry Ave. (Prince of Peace)

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Second Tuesday

6 p.m. – B.R.I.D.G.E.S. to Parents Voice, West End Outreach. Katherine Keil, 374-2025. 6 p.m. – 4th of July Committee meeting, West End Technology Building. 7 p.m. – West End Sportsmen Club, Sportsmen Club Road. 640-1497

Second Saturday

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4 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center Homework Club, 87 Sportsman’s Rd. 6:30 p.m. – Fletcher-Wittenborn Post #9106 Bingo, Post home on Spartan Ave.

Third Wednesday

3:30 p.m. – B.R.I.D.G.E .S. to Parents Voice, West End Outreach.

Noon – Women’s support group, Forks Abuse 374-2273.

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Every Monday

5 p.m. – QVPRD meeting, Community Center. 5 p.m. – Pacific Coast Salmon Coalition, 71 N. Spartan Ave. 7 p.m. – Boy Scout Troop 1467, Forks Congregational Church, Scoutmaster Ron Anderson, 374-2489. 7 p.m. – Grief Support, Beaver call 327-3514.

Second Saturday

Every Thursday

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7:30 p.m. – Forks City Council, Council Chambers, Forks City Hall.

Second Wednesday

7 p.m. – Forks American Legion Post 106, Masonic Lodge Division St.

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7:30 p.m. — Mt. Olympus Lodge, Masonic Temple, 130 W. Division St.

Second Friday

7 p.m. – Tex a s Hold’em Tournament, Clallam Bay/Sekiu Lions Club.

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1:30 p.m. – Clallam Transit System Board Meeting, Clallam Transit, 830 W. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles, 360-452-1315. 6 p.m. – B.R.I.D.G.E.S. to Parents Voice, West End Outreach, 530 Bogachiel Way. Vienna Medina, 374-9691. 6 p.m. – Friends of Forks Library – Forks Library. 6:30 p.m. – Forks Economic Development Steering Committee, Forks City Hall Council Chambers. 7 p.m. – Quillayute Fire Department Commissioners meeting, Quillayute Prairie Fire Hall.

Noon – Women’s support group, Hoh Tribal Center. Forks Abuse Program, Linda, 374-6411. 4 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center, 87 Sportsman’s Rd. 7 p.m. – Rainy Day Gamers, ICN Building.

7 p.m. — How It Works group, Forks Senior Center. 7-8:30 pm — Overeaters Anonymous, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 250 N. Blackberry Ave., Forks, 206-999-6335 Fridays 6:30 p.m. – Narcotics Anonymous, Forks Masonic Lodge, 130 W. Division St. Thursday and Friday 7 p.m. — Narcóticos Anónimos en Español, Cada jueves y viernes. Narcóticos Anónimos en Español. West End Outreach Services, 551 Bogachiel Way. Llama al 274-6271 extension 117 para más información. Saturdays 7 p.m. — How It Works group, Forks Senior Center. 8 p.m. — Sekiu AA, Sekiu Recreation Center. 7:30 p.m. – Miracles Happen group, West End Outreach Center conference room, 530 Bogachiel Way.

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4 p.m. – Prevention Works! Telelink to Forks, mental health facility, Bogachiel Way. 6 p.m. – B.R.I.D.G.E.S. to Parents Voice, West End Outreach, 530 Bogachiel Way. Vienna Medina, 374-9691. 7 p.m. – West End Youth League, Pacific Pizza back room, public is welcome. 7 p.m. – Emblem Club 488, Forks Elks Lodge. 7 p.m. – Klahanie Koi Club, various locations, 374-6843. 7:30 p.m. – Forks City Council, Council Chambers, Forks City Hall.

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 250 N. Blackberry, Forks. 7 p.m. – Forksestra Rehearsal, DNR Conference Rm., 374-6233.

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Second Monday

9:30 a.m. – Basic Beginnings Preschool, Forks Assembly of God. Kim, 640-8560. 11:30 a.m. – The Caring Place, a pregnancy resource center, 374-5010. Noon – Free Lunch, Forks Church of the Nazarene, at Forks Community Center. 1 p.m. – Women’s support group, resource room at Forks Abuse Program facility, Linda, 374-6411. 4 p.m. – Hideaway Teen Center. 87 Sportsman’s Rd. 6 p.m. – Bingo Forks Elks Lodge, Merchant Road. 7 p.m. – Fire Dept. volunteers, Forks, Beaver & Quillayute fire halls.

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community, from page 6 chowder and buckskin break fundraiser will be available after 11 a.m. The Makah Cultural and Research Center, often referred to as the Makah Museum, will have an eagle exhibit (admission to the museum is $5 for adults, $4 for youth and seniors). Eagle Fest T-shirts will be for sale featuring a local artist design. Beginning at 10 a.m., Julia Parrish, University of Washington professor and researcher, will give a talk about eagles at the Makah Marina meeting room. Additional events include a guided tour to the Cape Flattery lookout starting at 1 p.m. from the cape parking lot. Eagles are seen frequently at the cape and are beginning to nest now. They also are often easy to spot on the drive to Neah Bay. An Eagle Fest Bazaar will be operating at the Community Hall from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. that will feature tribal art, concessions such as Indian tacos, crafts, books and more. A swap meet will be held at the Village RV at 1184 Bayview Ave. A fundraiser dinner of fish or chicken will be held from 6-9 p.m. in the Community Hall. The Makah Chamber of Commerce uses its profits from the event to create brochures and support other community busi-

ness efforts throughout the year. For more information, contact Melissa Renult, Makah Chamber of Commerce, 360640-2967. Celebrate the arts at the Forks Library The Forks Library will join the Forks community in celebrating the arts on Saturday, April 26, with activities scheduled for all ages. From 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., local spinners will be on hand to demonstrate methods for spinning wool into yarn. Spinning wheels, drop spindles, a variety of fiber types and completed projects will be on display. At 1 p.m., multi-talented Dennis McGregor, the featured artist of the 2014 Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show, will read, sing and share samples of his quiltinspired artwork. McGregor’s work is featured on this year’s Fabric of the Forest Quilt Show promotional poster. He also is the author and illustrator of “Dream Again,” a children’s book featuring a brave young Oregon Trail pioneer and her treasured quilt. After his presentation, McGregor will be available to sign copies of his book and artwork. Other activities at the library will include make-and-take crafts for all ages, book displays and more.

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Are you ready for a Challenge? Spend just a few minutes with Ruby Swagerty and you will feel the need to exercise and eat better. It is obvious she practices what she preaches and she really cares about her clients at the Forks Athletic and Aquatic Club in Forks. Swagerty has implemented a program called “The Challenge” similar to the Biggest Loser program. Participants change their lives and maybe save their lives. But ultimately nothing speaks louder than the words of people who have lived the experience. Here are two testimonials: “My name is James Leinan and I would like to share my story and experience at the Forks Athletic and Aquatic Club. Our family joined the club just over six months ago. Shortly after joining the club I entered a clubsponsored weight loss competition. The club provided a cooking and nutrition class in which we learned a lot. I learned about the downfall of the American diet and how and what to eat to become more healthy. My family changed our diet completely and with a lot of hard work I actually won the first challenge. The owner Ruby, her staff, and the fellow members have all been

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Dahlgren to present documentary in Forks John Dahlgren was born and raised in Forks, so it seems only natural that he would want to share his first project of his career with his home town. After Dahlgren graduated from Forks High School in 2000 he attended school in Bellingham, Eugene and Seattle and wrote a couple of screen plays. He eventually decided to make a documentary. The advice he got was to use a subject matter that was easily accessible, so he decided to do his film on his friend and FHS classmate Kasey Ulin and his wife Bracey as his subject matter. Dahlgren called Ulin and Ulin said “I�m in� and Dahlgren begin the journey to tell the story of Ulin’s career in the European Basketball league. Dahlgren had nothing as far as equipment so he used Kickstarter, a web-based tool that helps fund projects, the website describes the project as “A true love and basketball story, as an American married couple follows their dreams to Europe. The story “Extending the Play� is not about basketball. It is a unique story about redemption,

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opportunity, passion, love, humility and the trials and tribulations that arise while chasing a dream. Kickstarter got Dahlgren the money he needed to purchase equipment and he started filming in September 2012. The project took Dahlgren to Luxembourg where he was the subject of a news program and a newspaper article which caught the interest of a local filmmaker there who assisted Dahlgren with his project. Dahlgren has overseen every aspect of the project from the background music to the color grading. Dahlgren said, “It is a feature length documentary, I plan on entering it in some American film festivals.� He hopes the exposure at the film festivals will open the door to directing other projects. Dahlgren is in South Carolina putting the finishing touches on his documentary. He plans a screening for family and friends in Forks at the FHS Auditorium at 7 p.m. Friday, April 25. Dahlgren is hoping to fill the auditorium, for questions or more information contact Dahlgren via e-mail at johndahlgren15@gmail.com.

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ABSOLUTE GOLD Dept. of MINE! Absentee ownerNatural Resources ship!   Candy vending Roads Maintenance route.   6 new machines and Abandonment placed into 6 new busy Planning stores!   $2500 investNatural Resource ment, not employment! Specialist 3   Call after noon only! Starting Salary: $3,549 951-763-4828 p e r m o n t h . F u l l - t i m e, Project (expected to end Make Up To $2,000.00+ Oct. 31, 2016). For more Per Week! New Credit info see web at Card Ready Drink-Snack www.careers.wa.gov or call (360)374-2800. Vending Machines. MiniEEOE mum $4K to $40K+ Investment Required. Locations Available. BBB K-5 COUNSELOR A c c r e d i t e d B u s i n e s s. Neah Bay Elementary. (800) 962-9189 HS LANGUAGE ARTS TEACHERS Employment Neah Bay High School General Beginning 2014-15 s c h o o l y e a r. S a l a r y Dept. of based on experience. InNatural Resources formation and online apFacility Services plication available at Coordinator www.capeflattery. Salary starting at $19.41 wednet.edu per hour. Half-time posi- or contact Evelyn Wontion with benefits. derly (360)963-2249. For more info: www.careers.wa.gov Quillayute Valley or call (360)374-2805. School District EEOE Is accepting applications for Maintenance Office YOUR TRASH IS SOMEBODY’S Coordinator. Please visit TREASURE. ADVERTISE IN the district website at GARAGE SALES. www.forks.wednet.edu or contact QVSD Administration Office at 360HELP WANTED AT 374-6262 ext. 267 for Three River’s Resort position details and apBring resume plication procedure. (360)374-5300

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CLALLAM COUNTY FISCAL SPECIALIST III Tr e a s u r e r, $ 2 0 . 5 0 t o 2 4 . 9 8 / h r. F T ( 3 7 . 5 hrs/wk), union, retirement and benefits eligible. Ability to master new computer and fiscal processes, perform technical, specialized financial accounting, provide ex c c u s t s v c . C l o s e s April 17, 2014, at 4:30 PM (postmark accepted). PLANNER II C o m m u n i t y D eve l o p ment, $23.19 to 2 8 . 2 6 / h r, F T ( 3 7 . 5 hrs/wk), union, retirement, benefits eligible. Requires bachelor’s degree in planning, geography, engineering, or environ. science. Closes April 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM (postmark accepted). Applications and complete job announcements available online at www.clallam.net/employment/, in front of Human Resources, 223 E 4th St, Por t Angeles, WA 98362, or by calling Clallam County Jobs Line 360-417-2528. Resume in lieu of application not a c c e p t e d . Fa xe d o r emailed applications not accepted. EOE/Dr ug Free Workplace.

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REPORTER T h e C ov i n g t o n / M a p l e Valley Reporter, a division of Sound Publishing Inc. is seeking a seasoned general assignment reporter with writing exper ience and photography skills. This is a senior position and is based out of the Covington office. The primary coverage will be city government, business, sports, general assignment stor ies; and may include arts coverage. Schedule includes evening and/or weekend work. As a Reporter for Sound Publishing, you will be expected to: generate 8-10 by-line stories per week; use a digital camera to take photographs of the stories you cover ; post on the publication’s web site; blog and use Twitter on the web; layout pages, using InDesign; shoot and edit videos for the web. The most highly valued traits are: commitment to community jour nalism and ever ything from short, brieftype stories about people and events to examining issues facing the community; to be inquisitive and resourceful in the coverage of assigned beats; to be comfor table producing five bylined stories a week; the ability to write stories that are tight and to the point; to be a motivated self-starter; to be able to establish a rapport with the community. Candidates must have excellent communication and organizational skills, and be able to work effectively in a deadline-driven environment. Minimu m o f t wo ye a r s o f previous newspaper experience is required. Position also requires use of personal vehicle, possession of valid WA State Driver’s License and proof of active vehicle insurance. We offer a competitive hourly wage and benefits package including health insurance, paid time off (vacation, sick, and holidays), and 401K (currently with an employer match.) Email us your cover letter, resume, and include five examples of your best work showcasing your reporting skills and writing chops to:

C D L - A T RU C K D R I VERS - Solo & Team. Up to $5,000 Sign-On-Bonus & $.54 CPM. Excellent Hometime. Consistent Miles, Benefits, 401k, EOE. Call 7 days/week 866-2209175 GordonTrucking.com

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MOTORHOME: Itasca ‘08 Navion IQ. Diesel, 24.9’, rear slide, 40k miles, TN., rear view monitor, Satellite radio, leather cab seats, awning, W/H, elec. LP, garaged. $59,000. (360)461-3232

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NOMAD: ‘08 24’ NW Edition. Slide-out, like n e w, l o t s o f e x t r a s . $12,750/obo. 460-6662.

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FORKS: 2 Br. $550 per m o. p l u s d e p o s i t i n cludes trash, water and sewer. 1100 Merchant Rd. (360)374-5068. PUBLISHER’S NOTICE All rental and real estate for sale adver tising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for the rental or sale of real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertising in this newspaper are available on an equal o p p o r t u n i t y b a s i s. To complain of discrimination call HUD at (206)220-5170.

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TRAILER: ‘02 28’ Cedar Creek. Easy pull, light weight aluminum frame, clean, great condition, near new tires and battery. Stored in garage, walk-around queen bed, slide out dining room, many extras. $14,500. (360)683-4473 TRAILER: 25’ HiLo. Excellent, all works, H2O h e a t e r, A / C, f u r n a c e. $4,250. (360)963-2156. TRAILER: ‘89 33’ Airstream Excella. Double axle, new hickory, wood floors, ceiling air conditioner unit, new ceramic RV toilet, straight body, good condition, includes swing arm tow pkg. Price Reduced: $13,000/obo. 775-7125.

TRAILER: Airstreem ‘93 Excella 1000. 34’, very nice, in Port Angeles. $14.500. (206)459-6420.

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Home Services Windows/Glass PUBLISHER’S NOTICE Businesses promoting home improvement, including but not limited to, electrical services, insulation, hardwood floors, roofing, carpentry, painting/wallpapering, plaster/drywall, construction, tile, masonry, cement work or landscaping are required to operate with a contracting license if advertising in this section. If you have questions or concerns regarding h o m e s e r v i c e a d ve r t i s i n g , please contact the Washington State Department of Labor and Industry, toll free 1-800-6470982

WEST OF P.A.: Beautiful homestead/farm, 12 acres, 3,000 sf home, pole barn and other outbuildings, fenced pasture with irrigation, 3 million gal. resevoir, many extras-too much to list! Southern exposure-extremely productive. $470,000. Call, (360)477-5274

TWO OFFICES IN DOWNTOWN SEQUIM GAZETTE BUILDING FOR SUB-LEASE 448-sq-ft for $550 mo., 240-sq-ft for $350 mo. Perfect for accountant or other professional. S h a r e d c o n fe r e n c e room, restroom, wired for high-speed Internet. Contact John Brewer, publisher, (360)417-3500 Motorhomes

MOTORHOME: ‘02 32’ Roseair. 2 slides, basement model, Workhorse gas engine, sleeps 4, with walk-around queen bed, fireplace, equipped with dishes, flatware, pots and pans, towels and linens, new tires. $27,500. (360)452-6318.

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O LY M P I C : 1 7 ’ c e n t e r console. Trailer, 90 hp and new 8 hp Yamaha, Garmin 400C, (2) Scotty 1085 downriggers. $5,250. Fish ready! (360)452-1531 WALKER BAY RIF: 10’ skiff, new oars/sailing kit, new 30 lb. electric motor, fish finder, trailer. $2,000. (360)683-4272.

TENT TRAILER: ‘94 Coleman Columbia. $1,500. (360)452-1519.

ROOMMATE WANTED To share home in Beaver. Rent/Chores nego5th Wheels tiable. Close to Correction facility. 5TH WHEEL: ‘01 31’ (360)640-0111 Montana. 2 slides, well YOUR TRASH IS SOMEBODY’S maintained. TREASURE. ADVERTISE IN Commercial Rentals $9,900. (360)797-1634. GARAGE SALES.

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5TH WHEEL: ‘93 29’ Alpenlite. Rear kitchen, grate for 1 or 2 p e o p l e, l i v i n g r o o m slider, awning. $8,200/obo. (360)460-6367

WELLCRAFT: ‘06 22’ 2 3 2 C o a s t a l h a r d t o p, 2 0 0 h p Ya m a h a 4 stroke, new 9.9 hp Xlong kicker, remote elec. start and tilt with prop g u a r d , hy d ra u l i c t r i m tabs, Scotty 1106 elec. downriggers with extra cables and many wts., 2 extra SS props, anchor, c h a i n a n d 1 5 0 ’ r o d e, new adjust. seats and pedestals, new Sunbrella canvas, new Stratoglass front and sides, Garmin GPS fishfinder Hummingbird Fishfinder, A M / F M / C D a n d V H F, DHM custom galv. trailer, 5 new Carlisle tires including spare with lock, new trl wiring and lights, under 2,000 mi. o n b r a ke s, a l l C o a s t Guard required equip plus extras, current license on boat and trailer. THIS BOT IS TURNKEY READY TO FISH. Comes with approx. $5,000 of fishing gear, halibut poles, reels, wts., harpoon, rope and float, several salmon poles, reels and 100+ lures and flashers, lg. salmon net and boat hook, 2 crab pots with 125’ leaded line and floats, all mooring lines and fenders, fo u l w e a t h e r g e a r ( 3 sets), full (115 gal.) tank of fuel. $32,500 FIRM. (360)582-0208 or (206)979-0754 anytime. Motorcycles

H A R L E Y: ‘ 0 2 F L S P C Softtail Classic. $6,500. (360)582-5479 after 5 p.m.

5TH WHEEL: Alpenlite ‘90 32’, fair condition. H A R L E Y: ‘ 9 2 F X R - C. Runs great, looks great. $4,000/obo. $7,500. (360)670-3530, (360)457-5950 text or call. 5TH WHEEL: Cobra ‘96 RK Corsica, 31’, two slides, A/C, ceiling fan, microwave, radio, casssette, TV, large clothes closet, good cond. $6,500. (360)417-3893

H O N DA : ‘ 7 9 C M 4 0 0 . Road bike. $1,000. (360)683-4761 KAWASAKI: ‘69 TR120 Enduro. Clean bike, no corrosion, needs minor work, orig. condition. $500. (360)452-4179.

SCOOTER: 2009 SYM RV 250. Low miles exCAMPER: ‘79. Function- cellent condition, runs al refrigerator, furnace, great, 86 mpg. $3,000. Call (360)463-1288 stove, toilet, non-smoking, licensed. $450. Automobiles (360)683-3407 Campers/Canopies

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CHEV: ‘57 4 door sedan. Project car, tons of BAYLINER: ‘87 Capri. extra parts. $3,800. (360)374-5068 Ski boat with 85 hp Mercury Force. $600/obo. YOUR TRASH IS SOMEBODY’S (360)452-7370 MOTORHOME: ‘03 38’ Dutch Star. Books for $127,000. 20,230 mi., tr iple slide-out, new fridge, micro., gas oven, queen bed, sm freezer, many extras, Cat 3808, 6 sp. Allison Trans. $80,000/obo. (360)457-3718 or (360)565-6408 MOTORHOME: ‘85 Winnebago. Diesel, Mistubishi motor, 4 speed, good tires, good mileage, 2 bed, shower with toilet, s t e r e o, A / C, b o d y i s good, needs some work. $3,500. (360)301-5652.

BAY L I N E R : ‘ 9 6 2 0 5 2 Capri Special Edition. 5.7L Alpha 1, freshwater cooled, like new, 103 total hours. $10,000. (360)681-3147 B OAT: ‘ 6 7 2 6 ’ C h r i s Craft Cavalier with trailer. 350 Mercruiser, bow thruster, toilet, electro scan, windlass, refer, radar, GPS, sounder, full c a nva s, d i n g hy, 2 h p Honda. Asking $14,900. (360)775-0054

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CHEV: ‘87 Camaro Iroc Convertible. Disassembled, good body, no motor /trans, ready to restore! $500. (360)379-5243. FORD: (2) 1966 F100s. 1 long bed, with ‘390’ C6 tranny, power steering, power disc brakes, runs and drives. 1 short bed, 6 cyl. 4 speed, nice wheels and tires, runs and drives. Both trucks $4,000. (360)809-0082.

CATALINA: 22’ sailboat. Swing keel, with trailer, 4 MGTD: ‘52 Roadster. All HP outboard. $3,800. orig., ex. cond. $16,000. (928)231-1511. (360)683-3300


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BMW: ‘98 318i. Black, 240k mi., runs well but needs a little work. $1,750. (360)461-9637.

FORD: ‘07 Taurus. V6, 4 dr. sedan, SE model, 32k, or ig. owner, like showroom cond. $7,200. (360)683-0146

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Legal Notices General

STATE OF WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES REQUEST FOR QUOTES HARVESTING SERVICES CONTRACT FOR INDIAN CREEK SORTS The Washington State Department of Natural Resources, Olympic Region, located in Forks will issue a Request for Quotes to harvest approximately 6,415 mbf of timber on approximately 190 acres of forest land in Sections 14, 15, 20, 22 and 23 all in Township 30 North, Range 8 West W.M., Clallam County. The successful harvester will be expected to build and maintain roads and harvest and deliver timber as outlined in the Harvesting Services Contract. The Request for Quote #30-090288, includes requirements to be addressed in the “Statement of Available Resources and Work Plan” and exhibits explaining the scope of the project. Eligibility to bid will be based on pre-qualification for inclusion to the DNR’s Contract Harvesting Services Eligible Bidder Pool. The pre-qualification is based on the scoring of separately submitted Statements of Qualifications completed by the harvester. Award of this contract is upon a combination of the lowest bid of the eligible bidders and their “Statement of Available Resources and Work Plan.” The harvester must be licensed to do business in the State of Washington. The period of performance of the Harvesting Service Contract resulting from this Request for Quotes (RFQ) and subsequent bidding process is tentatively scheduled for June 30, 2014 to September 30, 2015 or whenever the harvest operation is completed whichever comes first. Indian Creek Sorts will be offered in two seasons. Sorts 1-13 will include all of Units 1, 5, and 7, the ground logging portions of Units 3 and 4, the southernmost ground logging portion of Unit 6, and all timber associated with road construction activities marked with Right-of-Way Boundary tags or within a 70 foot clearing limit of untagged right-of-way and landing construction. This includes an estimated 2,057 mbf and approximately 75 acres. The log sort auction date for the first season is 6/18/14. Log deliveries for the first season must be completed by 9/30/14. All road construction must be completed by 10/31/2014.

This 808 square foot home offers 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom in addition to a 408 square foot outbuilding. The 0.36 acres are centrally located within walking distance of downtown Forks and the Forks Community Hospital. The home is kept warm with baseboard heat and a free standing wood stove. Considering rental rates, this home could be a great investment! MLS#562560 RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET from the beach at Slip Pt. is this beautifully remodeled home. Take a look at the virtual tour on my website! Asking $225,000

EASY-BUILD LOT perched above Clallam Bay with PUD water, power & sewer available. Close to beaches, fishing & lots of outdoor fun. $40,000

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed proposals will be received for the following project: PROJECT NO. DNR 14-E11 OLYMPIC REGION RED CREEK BRIDGE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES JEFFERSON COUNTY, WASHINGTON BID OPENING: 2:00 p.m., May 14, 2014 This project consists of replacing an existing fish barrier culvert with an 83 foot long concrete bridge with stream channel designed using WDFW Stream Simulation Guidelines on a 25 foot average depth of fill.

Pickup Trucks Others

CHEV: ‘70 K-20. 4x4, partial restoration, auto, 350, extras. $5,500 or part trade. 452-5803. YOUR TRASH IS SOMEBODY’S TREASURE. ADVERTISE IN GARAGE SALES.

FORD: ‘76 F250. V8, low miles, need mechanic. $1,000. (360)582-9480

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The estimated cost of the project is $366,369.00, and the completion date is September 12, 2014. The project is located in Section 4, Township 26 North, Range 11 West. W.M.

Payment will be based on the following: the bid rate A PREBID CONFERENCE IS SCHEDULED FOR per ton/mbf for harvesting services and delivery of APRIL 30, 2014, AT 10 A.M. Prebid and bridge location are at mile post 6.1 on logs to designated purchaser locations. Hoh-Clearwater Mainline. The State shall make payments to the Contractor From Hwy 101 at mile post 176 turn on the Hoh for services required and approved including log Clearwater Mainline. Proceed to mile post 6.1. hauling and road work calculated according to the terms in the harvesting services contract. The Contractor is responsible for independently negotiating, STATE OF WASHINGTON Department of Natural Resources procuring, and paying for all services provided. Engineering & General Services Division The request for Quotes Packets will be available 1111 Washington Street S.E. upon request on or about April 18, 2014. Complet- Olympia, Washington 98504-7030 ed requests for Quotes are due by 4:30 p.m., local (360) 902-1200 Legal No. 554708 time, on May 14, 2014, in the office at the address Pub: FF May 17, 2014 listed below. Automobiles Others

HYUNDAI: ‘09 Accent. 2 For further information and to obtain a copy of the door, manual trans. and Request for Quote Packet, contact Sarah Steffen at Road Master tow bar, 411 Tillicum Lane, Forks WA 98331 - 360-374- 19,600 mi. Asking $8,450. (360)683-3212. 2800. For further information or to obtain a copy of the Request for Statement of Qualifications go to www.dnr.wa.gov/BusinessPermits/Topics/ForestryContracts under Forestry Services Contracts or contact Steve Teitzel at 360-902-1741. Pub: FF April 17, 2014 Legal No. 555446

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Drawings and Specifications will be placed on the Builders Exchange website (http://bxwa.com ?Posted Projects ? Public Works? Washington Dept of Natural Resources ? Projects Bidding? I Agree) on April 4, 2014, and hard copies will be available for pick up at the Dept. of Natural Resources, Engineering Division by contacting Sandra Swenson at ( 3 6 0 ) 9 0 2 - 1 1 5 9 , e m a i l : s a n d r a . sw e n s o n @ dnr.wa.gov or will be available at the prebid conferSorts 14-26 will be offered in the second season ence. and will include all of Unit 2, the cable logging portions of Units 3, 4, and 6, and the northernmost The State reserves the right to accept or reject any ground logging portion of Unit 6. This includes an or all proposals and to waive informalities. To do estimated 4,358 mbf approximately 115 acres. The this work, the contractor must have adequate insulog sort auction for the second season is 2/25/15. rance to hold the State harmless, pay state prevailLog deliveries for the second phase must be com- ing wage rates, and have a Washington State Contractor’s License. pleted by 8/31/15.

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