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Charles Glenn Forrest, November 2, 1950 – February 6, 2018

Charles Glenn Forrest, November 2, 1950 – February 6, 2018

Charles Glenn Forrest passed away at Baptist Health Hospital in Richmond, Kentucky on February 6, 2018 at the age of 67 due to a heart attack. Charlie is predeceased by his father, Owen Forrest, his mother, Inez Lacy Forrest, and his brother, Robert Forrest. Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Judy, of 28 years. They were married in Seward, Alaska on July 14, 1990. Charlie is […]

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

For more information on how to get a bracelet kit, participate with the “Love Is…” Campaign, to RSVP for the parent class, collaborate on spreading the news about healthy relationships, or for any other ways you would like to get involved, please call Sara, the DVSA Program Manager at SeaView, […]

A map of the Yukon River drainage showing major and minor spawning grounds of chinook salmon. Photo courtesy of Randy Brown.

Where Are the Yukon Chinooks Headed?

by Ned Rozell- In a packed university conference room, biologist Randy Brown spoke of chinook, the fatty king of far-north salmon. “It’s more than just a fish, it’s a culture,” Brown said to the Fairbanks crowd, many of them Alaska Natives. Brown is the lead author on a paper in […]

Scheduled Power Outage Friday February 9

Scheduled Power Outage Friday February 9

The Seward Electric Department has scheduled a power outage to conduct emergency repairs, Friday, February 9th, from 9:00am am to 11:00am. The affected areas will be everything North of Sea Lion Drive to Grouse Lake including, but not limited to, Forest Acres, subdivisions and residences accessed from Nash Rd, and the Seward Highway North […]

All Kenai Refuge Open for Snowmachining

All Kenai Refuge Open for Snowmachining

Refuge Manager Andy Loranger today announced the opening of all areas of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge traditionally open to snowmachine use effective immediately. Areas always closed to snowmachine use include the Headquarters area on Ski Hill Road, Skilak Wildlife Recreation Area (except Hidden, Kelly, Petersen and Engineer lakes are […]

The Moose Pass Moosebots. L to R: Trevor Guernsey, Jean Kingsford, Casey Bryden (aka “the Moosecot”) Jack Lindquist, Francisco Sanchez, Alejandro Sanchez, Aly Guernsey, Emma Hornberger. Photo by Wendy Bryden.

Moose Pass Moosebots Win Award at State Tournament

The Moose Pass FIRST Lego League Robotics team, the Moosebots, won the Core Values Inspiration award at the state tournament  in Anchorage, which was held January 20th.  The award celebrates a team that is empowered by their FIRST LEGO League experience and displays extraordinary enthusiasm and spirit. FIRST Lego League […]

Seward Community Library and Museum. Photo by Kelley Lane.

Upcoming Events at the Seward Community Library and Museum

Home School Lunch Bunch is the last Wednesday of every month 12:30-1:30pm on February 28th. The Seward Community Library & Museum Story Time Program on Fridays at 11am & Play Time on Saturdays from 12pm to 4pm.  Museum Drop-In Craft –February 9-10th Paper Quilt Squares. The monthly Film Movement on second Thursdays at 5:30pm in the Meeting Room.  Will be featuring the […]

Railroad Names Brian Lindamood New VP of Engineering

Railroad Names Brian Lindamood New VP of Engineering

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Alaska Railroad (ARRC) has promoted Director of Project Management Brian Lindamood to Vice President Engineering, effective Jan. 31, 2018. He moves into the VP position vacated in January, when Clark Hopp became Chief Operating Officer.  The Engineering VP oversees the evaluation, planning and construction of the […]