August 25 dinner cruise tickets still available!

Only one week left to get your tickets to the ASFA Phoenix Chapter fundraiser dinner cruise taking place on Fox Island! Set sail with us on Saturday, August 25, 2012!  All proceeds directly support firefighter and EMT training in the Seward/Moose Pass area. For more information about the Phoenix Chapter and […]

KPB and City Elections Update

Daniel C. Logan has filed his candidacy to run for one of three open seats on the Bear Creek Fire Service Area Board in upcoming Kenai Peninsula Borough elections. He is running for Seat D, which is a three-year term. There were no takers for the two remaining vacant seats, […]

Alaska Cruise Transfer Coach Fire

Alaska Cruise Transfer Coach Fire

Here’s another photo of that Alaska Cruise Transfer Bus that caught fire on Sunday at Milepost 30, with additional information and clarification by Moose Pass Fire and EMS Chief Brian Morris. The coach was headed south toward Seward carrying tourists traveling to the cruise ship. The driver said smoke began […]

Indoor Yard Sale at The Senior Center

Indoor Yard Sale at the Senior Center. Friday August 17th 9:00–4:00 Saturday August 18th 9:00–1:00 We have received very generous donations for our Sale this year. It really is worth the time to come and shop. All proceeds to benefit ‘Meals on Wheels’.

Burned Shuttle Bus

Burned Shuttle Bus

This shuttle bus, run by Alaska Cruise Transfers, was heading to pick up passengers in Anchorage when it caught fire and burned down to its shell at Mile 30 of the Seward Highway last weekend.  The highway traffic was blocked late morning as the Moose Pass Fire Department and Alaska […]


The Seward Annex is open until 3:00 if you don’t make it you can call the KPB Clerk’s office at (907) 714-2160 Other wise: Voting time has come! Cheryl Seese, who is now a notary, has candidate packets available. You can submit your forms Monday through Thursday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 […]

Rescued walrus calf dies at Seward facility

Rescued walrus calf dies at Seward facility

By DAN JOLING (08/09/12 10:46:37) One of three Pacific walrus calves found abandoned on an Arctic Ocean beach last month has died. Alaska SeaLife Center President Tara Riemer Jones on Thursday said the calf brought to the Seward aquarium July 30 died about a day later. The center says the […]

Good Riddance Exxon Valdez

Good Riddance Exxon Valdez

From The Mudflats Posted by Jeanne Devon on Friday, August 3, 2012 · Some time this week, the ship formerly known as the Exxon Valdez (now the Oriental Nicety) will come to a controversial end. We would expect nothing less of the vessel, now known as the Oriental Nicety, that […]

Seward Middle School Supply List

Seward Middle School Supply List   Mrs. Hammer – Math: Spiral Notebook for notes Spiral Notebook for homework Pencils for notes and homework Sticky notes for marking book   Mrs. Hammer – PE Non-marking gym shoes/no skate shoes for gym Shorts T-Shirt Sweat Pants Sweat Shirt Swimsuit   Mrs. Liljemark […]

8-7 Borough Assembly Meeting Report

7 August 2012 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure We had a busy meeting schedule with public hearings on 14 Ordinances. Two were very important to the Seward-Bear Creek area. Ordinance 2012-28, amending borough code to provide that all 7 seats on the Seward-Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board […]


Middle School Transition Camp Seward Middle School will be hosting a Transition Camp for interested incoming 7th graders this Thursday, August 9th from 1pm – 5pm. Students will be participating in activities that will help them become more familiar with the school schedule, layout, expectations, and coursework. Dinner will be […]

Seahawk swimming schedule announced

Seahawk swimming schedule announced

High School swim coach, Matt Hershock, announces swim practice starts Monday, (Aug. 7).  All high school students that want to swim with the Seahawk swim team should start at this time or contact the coach for information. Swim schedule will be at the Seward High School pool: Mon-Wed-Fri 2:30 to […]

Grateful for Scholarships

I would like to thank the following organizations for their generous scholarships: The Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward High School Staff, and the Seward High Booster Club. I will be using the money to further my education at Montana State University-Billings where I plan to study history. A special thank you […]

Law Clinic Coming to Seward!

Family Law/Child Custody Law Clinic is coming to Seward.  Alaska Legal Services Corporation’s attorney for the Kenai Peninsula will be presenting on family law.  After her short presentation, all non-criminal, legal questions will be welcome.  This is free of charge and snacks will be provided.  Please join us at the […]

Murder Mystery Dinner Cruise

I used to be a big city girl. I’ve lived up and down the east coast and in cities such as Detroit and Phoenix. Now I’m proudly a Sewardite. I am also extremely blessed to be a teacher of Seward’s future leaders and workers (currently just 1st and 2nd grade […]