Recent News & Information

A Rare Sighting

A Rare Sighting

Tuesday, July 9th was an exciting day for some tour boat operators and passengers when a rare sighting occurred.  A wolverine was spotted dining on a harbor seal in southwest Resurrection Bay at Porcupine Cove. Captain Sherry Cruse aboard the Mariah of Kenai Fjords Tours, was the first to spot […]

Second Annual Forest Art Walk

Second Annual Forest Art Walk Saturday, July 20, 2013 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come and take a walk on our forest path  and enjoy the work of many local artists   The path begins at Irvin Pottery and ends at the Treehouse Reception to follow   Directions from town:  […]

Lost Kiteboard in the bay today

Jason Eastman here I lost my black and white Kiteboard in the Bay today if you are anybody finds it can you give me a call Thank You 619-701-0424 Jason Eastman its a Black and White Kiteboard with GoPro Stickers on it let me know thank you

Dog Reunited

Dog Reunited

By Heidi Zemach for SCN Leslie Adams, a two-year Seward resident, mother and Kenai Fjords National Park employee has learned how much people in the community really care. She also learned that it’s not a good idea to let one’s dog outside when putting the baby to sleep—especially not on […]

Seward High Volleyball

Get ready to bump, set, spike as Seward Seahawk Volleyball practice will begin on August 12th at 3:00pm in the Seward High School gym. Athletes need to prepared by having their paperwork ready, physical complete, black spandex shorts, knee pads, and proper athletic gym shoes. We are looking forward to […]

Andy Mason performs for the young people of Seward

Andy Mason performs for the young people of Seward

Andy Mason performed at the Seward Community Library & Museum for local children and their families this morning. Sponsored by the Seward Community Library Association, this one hour long concert provided entertainment, inspiration, and many laughs and smiles.  Coming from New Mexico, Mason included Seward as part of his Alaskan […]

Bookin for Books this Sunday, July 14

Bookin for Books this Sunday, July 14

Bookin for Books is this Sunday, July 14th!   Come run the trails of the Chugach National Forest and help support the Seward/Moose Pass Imagination Library.     You have a choice of 2 courses- a 3.8 or 6.4 mile trail run: The 3.8 mile trail run starts at the 12-mile […]

Mount Marathon reflections

Mount Marathon reflections

Steep Ascents Cinthia Ritchie, Anchorage Press Each year at the start of the Mount Marathon Race, before the gun goes off and the madness begins, I stare up at the peak for a long and silent moment. It always looks so green and shadowed and immense, and I feel so […]

Tustumena Return to Service Delayed

Tustumena Return to Service Delayed

For Immediate Release: July 10, 2013 Contact: Jeremy Woodrow, 907-465-8994, Jeremy.Woodrow@alaska.gov Tustumena Return to Service Further Delayed (JUNEAU, Alaska) – The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) today announced that the M/V Tustumena has been rescheduled to return to service August 20, 2013. The vessel was previously slated to begin serviceJuly 23. The M/V Tustumena entered a […]

Providence Seward mammography technology transition

  Providence Seward Medical & Care Center is transitioning its mammography technology from film-based or analog mammograms to digital mammograms. Mammograms are specialized X-rays of the breast that can detect tumors before symptoms occur. Digital mammograms produce a clearer image in less time and are considered to be the new standard […]

Christine Sheehan Selected as New SeaView Executive Director

SEAVIEW COMMUNITY SERVICES ANNOUNCEMENT It is with great pleasure that the SeaView Community Services Governing Board announces its selection of Christine Sheehan as the new SeaView Executive Director.  She moved into the position on May 12.  Founded in 1972, SeaView is a local non-profit agency providing community based services that […]

Andy Mason Live @ the Library

Andy Mason Live @ the Library

Live music just for kids this Saturday, July 13th @ 11:00 am. Wear your dancing shoes to the Library Museum for a free concert thanks to the Seward Community Library Association. Recommended for children ages 3-10 years and their families. All ages welcome! Learn about Andy and his music at www.andymasonmusic.org.

The Perfect Day! Thank you Seward!

The Perfect Day- If someone asked me to describe the perfect day, it would go something like this. The Perfect Day would start on a December afternoon in 2000 driving into town with a barrowed truck, two dogs and twenty dollars in my pocket and an internship at the Alaska […]

Wayne Tressler

Former Seward resident Wayne Glenn Tressler died June 18, 2013 in Sacramento, California after an extended period of Post Polio Syndrome.  He was 68. Wayne was born on October 13, 1944 in Danville Penna. to Raymond and Isabel Tressler. In 1946 his family moved to Seward where they purchased and […]

Dawn Gallt, 1943-2013

Dawn Gallt, 1943-2013

Longtime Seward resident Dawn K. Gallt, 69, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Providence Seward Medical Center from natural causes. A memorial services will be held at a later date. Her ashes will be taken back to the ranch that she grew up on in Carbondale, Colo. Dawn was […]