Stranded otter numbers remain high

Veterinarians at the Alaska SeaLife Center say there is every indication that 2016 will be another record year for their Wildlife Response Program following admission of two sea otter pups in the past month. Already this year the nonprofit...

Dock work underway

Dock work is underway at the waterfront downtown by the Institute of Marine Science and Alaska SeaLife...

Tsunami test set

Government agencies across Alaska will test tsunami warning systems from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. March 30. The test will be conducted in Seward. The test is conducted to ensure that the warning system works. The test will include sirens, and messages...

Chenault holding town hall

Mike Chenault, the East Kenai Peninsula’s Alaska House representative and speaker of the house, is holding a town hall meeting Saturday. The representative is visiting as the legislature works on a difficult budget and the session is soon to...

Seward in ruins

Folks were just sitting down to dinner when the ground began lurching in what would be North America's strongest recorded earthquake. It continued to shake that March 27, 1964 evening. Then came...

Download the March 24 LOG

While we work on changes to The LOG website, you can download your weekly newspaper here. Click here to download this week's...

A lot goes into the retail price of a salmon

If a fisherman gets 50 cents a pound for his reds, how can the fish fetch $10, $15 or more at retail counters? “It’s all the other stuff that happens after he sells the fish. A lot of costs,...

Florita Richardson - 1920-2016

Florita Richardson, 95, passed away Feb. 27, 2016, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden, Washington. She was born on March 25, 1920, in Bernice, Oklahoma, to Hardy and Ruth Ballard Fleming. ...

'Captain's Mast' - March 24, 2016

The following is from the journals of the Seward Police Department. Those who have been arrested or summoned are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. March 10 22:33 - Citation for failure to carry proof of insurance issued to...