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by · April 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Announcements
Alaska SeaLife Center Looking for RV Volunteers

Alaska SeaLife Center Looking for RV Volunteers

by · April 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Nominate Dogi-Spot Station Locations

Nominate Dogi-Spot Station Locations

From the City of Seward -  Welcome to spring in Alaska as the snow and ice melts away to reveal the exact location your canine ‘went’ this winter. Please nominate any needed Dogi-Spot station-locations. Just email your ideas to sprd@cityofseward.net. Or tell your favorite local dog group your needs: Cause for Paws, the Seward Animal Shelter, Peninsula Pups, SOS Pets, Knots-So-Fast […]

by · April 18, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward
Spring Concert springs some surprises

Spring Concert springs some surprises

HEIDI ZEMACH for SCN – Some girls and boys wore their regular tees and jeans, while others dressed up in sparkling summery dresses with bows, or suits and ties for Thursday evening’s Seward Elementary School’s Grade 3-6 Spring Concert, headed by all-schools music teacher Breighley Sexton. It was also an eclectic smorgasbord of music and movement ranging from simple beginning […]

by · April 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Education
The Winter Bear Project & Potluck April 23 in Seward

The Winter Bear Project & Potluck April 23 in Seward

The Winter Bear Project Press Release Kenai Peninsula, AK: The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and The Winter Bear Project will present performances of The Winter Bear, a play by former Alaska Writer Laureate Anne Hanley, in Seward. Admission is free. Times and location follows: Seward – Wednesday, April 23rd, 7:00pm at the Seward High School Theater. Bring a dish […]

by · April 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Arts, Education, Events

Seward Blood Drive

Providence Seward Mountain Haven 8:30am-2:30pm Friday, May 2nd Donate in the LIFEmobile! Don’t get turned away, Make your appointment today! Contact Brittany@ 224-2988 Eat Well, Drink Plenty of Fluids, Bring Photo ID. You make the differnce, they count on it.

by · April 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Seward Beach Cleanup Is Coming

Seward Beach Cleanup Is Coming

10th Annual RESURRECTION BAY Beach & Watershed Cleanup Saturday May 17, 2014   Come help clean up Resurrection Bay beaches and it’s watershed! Boat transportation will be provided to outer beaches, weather permitting. For more information (including past videos), please visit the RBCA website:  www.rbca-alaska.org   Please email the cleanup organizer Tim Johnson at johnsonkeagle@arctic.net to reserve a spot on […]

by · April 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Outdoors
Help Us Preserve Seward’s History

Help Us Preserve Seward’s History

The Seward Historic Preservation Commission invites you to attend a discussion on revising the Historic Preservation Plan.  Come join us on Tuesday April 22, at 6:30PM at the library museum. Refreshments will be provided. Join us, share your ideas, and tell us how you would like to see the character of Seward’s history preserved. If you are unable to attend, […]

Seward, Are You Building or Adding On?

Please join us today for the annual Permitting & Agency Information Day! It is from 11am-3pm at the Seward Community Library.  Agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on Planning, Permitting, Floodplain Development, Fisheries & Wildlife Management, Habitat & Wetlands, and other topics. Sponsored by the City of Seward Community Development, […]

Warehouse Position at Seward Marine Center

The Seward Marine Center is looking to hire a warehouse position for UAF’s marine facility in Seward. The position is full time and comes with benefits. It is listed on UAKJobs under the category of crafts and trades. If you go to www.uakjobs.com, click on the link for Crafts & Trades Jobs, and it is the Warehouser position in Seward […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized

Kenai Peninsula College – College Council

Posted: April 16, 2014 KPC College Council to meet tomorrow KPC’s College Council will be meeting at 6 p.m. tomorrow, April 17, at the Resurrection Bay Extension Site in Seward at Seward High School Library. View the meeting’s agenda and future meeting dates on KPC’s website.

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized

Seeking Independent Contractor in Seward

We have an immediate need for help on a Paid Brief Business Inspection in Seward. No experience needed, we will train you. Visit our corporate website atwww.trendsource.com/msi/osi to find out more information about our company. Please email elaw@trendsource.com once you have applied. All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check. TrendSource, Inc. www.trendsource.com/msi/osi  619-718-7467  

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Business
Jury Finds Hubbards Not Guilty on All Counts

Jury Finds Hubbards Not Guilty on All Counts

By Rick Smeriglio for Seward City News – At about 8:00 pm on Tuesday the 15, a jury of 12 returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty on all 12 counts against James T. Hubbard and Rhonda K. Anderson-Hubbard, who own J&R Fisheries and operate F/V Kruzof. On the most serious charge of attempted perjury, the jury could not agree […]

Kindergarten Round-up, Thursday, April 24th!

Seward Elementary is excited to announce our Kindergarten Round-up for the 2014-15 school year,which will held on Thursday, April 24th.  Parents may choose between two sessions to pre-enroll their  child, either 5:30-6:30PM or 6:30-7:30PM.  Children must be 5 years of age before September 1st in order to attend Kindergarten. Be sure to bring your child’s birth certificate, shot records and any questions you […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Top Row Left to Right: Head Coach Kelly Smith, Susanna Doepken, Carrie Andersen, Kelsey McKean, Cambria Robinson, Tyler Rose Quiring, Chloe Baldwin, Hannah Ohlsen, Tonie Bangos( Assistant Coach) Bottom Row Left to Right: Bailey Storey, Basil Dougherty, Sabrina Spiers, Katie Withrow, Mariah Doepken, Ashley Whiteshield, Kara Knotek, Tia Miranda, Susie Alvarez First Home game April 25 at 3pm! Come support your […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Seahawks, Sports

Hubbard’s Found Not Guilty!

Justice has been served. I thank all the jurors and judge for their commitment to work toward a just end. I am grateful that our justice system does work. I am grateful to live here.

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

4-15-2014 Borough Assembly Report By Sue McClure   This was our annual meeting in Seward, which was a nice treat for me and seemed to be enjoyable for the rest of the assembly and other borough folks who came over.  Our meeting lasted about 1½ hours, which was time enough for them all to drive back home afterwards.   At […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized

Hubbard Trial Goes to Jury, More Charges Dismissed

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – Shortly before 4:00 pm on Tuesday the 15, the case of State of Alaska v. James T. Hubbard and Rhonda K. Anderson-Hubbard went to jury. Judge Anna M. Moran read aloud to the jury each count against the Hubbards. She gave them their final instructions and sent them to deliberate amongst themselves as to […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Crime, Economics, Harbor News
Bears Are Stirring: It’s Time to Clean Up Attractants

Bears Are Stirring: It’s Time to Clean Up Attractants

Alaska Department of Fish & Game Press Release Bears Are Stirring: It’s Time to Clean Up Attractants (Statewide) – Gov. Sean Parnell has proclaimed April “Bear Awareness Month,” and as bears emerge from dens Alaskans are reminded it’s spring cleaning time. To keep bears wild and neighborhoods safe, biologists suggest taking down bird feeders and placing trash, livestock feed and […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Outdoors
Bluegrass opens to littlees and adults

Bluegrass opens to littlees and adults

The Seward Bluegrass Camp For Kids, which takes place this year July 7-11th at local churches, has expanded to include younger children ages 5-7 who have completed Kindergarten, and late afternoon 90-minute workshops for adults 17-whatever. The growth has come about due to younger siblings feeling jealous of their older brothers and sisters wanting to participate too, and parents or […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts
Council approves shuttle contract, rates for SMIC washdown pad

Council approves shuttle contract, rates for SMIC washdown pad

By Heidi Zemach for SCN – The Seward City Council has awarded First Student, the local school bus company, another two-year contract to provide shuttle bus services during the busy tourist season that runs from mid-May to mid-September. It did so during Monday’s April 14th City Council Meeting. The service is paid from cruise ship head taxes, and primarily serves […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward, Harbor News
State Charges Hubbards With Felony, Rests Case

State Charges Hubbards With Felony, Rests Case

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – State of Alaska has charged James T. Hubbard, age 58, and his wife Rhonda Anderson-Hubbard, age 52, with perjury, a class C felony, and several misdemeanors in connection with their fishing business, J&R Fisheries of Seward. In a trial that began April 7, the State presented witnesses that testified to actions the Hubbards took […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Business, Harbor News
Zudy’s Offers a Solution to Local “Soup Dilemma”

Zudy’s Offers a Solution to Local “Soup Dilemma”

By Jason Aigeldinger for Seward City News – Homemade soups full of healthy ingredients will anchor down the menu at one of Seward’s newest dining establishments. Zudy’s, the brainchild of Moose Pass residents Judy and Jan Odhner, will be open for business later this month. The establishment is situated in the old railroad depot east of the Alaska Sealife Center. […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Food
Qutekcak Scholarship Auction/Potluck April 18

Qutekcak Scholarship Auction/Potluck April 18

by · April 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Education, Events, Food