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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 […]

Sliding Scale Yoga and Stress Reduction Classes Offered at Rez Art

Sliding Scale Yoga and Stress Reduction Classes Offered at Rez Art

Fireside Yoga Sunday nights, 6:30-7:45, February 11 – April 1 (8-week session) We’re asking a $10-$15 donation for the class, but this is only a suggestion – all are welcome regardless of what they can afford Alternating Instructors: Justine Pechuzal & Micheley Kowalski Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 8-week course in mindfulness practices & managing […]

Free Immunizations at Providence Children’s Hospital First Saturday of Every Month

Free Immunizations at Providence Children’s Hospital First Saturday of Every Month

The Children’s Hospital at Providence, Kohl’s Cares provide free immunizations for children ANCHORAGE, Alaska –  Thanks to the generous support of Kohl’s Cares, The Children’s Hospital at Providence will host a free immunization clinic for children the first Saturday of each month throughout 2018. The next free clinic is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 3. Children are eligible […]

Seward Safeway Parking Lot on the Morning of Oct 1. Photo: Brian Wright.

UPDATED: Seward Police Officer Cleared of Wrongdoing

Additional footage of Mr. McComas’ arrest has been released, in addition to a statement from his family. The story is available on KTVA: http://www.ktva.com/story/37399156/alaska-cop-cleared-in-shooting-death-of-suspect See also a letter submitted by Mr. McComas’ sister last fall shortly after the shooting: A Letter from the Family of Micah McComas