Author: SCN Admin

Vote No on 1 informational lunch

Soldotna — Vote yes? Vote no? The Kenai Peninsula Republican Women (KPRW) invites everyone (women and men) to an informative buffet luncheon in Kenai on Friday, June 20, 2014, to learn about Ballot Measure No. 1: Referendum, An Act Relating to the Oil and Gas Production Tax, Interest Rates on […]

Stevens Puppets perform at the Library

Stevens Puppets perform at the Library

On Friday night  kids, parents, grandparents, and even a great-grandparent filled the Seward Community Library community room in anticipation as Dan and Zan Raynor of Steven Puppets presented their marionette show, “Beauty and the Beast”. Stevens Puppets performed their show with colorful, handmade puppets, humorous puppeteers, happy kids and laughing adults. […]

MMR Race Preview

A group of veteran runners will lead a race course preview on Mount Marathon from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday June 21. This is the only date and time offered this year unlike in years past. The tours will focus on helping participants travel safely on the bottom third of the mountain. Tour leaders […]

Burn Suspension Lifted

The following press releases were submitted to SCN from Alaska Division of Forestry and City of Seward: State The Division of Forestry has lifted its open burning suspension as of 11:00 am, June 10th 2014.  The area is forecasted to receive high winds so we are urging the public to strictly […]

Children’s Program Friday at the Library

Beauty and the Beast, a marionette production by Steven’s Puppets. Date: Friday, June 13, 2014 Time: 6:30 PM (45 minute program) Location: Seward Library Museum, Community Room Admission: Free Beauty and the Beast is a touching and humorous marionette play full of chuckles and drama. Artistic staging and clever effects accented […]

Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run Results

Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run Results

SPRD Press Release –  56 kids ranging from 3 to 12 years of age and their parents enjoyed wonderful weather, friendship and fun at the annual Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run. This race ‘just for kids’ had a record number of participants, with 22 kids signing up the day […]

Kenai Bears are Waking: It’s Clean-up Time

Kenai Bears are Waking: It’s Clean-up Time

Kenai Brown Bear Committee Press Release –  Spring is the time to remind Alaskans of bear awareness Working Together to Keep Our Communities Safe and Our Bears Wild     Kenai Peninsula~ April through early May is typically when bears begin emerging from dens on the Kenai Peninsula and are out […]

AVTEC Academy Cafe open May 15-June 13

AVTEC Academy Cafe open May 15-June 13

The Academy Café is open Tuesdays through Fridays, May 15 through Friday, June 13.  Reservations need to be made online and are open now.   Diners will experience Mediterranean dishes created and presented by AVTEC culinary students.  To make reservations visit www.avtec.edu and under hot topics click on the link to Academy Café reservations.  […]

SBCFSA Regular Board Meeting May 5th

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area will hold a regular meeting Monday, May 5th at 7:00 pm, at the KPB Annex office in SeaView Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  The agenda will include Permits and Plat Reviews among other topics to include the FEMA Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act. Meeting […]

As Summer draws near, Resurrection Bay comes alive

As Summer draws near, Resurrection Bay comes alive

On Tuesday afternoon the Kenai Fjords Tours vessel Coastal Explorer departed from the Seward Small Boat Harbor to head into Resurrection Bay in hopes of seeing the ever elusive gray whales on their migration route from Mexico to the Chukchi Sea.  Driven by Captain Chris Overbeck, the Coastal Explorer found more […]

Historic Preservation Commission Seeks Public Input

Historic Preservation Commission Seeks Public Input

What is important to you as community members of this community? How do we maintain history and character of our community while still promoting our independent ways? On the evening of Tuesday, April 22, the Seward Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) along with Nuka Research & Planning Group out of Seldovia, […]