Author: SCN Admin

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, […]

Walk/Bike/Roll to School May 7th

A Message from the Seward PTSA –  Spring has sprung and bike are coming out in full force.  Now that the sidewalks are clear of snow it is time to get out the bike helmets and tennis shoes and get out and enjoy this beautiful weather we have been having. […]

City Hall is now OPEN

Notice from the City Clerk – 1:00 p.m., 4/24/2014:  City Hall has reopened.  Local and Anchorage crews repaired some plumbing/sewer issues.  Thanks everyone for your patience, we are back up and running!  

City Hall closed until 1PM today

Press Release from the City Clerk –  Update on the maintenance issues at Seward City Hall:Barring any unforeseen events, repairs to the maintenance issues at City Hall are anticipated to be completed by 1:00 pm Thursday.  We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience!

SBCFSA Regular Board Meeting May 5th

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board 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.  Meeting agendas are available at the SBCFSA Office at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 123 between 9AM and 3PM Monday thru Thursday or on the […]

Dannah Johnston Receives Peter McNeal Scholarship

Dannah Johnston Receives Peter McNeal Scholarship

Press Release –  Seward, AK: Dannah Johnston, a Sr. Deckhand and valued employee of Kenai Fjords Tours, was awarded the Alaska Vocational and Technical Education Center’s 2013/2014 Peter McNeal Scholarship. This memorial scholarship, funded by Brice Marine, is in honor of Peter McNeal, a valued crewman of the Tug SamB. […]