Author: SCN Admin

SPRD Bulletin October 11

TYC Happenings 224-5472; TYC’s School’s Out Day Camps & Vacation Break Camps: Join us for days filled with arts & crafts, baking, outdoor adventures, cooperative games & team building, movies & popcorn, music & dancing, science experiments and more! Camps run 7:45am-5:30pm daily. Campers need to bring a lunch, morning and afternoon […]


That’s right. You do not want to miss the chance to partake in tasting some of the fabulous homemade desserts that are offered at the annual St. Peter’s Episcopal Church’s Dessert Extravaganza, this Sunday, October 13, 2013 between 1-4 p.m. Where: Community Room of the Library/Museum Bldg., corner of 6th & Adams.  We are blessed […]


On March 19, 2013 K259BK was granted a license by the Federal Communications Commission to serve the public interest as a public trustee until February 1, 2014.  Our license will expire on February 1, 2014.  We have filed an application for license renewal with the FCC.  A copy of the […]

Kenai River closed to king salmon fishing

Kenai River closed to king salmon fishing

Alaska Department of Fish and Game Press Release – July 26, 2013 Effective 12:01 a.m., Sunday, July 28, 2013 the Kenai River will close to king salmon fishing in an effort to conserve late-run king salmon escapement. Anglers are advised this closure prohibits all sport fishing for king salmon, including […]

A Rare Sighting

A Rare Sighting

Tuesday, July 9th was an exciting day for some tour boat operators and passengers when a rare sighting occurred.  A wolverine was spotted dining on a harbor seal in southwest Resurrection Bay at Porcupine Cove. Captain Sherry Cruse aboard the Mariah of Kenai Fjords Tours, was the first to spot […]

Employment Opportunity at AVTEC

AVTEC Placement Specialist This position is responsible in assisting every AVTEC student to become employed in a training related field upon successful completion of their vocational program. This is a seasonal position that works fulltime mid-August thru June and some part time days over the summer. Work shift includes some […]

SPRD Press Release

SPRD Bulletin…  Rec Committee invites you Seward Recreation Committee meets the first and third Wednesday of each month from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at the Seward Community Library Museum. The public is always welcome. For more information contact Karin Sturdy, email:, phone: 224-4053.  Community Coupon books are now available! Outlets are City Hall […]

GYRE: An Expedition and Exhibition

GYRE: An Expedition and Exhibition

By Heidi Zemach for SCN Some 16 ocean gyre expedition team members will gather in Seward later this week for a week-long research expedition aboard the R/V Norseman, beginning June 6th, to explore the impact of marine debris on various ecosystems. Together, the crew will explore, interpret, and collect the […]

Children invited to share art that promotes rail safety

Operation Lifesaver and Alaska Railroad kids art contest deadline July 5 ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Alaska Railroad (ARRC) and Operation Lifesaver Alaska (OL-AK) chapter are jointly sponsoring a children’s art contest aimed at building awareness of important rail safety tips. Children from pre-school to senior high are invited to create […]

Darrell Deeter Memorial Scholarship Fund

AVTEC’s Darrell Deeter Memorial Scholarship Fund (DDMSF) will be coming to a close on May 31 so the money can be put to work.  Before that happens, anyone wishing to contribute can do so by following the links below. Contribute using paypal, debit or credit If on facebook please […]

Friendship Across Water

Friendship Across Water

By Dot Bardarson The friendship between our sister city, Obihiro, Japan and Seward will be strengthened this year by the gift of involvement. We have been friends for a long time, when 45 years ago, Seward and Obihiro became sister cities. Then in 1973 we began the student exchange program. […]