Announcements

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      

Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl February 9-11

Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl February 9-11

2018 marks the 21st National Ocean Science Bowl regional competition in Alaska. The NOSB’s goal is to build awareness and knowledge of the ocean science through a competitive format. The Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl is the regional competition for Alaska high schools focusing upon relevant ocean topics. Participating teams present […]

Seward Tsunami Swimmer Brings Home Gold

Seward Tsunami Swimmer Brings Home Gold

Lydia Jacoby traveled to Fairbanks representing the Seward Tsunami Swim Club at the 2018 Alaska Senior Championship meet January 26-28. This is a gathering of  top competitive swimmers from around the state, and athletes must meet challenging time standards to attend. Temperatures in Fairbanks dipped below -25 over the weekend; […]

SCN Wants YOUR Tsunami Warning Stories!

SCN Wants YOUR Tsunami Warning Stories!

What did YOU do during the tsunami warning last week? We would love to hear and share locals’ stories from the tsunami warning. Please send your story to editor@sewardcitynews.com along with your name as you would like it to appear in print. Please let us know if you would prefer […]

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Meeting February 12

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Meeting February 12

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session followed by a regular meeting Monday, February 12th   beginning at 6:00 pm at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed. The work session topic is FY19 SBCFSA Budget. The meeting agenda and […]

CPB Awards $199,500 to Alaska Public Media

CPB Awards $199,500 to Alaska Public Media

ANCHORAGE —The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) announced a grant of $199,500 to Alaska Public Media for the American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative to help advance education and career readiness locally. The station will work with partners in Alaska to assess workforce challenges and opportunities, and produce content focused […]