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F&G Advisory Committee Meeting

The Seward Fish and Game Advisory Committee will meet Thursday 3/29/2012 at 7 PM in the City Council Chambers. The agenda will include a report from the Board of Fish meeting, solicittion of new proposals for upcoming Board meetings, and comments on ballast water exchange. For more information please call […]

March 27, 1964 ~ Great Alaska Earthquake

*“On March 27, 1964, at 5:36 p.m. ADT (03:36 3/28 UTC) a great earthquake of magnitude 9.2 (moment magnitude) occurred in Prince William Sound region of Alaska. The epicenter was about 10 km east of the mouth of College Fiord, approximately 90 km west of Valdez and 120 km east […]

BLIZZARD WARNING

BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM AKDT URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 428 AM AKDT FRI MAR 23 2012 WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD… MOOSE PASS ..SATURDAY THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN ARM… THE NATIONAL […]

Alaska Ocean Film Festival

Saturday March 24th at the 7pm Rae building The rescheduled 2012 Alaska Ocean Film Festival washes ashore at the Rae Building on Saturday March 24th. Showtime is 7pm. Elude sea monsters in Holland, canoe from Valdez to Whittier, and more in this action packed evening of ocean shorts. (Tickets are […]

Cool Smokes Comes To Seward

Cool Smokes Comes To Seward

By Heidi Zemach for SCN Young Choi is a salesman at the new Cool Smokes store, a new small business that recently opened near the Small Boat Harbor in Seward. That section of the building, formerly occupied by One Shot Photography next door, was rented from Blaine Bardarson, who also […]

Random News

Random News

Random news drawn from recent police journals: For SCN by Heidi Zemach An inmate hanged himself March 12th at Spring Creek Correctional Center. Joshua M Wagner, DOB 8/7/77, a long term prisoner with a long term to serve, his release date was March of 2047, was found by correctional officers […]

Volunteers Needed!

The annual Pink Cheeks Triathlon will be held on Saturday, May 5th. We are looking for 100 volunteers to help us host a successful, safe and fun event.  The triathlon wouldn’t be possible without all the wonderful volunteers who assist with this event each year. We are looking for the […]

Less than 15 tickets left!

Less than 15 tickets left!

This just in!  Less than 15 tickets remain for tomorrow’s dinner cruise to Fox Island! Tickets have been pulled from all other locations and can only be purchased at the Kenai Fjords Tours building starting tomorrow (September 4) at 2:00 pm. We have lots of great auction items and look forward […]

Musty Book Rescue League

Musty Book Rescue League

BY RYAN REYNOLDS ‘In any group or class of children, there will be some who for temperamental or physical reasons do not participate regularly in the usual team games.’ –Bernard S. Mason Years ago, when your stomach hurt and your brain felt fuzzy, your new shoes didn’t fit and the […]

Musty Book Rescue League

Musty Book Rescue League

It’s time to honor a commitment. Over the past year or so, from the shelves of the library, to the depths of the book sale, to chance meetings in dimly lit secondhand shops; I’ve been a lucky man.  There are over 60 books now that I have met, fallen for, […]

Musty Book Rescue League

Musty Book Rescue League

Preamble (Perhaps ramble?): The physical act of writing, I’ve discovered, can have a curious similarity to say, a relationship with a close friend, separated by distance and alienated by a busy life, that may seem solid within your own mind as based on past experiences, but in reality can be […]

Project Bookpiglet: 'The Great Bear'

Project Bookpiglet: 'The Great Bear'

“The Great Bear” Edited by John A.  Murray Bears schmares.  Let’s talk about bears. The other day, I was late to work.  My phone was dead.  The internal alarm clock stuck on snooze.  Nothing too exciting.  The fun part of the story though, is that since I’m currently residing in […]

Project Bookpiglet: 'Hotter than Hell'

Project Bookpiglet: 'Hotter than Hell'

‘Hotter than Hell’ by Jane Butel The first time I met Rosie was in the garden.  I was seven years old.  She was nine.  We kissed beneath the warm and sheltering cloth of tangled vines, bumping our heads against tomatoes warm to the core from a watchful sun, laughing at […]