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Seward Museum Christmas Open House

Come to the Seward Museum this Sunday, December 15th, from 1-4 PM for our the annual holiday open house, sponsored by the Resurrection Bay Historical Society.  There will be cookies, conversation, and some pump organ Christmas tunes.

Seward school kids strut their stuff

Seward school kids strut their stuff

Heidi Zemach for SCN One hundred and sixty or so children in Kindergarten through second grades, dressed in their cute pajamas, with paper elf, reindeer hats or bowlers, delighted a jam-packed gymnasium filled with adoring parents and grandparents at Seward Elementary School Tuesday night as they performed their Winter Wonderland […]

Seward High Art: Leatherwork

Seward High Art: Leatherwork

I was inspired to do some deep cleaning in my supply closet and stumbled upon stashes of leather and leatherworking tools from the late 1990s I’d guess.  This deduction is due to finding Seward’s own Kris Peck’s name stamped into one of the scraps.   I decided to put this fine […]

Rotary Supports He Will Provide Food  Bank

Rotary Supports He Will Provide Food Bank

For nearly the past decade the Seward rotary club has been putting together funds and food to ensure every family in Seward can enjoy a thanksgiving feast.  In years past the rotary club has purchased the food and put together baskets based on family size using information provided by seaview […]

Council moves forward on hiring of CHC employees

Council moves forward on hiring of CHC employees

Heidi Zemach for SCN The Seward City Council, the co-applicant for the new Seward Community Health Center grant funding, wants to make it clear under a revised council ordinance authorizing employees of the new CHC to become employees of the city for a limited time, but not PERS employees, that […]

…Wanna Dance?

Come out and dance with us on the Winter Solstice!    What it is: Solstice Dance and Potluck: An Exploration of Conscious Dance/Ecstatic Dance. Facilitation by Stefini Adkins, Music mixed by DJ Hank. Where: The Seward Community Library and Museum, downstairs meeting room. When: Winter Solstice, December 21st, from 6-9pm. Why: Conscious Dance is […]

Calling All Artists!

ALASKA PUBLIC MEDIA ART SHOWCASE AND AUCTION This juried art show offers a unique opportunity to participate in an opportunity to showcase their work during a live televised auction shown around the state and online at alaskapublic.org. The event offers great exposure to audiences across the state through KAKM-TV, KTOO-TV, […]

This Week at the Seward Senior Center

  We at the Senior Center had a wonderful time at the Holiday Craft Fair!  Thank you to all of our volunteers who helped us out and to all of you who stopped by our booth.  Stop by the center this week for some holiday cheer! Monday, December 9 Stop […]

Community ready for Christmas concert

Community ready for Christmas concert

  HEIDI ZEMACH For SCN –  There’s nothing quite as delightful a sound as voices blending together in harmony, and singers enjoying creating beautiful music together. Seward’s Community Choir’s fifty-plus members have been hard at work since September learning the music for the annual Christmas Concert, which takes place Thursday, […]

Seward Prison Inmate in Critical Condition After Assault

Reposted from KTUU.COM – ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Alaska State Troopers are investigating a Friday inmate-on-inmate assault at the Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward, with one Anchorage man facing possible charges and another reportedly in critical condition. According to a Monday AST dispatch, troopers received a call from a sergeant […]

Marathon Wrestling Club Sign-Ups January 14th

Marathon Wrestling Club Sign-Ups January 14th

  Marathon Wrestling Club will be holding sign-up/registration from 4:30PM to 6:00PM on Tuesday, January 14th in the High School Wrestling Room.  Cost is $60.00 per child, ages 5 – 95.  For more information please call 422-7130.  Hope to see you there! [contact-form][contact-field label=’Name’ type=’name’ required=’1’/][contact-field label=’Email’ type=’email’ requireMarathon Wrestling […]

Charges dropped against local fisherman

A misdemeanor charge filed against Andrew Mezirow, 49, of Seward, of unlawfully retaining big skate as bycatch after the cutoff date, has been dropped. To learn more, visit Alaska Fisheries reporter Wesley Loy’s blog, the Brig: http://deckboss-thebrig.blogspot.com/2013/12/case-dismissed-against-seward-fisherman.html