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Two bears down, one to go

When Seward Police Department police officer Patrick Messmer began shadowing a black bear through the downtown streets of Seward, no one could have foreseen the chain of events that lead to its...

 
 By Heidi Zemach    Local    October 24, 2013

Seward gets into the spirit

As the dark winter approaches, Seward embraces the season with Halloween events planned for young and old alike. This year the Seward Arts Council’s Port City Players is trying something new for...

 

Man leaves accident, victim behind

[Correction: The parents of both the injured 13-year-old girl and Kyle Lambert state that the minor may have been driving the truck while in the company of Lambert. In an Oct. 23 e-mail, AST Public In...

 
 By Sue McClure    Local    October 24, 2013

Borough assembly approves bonds for special clinic

One resolution dominated the public input and discussion of the Oct. 21 meeting of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly. It was Resolution 2013-072, providing for the issuance of up to $43 million in...

 

Firefighters quickly extinguish blaze

Seward Fire Department and Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department respond to a small house fire in the 200 block of Third Avenue. The small blaze charred a utility room in a residential building next...

 

Rocking the Boat

The following is from the editorial page of the Oct. 19, 1989 Seward Phoenix LOG. DISASTER IN SAN FRANCISCO... As we were preparing to watch the third game of the World Series, scenes of a far different kind came from San Francisco. A major...

 

Traditional family values are Alaska values

The Alaska Federation of Natives has strong traditions, but perhaps one of the most enduring is its commitment to traditional family values. Across Alaska, we are witnessing a resurgence of these values. Alaskans are standing up for respect to end...

 
 By StatePoint    Opinion    October 24, 2013

Tips for talking with youth about bullying

Think bullying is just harmless teasing? An estimated 160,000 children miss school every day due to fear of attack or intimidation by other students, according to the National Education Association. And Yale health researchers have found a...

 

Local woodworker makes art in cabinets

Lael Gordon has a hobby which to some people may seem more like another job. As a matter of fact, initially he considered a career in furniture design and production. However, he was determined to...

 

Tanner crab fishery called off

The Bering Sea crab fleet was ready to head to the fishing grounds over the weekend after the government shutdown and unissued licenses stalled the Oct. 15 start of the crab season. Skippers of the...

 

State ferry returns to service after 11 months

The Alaska Marine Highway Systems ferry M/V Tustumena rest dockside at the Alaska Railroad Cruise Ship Terminal with the wrappers off of all the new topside repairs. With final work completed and the...

 

Seward Seahawks serve up volleyball challenge

The Seward Seahawks varsity volleyball team took the Homer Mariners to the limit last week, but lost focus in the final game of five at Seward High School. The junior varsity girls made a similar...

 

Chugach shareholders meet, honor Ollestad

The 2013 annual shareholders dinner, business meeting and convention for Chugach Alaska Corporation was hosted by the AVTEC Culinary Academy on Friday. After the dinner, CAC chairman of the board...

 

Native musician entertains for a change

There’s a handful of musicians who are popularly known for their activism. Apache Robby Romero who became a MTV staple in the 1990s with his band Red Thunder, has made a name for himself not only...

 

Turn Back the Pages

Oct. 25, 1973 The Seward Phoenix LOG Hamilton Defeated, Tressler Makes It, 3rd Race In Limbo – Apparently Seward area voters must hold their breaths and wait anxiously until Monday to know the final outcome of the Oct. 23 run-off election – even...

 

Out & About - Oct. 24, 2013

Send listings for Out & About to editor@theSewardPhoenixLOG.com. Seahawks host wrestling tourney Seward High School hosts the King of the Mountain wrestling tournament, the only home meet of the year. Wrestling starts at 12:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25...

 

Fish board previews new regs

Seward Fish & Game Advisory Committee member Jeanette Hanneman lit up the City of Seward Council Chambers with a slide show featuring highlights from this year’s Kids Fish Day. The members of the...

 

Jackie (Jack) Dean Cripe

Jack Cripe, 80 years old, our beloved husband, dad and grandpa, passed away at the home of his daughter and son-in-law in Wasilla on Oct. 12, 2013. He was cremated and buried with his wife at the Fort Richardson National Cemetery with honors on Oct....

 

Calendar - Oct. 24, 2013

To add or change a non profit or free regular meeting or event on The LOG’s Calendar, e-mail adminassist@TheSewardPhoenixLOG.com or phone 224-4888. Thursday, Oct. 24 2 to 5 p.m., He Will Provide Food Pantry, Fifth and Adams, entry in the alley....

 

Captain's Mast - Oct. 24, 2013

The following is from the journals of the Seward Police Department. Those who have been arrested or summoned are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. Oct. 14 14:50 - Verbal warning for speed given at Seward Highway and food bank....

 

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