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 By Annette Shacklett    Local    January 22, 2015 

Jump into bay supports cancer victims, research

Saturday at midday they lined up on the dock to fulfill the promise to those who pledged donations to the American Cancer Society that they'd jump into the frigid bay. And after a series of dark, wet...

 
 Local    January 22, 2015 

Girl Scouts treat Food Pantry patrons to cookies

Recently the Girl Scouts and leaders of Seward's Troop 263 visited the He Will Provide Food Bank. They brought with them Girl Scout Cookies for the pantry's patrons....

 
 Local    January 22, 2015 

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 Local    January 15, 2015

Jumpers ready

Saturday's Polar Bear Jumpoff may be one of the warmest on record for the fundraiser's 30th year. Jumpers who have collected pledges are set to leap, in crazy costumes, into Seward's Small Boat...

 
 Local    January 15, 2015

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 By Rick Smeriglio    Local    January 15, 2015

ADEC advises business to comply with air quality regs

Sometime on the morning of Jan. 6, Storm Chasers Marine Services Inc. of Lowell Point ignited a fire to dispose of wooden debris. The resulting plume of smoke, variously described as black, brown,...

 
 Local    January 15, 2015

Runnin' in the Rain

A local runner gets mightly wet on his run earlier this week, yet most are glad it's not icy or slushy down here at sea level. Conditions promise to be much better for those who keep up their...

 
 Local    January 8, 2015

SHS basketball season begins

Seward Seahawk basketball teams played Cordova on Friday in early season games. The Wolverines came out on top in the four boys games and the girls split wins with the Cordova team. Next up is Kenai...

 
 Local    January 8, 2015

Seward youth nominated to military academy

Sen. Mark Begich’s Office Nicholas Zwiefel was nominated the Military Academy at West Point last month by Sen. Mark Begich. Zwiefel was one of 44 nominees chosen by Begich. “It’s always a great pleasure and very rewarding to see the...

 
 Local    January 8, 2015

Assisted living home rises from ashes

If you were living in Seward in March 2007, you may remember the devastating fire that consumed the SeaView Community Services assisted living home on the small rise above the Seward lagoon. Remarkably, not a single person was injured as staff...

 
 Local    January 8, 2015

Unknowns honored with wreath

In the name of Seward Senior Center wreath was placed at the Tomb of the Unknown at Arlington Cemetery in Washington D.C. on Nov. 24....

 
 Local    January 8, 2015

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 By Carol Griswold    Local    December 25, 2014

Christmas Bird Count is Saturday

Fill your feeders with black oil sunflower seeds, and hang up the suet! It’s time to get ready for the annual Seward Christmas Bird Count. All across the country, citizen scientists will help to gather important information about bird populations,...

 
 Local    December 18, 2014

Holiday Break, see you in the new year

Happy Holidays We hope you have a joyous holiday season and take the time to reflect upon all the good things in your life. We encourage you to share your blessings with those around you, and to...

 
 Local    December 18, 2014

Seward City Calendar - Dec. 18, 2014

THE DECEMBER 22, 2014 SEWARD CITY COUNCIL MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED SEWARD PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION NOTICE OF VACANCY The City Council is seeking applications from the citizens of Seward interested in serving on the Planning and Zoning...

 
 By Sue McClure    Local    December 18, 2014

Flood mitigation on East Peninsula is top priority

Our only meeting this month on Dec. 9 was very brief, as we had no ordinances up for public hearing, and all resolutions and ordinances for introduction were on the consent agenda. The new KPB School...

 
 By Annette Shacklett    Local    December 11, 2014

Down, but not out

M/V Spirit of Adventure sits upended at the end of the dock where the big boats live. Sometime during the night Friday, the Major Marine tour boat took on water and the stern sank to the bottom of...

 
 By Annette Shacklett    Local    December 11, 2014

Vision of coordinated transportation coming together

A huge step in coordinating public transportation in Seward happened last week when the representative of the Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) met with the Seward Coordinated Transportation Committee (CTC) to put the vision toge...

 
 By Annette Shacklett    Local    December 11, 2014

SeaView enhances quality of life for many

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 Local    December 11, 2014

The Giving Season: Wish List

Following are organizations that accept contributions of money, volunteer time and/or other resources. Contact the LOG at editor@TheSewardPhoenixLOG.com or 224-4888 to add an organization to this list. Angel Tree - Help the Seward Fire Department...

 
 Local    December 11, 2014

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 By Annette Shacklett    Local    December 4, 2014

Local wares featured at holiday fair

It’s already that time – holiday shopping in Seward. One of the big shopping events is the Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at the ARRC Cruise Ship Terminal from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Entry for shoppers is free. The...

 
 By Annette Shacklett    Local    December 4, 2014

Giving that lasts forever

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