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Recent News & Information
Lots of great stuff waiting for you at the annual PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Rummage Sale! Saturday 9-2pm at the Seward High School, south entrance, 2100 Swetmann Avenue. All donations go towards the Scholarship Fund. Thanks to all the generous donors for your support!
The Alaska SeaLife Center Launches Chiswell Steller Sea Lion Fundraiser – 20 years of Steller sea lion research is in danger of ending
The Alaska SeaLife Center, a non-profit organization, needs your help! In 1998, the Center’s research staff began studying Endangered Steller sea lions in the Gulf of Alaska using a remote video camera system. The goal was to gather information without animal disturbance at the Chiswell Island breeding rookery, as well as other […]
The Institute of Marine Science is a research institution within UAF’s College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. Its Seward location has been on the downtown waterfront for nearly 50 years. But how many people really know what goes on there? That’s about to change for people who attend this month’s […]
Resurrection Lutheran Church will host an annual rummage sale on Saturday, May 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., downstairs, corner of Third and Jefferson. Donations of items to sell are currently being accepted. Call 224-2051 to arrange a time to drop off donations, or bring them to the church Friday […]
Join us this harbor opening weekend on Sunday, May 20 for a social afternoon with food and beverage. We’re eager to show you the various additions and improvements we’ve made at Orca Island Cabins. Come in your own boat or step aboard the Viewfinder (behind the Harbor 360 Hotel), leaving […]
14th Annual RESURRECTION BAY Beach &Watershed Cleanup Saturday May 19, 2018 2009 RBCA volunteer beach cleanup crew Photo courtesy of Tim Johnson Come help clean up Resurrection Bay beaches and it’s watershed! Boat transportation will be provided to outer beaches, weather permitting. For more information (including past videos), please visit […]
Dan passed away on the 5th of May at Providence Medical Center in Anchorage. For the past 10 years, Dan had struggled with many health issues, with Parkinson’s Disease being the most prominent among them. Dan was born in New York City, New York and grew up in Duluth, Minnesota. […]
Join Alaska SeaLife Center in celebrating 20 years of operation on May 20, 8 to 5 PM. Visit this link for more information: http://www.alaskasealife.org/calendar_detail/95
The Seward Community Library & Museum is pleased to announce an updated summer Movie@2 program! We will show two movies showing daily at 2pm, starting Monday, May 14th. 2 MOVIES@2! Join us for the 1964 earthquake movie, Waves Over Seward, and the Iditarod National Historic Trail: A History. Each movie […]
In honor of the Mermaid Festival, join us for a Paint Night at Resurrect Art Coffee House on Saturday, May 19, 7:30-9:30pm. The cost is $45 and includes all painting supplies. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to save your spot. Hope to see you there!
Help improve health and health services in Seward and enter to win great prizes. $500 towards your heating oil, $300 & $100 towards your Seward utility bill, $500 in cash prizes and $500 in Safeway gift cards. Fill out a survey at Safeway, Harbor Area, Bike Rodeo or the Library tomorrow Saturday […]
Public Health Nurse and Advanced Nurse Practitioner will be in Seward May 22-24. Call now to make an Appointment. 1800-770-4871 or 907-335-3400. Services Available Children * Well Child Exams for 6 Years and under * Immunizations for 18 years and under Ages 29 years and under * Immunizations (limited) * Family Planning * Well Woman Exam […]
An elegant proposal to transform Alaska’s Rail-Belt to 100% renewable energy. Article and Photos by Bjørn Olson Just after sunrise, the icy hoar frost clinging to the willow branches in the Tanana River Valley begin to shudder. At first, the wind comes in a light zephyr. Branches lazily sway; a […]
Please join us for an evening of delightful chamber music! With a wide variety of music ranging from recognizable tunes, to classic chamber sound, to epic drama-series soundtrack, we’ve got chamber music for everyone to love! Pieces by The Rolling Stones, Gabriel Fauré, Dan Forrest, Edvard Grieg and more! This […]
Seward High School Senior Heleana Backus has won the Golden Apple Award from Kenai Peninsula School District for 2017-2018 due to outstanding service on the ELA Ccurriculum Commitee. For more information, see the article posted at the KPBSD website: http://communications.blogs.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/2018/05/07/seward-student-heleana-backus-awarded-golden-apple/
Tiffany was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a military family, but spent most of her childhood in Wisconsin. Tiffany has spent the last 12 years in New Orleans, Louisiana. Both Tiffany and her husband love hiking and camping and are now excited to call Seward, Alaska home. Tiffany graduated from […]
Major Marine Tours kicks off the start of the 2018 summer season with a new addition to its fleet of vessels—the Kenai Fjords 360. The brand new, custom-built, high-speed catamaran is named for its 360-degree wraparound top deck, which provides passengers with the best wildlife and scenic viewing opportunities on […]
New report shows visitor spending supports 18,903 jobs in Alaska Release Date: April 26, 2018 Contact: Katerine Belcher, email@example.com ANCHORAGE – A new National Park Service report shows that 2.786 million visitors to national parks in Alaska spent nearly $1.3 billion in the state in 2017. That spending resulted in […]