Icicle Seafoods to be sold to large salmon farming company

Icicle Seafoods is to be sold to Cooke Aquaculture, one of the largest farmed salmon companies in Canada.

See this article at Alaska Dispatch News for more information: http://www.adn.com/business/article/big-player-fa…

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Seward Community Library Gears Up For Summer Reading Programs

By Spencer Burgin for SCN –

“Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.” – Maya Angelou.

Seward Community Librarians, Valarie Kings…

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Featured Local: Jim Craig

By Mike Bissonette for SCN –

Seward has been described as the best kept secret in Alaska.  With the mountains, glaciers, Resurrection Bay, and the rush of the travel season, it is easy to gloss over the depth of incred…

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Child Care Program Office - Follow Up Letter to the Community

Dear Seward Community Member,

The Child Care Program Office would like to take this opportunity to follow-up with the community of Seward after the community meeting that was held on April 19, 2016.  During that meetin…

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New bronze statue for Seward

Check out the beautiful new bronze statue of renowned pioneer dog musher Jujiro Wada by Fifth and Railway Avenue near the Alaska Sealife Center. The detailed sculpture was commissioned by the Seward Iditarod Trail Blazers. It…

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Recent News & Information

Young Life Car Wash

Young Life Car Wash

Young Life will be hosting a free car wash this Saturday, May 28th, from 11-3 at the back of the NAPA Auto Parts parking lot.  Donations are gladly accepted. The money raised will be used to help send 7 high school students to Camp in Oregon June 10-18.

State is asking for Community Input on ESSA

The implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is in full swing. The state is asking for stakeholder input on how ESSA will be implemented in Alaska. The state will be holding a series of webinars to acquire this input. The press release and information on how to attend […]

Featured Local: Jim Craig

Featured Local: Jim Craig

By Mike Bissonette for SCN – Seward has been described as the best kept secret in Alaska.  With the mountains, glaciers, Resurrection Bay, and the rush of the travel season, it is easy to gloss over the depth of incredible stories all around town.  The Small Office of AA Seward Air […]

SBCFSA Regular Meeting 6/6/16

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting Monday, June 6th at 6:00 pm, at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The agenda includes Presentation by UAF Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, Correspondence from FEMA Regarding KPB […]

Alaska Purchase Centennial Year Sitka Spruce

Alaska Purchase Centennial Year Sitka Spruce

On May 21, exactly forty-nine years ago to the day, seven Boy Scouts from Seward Troop 327 planted a skinny, 4′ tall Sitka Spruce sapling by City Hall to commemorate the 1867 Alaska Purchase Centennial Year. As the 150th anniversary of the purchase of Alaska from Russia approaches, local historian Lee […]

SPRD Press Release May 21

SPRD Press Release May 21

SPRD Bulletin…   Bike Rodeo Thanks! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo Sat, May 7th. With the help of volunteers and contributors the Rodeo was another fun community event. Thank you to our title sponsor Terry’s Tires and to […]

Kids Fishing Day

Kids Fishing Day will be held Saturday, May 21 from 8am-Noon at First Lake Park, behind AVTEC building on 2nd Avenue. Children ages 4-6 years old in one group and children 6 and over in another group. Kids fishing and then hot dog roast begins at 10 a.m. Drawings for […]

New bronze statue for Seward

New bronze statue for Seward

Check out the beautiful new bronze statue of renowned pioneer dog musher Jujiro Wada by Fifth and Railway Avenue near the Alaska Sealife Center. The detailed sculpture was commissioned by the Seward Iditarod Trail Blazers. It was created by Pat Garley, assisted by Colleen Wake, of Arctic Fires Bronze Sculptureworks of Palmer, Alaska. […]

Seward High Graduates Thankful for Community Support

  On May 16th Seward High School celebrated the graduation of its 2016 class.  Forty four students received their diplomas.  The evening before, during the awards ceremony, the graduates were awarded local scholarships worth more than $55,000.  The community support given for the graduating seniors is tremendous.  With the cost […]

Summer Swim Lessons 2016

Seward High School Pool Summer Swim Lessons 2016 June 14 – 30      T & Th evenings Preschool ( 3 – 5 yrs old) 5:15 – 6:00 pm Levels 1/11 6:00 – 6:45 July 5 – 14      T & Th evenings (this is 4 lessons only) Preschool and level […]