This summer Major Marine Tours will welcome an exciting addition to their fleet: the Kenai Fjords 360, a brand-new, custom-built 98 foot high-speed catamaran. The boat’s name celebrates the 360 degree views of Kenai Fjords National Park that passengers will experience from the fully-wraparound third deck. The Kenai Fjords 360 […]
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The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, May 1st. The meeting agenda can be viewed on the website at www.kpb.us/service-areas/sbcfsa/sbcfsa-meetings. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed.
Here is your Cookery Hot Lunch Menu for April 25-28. Enjoy!
Fish Factor by Laine Welch: New Commercial Fishing Opportunities, Fishermen Talk Climate Change, and Herring Update
New Opportunities Proposed for New Fishermen to Buy Permits Numerous studies over the past decade have highlighted Alaska’s “graying of the fleet” (the average age of permit holders is 50), and the lack of opportunities for younger people to launch a career in commercial fishing. State data show that between […]
Maritime industry apprenticeships were featured on KTVAs workforce Wednesday segment on April 19. The full segment can be viewed at: http://www.ktva.com/workforce-wednesday-maritime-industry-apprenticeships-728/
This is the last week for The Cookery Hot Lunch Program for the 2016-17 Winter Season. Get down there this week before the summer menu and schedule goes into gear to take advantage of this great deal for great food. Note that The Cookery will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, […]
In November 2016 Seward Wellness For All hosted Seward’s 1st Annual Seward Strong Planning Day. The objective of the planning day was to identify two wellness initiatives for our community to focus on in the coming year. Over 30 community members from diverse backgrounds attended the event, together brainstorming dozens […]
Resurrection Bay Historical Society’s “Fourth Thursdays: Our History” program this month features a presentation by Seward historian and author Doug Capra starting at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27 in the Library Museum’s Community Room. The event is free and open to the public. Capra is under contract to publish a […]
Seward High Volleyball Car Wash – The Seward Volleyball team is fundraising a car wash to buy training equipment for the team. Please come get your dirty car washed and make a donation to the team, and no appointment needed. If you would like your inside of your car detailed […]
The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]
Spice up your dance steps! Join Cascada de Flores to learn a bit of traditional Latin American folk songs and Mexican traditional music and dance!Families welcome. Bring your instruments! When: Monday, April 24 Where: Seward Community Library Time: 5 pm to 6 pm Cascada de Flores is firmly committed to […]
Seward Community Parking Management would like to advise other City of Seward departments, Seward Boat Harbor businesses and visitors, in addition to the general public that on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 11p.m. until Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at approximately 11a.m., the Center Lot and Permit Lot parking areas will […]
Click HERE to access the April 24, 2017 City Council Meeting Agenda Packet, or visit the City of Seward website.
Due to recent warm temperatures and snowmelt, Kenai Fjords National Park has closed the Exit Glacier area to snowmachine use. This closure includes the road to Exit Glacier within the park boundary, parking areas, the designated route through the campground to Exit Creek, and within Exit Creek. When snow depth, […]
Volunteers needed for Pink Cheeks Triathlon. Registration, Traffic Control, Lap Timers, Finish line and more. Please sign up at Runsignup.com and search Pink Cheeks. Click on volunteer and pick a spot. We welcome responsible volunteers 12 and over. Call Josie at 224-5472 for more information. The 31st annual Diaper Derby […]
From a new steel beam bridge across California Creek in Girdwood to a storytelling project between elders and youth in Seward, Kenai Mountains Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area awarded grants to connect people to places and their stories at the April 12 KMTA Board meeting. National Heritage Area grants are […]
After two days of classroom training, crews of fishing vessels of all sizes and shapes participated in the annual oil spill training this week in Resurrection Bay. For more information, visit the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council website at <http://www.pwsrcac.org/programs/oil-spill-response/fishing-vessel-training/> Carol Griswold
Join us tomorrow, Sunday, April 23 for live music at Resurrect Art. The music will start at 6:30pm with the Middle School ensemble (band name “Negative X”) starting things off – if you haven’t heard these students yet, it’s a real treat to enjoy their talent and enthusiasm. Then, CJ […]
By Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News – The Port City Players devoted numerous hours rehearsing for their current production of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Tryouts took place in mid January and rehearsals began in February 3-4 nights per week. Director Linnea Hollingsworth stated rehearsals went well, she […]
Help bring fantastic theater arts experiences to local area children by purchasing a ticket to Cascada de Flores! It’s sure to be a great night of good food, friends, and Latin American inspired music! All profits bring free world-class shows to Seward and Moose Pass kids! Cascade de Flores […]