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Board of Fish asks Legislature to Update Salmon Protections

KODIAK, AK – The Alaska Board of Fisheries finalized a letter to the State Legislature Friday, recommending that lawmakers clarify and add to Alaska’s Fish Habitat Permitting law, Title 16. This comes after commercial, sport, subsistence and personal use fishermen joined together to highlight the need to update Alaska’s primary […]

Live Irish Music January 20th at Resurrect Art

Live Irish Music January 20th at Resurrect Art

Live Irish music by Dubliners John Walsh, Pat Broaders and Tommy Martin at Resurrect Art Coffee House on Friday, January 20th at 7:00 p.m. Together the three will blend their decades of musical knowledge, tell stories, and entertain you while listening to traditional Irish music: John Walsh on the banjo, […]

Kids’ Carnival Set for January 28th

Kids’ Carnival Set for January 28th

The Seward Teen and Youth Center is hosting a Kids Carnival on Polar Bear Jump Day. January 28th from 2-4pm at AVTEC Gym. There will be 20+ games for kids ages 1-8yrs old. Prizes for every game. A great way to spend the cold afternoon. Tickets cost .50 each and […]

New Members Needed for Japan Exchange Association

Each year since 1973 the Seward International Friendship Association (SIFA) has assisted the City of Seward to coordinate a summer exchange program for high school students with our sister city of Obihiro, Japan. Now SIFA is in need of new members and people willing to take on leadership roles in […]

French Science Fiction Story Set in Seward

French Science Fiction Story Set in Seward

What would Seward be like in a world where society has lost its grip? Stephane Desienne, a French science fiction writer, has written a new book exploring this question. Amidst the dystopia, a giant floating city appears. The mysterious metropolis anchors in the middle of Resurrection Bay. If you would […]

Baby and parents swim at the pool together two afternoons a week. Heidi Zemach photo.

Seward High School Pool Schedule

Seward High School Pool Schedule Jan 9 – May 26 2017 Closed Jan 16 and April 16, and evenings Feb 2, 3 and Mar 2.  Spring Break schedule Mar 12 – 19. When school is in session, please enter through main entrance. Schedule subject to change. Call 224-3900 for current […]

TEST of the Alaska AMBER Alert System

TEST of the Alaska AMBER Alert System

(STATEWIDE, Alaska) – A live code Emergency Alert System (EAS) test of the AMBER Alert System is scheduled for Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 10:20am until 11:20am. The test will be issued by the Alaska State Trooper Dispatch in Fairbanks. The activation is intended to test the AMBER Alert system […]

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

The Seward Nordic Ski Club is presenting a night of true life stories from local folks and you’re invited! Join us at 7 p.m. on January 19, 2017, at the Seward High School Auditorium. If you haven’t heard of this wildly popular series, Arctic Entries brings Alaskans to the stage […]

URGENT WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

URGENT WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 938 AM AKST FRI DEC 23 2016 Link here: https://inws.ncep.noaa.gov/a/a.php?i=7936556 WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD… MOOSE PASS 938 AM AKST FRI DEC 23 2016 …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY […]

Fa La La La La La Don’t Drive Impaired

Fa La La La La La Don’t Drive Impaired

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – Most everyone is in a festive mood. Even Grinches still tend to partake in the merrymaking of large gatherings. As the holiday parties get into full swing keep in mind a plan to get home safe and sound. To help remind you to not drive impaired, the […]

Seward Police Department Awards

Seward Police Department Awards

On Friday Dec 16th, the police department held our annual Christmas Party/Awards Banquet. 2016 Police Officer of the Year, for an officer who distinguished themselves by actions which represent the highest standards of the police profession – Officer Morgan Woodard 2016 Correctional Officer of the Year, for exceptional leadership skills […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 2016

Sports and Recreation at the AVTEC Gym will be closed Dec 24th – Jan 1st for Maintenance and Cleaning. Happy Holidays!   Adult Basketball League End of Season Tournament Adult Basketball League is over – Great turn-out of fans! Congratulations to Miss Melody for claiming the 1st place trophy. 2nd […]