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AVTEC Gym Open, But No Hot Water

AVTEC Gym Open, But No Hot Water

A maintenance issue has caused the loss of hot water in the Sports & Rec Gym (or the AVTEC Student Services Center.) We will open regular hours: 9:30 am to 9 pm, but there will be no hot water. We are advised cold water is available. There will be no charge for […]

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

By James Daniels – The PFD or Permanent Fund Dividend pays Alaska residents money every year from a permanent fund that distributes money from oil royalties. Three current and former politicians are suing the state in an effort to force companies to pay what they think is owed to the […]

Community Project: Schoolyard Habitat

Community Project: Schoolyard Habitat

by Jenn Haugh & Kirstie Lorelei Willean- Transformation of the Seward Elementary grounds from its original landscaping, when the school first opened in 1990, to an outdoor learning environment was completed in 2016.  Perhaps you were one of the multitudes of dedicated volunteers who shared in the community Schoolyard Habitat Project. […]

I went with the wrestling team to Barrow

A Letter of Gratitude from Nele Hohenstein

4478.04 miles air distance between my two homes. I wanted to go on exchange since I was 14 years old and it came true because of Rotary International. I lived in Seward for the last 11 months. I really enjoyed my time here. I had awesome and memorable experiences. I really want to […]

Operation Dry Water: Boat Safely This 4th

Operation Dry Water: Boat Safely This 4th

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – Today kicks off the National campaign Operation Dry Water.  Alaska Wildlife Troopers across the state are participating by making contact with boaters during heightened awareness patrols and encouraging them to make good choices while they recreate on Alaska waterways. The goal of Operation Dry Water is to reduce […]

Bear Creek Fire and EMS Open House July 15

Bear Creek Fire and EMS Open House July 15

Bear Creek Fire and EMS welcomes the public to a free open house July 15 at 4pm. The event is located at the Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department – 13105 Seward Highway (MP 5.5). There will be free food and beverages, special equipment demonstrations, and of course fire trucks!

Fun Allowed on Forest Service Lands- but Not Fireworks

Fun Allowed on Forest Service Lands- but Not Fireworks

Anchorage, AK (June 29, 2017) – As the fourth of July approaches, the Chugach National Forest becomes a popular destination for recreational activities. Forest Service officials urge residents and forest visitors to keep wildfire prevention in mind and reminds residents and visitors that at all times all types of fireworks are prohibited […]