The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Kenai on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The workshop will be conducted at Challenger Learning Center of Alaska, 9711 Kenai Spur Highway. AMSEA Drill Conductor workshops meet the training […]
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Let’s show our teachers and school staff how very much we appreciate them this Friday May 5th by dropping off a dish for them to share for lunch. In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we suggest a Mexican theme. Here’s a link to a SignUp Genius for all 3 schools: […]
The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a neighborhood work session for the Salmon Creek 205 Revetment project Monday, May 15th at 6:00 pm at the Seward Community Library Museum downstairs community room. Residents of the Bear Lake area are encouraged to attend. The Salmon Creek Revetment is an armored […]
Please be advised that TelAlaska construction crews, as well as crews from our contracted companies, will continue to be active in the Seward area during the 2017 summer construction season. We are in the process of completing a nearly $1 million project to run fiber optic cable from Seward to Moose Pass. […]
The Anchorage Bowl Chamber Orchestra will be performing a concert of short chamber works by classical/romantic composers such as Roussel, Nielson, and Schubert, on May 11th at 7:30. This free, open to the public concert will be held at the Seward Marine Center K.M. Rae Education Building. Donations welcome at […]
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a work session on the following item of business: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION Monday, May 22, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. City Council Chambers TOPIC: Discuss Housing With The Chamber Of Commerce, Local Realtors, Local Contractors, And The Public The […]
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/
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 […]
The Dunk Tank will be located at the Boat Harbor Mermaid and Pirate Festival, May 20th from 10am to 6pm. Water is heated thanks to SVFD! ½ and 1 hr. time slots available. Call Josie at 224-5472 to sign up and get a waiver.
Thursday, April 20th Two sessions offered this year ~ either 5:30 – 6:30 or 6:30 – 7:30 What to bring: Your 5 year-old (must be 5 by September 1st to enroll in kindergarten; optional to bring him/her) Shot records Birth certificate Any questions you have. Miss Haugh and Ms. Alexis […]
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will offer a workshop on making compost May 2 in Seward. Casey Matney, an agriculture and horticulture agent based in Soldotna, will teach the class from 6 to 8 p.m. at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building at 201 Railway Ave. The […]
To: Seward/Kenai Highway Safety Stakeholders From: Diana Stone Livingston Subject: Call to Summit Meeting Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Girdwood Community Meeting Room 10 am A little over one year ago, our last Seward/Kenai Highway Safety Stakeholders met and among other matters reaffirmed our end goals for this group: No more […]
VFW State Service Officer Ryan McNeely will be in Seward At the Job Resource Center on May 22, 2017 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Ryan will be available to answer your questions about VA Entitlements and provide FREE assistance filling out the application forms for VA Entitlements. **VFW membership is not […]
April sunshine is softening snowdrifts, returning geese are cackling from Cordova to Creamer’s Field, and bears are beginning to stir in all points in between. It’s springtime in Alaska, and that means time for Alaskans to be “bear aware.” “We’ve had reports of bear sightings now in Anchorage, Eagle River, […]