Articles by: Sarah Fink

Matt Hopper and the Roman Candles to perform August 30

Matt Hopper and the Roman Candles to perform August 30

  Matt Hopper and the Roman Candles will be performing at the Yukon Bar on August 30 beginning at 9PM. For more information about Matt Hopper, please visit his website at http://www.matthopper.com/.  

August 26, 2015 ·

Join RBHS to celebrate Founder’s Day on August 28

FOUNDER’S DAY EVENTS AGENDA Music, refreshments and lots of prizes await those who come by the library/museum on Friday, August 28 to help Resurrection Bay Historical Society celebrate the 112th anniversary of Seward’s Founding. Also featured will be recognition of Seward retailer Urbach’s and the Alaska Railroad. Both are 100 years old this year. The celebration begins at 1:00 p.m. […]

August 24, 2015 ·
Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League letter of appreciation

Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League letter of appreciation

Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League Season came to a close Wednesday (August 12th) on a beautiful sunny day. Hopefully everybody had a blast! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everybody who made the season a success. Thanks to Stylin’ Stitches for providing over 110 beautiful soccer jerseys and socks and giving the Kids a reason to get outside […]

August 22, 2015 ·
SPRD Bulletin August 21

SPRD Bulletin August 21

SPRD Bulletin…   Adult Competitive Volleyball League Season begins Sep 16th – Dec 9th playing every Wednesday at the High School. Sign up your team today for some friendly competition. Call Robert Perea at 224-4054 or email rperea@cityofseward.net. Adult Basketball League First game tip-off: Tue, Oct 6 and Sports & Rec gym games every Tues and Thurs night Oct 6 […]

August 22, 2015 ·

Lost Lake Run 2015 Results

Lost Lake Run 2015 Race Results: https://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-16136

August 22, 2015 ·
Seward Highway MP 17-22.5 Rehabilitation – Next Project Phase Begins

Seward Highway MP 17-22.5 Rehabilitation – Next Project Phase Begins

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will rehabilitate and improve the safety of 5.5 miles of the Seward Highway between the communities of Moose Pass and Seward, Alaska. Project Update: Federal Funds Secured What’s Next DOT&PF has secured FHWA funding that will allow us to move ahead with the […]

August 21, 2015 ·
Become a Substitute Teacher

Become a Substitute Teacher

August 19, 2015 ·
Community Open House with Bill and Donna Walker August 21

Community Open House with Bill and Donna Walker August 21

August 19, 2015 ·

SBCFSA Work Session August 24

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session at 6:00 pm, Monday, August 24, 2015.  The topic is Hazard Mitigation Plan Annual Review.  The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  Please note, in September, the board will hold one combined work session/ regular meeting […]

August 18, 2015 ·

High School Pool Schedule Fall 2015

Seward HS Pool Schedule Aug 17 – Dec 18  2015 Closed Sept 5- 7, Nov 26 – 29 Open Swim M, W, F                           6: 30 – 7:50 pm Sun                                   4:00 – 5:20 Lap Swim M, W, F                             6:30 – 8:00 am                                            5:00 – 6:30 pm T & Th                              11:00 – 12:30 Sun                                     5:30 – 7:00 pm Parent & Tot Swim […]

August 17, 2015 ·
Animal Eyes to perform August 21 & 22

Animal Eyes to perform August 21 & 22

Animal Eyes is a psychedelic rock band whose members all grew up in Alaska playing music, and are now based in Portland, OR. The music of Animal Eyes is characterized by big grooves, layers of vocal melodies, and shimmering, interlocking guitar lines. They just released a new track, ‘Mushroom Hunter’, which is the first single from their upcoming album ‘Where […]

August 17, 2015 ·
Seward Silver Salmon Derby – Final Results

Seward Silver Salmon Derby – Final Results

Submitted by the Seward Chamber of Commerce: 2015 SEWARD SALMON DERBY LEADER BOARD REPORT

August 16, 2015 ·

Liam Kyle Cahill and Hannah Yoter perform live tonight beginning at 7PM

“Raw energy and passion is the fuel behind the driving sound of Liam Kyle Cahill.  There are few acoustic artists who can hold a candle to his powerful performances, contained within it whip-smart lyrics and earnest guitar chops. His musical musings are as diverse as his worldly experiences.  This young troubadour’s adventurous spirit has carried him all over the US, […]

August 16, 2015 ·

Calling for Artists in the 2015 Harvest Art Exhibit

The Peninsula Art Guild is CALLING FOR ARTISTS to donate up to two of their own original artworks for the Sept. 26, 2015 HARVEST ART EXHIBIT AND AUCTION for the benefit of the Kenai Fine Arts Center. Eastern Kenai Peninsula artists are encouraged to participate! Artists are asked to bring their donations to the Kenai Fine Arts Center, 816 Cook Ave., […]

August 14, 2015 ·

Tickets available for the annual Blues Train September 19-20

Press Release – Tickets available now for musical round trip from Anchorage to Seward, Sept. 19-20  ANCHORAGE, ALASKA –Saturday, Sept. 19, the Alaska Railroad Blues Train will depart from the Historic Anchorage Depot and make its way south along beautiful Turnagain Arm before chugging through the Chugach National Forest to the shores of Resurrection Bay in Seward. Live music from […]

August 14, 2015 ·
Book Signing with historian Doug Capra August 14

Book Signing with historian Doug Capra August 14

Book Signing with historian Doug Capra Seward Community Library & Museum Friday, August 14 1-3PM Seward historian & author, Doug Capra, will be signing his book “The Saces Between: Stories from the Kenai Mountains to the Kenai Fjords” at the Seward Museum. The book is a colorful collection of articles and stories about the people and pioneers that helped to […]

August 13, 2015 ·
60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby update August 12

60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby update August 12

Seward Chamber of Commerce Release – WIN BIG ! 60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby Daily Update !  Seward, Alaska  August 12, 2015   The BIG FISH IS STILL OUT THERE!  TAGGED FISH TOO! LOOKING FORWARD TO A HUGE WEEKEND ON THE WATER IN SEWARD!!!    August 12, 2015 Daily Derby Standings:  LEADER BOARD TOP TEN RANKING Kelly Landry            Weight:  […]

August 13, 2015 ·
Portage Transport seeks full-time, year round driver

Portage Transport seeks full-time, year round driver

Portage Transport is seeking a full time, year around van truck driver.  A class B CDL with Haz Mat endorsement is desired, but can be earned after being hired.  We are looking for a detail orientated person who can deal with customers under stressful situations.  Must know Anchorage and it surrounding areas, be able to drive in all weather conditions […]

August 12, 2015 ·
2015 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Winner’s Update

2015 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Winner’s Update

Seward Chamber of Commerce Release – August 8, 2015 Daily Derby Standings:   First & Second Place: Mens: Tie:  Ronald Eglody  & Howard Lazar  Weight:  13.36 Third Place:  Kamron Khalili   Weight:  12.66 Womens:  Joy Berger Weight:  11.48 Youth:  Riley Johnson Weight:  12.58   First Fish Prize $100: Loretta Bixby  Weight: 3.80 Daily:  60th Heaviest:  Lucille Gunnip Weight:  8.86 Random:  Jim […]

August 10, 2015 ·
Two Seward runners place second in 50-mile, 100-mile Resurrection Pass Races

Two Seward runners place second in 50-mile, 100-mile Resurrection Pass Races

Eric Johnson of Seward took second place in the Men’s 50-mile Resurrection Pass Race that took place on Saturday, August 8, with a time of 7:36:41. In the Men’s 100-mile Resurrection Pass Race, Seward runner Joe Nyholm took second place with a time of 20:31:06. For more information about this year’s Resurrection Pass Race, read the Peninsula Clarion here: http://m.peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-08-08/widman-takes-second-in-resurrection-50-miler#gsc.tab=0

August 9, 2015 ·
SPRD Bulletin August 7

SPRD Bulletin August 7

  SPRD Bulletin… Softball: The Competitive League softball season came to a close Sun, August 2nd . Seward Brewery took home the Championship trophey.  Seward Insurance too 2nd and the Hammer Heads 3rd.   The Sportsmanship Award was presented to team Exit Glacier Guides. All games that were played were very even in terms of skill and scores, kudos to all […]

August 9, 2015 ·
Lost Dog, Near Boat Launch (update)

Lost Dog, Near Boat Launch (update)

UPDATE 10:25 am, Aug. 10:  A dog similar to the one pictured was spotted near First Lake this morning. If you are in the area, be on the lookout. He’s black with tan markings. He’s a chorkie. He got lost by the boat launch. Contact sewardcitynews@gmail.com or 907-362-0009 if found.

August 9, 2015 ·

First Friday Art Walk August 7

Enjoy August’s First Friday Art Walk on Friday, August 7, from 6-8PM! Nancy Angelini Crawford Alaska SeaLife Center                        301 Railway Ave James Minden and Sara Kirby Unfaithful Lovers ~ Music Chinooks                        1404 4th Ave Suzie Towsley-Ramsey Cover to Cover                         215 4th Ave Nathaniel Feemster Eight Arms Printing Company                    426 4th Ave Jules Wolfe & William Lawrence Ranting Raven                         320 4th […]

August 6, 2015 ·
NHRA Funny Car Driver Ron Capps Meet & Greet August 11

NHRA Funny Car Driver Ron Capps Meet & Greet August 11

Please join us at this NAPA event! Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 4-6PM at the NAPA Store, 1500 3rd Avenue in Seward We’d like you to join us as we welcome National Hot Rod Association Funny Car Driver Ron Capps for a meet & greet! All Ron Capps merchandise purchased at these events will benefit local non-profit organizations.    

August 6, 2015 ·
Win BIG! Enter the 60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby !

Win BIG! Enter the 60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby !

     Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release –  Seward, Alaska  August 5, 2015  60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby Saturday, August 8-16, 2015!!!! Are you ready to reel in some BIG fish and net some BIG cash? The Seward Chamber of Commerce and City of Seward are proud to present the 60th Seward Silver Salmon Derby, August 8th through […]

August 6, 2015 ·
The Good Time Travelers perform August 9

The Good Time Travelers perform August 9

A high voice, smoky and soulful; a low voice, rich with bravado. Pete Kartsounes and Michael Kirkpatrick come together as The Good Time Travelers. United by a passion for performing, this songwriting and pickin’ duo presents original songs about ‘the journey.’ It’s a simple endeavor: a guitar, a mandolin and two microphones-traveling light, this band fills up your heart, but […]

August 5, 2015 ·