Author: Sarah Fink

Holland America Line is now accepting grant applications

Holland America Line is now accepting grant applications

Applications are now being accepted by the Holland America Line and Princess Cruises Community Advisory Boards (CABs) for grants to local service and non-profit groups in six communities within Alaska and Canada: Fairbanks, Juneau, Ketchikan, Seward, Sitka, and the Yukon. The CABs consists of local civic and business leaders who advise […]

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Mount Marathon Race: A Challenge for All Ages

By Millie Spezialy – The Mount Marathon Race is unique in many ways, one being that it welcomes all ages, from 7 year olds to 80 plus seniors. In 2015, two Alaskan women, Allie Ostrander, 19, and Ellyn Brown, 63, separated in age by over forty years, set Mount Marathon records. Ostrander, 19, broke […]

Seward to host plein air painters June 11 & 12

Seward to host plein air painters June 11 & 12

Submitted by Dot Bardarson – This coming weekend Seward will host plein air painters from Anchorage, Palmer and Homer. Local painters were welcome to join the group, which will meet at the Seward Hotel at 9am Saturday morning (June 11). The painters will discuss options and then fan out in […]

Meet Tim Cronin: Seward Elementary Staff Member

Meet Tim Cronin: Seward Elementary Staff Member

Get to know your Seward schools! For the next few weeks we will be featuring staff members and teachers from all three Seward public schools. Today’s feature: Tim Cronin   1. Tell us about your academic or work background:  I attended Central Michigan University and studied Sports Medicine and Psychology. […]

City of Seward Burn Permit Requirements

City of Seward Burn Permit Requirements

City of Seward Release –  Burn Permit Requirements Now that spring has arrived, the men and women of the Seward Fire Department would like to remind everyone that a burn permit is required year round within the City of Seward City limits for all open burning with the exception of […]

Seward Windsong Lodge announces promotions

Seward Windsong Lodge announces promotions

CIRI Alaska Tourism Press Release – Seward, AK: Seward Windsong Lodge is a 180 room full service lodge with an onsite three meal a day restaurant and banquet facilities that can accommodate 200 guests. It is located a short five minute drive north of downtown Seward. Restaurants on site include The Resurrection Roadhouse and Goliath Bar […]

Kayak found

A kayak was discovered in the bushes along Resurrection River, and it appears it may have been there for over a year. If you are missing a kayak, please contact  gpeck@arctic.net.

SBCFSA regular meeting December 7

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting Monday, December 7th at 6:00 pm at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed. For more information contact the SBCFSA Office at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 123, […]

High Wind Warning Today for Turnagain Arm

From the City Clerk and National Weather Service: HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM AKST THIS EVENING FOR TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS, THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND WARNING,WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM AKST […]

Join Bear Creek Fire Department!

Join Bear Creek Fire Department!

Bear Creek Volunteer Fire/EMS includes firefighting but more than that.. we do search & rescue and respond to medical emergencies too which includes cool toys! Bear Creek has a Snowmachine search & rescue team  has toys which include an Polaris 800 RMK, Polaris 700 RMK, Arctic Cat 570 Bearcat & […]