The Road Out featuring J.J. Hill Live Music & Stories Resurrect Art Coffee House Friday August 22nd @ 7:00 pm $10 at the door For more information about J.J. Hill, please visit his Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/JJ-Hill-Comedy/134385306710584
Articles by: Sarah Fink
THE US FOREST SERVICE REAL PROPERTY SALE The federal government is selling two residential properties, located at 700 Fourth Avenue and 701 Fifth Avenue in Seward, AK. Each lot is approximately 0.23 acres and contains a house and garage. The properties will be sold separately through an online competitive bidding process held by GSA Auctions. Bids will be accepted […]
SEWARD HS POOL SCHEDULE AUG 19 – Dec 19 2014 Closed Sept 1 , Nov 27 – 30 Lap Swim M, W, F 6:30 – 8:00am, 5:00 – 6:30pm T & Th 11:00 – 12:30pm Starting Nov 9 Sun 5:30 – 7:00pm Open Swim M, W, F 6:30 – 7:50pm Starting Nov 9 Sun 4:00 – 5:20pm Parent & Tot […]
Trust Training Cooperative presents: Mental Health First Aid Similar to ‘First Aid’ and CPR, ‘Mental Health First Aid’ teaches you how to help those experiencing mental health problems until professional help is available. Who: All are welcome. This is a non-clinical public education training for anyone. What: Mental Health First Aid Date/Time: August 25, 2014 from 8:30am-5:00pm Location: AVTEC (Alaska’s […]
Due to wasps nests on the playground equipments, the Parks Playground on Ballaine and Adams will be closed on 8/19/14 and possibly 8/20/14.
Please be advised that the next Regular Board Meeting will be combined with a Work Session to be held on September 22, 2014 beginning at 6:00pm. The meetings will be held back to back beginning with the Work Session. Please note that this is the only scheduled meeting night in September; the normal meeting schedule of 1st and 3rd Monday meetings will resume in October. The meeting […]
Tuesday, August 19, is the Alaska State Primary Election day. Polls are open from 7AM-8PM. Voters registered for the Seward/Lowell Point precinct can cast their ballots at the K.M. Rae building at 125 3rd Avenue. Voters registered for the Bear Creek precinct can cast their ballots at the Bear Creek Fire Department at Mile 5 of the Seward Highway. For more […]
Congratulations to John E. Kennedy of New Palestine, IN, who won the 2014 Seward Silver Salmon Derby with his 17.67 salmon that he caught on the Got Fish in Cheval Narrows. A list of other winners is online on the Seward Chamber of Commerce website at http://www.seward.com/welcome-to-seward-alaska/signature-events/seward-silver-salmon-derby-august/.
Take Your Child to School Week Soldotna, August 15, 2014—Most KPBSD schools begin Tuesday, August 19, 2014, which is perfect timing to act on the proclamation by Governor Sean Parnell, making August 18 – 22, 2014, as Take Your Child to School Week in the state of Alaska. “I am pleased to learn that the Governor is proclaiming next week as Take Your Child to School […]
Alaskan Singer/Songwriter, Emma Hill, will be performing at the Rez Art this evening, August 14, at 7PM. For more information about Emma Hill, please visit: http://www.emmahillmusic.com/.
Community members are making preparations for the six-member Obihiro mural artist delegation who will be arriving in Seward this September. The City of Seward and the Seward Mural Society are working together to plan for the painting process with the visiting Japanese artists. Josh Neta, the interpreter with the Obihiro exchange students,and members of the planning committee met with him at City Hall to go […]
John Kennedy of New Palestine, IN, is the current leader in the 2014 Seward Silver Salmon Derby. His 17.67 lb silver was caught on the Got Fish at Cheval Narrows. Carl Bergstrom (17.41 lb silver) is in second place and Eric Dubey (17.00 lb silver) is in third place.
Providence HealthTalk Cancer: The year in medicine Wednesday, August 13th 6PM to 8PM Seward Community Library & Museum, Rm 205 Videoconference from the Providence Cancer Center Cancer: The year in medicine from cancer vaccines to fish oil to Vitamin D – Presenter: MARK A. MOYAD, M.D., MPH Get the latest on cancer prevention and treatment at a free presentation by […]
End of season competitive softball league tourney Seward Competitive Softball League finished last Sunday with an exciting championship game, with Tony’s Pistols winning the championship. Congratulations Tony’s Pistols. Vergeben Services came in as the runner up. Seward Insurance’s team was awarded the sportsmanship trophy. There were six teams that competed every Sunday night in June and July. Each team played a competitive […]
On Day 2 of the 2014 Silver Salmon Derby, Kenneth Lester from Ferndale, WA, took the lead with his 16.8 lb silver salmon caught on the Rainisong in Driftwood Bay. Jim Corttell from Anchorage has moved down to second place.
State of Alaska Joint Press Release – July 31, 2014 JUNEAU— The Alaska departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Health and Social Services (DHSS) have received further results from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the latest radiation testing of Alaska seafood. The results confirm information from federal, state and international agencies that seafood in Alaska waters poses […]
The public is invited to help the Coast Guard celebrate a happy birthday by opening up the Coast Guard Cutter Healy and the Coast Guard Cutter Mustang for public tours from 1pm-5pm on August 4. Please come and wish the Coast Guard a Happy Birthday!
Subway Tri-Harder-Thon Letter of Thanks! Seward Parks and Recreation hosted Seward’s 3rd Adventure Challenge Sat, July 26th. Tri-athletes from around the state paddled 5 miles on Kenai Lake, ran 6.3 miles on the Iditarod trail (Long Lake) to Meridan trailhead then hopped on their bikes and rode 18.6 miles to the finish line across the bay at Spring Creek day […]
Shawn LaRose will be performing at the Yukon Bar beginning at 9PM on August 1 & 2. Shawn is a one man band that sings and plays guitar over pre-recorded backing tracks. A favorite throughout Alaska, he’s been performing for over 20 years. Visit his website at http://www.shawnlarose.com/home.html.
All proceeds support training for firefighters and EMTs in the Seward/Moose Pass area. This event has sold out for the last three years, so don’t wait! Call 224-3445 for your tickets today!
SPRD Bulletin… TYC 15 Adventure Campers headed out to Caines Head for a campout on July 23rd. A huge thank you goes out to Miller’s Landing for sponsoring the water taxi to and from Caines Head. The kids will be hiked the Alpine and South Beach trails as well as playing flashlight tag around the bunkers among other fun […]
Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release - Some people judge the end of summer by the weather, some by events. For all you die hard Fishermen and women out there you know summer is coming to an end when the Seward Silver Salmon Derby rolls around. The last big event for the summer, so plan for it! August 9th-17th. Prizes […]