Alaska

AVTEC Maritime Featured on KTVA

AVTEC Maritime Featured on KTVA

AVTEC Maritime Department Head and local boat captain Terry Federer appeared on KTVA’s Workforce Wednesday segment this week. He was invited to discuss career opportunities in the Maritime industry and how to get started on a Maritime career. The segment can be watched at this link: http://www.ktva.com/daybreak/workforce-wednesday/

Education Scholarships Available-Deadline May 1, 2017

Education Scholarships Available-Deadline May 1, 2017

The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]

Alaska Railroad Corporation 2016 Annual Report

Alaska Railroad Corporation 2016 Annual Report

Alaska Railroad Corporation, Anchorage-  The Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) released its 2016 annual report today. Audited financial statements show that during 2016, ARRC generated a net loss of $4.4 million due to continued declines in historic freight lines and an impasse on the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) split letter relating […]

Seward Music & Arts Festival has a New Website!

Seward Music & Arts Festival has a New Website!

The Seward Music & Arts Festival has launched a new website at www.sewardfestival.com!  All vendor, music and volunteer applications are now available and updates to the schedule will be coming soon. Also, Seward Music & Arts Festival is still seeking submissions for the 2017 Logo! The theme is Fish Tank! We are looking for clear line drawings […]

Tsunami Warning System Test on March 29

Tsunami Warning System Test on March 29

The State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in cooperation with NOAA’s National Weather Service and the Alaska Broadcasters Association, will conduct a test of the Tsunami Warning System on March 29, 2017.  This test commemorates the anniversary of The 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami. Alaska […]

Celebrate Seward’s Day Thursday, March 30

Celebrate Seward’s Day Thursday, March 30

The Resurrection Bay Historical Society is hosting a 1-hour slideshow by Author Michael Dunham followed by light refreshments. The lecture will cover William H Seward, Tzar Alexander II, General Jefferson Davis and Tlingit leader Koh’klux, and their roles in the US acquisition of Russian America. The event will take place in […]