Alaska

A Sense of Place: A Seward Column

A Sense of Place: A Seward Column

In the age of speed, it is nice to pause.  To take the time to think of what we say, to immerse ourselves in how we feel, to let a moment last perhaps a little longer than it always should, or does.  The reason that we show when paused, when […]

Hunter Education Courses Offered in April

Two Classes Available: (Pre Registration is required and class space is limited) WHEN: April 3rd & 4TH. General Admission WHERE: AVTEC Industrial Power Class Room TIME: 3rd – 7  to 10 pm and 4th – 9 am to 4 pm COST: $10 (Self Study Packet) CONTACT: Trooper Cloward 224-3935 SIGN UP: At […]

Hotel Seward Welcomes Jessica Bishop to our Family

Hotel Seward Welcomes Jessica Bishop to our Family

Hotel Seward is proud to have Jessica Bishop an AVTEC Graduate and a life long Sewardite, join our Hotel Seward Family as Chef of Gene’s Place, our new Victorian Lounge and Restaurant! We are excited about her fresh new ideas and all the possibilties the future will bring. She entends […]

Forget Redoubt, Brace for the PAC Cruise

Forget Redoubt, Brace for the PAC Cruise

I have exciting news.  If you’re tired of the cold, pining for the sun, or just wishing you could get away for a while, your time has come.  Yes, Alaska is moving forward.  And South. With Governor Palin’s recent formation of a Political Action Committee, we can all look forward to […]

Thanks, Alaskans!

Thanks, Alaskans!

The Alaska SeaLife Center would like to thank Alaskans for making our 10th anniversary a great year. After ten years building a solid foundation for our science, rehabilitation, and education programs, the SeaLife Center is now poised to help the community and decision makers better understand the health of our […]

The Boys and Girls Club of Seward

I’ve resurrected an old letter I wrote last year.  I add it now because The Boys and Girls Club of Seward needs your help.  Funding has been dwindling for this organization for the last couple of years and unless the community supports the club, it will disappear.  Though my daughter […]

Election Results

Council results. Jean Bardarson270, Marianna Keil 247, Willard Dunham 198, John French 150—There are about 72 absentee ballots to count at tomorrows canvass at 1 pm. Prop 1 APOC 203 No, 151 yes Prop 2 biennial budget 180 yes, 169 no   Mayor Williams over Carey 194 over 119 and […]

As Ryan Writes: On Hunting Moose

        With such monumental change hinged in solid rock, held fast to the fading sun, this does not seem the time for idle pleasures. Snow is coming. Green life dying. All of us are facing a world somehow distant to the senses, yet clear as ancient ice when its travel […]

Dutton Joins Alaska SeaLife Center as New CEO

Dutton Joins Alaska SeaLife Center as New CEO

Seward, AK – September 15, 2008 – Dr. Ian Dutton has been appointed as the new president and CEO of the Alaska SeaLife Center. An Alaska resident, Dr. Dutton has more than 25 years experience in marine science and conservation. He joins the Center from The Nature Conservancy where he […]

A Sense of Place: A Seward Column

In a way, my first discovered love lay stretched within that moment of time I found in music.  Wound tight in tune through chances offered rhythmic and welcome.  I did not question love then, nor understand it as there was no need to.  It was merely a presence, as my […]

What can You do with One Hour?

What can You do with One Hour?

Big Brothers Big Sisters is seeking committed volunteers to become Big Brothers or Big Sisters to a “Little” in the community. We have several great kids waiting for a positive role model in their lives. All it takes is the willingness to build a friendship and the commitment of one […]

A Sense of Place: A Seward Column

It is a world within us, a world away. The wild places that haunt the tamed are closer here than many others. Enough sometimes that a walk up painted mountains east draws ties to ice unimaginable. We are connected much more than we can see. More than most will ever […]

Seward Sports

Seward Sports

“CAMP B.A.S.I.C.S.” GIRLS BASKETBALL CAMP A SLAMMIN’ SUCCESS! Ladies basketball was recently given a much needed jumpstart when T’Neisha Lil “T” Turner, from the Harlem Ambassador show last December, and colleague and friend Robin Smith brought more than just basketball skills to a group of aspiring female ball players. The […]

Legislature Passes Energy Relief Package

Sets Resource Rebate at $1200 per Eligible Resident; (Juneau) – The Alaska Legislature today passed a comprehensive energy relief package aimed at helping Alaskans across the state to cope with high energy costs. The authorization bill, SB 4002, contains a mix of programs targeted toward offsetting the costs of home […]