Announcements

Have a blast with JABALI while supporting the Arts in Seward Schools

Have a blast with JABALI while supporting the Arts in Seward Schools

Click HERE to purchase your tickets! Don’t miss this awesome show!   Your ticket purchase combined with sales from the PTSA Wreath Fundraiser  will provide school performances for Seward’s youth on Monday, February 2nd! Presale price $15.00 at jabali.eventbrite.com $20.00 at the door, if not sold out! Reserve your spot now! BUY NOW  If you would rather not buy your tickets online, contact Amy at 491-1448. […]

January 14, 2015 ·
Polar Bear Jump Auction Events

Polar Bear Jump Auction Events

January 14, 2015 ·
Wells Fargo names Chris Shockley Kenai Peninsula district manager

Wells Fargo names Chris Shockley Kenai Peninsula district manager

Wells Fargo Press Release – [SOLDOTNA, Jan. 13, 2015] – Wells Fargo has promoted Chris Shockley to Kenai Peninsula district manager, responsible for oversight of Wells Fargo’s retail banking stores in Homer, Kenai, Seward and Soldotna. Shockley has been helping Wells Fargo customers succeed financially in Alaska and Arizona for seven years. Most recently, he served as Homer store manager. […]

January 14, 2015 ·

Public Meeting About Public Land in Moose Pass

Thursday, January 15, 2015 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Moose Pass Community Hall The Kenai Peninsula Borough, (KPB) Land Management Division invites the public, KPB Advisory Planning Commissioners, Planning Commissioners, Assembly members, and State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Municipal Entitlement staff to an open house public forum on January 15, 2015 in Moose Pass, AK. The purpose of this […]

January 13, 2015 ·
Small Business Management Class Starting in February!

Small Business Management Class Starting in February!

Objective planning is the key to successful small business management; whether you are ready to launch a new start-up, purchase an existing business or increase profitability in an existing enterprise.  This 12-week course will cover a wide range of topics for those considering making the leap into managing their own small business.  Instructor, Tom Tougas, will teach this series of classes and […]

January 13, 2015 ·

Seward Highway closed at Mile 108

From the Alaska State Troopers – Following an accident that overturned a tractor trailer containing salvaged items at Milepost 108 of the Seward Highway, both northbound and southbound lanes of highway traffic are blocked. Only one driver was involved and no injuries are reported. Check for updates with Alaska 511 at http://511.alaska.gov/alaska511/mappingcomponent/index

January 12, 2015 ·
AMSEA Marine Safety Instructor Training at AVTEC April 14-19

AMSEA Marine Safety Instructor Training at AVTEC April 14-19

January 12, 2015 ·
Seward Highway Milepost 17-22.5 Design Update and Outreach Recap

Seward Highway Milepost 17-22.5 Design Update and Outreach Recap

Alaska Department of Transportation Press Release – 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.   Public Involvement Recap This year, the DOT&PF project team has participated in several […]

January 11, 2015 ·
Youth Basketball League Ref Clinic January 15

Youth Basketball League Ref Clinic January 15

SPRD is looking for volunteers who would like to referee youth basketball games. Games will be held on Saturdays during Urbach’s Youth Basketball League, Jan 24 to March 21.   If you are interested,  please join Official Bob Lechner as he leads a Referee Clinic on Thursday Jan 15, at the Avtec gym at 6 pm. Wear court shoes and […]

January 10, 2015 ·

Seward’s 2015 Mount Marathon Race® Now Accepting Applications

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release – Seward, Alaska January 2, 2015— The Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau announces that applications for the 88th Annual Mount Marathon Race® are currently being accepted. Runners hoping to race in 2015 must submit their completed application by Midnight on March 31, 2015. Applications can be completed online at mmr.seward.com. Application […]

January 9, 2015 ·

Alaska State Parks Seward Citizens Advisory Board meeting January 13

The Alaska State Parks Seward Citizens Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday January 13th at the AVTEC Culinary ARTS building in the Banquette room.  Members of the community are always encouraged to attend.

January 9, 2015 ·

Governor’s Ball – Kenai January 30

Governor Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott Inauguration Ball tickets are now on sale! Date: January 30th Where: Old Kenai Carrs Mall Time: Doors open at 5:30pm Open Bar – 6pm Program starts promptly at 6:30pm Dress: Semi-Formal/Formal “Celebration Attire!” Individual tickets – $50 per person Table sponsor – $1000 (8 per table) For Tickets call 907-252-9266

January 9, 2015 ·
Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support February 14 and 15 -One week left to register

Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support February 14 and 15 -One week left to register

  Attention all EMS providers.  Providence Seward Medical Center Trauma Program in conjunction with the State Trauma Program is offering a two day Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Class Saturday and Sunday February 14 and 15 from 8-5 both days.    This class is the gold standard in trauma education for EMS and is geared toward Emergency Medical Responders and all levels of […]

January 8, 2015 ·

Book artist, print-maker and cartoonist Jimmy Riordan will present at the Rez Art January 8

Book artist, print-maker and cartoonist Jimmy Riordan will be at Resurrect Art Thursday January 8th @ 6:00pm(2 hours in the eve). He will read from his recent translation of the turn of the century French fable “Le Roman du Lievre”, present the antique letterpress printing equipment used to make the book and talk about translation, the printing process and how his relationship with […]

January 8, 2015 ·

Western Kenai Peninsula Freezing Rain Advisory

…FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON AKST THURSDAY ALONG THE INLET… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON AKST THURSDAY. * LOCATION…ALONG THE INLET. * ICE ACCUMULATION…BETWEEN ONE TENTH TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH…GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS NORTH OF CLAM GULCH. * TIMING…LIGHT FREEZING […]

January 8, 2015 ·

Winter January-May Pool Schedule

SEWARD HS POOL SCHEDULE Jan 4 – May 22   2015 Lap Swim          M, W, F   6:30 – 8:00am,  5:00 – 6:30pm                  T & Th   11:00 – 12:30pm                  Sun      5:30 – 7:00 pm                Open Swim         M, W, F   6:30 – 7:50pm                  Sun      4:00 – 5:20pm Parent & Tot Swim    T & Th  11:00 – 12:30 pm T & Th nights: […]

January 6, 2015 ·

Bluegrass Open Mic for Kids Today

Sunday January 4th 12:00-2:00 (TODAY!) Resurrect Art Coffee House Hosted by Amanday Kerr, Anna Lynch & Danny Booth Stop by and enjoy the music.

January 4, 2015 ·
Call for Art, Art with a Heart for Animals

Call for Art, Art with a Heart for Animals

Chugach Arts Council invites artists and writers to submit work to be included in events and projects to benefit animal welfare groups.  See our website for submission form and details. http://chugachartscouncil.org/Art-with-a-Heart-for-Animals.html A beautiful book of art and writing relating to animals will be published and available in February. Animal welfare groups, businesses and organizations are invited to join forces by […]

January 3, 2015 ·

5-5-5 Ski Race Cancelled

Hello all, The Seward Nordic Ski Club is regretfully cancelling the  the 5-5-5 Ski Race scheduled for this Sunday at Trail River Campground. We will send out notification for a reschedule of our Luminary Ski in February, normally held on New Year’s Eve, if we get the magical combination of cold AND snow (is that too much to ask??) Think SNOW! Seward Nordic […]

January 1, 2015 ·
Thank You & Happy 2015 from Seward City News!

Thank You & Happy 2015 from Seward City News!

Welcome to 2015! 2014 was our first full calendar year of ownership of Seward City News.  April 17 will mark our two year anniversary, and what an adventure it has been. We have enjoyed providing this service to Seward. Delivering the most relevant news and information about our town to our readers is something we continuously think about. It is amazing […]

January 1, 2015 ·
New hours at Seward CHC starting January 12

New hours at Seward CHC starting January 12

December 31, 2014 ·
See Lulu Small this weekend in Seward…before her big audition!

See Lulu Small this weekend in Seward…before her big audition!

  Lulu Small will be performing at the Yukon Bar this weekend, January 2 & 3 beginning at 9PM. Come join the show to encourage and cheer her on before she auditions for America’s Got Talent in Anchorage in January! States Lulu, “I might just get that big prize….one I have been wanting and working my ever-lovin’ old butt off […]

December 31, 2014 ·