Announcements

Kenai Fjords National Park Earns Pinnacle Award

Kenai Fjords National Park Earns Pinnacle Award

Kenai Fjords National Park recently earned a coveted Pinnacle Award for the 2014-2015 school year from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) for their newly established distance learning program. CILC is recognized nationally and internationally as the leader in content aggregation, consulting, and support services that assist organizations with the utilization of videoconferencing and other collaborative technologies. The […]

August 24, 2015 ·

President Obama Scheduled to Visit Seward

SEWARD, Alaska – According to an article published this morning from Alaska Dispatch News, President Barack Obama will be visiting Seward, Alaska Tuesday September 1st.  He is scheduled to arrive in Alaska on August 31. For more information, see this article at adn.com: http://www.adn.com/article/20150824/white-house-obamas-alaska-visit-will-include-seward-dillingham-and-kotzebue

August 24, 2015 ·

Join RBHS to celebrate Founder’s Day on August 28

FOUNDER’S DAY EVENTS AGENDA Music, refreshments and lots of prizes await those who come by the library/museum on Friday, August 28 to help Resurrection Bay Historical Society celebrate the 112th anniversary of Seward’s Founding. Also featured will be recognition of Seward retailer Urbach’s and the Alaska Railroad. Both are 100 years old this year. The celebration begins at 1:00 p.m. […]

August 24, 2015 ·
Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League letter of appreciation

Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League letter of appreciation

Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League Season came to a close Wednesday (August 12th) on a beautiful sunny day. Hopefully everybody had a blast! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everybody who made the season a success. Thanks to Stylin’ Stitches for providing over 110 beautiful soccer jerseys and socks and giving the Kids a reason to get outside […]

August 22, 2015 ·
SPRD Bulletin August 21

SPRD Bulletin August 21

SPRD Bulletin…   Adult Competitive Volleyball League Season begins Sep 16th – Dec 9th playing every Wednesday at the High School. Sign up your team today for some friendly competition. Call Robert Perea at 224-4054 or email rperea@cityofseward.net. Adult Basketball League First game tip-off: Tue, Oct 6 and Sports & Rec gym games every Tues and Thurs night Oct 6 […]

August 22, 2015 ·

Lost Lake Run 2015 Results

Lost Lake Run 2015 Race Results: https://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-16136

August 22, 2015 ·
Seward Paddling Association POT LUCK on 8/29/15- Everyone Welcome!!

Seward Paddling Association POT LUCK on 8/29/15- Everyone Welcome!!

We invite everyone to attend the fall pot luck for the Seward Paddling Association next Saturday, August 29!!  Let’s celebrate what an incredible summer this has been. WHEN : Saturday, August 29 at 7:00 pm. WHERE : The Waterfront Pavilion, downtown BRING : Bring some food and BYOB.  If you’d like to bring food to grill out, we’ll be sure […]

August 21, 2015 ·
Seward Highway MP 17-22.5 Rehabilitation – Next Project Phase Begins

Seward Highway MP 17-22.5 Rehabilitation – Next Project Phase Begins

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. Project Update: Federal Funds Secured What’s Next DOT&PF has secured FHWA funding that will allow us to move ahead with the […]

August 21, 2015 ·

Lost Lake Run – Final Race Day Information

The Lost Lake Run is now less than a week away. In prior email updates we have provided information on Parking, Busing to the Starting Line, Running vs. Walking, and Trail Safety. If you have not had a chance to review this information, the links to these updates can be found on the Lost Lake Run facebook page (link below). […]

August 20, 2015 ·
Community Open House with Bill and Donna Walker August 21

Community Open House with Bill and Donna Walker August 21

August 19, 2015 ·
Balto Film Fest returns Labor Day weekend.

Balto Film Fest returns Labor Day weekend.

The Friends of Jesse Lee Home are proud to announce the schedule for this year’s Balto Film Fest.  Filmmakers from around the state will descend on Seward Labor Day weekend to participate in this work force development exercise – and Seward benefits from the exposure.  Local residents are encouraged to play along – whether it be attending any of the […]

August 19, 2015 ·
AGC of Alaska Construction Appreciation Mixer

AGC of Alaska Construction Appreciation Mixer

Quick Info: Thursday, August 20th 4-6 PM American Legion Post 5 Join the Associated General Contractors of Alaska this Thursday to enjoy light appetizers, refreshing beverages, and to connect with local contractors. Along with the snacks and company we’ll be presenting ‘Appy Hour,’ where members give demonstrations of the latest and greatest in construction-related phone and tablet apps. We welcome […]

August 18, 2015 ·
Dinner & Auction on Fox Island this Saturday, August 22

Dinner & Auction on Fox Island this Saturday, August 22

Tickets are still available! Call 907-224-3445 to get yours today. Auction items include: fishing trips, passes on the Alaska Railroad, jewelry, artwork, quilts, lodging gift cards, restaurant gift cards, and MORE! All proceeds benefit training for local firefighters and EMTs. 

August 18, 2015 ·

SBCFSA Work Session August 24

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session at 6:00 pm, Monday, August 24, 2015.  The topic is Hazard Mitigation Plan Annual Review.  The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  Please note, in September, the board will hold one combined work session/ regular meeting […]

August 18, 2015 ·

Want to know what is happening at Seward Middle School?

Check out our school blog for up to date information about school: http://sewardmiddleschool.blogs.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/wpmu/

August 17, 2015 ·

High School Pool Schedule Fall 2015

Seward HS Pool Schedule Aug 17 – Dec 18  2015 Closed Sept 5- 7, Nov 26 – 29 Open Swim M, W, F                           6: 30 – 7:50 pm Sun                                   4:00 – 5:20 Lap Swim M, W, F                             6:30 – 8:00 am                                            5:00 – 6:30 pm T & Th                              11:00 – 12:30 Sun                                     5:30 – 7:00 pm Parent & Tot Swim […]

August 17, 2015 ·
Seward Silver Salmon Derby – Final Results

Seward Silver Salmon Derby – Final Results

Submitted by the Seward Chamber of Commerce: 2015 SEWARD SALMON DERBY LEADER BOARD REPORT

August 16, 2015 ·

Calling for Artists in the 2015 Harvest Art Exhibit

The Peninsula Art Guild is CALLING FOR ARTISTS to donate up to two of their own original artworks for the Sept. 26, 2015 HARVEST ART EXHIBIT AND AUCTION for the benefit of the Kenai Fine Arts Center. Eastern Kenai Peninsula artists are encouraged to participate! Artists are asked to bring their donations to the Kenai Fine Arts Center, 816 Cook Ave., […]

August 14, 2015 ·

Tickets available for the annual Blues Train September 19-20

Press Release – Tickets available now for musical round trip from Anchorage to Seward, Sept. 19-20  ANCHORAGE, ALASKA –Saturday, Sept. 19, the Alaska Railroad Blues Train will depart from the Historic Anchorage Depot and make its way south along beautiful Turnagain Arm before chugging through the Chugach National Forest to the shores of Resurrection Bay in Seward. Live music from […]

August 14, 2015 ·
Book Signing with historian Doug Capra August 14

Book Signing with historian Doug Capra August 14

Book Signing with historian Doug Capra Seward Community Library & Museum Friday, August 14 1-3PM Seward historian & author, Doug Capra, will be signing his book “The Saces Between: Stories from the Kenai Mountains to the Kenai Fjords” at the Seward Museum. The book is a colorful collection of articles and stories about the people and pioneers that helped to […]

August 13, 2015 ·
60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby update August 12

60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby update August 12

Seward Chamber of Commerce Release – WIN BIG ! 60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby Daily Update !  Seward, Alaska  August 12, 2015   The BIG FISH IS STILL OUT THERE!  TAGGED FISH TOO! LOOKING FORWARD TO A HUGE WEEKEND ON THE WATER IN SEWARD!!!    August 12, 2015 Daily Derby Standings:  LEADER BOARD TOP TEN RANKING Kelly Landry            Weight:  […]

August 13, 2015 ·
Portage Transport seeks full-time, year round driver

Portage Transport seeks full-time, year round driver

Portage Transport is seeking a full time, year around van truck driver.  A class B CDL with Haz Mat endorsement is desired, but can be earned after being hired.  We are looking for a detail orientated person who can deal with customers under stressful situations.  Must know Anchorage and it surrounding areas, be able to drive in all weather conditions […]

August 12, 2015 ·

Seward Community Foundation on track for record grant year

In 2014, the Seward Community Foundation awarded nearly $10,000 in mini-grants to 13 different non- profit organizations in Seward and Moose Pass. Because of the generous donations of many supporters we have already exceeded that amount this year. Since January 2015 over $12,000 has been awarded! In the past two months mini-grants were awarded to the following organizations: • Seward […]

August 12, 2015 ·

Art Walk in the Garden Awards

Friends of the Seward Library and the Garden Fairies wish to thank all of the community that stopped by during the Art Walk in the Garden event this last Friday! Thanks also to Nan Thompson and her sewing friends for the donations of the many ‘Fiber Art’ pieces and the individuals that gave. Over $600 was raised that will be […]

August 11, 2015 ·

Girl Scout Day Camp August 10-14th, Open to ALL Girls

GIRL SCOUT DAY CAMP in Seward this week, August 10-14th, is open for ALL girls entering Kindergarten-12th grade. You don’t have to be a Girl Scout to attend. Time: 9am-5pm Place: KM Rae Building, 3rd Avenue Please pack a lunch. Cost is $20.00 per day. Girls can attend one or all days, and sign up day of camp. Full or part scholarship […]

August 11, 2015 ·
2015 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Winner’s Update

2015 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Winner’s Update

Seward Chamber of Commerce Release – August 8, 2015 Daily Derby Standings:   First & Second Place: Mens: Tie:  Ronald Eglody  & Howard Lazar  Weight:  13.36 Third Place:  Kamron Khalili   Weight:  12.66 Womens:  Joy Berger Weight:  11.48 Youth:  Riley Johnson Weight:  12.58   First Fish Prize $100: Loretta Bixby  Weight: 3.80 Daily:  60th Heaviest:  Lucille Gunnip Weight:  8.86 Random:  Jim […]

August 10, 2015 ·