Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

PARKS (Parents Advocating Recreational Kid Stuff) would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has helped us exceed our goal to have 25% of the playground project funded! Currently a total of $50,215 has been raised towards our goal of $200,000. Thank you! This weeks sponsors include: the […]

First Annual RBCA Wine and Beer Tasting Event – FRIDAY

Alaska Grown, Close to Home Wine and Beer Tasting is the theme for the First Annual Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance Fundraiser. Featuring Bear Creek Winery from Homer, Alaskan Brewing Company, Mooses Tooth and award winning home brewers, and Ring Of Fire Meadery, Homer, accompanied by breads, appetizers and confections from […]

2007 Economic Forum Results

2007 Economic Forum Results

Economic Forum Results   Top 10 Things/Themes for Support of Business   Encourage movement between downtown and harbor Install attractive and informative signage (wood) including maps Develop walking tours with graphic images along the designated route Develop an awning policy to encourage walking and incentives to install awnings Connect the […]

Trail Update

Trail Update

Exit Glacier– Sunday Eve Nov. 18  As good it gets!  2 feet of groomed trail.   Skied out to the overlook Sunday evening—and back by moonlight.    Very well groomed to the park entrance, but very skateable to overlook.    Touring is perfect.  Bob   Trail River Campground Friday afternoon […]

Using RSS

RSS (Real Simple Syndication) Here’s a new, efficient way to receive news and announcements that readers might appreciate. This video explains how it works: 1.Sign up for a free reader from Google, Yahoo, etc. 2.Subscribe by setting up a connection between reader and websites ( a button on favorite […]

Seward PTSA Gives Huge Thanks to Safeway!

Seward PTSA (Parent Teacher Student Association which is our local PTA) thanks Safeway for their incredibly generous contribution to our local schools through their “10% Back to Schools” Program. From mid-September into October, Safeway provides the opportunity for all their customers to financially help our schools simply by dropping their […]

Exit Glacier Update

Exit Glacier Road is closed to motor vehicle traffic and is snowcovered from Box Canyon Bridge to Exit Glacier. Current snowcover at the glacier is between 12-18 inches. While the Exit Glacier road is open to snowmachines, all other areas of the park are currently closed to snowmachine use. When […]

Trail Update

Trail Update

Here are some trail reports from members.  Please remember that conditions change and these updates are informational only.  Individuals need to make decisions based on current conditions. As of Sunday 11/11 at 3pm:  Exit Glacier has great snow, good for classic and do-able for skate skiing.  There are wide snowmachine […]

Seward, Alaska, November 9, 2007— Seward ranks as one of the top 10 hottest travel destinations in the U.S. for 2008, according to a travel trends survey released by TripAdvisor®. Alaska Starts Here®, in this quaint seaside community only 2.5 road hours from Anchorage along a National Scenic Byway and […]

Library Hours of Operation Change

Starting December 1, the Seward Community Library will be open on Sundays from 1 – 6 pm.  To accommodate this scheduling, the library will slightly change its hours of operation.  The new hours will be as follows:  Monday – Thursday 10 am – 8 pm, Friday and Saturday 10 am […]

Update Snow River Glacier Dam


Thank you Seward!

Seward Community Schools would like to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals and businesses in the community for their generous donations to the Seward Archery League. Seward Plumbing & Heating, Spenard Builders Supply, Seward Campground Crews, SPRD, Matt Brewi, Tony Lemme, Wally Shumway, Bernie and Sharon Weathers, Louie Bencardino, […]

Help Support Ed Tech Funding in the Schools!

From: Ed Tech Action Network (ETAN): Action: The House of Representatives and the Senate are scheduled to take up the final version of the FY08 Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations bill, which contains $272 million for Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program the week of November 5. Please email your […]

Exit Glacier Road Update

Exit Glacier Road Update

Seward Nordic Ski Club Hope everyone enjoyed the weekend snowfall! Here’s a trail report from one of our members. Its 3:00 pm (Monday) and I just got off Exit Glacier Road. IT WAS GREAT! (You know I don’t do groomed very much so what is great for me isn’t always […]

Seward High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll

9th Grade Michaela Atherton            Mackenzie  Barnwell* John Bjorgaard            Nicholas Broughton* Andrew Buchanan            Jeannette Butts Kyler   Chase*            Jonathan Chisholm* Trever Clark            Rebekah Cole Emily Draper*            Yarrow Farris* Nathaniel Feemster            Austin Gillespie Sara Kellar            James Logan* Jared Lindquist            Ryan O’Leary Amanda Olsen    […]

Seward, Alaska, November 1, 2007— The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, announced their intention to sell the historic railcar currently located on the corner of Jefferson and 3rd Ave. The decision follows efforts to determine alternative uses in partnership with a community […]

Free Adoption Information Session – Nov 16th

November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month! Are you interested in adopting but not sure where to start? Do you have questions? Need more facts? Attend this free adoption information session! Voni Madsen, Adoption Services Coordinator with Catholic Social Services, is coming to Seward to give this information session. […]

Budget Work Session Tonight

Budget Work Session Tonight

Just a heads up – tonight’s budget work session will include All Enterprise Funds (Parking, Electric, Small Boat Harbor, SMIC, Water, and Sewer). The work session starts at 7:00 p.m. and will be televised. The public is encouraged to attend and comment!!! –Johanna Dollerhide for Jean Lewis