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. […]

AVTEC Academy Cafe Opens Next Week!

This is a delicious way to support AVTEC’s Culinary Art students! The Academy Cafe will be open Tuesday through Friday from Oct. 30 through Dec. 14. NOTE: Schedule will vary a little around the Thanksgiving holiday. Seating times at 6, 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m. The maximum table seating is […]

Seward Elementary School Weed Warriors

Seward Elementary School Weed Warriors

Enthusiastic Weed Warriors from the Seward Elementary School marched up to the recently planted grounds at the old middle school site south of the Seward High School on Wednesday afternoon. Their mission, to collect weeds: “Anything that is NOT grass is a weed.” The 50-some students from Mr. Barnwell’s sixth […]

Assistant Swim Coach Wanted

Assistant Swim Coach Wanted

Seward Tsunami Swim Club, STSC, is looking to hire an assistant swim coach. STSC has 30-40 swimmers, ages 6 to 18 that swim afternoons Monday through Friday. The swim season starts Nov 5 and will go to the end of April. Resumes can be sent to STSC, PO Box 2328, […]

Recruiting Students for Rotary Exchange

Seward Rotary Club is looking for students interested in spending next school year in another country.  It’s a life-changing experience and a great opportunity for the student selected.  I have attached background information and a short application form, which is due on October 13.  Students and parents also can check […]

Seward High Library Help

The Seward High School Library is looking for volunteers to help bar code student textbooks and novels sets. Any amount of time would be appreciated. Thanks, Ginger Blackmon Principal Seward High School

Fall Classe Registration

Registration for KPC’s Resurrection Bay Extension Site (RBES) Fall 2007 classes is August 21-24 10am -5pm at RBES office located in Seward High School.  You may view a schedule of classes at and click on RBES.  Please call RBES Coordinator Jackie Marshall at 224-8445 for additional information.

Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay

Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay with World Renowned Oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle To Work Alongside National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, Students, Educators Will Investigate Efforts to Restore Chesapeake Bay and other Estuaries Research To Be Followed by Students and Teachers Across the World As Part of The JASON Project’s […]

Local families needed for foreign exchange students

Highly reputed student exchange organization seeks warm & loving host families to open their hearts and homes to our wonderful foreign exchange students. These students are 15-18 yrs of age, thoroughly screened and eagerly looking forward to hear all about their American host family. They will attend your local high […]

The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, today adopted significant changes in the rules for the 2007 Seward Silver Salmon Derby®. Beginning in 2007, Derby participants will not be limited to the waters of Resurrection Bay. The Derby helps raise money for Fish […]

Waging Peace

Who’s waging peace for our children? For our children’s children? Every day the names of violence are screamed at our children …..Virginia Tech, shootings on the Anchorage Park Strip, Iraq, domestic violence, Afghanistan, child abuse, gang warfare, bullying, Columbine, Desert Storm, and on and on and on. But, who’s waging […]

Crackerjack Sportfishing of Seward recently provided the necessary expertise for locating and guiding the Alaska SeaLife Center’s success in securing king salmon. The salmon are now housed in the Alaska SeaLife Center’s new exhibit: Alaska Salmon: The Cycle of Life. Fortunately, the center was able to rely on the knowledge […]

Scholarship Thank Yous

Scholarship Thank Yous

Thank you to Seward’s local businesses and individuals contributing to the Seward High scholarship fund. Once again our community has supported out school and children to help them go become leaders of the world. Local scholarships for 2007 totaled $62,500! Seward Businesses Scholarships totaled $4800: Thank you Anderson Tug & […]

Seward High Art Teacher

Dear Seward PTSA, Our awesome art teacher Scott Jonsson has been given a pink slip.  Funding has recently been given to Seward to hire an art teacher.  I encourage everyone to let staff and board know that Scott has been a super teacher and they should try to hire him […]

Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th

In recognition of Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th , the organizers of the Alaska Dandelion Festival would like to share with you a few facts about hunger and how this amazing plant can aid in nutrition. 36 million people, in this country, or about 13%, live in hungry or […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Cop Talk Question: I just moved to Alaska. I have my driver’s license from another state, when am I required to get an Alaska Driver’s License? Answer: An Alaska Driver’s License must be obtained by the end of a 90-day period after entry into the state. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; […]