Congratulations to Chef Kevin Lane of Chinooks for the winning the State Fair’s Seafood Throwdown! He will be representing Alaska in the 2014 World Food Championships in Las Vegas this coming November.
This coming Saturday, August 23 is a day you won’t want to miss! For just $60 you get a cruise on Resurrection Bay, prime rib & salmon dinner, and the opportunity to bid on some great auction items. PLUS you’ll be supporting Seward and Moose Pass firefighters and EMTs. And did someone say door prizes?! Could this evening get any […]
The public is invited to celebrate an important milestone with Kenai Peninsula College, Kenai Peninsula Borough and the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. To mark fifty years of service to the Kenai Peninsula, the three key organizations are hosting a community barbecue from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 at KPC’s Kenai River Campus in Soldotna. Everyone is invited. In […]
Baneberry berries are now shiny, bright red, and very attractive. These berries are not poisonous to wildlife, but just 2 to 3 berries can kill a child. Look for the cluster of berries sticking up from a 2 to 3 foot high plant growing in shady places in the forest, meadows, and moist slopes. Rarely, the berries are white and […]
State of Alaska Joint Press Release – July 31, 2014 JUNEAU— The Alaska departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Health and Social Services (DHSS) have received further results from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the latest radiation testing of Alaska seafood. The results confirm information from federal, state and international agencies that seafood in Alaska waters poses […]
All proceeds support training for firefighters and EMTs in the Seward/Moose Pass area. This event has sold out for the last three years, so don’t wait! Call 224-3445 for your tickets today!
First Friday Art Walk Lineup for August 1 Zudy’s Cafe: Stan McNight, Jean Schwafel, & Carol Souza~Original Paintings and Pastels Also Nick Zweifel~Photography Seward Properties: Mackenzie Barnum~Photography Resurrect Art: Fiona Ritter~Black & White Portrait Photography Cover to Cover: Pinky Bleth~Jewelry & Fabulous Cupcakes Tember Eliason~Original Paintings Suzi Towsley~Photography Starbird Studio: Vladimir Zhikhartsev~Watercolors Ranting Raven: Wendy Smith-Wood~New Silk Creations Eight Arms Printing Co.: Bjorn Olson~”Corners of Alaska”~Adventure […]
The Bear Creek Volunteer & Emergency Medical Services, Inc., warmly welcomes you to join civic and community leaders, including Fire Chief Mark Beals, at the formal dedication and public grand opening of the Bear Creek Multi-use Fire Station. When: Saturday, July 19th, from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at 13105 Seward Highway, the new Bear Creek Multi-use Fire Station Following Saturday’s dedication ceremony, there […]
Independence Day Celebration Schedule of Events Thursday July 3rd 12 – 8 PM Food & Crafts booths open on Adams Street 5 – 8 PM Bib pick-up at Seward High School 7:00 PM Auction for Men’s and Women’s Race at SHS 7:45 PM Mt. Marathon Race® Safety Meeting at Seward High School Midnight Spectacular Fireworks by Lantis Fireworks on the […]
Please join us at the “Walking Taco” Stand on on July 4th in the parking lot of Dr. Moriarty’s dental office. Our stand will open at 9AM until we sell out. Walking Tacos are being sold to raise money for the DAN MCDONALD NEW LUNGER TEAM for the Lost Lake Race on August 23. If you don’t know what walking tacos are— […]
PUBLIC WELCOME! Catch up with your fellow racers and friends while you fuel up for the big day! Featuring pasta with meat or veggie sauce, green salad, fresh rolls from Great Harvest Bread Co., dessert and beverage Thursday, July 3rd, 5:00-7:00 PM Seward High School $10 per plate ~Pasta feed sponsored by Seward Nordic Ski Club~ All proceeds […]
State of Alaska Joint Press Release - June 27, 2014 JUNEAU — The Alaska departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Health and Social Services (DHSS) have received results from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on radiation testing of Alaska seafood. The results confirm information from federal, State and international agencies that seafood in the North Pacific and Alaska waters […]
AVTEC held a graduation for students in the Culinary and Heavy Equipment/Diesel programs on June 20. Congratulations!
Photos contributed by Jason Aigeldinger – What started out as a day with a heavy downpour, residents and affiliates of the Moose Pass Sportsmen’s Club continued on with their annual Moose Pass Summer Solstice Festival in full spirits. But as happy festival-goers filed in, the gray skies lifted and the mountain tops exposed their white peaks of fresh snow. The festivities […]
LIVE MUSIC! GREAT FOOD! BEER GARDEN! BAKE SALE! VENDORS! MUGS & T-SHIRTS! AUCTION! RAFFLE! CARNIVAL! LOTS OF FUN FOR EVERYONE! ———————————————————————- MOOSE PASS Summer Solstice Festival June 21st & 22nd, 2014 MUSIC FOR SATURDAY the 21st Gill Hernandez Noon – 12:30PM Pretty Damn Close Band 12:30 – 2PM […]
CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation Press Release - Overnight guests at the newly renovated Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge on Alaska’s remote Fox Island now have the opportunity to not only enjoy the local wild salmon on their plate, but also learn how to prepare the salmon belly. In an interactive cooking class, lodge chefs teach guests about wild Alaska seafood, specifically the five types of […]
1st Friday Art Walk June 6th 2014 6-8 p.m. Alaska SeaLife Center: KC Crowley~A series focused on plankton and very small larval fish & invertebrates that make up the bulk of the oceans biomass.Starbird Studio: Melissa Guernsey~Crazy Moose studios hand crafted ceramics & Northern Aurora Flute Ensemble Serendipity Alaska: Shar Anderson~Handmade, one of a kind sea-grass baskets, bookmarks, zipper pulls Ranting Raven: Stephanie Leprowse~Alaskan Glass […]
Saturday, June 21 is the Summer Solstice Music Festival sponsored by the Kenai Peninsula 4-H’ers! 4-H will be showcasing the Alaska String Band as well as other local musicians at Diamond M Ranch on K-Beach Road. The festival activities begin at noon and run until midnight. A BBQ serving 4-H meat will be one of many food vendor booths available. Come enjoy the longest day of […]
By Jason Aigeldinger for SCN – Chinooks owners Captain Dan Butts and Lori LeMaster are about to take local beverage culture to the next level. Literally. Earlier this month, the couple opened the Cask and Compass Bar, located on the second floor of the popular restaurant situated in the Seward small boat harbor. Patrons can expect unobstructed views of the […]