Category: KPB

Family Story Time and Chili Feed, 4pm, today Oct 8th

Family Story Time and Chili Feed, 4pm, today Oct 8th

Join us at 4pm today at the Seward Community Library Museum for a family story time. Featuring Roger Fuson, a member of the Anchorage Storytellers’ Guild. Public is invited to attend, all children must have a parent/adult with them. Following family story time will be a chili feed and baked […]

Back-to-School Healthy: A Community Effort

Back-to-School Healthy: A Community Effort

The Back-to-School Healthy Campaign, hosted by Seward Community Health Center (SCHC), is a collaborative effort of community organizations, businesses, and practitioners coming together to ensure a brighter, safer, healthier future for our children. Now in its third year, this successful campaign has provided backpacks and school supplies to over 400 […]

Books to the Bush

Books to the Bush

This September, The Friends of the Seward Library mailed out 257 pounds of used children’s books to five remote villages. Two years ago, after the used book sale, the Friends put out the call for a need for children’s books. We received a message from Marci Treadwell, a Seward small […]

Unofficial Election Results for Seward/Lowell Point

Unofficial Election Results for Seward/Lowell Point

Here are the unofficial election results for the October 4, 2016 election for Seward/Lowell Point 29-170: Board of Education – East Peninsula District 6 Lynn Hohl        296 Write-Ins         10   Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board – Seat C Jessica Gal       263 Write-Ins         3   Seward Bear Creek Flood […]

KPB School District Survey

KPB School District Survey

Submitted by Kenai Peninsula School District – NEWS RELEASE Do you care about educational and resource needs in the KPBSD? Soldotna, September 12, 2016—KPBSD requests parents, staff, students in 6th grade and above, and community members to provide personal opinions and input about educational and resource needs in the diverse […]

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning. A public library card is a ticket to free […]

Hazardous Waste Collection Day, Saturday Sept. 24

Hazardous Waste Collection Day, Saturday Sept. 24

Hazardous Waste Collection Day Saturday, September 24, 2016 8:00 am – 5:00 pm ADT Seward Transfer Facility 3200 Dimond Seward, AK All Ages Free to households; fees charged to commercial disposers Contact NRC Alaska (877) 375-5040 to pre-register and for specific questions Kenai Peninsula Borough Solid Waste Dept (907) 262-9667 for general questions This event […]

Absentee In Person Voting Starts Monday

Absentee In Person Voting Starts Monday

Absentee In Person voting for the City of Seward and Kenai Peninsula Borough Municipal Election begins Monday, September 19, 2016 in City Hall. Voting will be in the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor. Voting hours are from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday from now through October […]

SBCFSA Work Session & Regular Mtg 9/12/16

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session followed by a regular meeting Monday, September 12th at 6:00 pm, at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The work session topic will be SBCFSA FY17 State Capital Improvement […]

Seward City Council recap and pregame

Seward City Council recap and pregame

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News — Before the most recent city council meeting, on August 22, Gov. Bill Walker had yet to visit Seward and Exit Glacier was in the process of washing away. On the morning of a Special City Council meeting, below is recap of August’s final council meeting […]

Refuge to Open Wood Cutting Permit Areas

Refuge to Open Wood Cutting Permit Areas

In reply refer to: 16-014 NEWS RELEASE August 23, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kenai National Wildlife Refuge TELEPHONE: (907) 262-7021 Email: kenai@fws.gov SUBJECT: Refuge Open Wood Cutting Permit Areas The Kenai National Wildlife Refuge (Refuge) is offering personal use firewood permits for the Ski Hill Road, Funny River Road, and […]

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training offered

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training offered

The Kenai Peninsula Borough, Office of Emergency Management is pleased to announce that the next Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) team training will be held beginning Friday August 26 through September 1 in Seward.  This course  is designed to prepare residents that do not have prior emergency response background on […]