Sports

Frost Crystals Destabilize Snow

Winter sports are here!

By Allison Sayer for Seward City News – The snow sports season has begun on the Kenai Peninsula and in Girdwood. Snow cover in many areas remains light, but Alaskans are still getting out into the Chugach National Forest and surrounding areas. Alyeska Resort opened officially on Thanksgiving weekend. Ted’s […]

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

The following article was written by Seward High School student Kendyl Morris.  Kendyl is a staff writer for the online news source SHS Today. Please check out the site to view additional volleyball pictures and a video interview with four-year varsity player Tia Miranda. http://shstoday.org/ Throughout the 2016 season, the […]

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

2016 Peninsula All Conference Awards Offensive Player of the Year — Mike Wilps, Seward. Coach of the Year — Kelly Cinereski, Seward. Peninsula Conference 1st Team Offense Awards Halfbacks — Michael Wilps, Seward. Tight end — Rhett Sieverts, Seward. Center — Kjell Nilson, Seward. Peninsula Conference 2nd Team Offense Awards Fullback — Nick Woodard, Seward. […]

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

Seward, AK – Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) announces public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym or Student Services Center effective next Tuesday, November 15:  New to customers will be an 8 am opening for morning work outs.  Also new this fall will be the reduction in the number […]

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Changes Race Registration Period and Adds Fifty Junior Racer Spots for 2017 The Mt. Marathon Race Committee has approved several changes that will take effect in the 2017 Mt. Marathon Race ®. In the first notable change, registration for the 90 th Mt. Marathon Race ® will begin […]

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

Seward Parks & Recreation Department will be opening the AVTEC Gym at 519 Fourth Avenue sporadically while the City moves supplies and recreation equipment back into the customer service window.  Openings will coincide with Adult Basketball League schedules, or every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6 pm to 9 pm.  […]

Tough Playoff Loss After Unprecedented Season

Tough Playoff Loss After Unprecedented Season

By Spencer Burgin for Seward City News – The Seward Seahawk’s unprecedented season ended Saturday with a disappointing 44-6 home loss to the Houston Hawks in the State of Alaska small school semifinals. Unprecedented because this was Seward’s first conference championship team, and the first to play in a home […]

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin…  Letter of Thanks Seward Parks and Recreation would like to graciously thank Earl Kloster for the generous donation of a sectional sofa to the Middle and High Schoolers at the Teen Rec Room. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. Thank you, from all of us!   Halloween Carnival The […]

James Mitchell wins McCarthy Half Marathon

James Mitchell wins McCarthy Half Marathon

Submitted by Erin Carola – James Mitchell, 26, of Seward won the McCarthy Half Marathon held over Labor Day weekend in the remote town of McCarthy. The end of the road race is a fundraiser for the non-profit Wrangle Mountains Center. According to their website “the Wrangell Mountains Center provides […]