Open to all Middle School Age kids and their families and FREE!!! You have two opportunities to come learn about the Sqord Booster and how you can get one for free. Wednesday, September 2nd @ 5:30 (Tonight!) Saturday, September 5th @ 11:30 Both events are held in the Community Room of the Seward Community Library. “The Sqord Booster is the […]
Press Release from Seward Police Department: Per the Chief of Police, the Seward Airport will be closed to all waterfowl hunting until September 3rd. Even though Waterfowl season opens September 1st, the marshlands at the airport will be closed to hunting until September 3rd. Reminder that to go hunting at the Airport, you need to have a City Hunting […]
Stylin’ Stitches Youth Soccer League Season came to a close Wednesday (August 12th) on a beautiful sunny day. Hopefully everybody had a blast! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everybody who made the season a success. Thanks to Stylin’ Stitches for providing over 110 beautiful soccer jerseys and socks and giving the Kids a reason to get outside […]
SPRD Bulletin… Adult Competitive Volleyball League Season begins Sep 16th – Dec 9th playing every Wednesday at the High School. Sign up your team today for some friendly competition. Call Robert Perea at 224-4054 or email email@example.com. Adult Basketball League First game tip-off: Tue, Oct 6 and Sports & Rec gym games every Tues and Thurs night Oct 6 […]
Lost Lake Run 2015 Race Results: https://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-16136
The Lost Lake Run is now less than a week away. In prior email updates we have provided information on Parking, Busing to the Starting Line, Running vs. Walking, and Trail Safety. If you have not had a chance to review this information, the links to these updates can be found on the Lost Lake Run facebook page (link below). […]
Seward Chamber of Commerce Release – WIN BIG ! 60th Annual Seward Silver Salmon Derby Daily Update ! Seward, Alaska August 12, 2015 The BIG FISH IS STILL OUT THERE! TAGGED FISH TOO! LOOKING FORWARD TO A HUGE WEEKEND ON THE WATER IN SEWARD!!! August 12, 2015 Daily Derby Standings: LEADER BOARD TOP TEN RANKING Kelly Landry Weight: […]
Eric Johnson of Seward took second place in the Men’s 50-mile Resurrection Pass Race that took place on Saturday, August 8, with a time of 7:36:41. In the Men’s 100-mile Resurrection Pass Race, Seward runner Joe Nyholm took second place with a time of 20:31:06. For more information about this year’s Resurrection Pass Race, read the Peninsula Clarion here: http://m.peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-08-08/widman-takes-second-in-resurrection-50-miler#gsc.tab=0
SPRD Bulletin… Softball: The Competitive League softball season came to a close Sun, August 2nd . Seward Brewery took home the Championship trophey. Seward Insurance too 2nd and the Hammer Heads 3rd. The Sportsmanship Award was presented to team Exit Glacier Guides. All games that were played were very even in terms of skill and scores, kudos to all […]
Famed Seward coach, social studies teacher and athletic director Roger Steinbrecher was inducted into the AASA Alaska School Activities Association (AASA) High School Hall of Fame Sunday, August 2nd at the Hilton Hotel in Anchorage. His family, friends and several colleagues from Seward High School were there to celebrate and honor a man they loved and miss. Steinbrecher was one […]
Seward Parks and Recreation hosted Seward’s 4th Adventure Challenge Sat, July 25th. Tri-athletes from around the state paddled 5 miles on Kenai Lake, ran 6 miles on the Iditarod trail (Long Lake) to Meridian trailhead then hopped on their bikes and rode 15 miles to the finish line at the Wellington picnic area. Congrats to all the competitors! Everyone crossed […]
Press Release – Seward’s local rowing club, Kenai Crewsers, traveled to Wasilla last weekend for the Moose Nugget Regatta on Wasilla Lake in Newcomb Park. The Moose Nugget is hosted by Anchorage Rowing Association and is a two day event with dozens of 1000 meter sprint races in many different categories. Four rowing clubs were represented, besides ARA and KCRC, […]
The 12th annual Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club Golf Tournament was held on Saturday, July 18th at the Birch Ridge Golf Course in Soldotna. Sixty golfers helped raise over $4,000.00 for the High School’s sports programs. Under sunny blue skies the golfers had fun in the best ball tournament, enjoyed a picnic lunch afterwards, and received prizes donated by the […]
The Bookin for Books trail race is back this year, offering two race options; 3.8 miles from Divide (Mi.12) to Grayling or 6.4 miles from Primrose to Grayling Lake Trailhead. Come run an enchanting and rolling trail through the Chugach Mountains to benefit the Seward/Moose Pass Imagination Library, bringing free books to children ages 1-5. Training for the Tri-harder-athon? Come run […]
By Heidi Zemach for SCN- SEWARD, Alaska – Ava Nappi, a cute little redheaded Seward girl stood at the finish line of the 88th July 4th Mount Marathon Race with her big sister and mother, watching the sweaty, muscular men’s racers arrive. How did she do in her own kids’ race? “I won!” says Ava, her beam spreading through her happy, freckled […]
By Steve Fink for SCN – To see just the highlights of the 2015 Mount Marathon Race in pictures, go here. Seward City News, with the support of Seward Brewing Company, was able to shoot over 3,500 pictures for this year’s event. In the image gallery below you will find 888 pictures of a large portion of the 2015 Mount Marathon […]
Mini Mt. Marathon Race Winners 2015 6 Year Old Girls 1st Ava Nappi – Seward, AK 2nd Tagan Rinner – Anchorage, AK 3rd Grace Fleming – Seward, AK 6 Year Old Boys 1st Tiazano Nelson – Anchorage, AK 2nd Zachary Seekins – Fairbanks, AK 3rd Shamus Kelly – Anchorage, AK 5 […]
The 12th annual Booster Club Golf Tournament will be July 18th at the Birch Ridge Golf Course in Soldotna. The tournament is a best ball scramble with an 8am shotgun start. This format makes it fun for golfers of all levels. Cost of the tournament is $100, which includes the longest drive contest, the closest to the pin contest and […]
If you have not yet seen “Paddle to Seattle”, an adventure comedy kayaking movie, created by our own Josh Thomas and JJ Kelley… then you’re missing out! Come to the FREE screening of this incredibly entertaining movie on Wednesday night (July 8) at the Rae Building in downtown Seward. Put on by the Seward Paddling Association, and hosted by Josh […]
By Steve Fink for SCN – Below is the highlights reel for this year’s Mount Marathon Race. Seward City News, with the support of Seward Brewing Company, was able to shoot over 3,500 pictures for this event. Beneath this summary you will find an image gallery that displays just a fraction of these images; the shots of some of the top runners […]
The mount marathon results are available in near via the Seward Chamber of Commerce and Skinny Raven Sports. Click this link: http://mmr.seward.com/news/live-race-results Return to SCN later for more coverage and lots of photos of runners and more.
Don’t forget the Nordic Ski Club pasta feed on July 3rd from 5-7PM at the Seward Middle School. See more information here: http://sewardcitynews.com/2015/06/mt-marathon-race-pasta-feed-july-3/ Also, the Mount Marathon Race awards ceremony will be held on July 4th at the AVTEC gym beginning at 6PM.
The Alaska SeaLife Center is hosting its 17th Annual 5K Wildlife Rescue Run/Walk on Saturday, August 1. This fundraiser supports the rescue and rehabilitation mission of the Center’s Wildlife Response Program. The race route follows a generally flat course along the scenic Seward waterfront. Pre-register at www.alaskasealife.org Race Day Schedule Registration and check-in begins at 9:00 am. Walkers start […]
Click here for the registration form: http://www.cityofseward.us/DocumentCenter/View/2405.